Indian Medical Association

Covid-19: Union Health Minister to hold meeting with Indian Medical Association today

On Saturday, Mandaviya said that the government has been working to control the spread of Covid-19 and urged the people to wear masks and follow covid appropriate behaviour.

published on : 26th December 2022

PG doctors of MCH to hold 12-hour strike, IMA extends support

It also warned of strike spreading to other locations if the department failed to take deterrent steps.

published on : 25th November 2022

MBBS in regional language will limit knowledge: Doctors

According to Dr J A Jayalal, former national president of the Indian Medical Association, Shah may have said the abilities of students would "enhance" but, on the contrary, it may deter their growth.

published on : 21st November 2022

IMA defends Haryana MBBS students

The police action on the protest has also been slammed by the medical fraternity, including various associations like the Federation of All India Medical Association.

published on : 10th November 2022

Tamil Nadu: Drive focuses on doctors’ role in POCSO cases

While doctors are often the first to flag POCSO cases, they are less equipped to handle them, pointed out experts during a Child Sexual Abuse and POCSO Act programme in Tiruchy on Sunday.

published on : 10th October 2022

'Ramdev can’t abuse allopathy doctors': SC comes down hard on Yoga Guru 

The remarks were made by the top judge while considering a petition represented by IMA accusing Ramdev of running smear campaigns against vaccination drives and modern allopathic medicines.

published on : 24th August 2022

Baba Ramdev can't abuse doctors and systems: SC 

“It’s better if you restrain accusing other systems,” CJI told Solicitor General Tushar Mehta. 

published on : 23rd August 2022

Risk for doctors in line of pandemic duty

The ministry said in the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday that it did not have data on the number of doctors who have died across the country due to Covid-19.

published on : 27th July 2022

Indian Medical Association-Andhra Pradesh sounds caution over monkeypox

The WHO says that smallpox vaccines are about 85 percent effective in preventing monkeypox.

published on : 25th July 2022

Gujarat: 30,000 doctors observe strike over rules on hospital glass facades, ICUs on ground floor

The Gujarat HC had recently directed the state government to make sure ICUs in private hospitals were situated on the ground floor.

published on : 23rd July 2022

Kerala hospitals revisit arrangements for Covid treatment as cases increase

IMA discusses spurt; primary focus on precautionary steps, testing and bed arrangements.

published on : 14th June 2022

IMA seeks postponement of NEET-PG exam, writes to Mandaviya

The IMA said the NEET-PG 2021 was held 5 months after the scheduled date in September 2021.

published on : 12th May 2022

A concoction called life

This Ugadi, I’m introspecting on what the global citizen’s behaviour is and I want people to be aware of how connected we are to nature because we ‘are’ nature.

published on : 2nd April 2022

Having potbelly adds to risk of Covid, say experts as NFHS report cites high prevalence of obesity in Kerala

Although some people find it hard to lose weight due to various reasons, diet and physical activities play vital roles in making a difference, according to doctors. 

published on : 14th March 2022

IMA urges PM to accommodate Ukraine-returned medical students in Indian colleges

This will also need the validation of certificate from relevant authorities so that the students' progression in Ukraine is permissible in Indian medical schools, the IMA said in the letter.

published on : 4th March 2022

NMC Bill: IMA protest receives mixed response in Karnataka

The protest is against the National Medical Commission Bill that will be tabled in the Parliament on Saturday.

published on : 28th July 2018

National Medical Council Bill: Indian Medical Association members, doctors observe token strike

IMA Secretary Dr V Rajesh Babu said that they are against the NMC Bill because out of the 25 members of NMC, only five members are elected members and the representation to the states are unequal.

published on : 28th July 2018

OPD services in private hospitals to be hit today as doctors protest National Medical Commission Bill

The doctors in the State and across the country will be suspending the routine service of the outpatient department between 6 am and 6 pm, but emergency and critical services will continue to operate

published on : 2nd January 2018

Indian Medical Association protest against NMC bill may hit services in private hospitals

Services at OPDs of many private hospitals may be hit by the protest, but emergency and critical services will remain open.

published on : 1st January 2018

IMA opposes formation of new body to replace Medical Council of India

The 25-Commission, with only five elected members, will not regulate the medical education in the country.

published on : 16th December 2017
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