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 COURSES 2003/2004

DIPLOMA in REPRODUCTIVE MEDICINE of the   MAHIDOL UNVERSITY, BANGKOK, THAILAND

 The Course comprises:-

- An 8-month Preparatory Training jointly organized by AFPM &

 LPPKN, consisting of training materials, database learning,

 clinical attachment and weekend lectures of interactive lectures &

 training and MCQs.

- One week of intensive lectures & training for the Diploma at

   SIRIRAJ HOSPITAL, BANGKOK and

- Two-days examination at the O&G department of SIRIRAJ

   HOSPITAL, MU, Bangkok.

Course commence date:      June 2003

     Closing date:                         30.04.03

Course Fee: RM5,000/- (AFPM member), RM6,000/-- (non-member), Fees NOT inclusive of travel, boarding & lodging)

 Course Director:  Dr. H.K.Doshi

 

 

 

COURSE in SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASES/AIDS

The course, leading to Diploma, comprises a 6-month preparatory distance learning modular program, conducted by AFPM that includes laboratory training, 3-weekends of intensive training locally.  and a  4-day intensive practical training in  Hat Yai, Thailand. 

Upon successful completion of MCQs and an evaluation, participants will receive Certificate. They shall then be enrolled for the 4-week Diploma in STD and HIV Infection  of the Consortium of Thai Training Institute for STDs & Aids (COTTISA).(Candidates completing the preparatory Course in KL will be given two weeks exemption) 

Commencement of course:      May 2003

Closing date                              15.4.03

Course Fee: RM3,500/ (member),RM4,200/-(non member) for the 6-month Preparatory Course

USD1,000/- for Intensive training by COTTISSA (member)

USD250/- Examination fee by COTTISSA

(Fees does not include Transport, Board & Lodging)

(Limited to first 15 candidates)

 

 

 

 

DIPLOMA IN PRIMARY EYE CARE

Of the

TUN HUSSEIN ONN NATIONAL EYE HOSPITAL

A distance learning in 12-modules Course

Duration: 9 months consisting of 3 semesters with a 2-day weekend lectures, tutorials and evaluation at the end of each Semester. An assessment examination consisting of Written 50%, Clinical: 25% and Course work: 25% would be held at the end of the program.

DIPLOMA IN PRIMARY EYE CARE will be awarded by THONEH to successful participants.

Course Fee:            RM3,000/-(AFPM member),

        RM3,700.00 (Non-member)

Commencement date: 15th.  May 2003

Closing date: 10th. April, 2003

(Limited to first 20 candidates)

 

 

 

 

PRIMARY CARE ULTRASONOGRAPHY LEVEL 1

WHO concept of training in the use of ultrasonography as an investigative tool for early diagnosis & management in Primary Care. Jointly organized by MOH, MSUM, UMMC & AFPM.

Date of commencement: July 2003; Course Fee: RM3,500/-(member); RM4,200/- (non-member)

(Limited to 15 candidates)

 

 

 

 

  COURSE in DERMATOLOGY

The course comprises a 3-Module distance learning program, with each Module requiring an assessment by MCQ, a 2-day weekend Seminar and an examination.

The Course will cover the diagnosis, investigation and management of dermatological conditions faced in Family Practice.

Participants will receive Certificate on satisfactory completion of Course

Commencement date:            May 2003

Closing date                           15.4.03

Course Fee: RM2,000/- (member), RM2,700/- (non-member)

Course Director:  Dr. Sasidharan

 

COURSE in SEXUAL DYSFUNCTION & MEDICINE

Organized by

ASIAN COLLEGE of SEXUAL HEALTH (ACOSH)

This Course comprises of:-

- A Workshop on 10th. & 11th. April, 2003 in Bangkok by renowned

Sexologist Dr. Prakash Kothari, Professor of Sexology, University

of Bombay,

- Distance learning Module, weekend seminars by experts in the

  field and an Examination, by AFPM locally.

 

Course Fee:             RM2,000/- (AFPM member)

 RM2,700/- (Non-member)

Course Director:       Dr. H.K.Doshi

 

 

 

 

INTRODUCTORY & INTERMEDIATE COURSES in CLINICAL ELECTROCARDIOGRAPHY

Of the

INSTITUTE JANTUNG NEGARA

 

In collaboration with the

ACADEMY of FAMILY PHYSICIANS of MALAYSIA

 

The Introductory Course will be conducted in June, 2003, while the Intermediate Course will be conducted SIX months after the completion of the Introductory Course. These Courses will be held at the INSTITUTE JANTUNG NEGARA, Kuala Lumpur

 

 Closing date: 30th. April, 2003 for Introductory Course

 

 

Please inform us of the Courses you would like the Academy to conduct:

 * Practice Management?        * Writing Skills?        * Research?      * Others?    -kindly indicate!

 

Only a limited number of candidates will be accepted for each Course. Register Early!

Register your interest with:    The Academy of Family Physicians of Malaysia Room 6, 5th. Floor, MMA House,

124, Jalan Pahang, 53000 Kuala Lumpur. Tel: 03-40417735, Fax: 40425206, E-mail: afpm@po.jaring.my .

Enquiries and information may be directed to the Chairman Academic Committee  Dr. H.K.Doshi.

Tel: 32411925, H/P 012-3359369, E-mail: hemendra@tm.net.my