QUEST - 2017, CEA
The Department of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology of Father Muller Homoeopathic Medical College in association with Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka has organized 'QUEST - 2017', a continued Education Activity on 22nd July 2017 at the Decennial Memorial Hall, Father Muller Medical College, Kankanady. The theme was "Medical Negligence and Consumer Protection Act – An Integrated Approach". It began at 9.30 a.m. with the prayer song. Dr Shivaprasad K., Principal, Father Muller Homoeopathic Medical College welcomed the gathering. He spoke about ancient medicine and stressed on the theme. The CEA – 2017 was inaugurated by lighting the lamp by the dignitaries on the dais and Dr Akhilan from the audience. Dr Uday Kumar, Medical Superintendent, Father Muller Medical College Hospital was the Chief Guest. He then emphasized on the theme of the integrated approach of Medical Negligence and Consumer Act. Rev. Fr Vincent Saldanha, Administrator, Father Muller Homoeopathic Medical College & Hospital said about the implication of laws and acts of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology in practice for AYUSH practitioners, particularly, which will help Homoeopathic students as well. Rev. Fr Richard Aloysius Coelho, Director, Father Muller Charitable Institutions gave the Presidential address. He told about the doctors who are targeted in spite of their dedicated service and said that this integrated approach of Medical Negligence and Consumer Protection will be of great help to Practitioners, Faculty and students. The vote of thanks was given by the Organizing Secretary, Dr Madona Joseph, Head of the Department of Forensic Medicine & Toxicology, FMHMC. The resource persons Dr.MAHABALESH SHETTY (Prof. & HOD , Dept. Of FMT,KSHEMA), Dr. SHERYL SOARES (Asst Prof. Dept. Of FMT, KSHEMA), Mr. MANORAJ RAJEEVA (BA,LLB, PGIRDPM, Advocate , District Govt. Pleader), Dr.SANIL KUMAR (Reader & HOD, dept of FMT, Govt. Homoeopathic medical college , Kozhikode), Dr. NAGESH K R (Prof. & HOD of FMT , Father Muller Medical College , Kankanady), and Dr. AJITH KAMATH (Asst Prof. of Dept. of Agada Tantra, Ayurveda medical college, Moodbidri) were present for the inaugural function. The Inauguration concluded with the Institution Anthem at 10.30 a.m.