Andhra Medical College gets recognition for MD seats

Monday, May 23, 2016

The Union Ministry of Health and Family Planning has accorded recognition to the increased number of seats in MD psychiatry and general medicine in Andhra Medical College.

Till now, the additional seats in MD psychiatry and general medicine are under the permitted category and with the Union Government’s decision all the seats with retrospective effect have received the government’s recognition as well as of MCI said the Principal of AMC S.V.Kumar on Monday. There are seven seats in psychiatry and 16 in general medicine in Andhra Medical College/KGH.

Dr. Kumar said that AMC is one of the 10 medical colleges selected by Union Ministry of Health to implement the programme of strengthening of medical colleges’ laboratories under the Labs for Life Project The consultation meeting on the programme will be held in Missouri on Wednesday and Thursday, he said.

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