CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION WORKSHOPS

Toxicology: Managing Toxicological Emergencies

Vidyanta Skills Institute conducted a two-day Master Class & Workshop (HMC Accreditation No - HMC/2018/1036(i))


Topic: Toxicology: Managing Toxicological Emergencies

Date: 24 & 25 Jun 2018

Time: 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Venue: Medanta - The Medicity Hospital, Gurugram

Accredited by:  Haryana Medical Council & Indian Society of Toxicology

Credit Hours:  Eleven (11) hours


The aims of the Master Class & Workshop were:

· To inspire medical professionals to give absolute best care to the clients

· To enhance skills and add-on to the existing knowledge.


Target Audience

The target audience for the Master Class & Workshop was practicing doctors and professors of medical colleges involved with ER, ICU, Forensics and internal medicine. The doctors were from various hospitals throughout India.


- Sharda University, Greater Noida

- Medanta - The Medicity Hospital, Gurugram

- Artemis Hospital, Gurugram

- AIIMS, Rishikesh & New Delhi

- District Hospital, Kollam, Kerala

- Sikkim Manipal Institute of Medical Sciences, Gangtok

- SP Medical College, Bikaner

- Govt. Medical College, Nizamabad, Telangana

- ESI Medical College, Faridabad

- Fortis Hospital, Vasant Kunj

- Dr. Sulaiman Al Habib Medical Group, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

- Indira Gandhi Hospital, Korba, Chhattisgarh

- IQ City Medical College, Durgapur, West Bengal

- PGIMS, Rohtak


Hands-on Practice Stations

Hands-on Practice Stations were with mid-fidelity mannequins and educational handouts with take home messages to make the participants/delegates understanding more effective. Various stations were arranged for hands-on practice in mid-fidelity simulation lab of ECG, CPR, airway management,poisonous plants & antidotes, IV infusion, NG tube insertion and CVP insertion.