In view of growing concern over Ebola virus, which has claimed over 4,000 lives worldwide, Indian Medical Association here is working on a training and awareness programme for its members on tackling outbreak of various viral diseases.
Vowing to resort to agitation
if the state government failed to regularise doctors,
recruited on contract, in the stipulated time frame, the
Indian Medical Association (IMA), Jharkhand demanded
the demand be met at the earliest.
The one-year extension given to the
Board of Governors, which was constituted to take over the
regulatory responsibilities of now-dissolved Medical Council
of India (MCI), has caused displeasure among members of IMA.
Members of the Indian Medical
Association (IMA) on Saturday held a protest here against the
dissolution of the Medical Council of India and other
regulations with regard to medical education in the country.
The Indian Medical Association has
advised fertility clinics to ensure that they obtain the
permission of childless couples before using ova and sperm
obtained from third-party donors for IVF insemination.