NMC Seeks Input On MBBS Internship Completion for NEET PG-2024

All universities are earnestly requested to complete the Google Form. The last date for submission of information is December 25, 2023. This measure is deemed necessary to ensure that the NEET PG-2024 can proceed with accuracy and fairness. Universities are encouraged to provide accurate and up-to-date information.

Revised Admission Deadlines for Super Specialty Medical Courses for 2023-24

Moreover, recognizing the need for flexibility in the current circumstances, the authorities have extended the last date for admission to Post Graduate Super Special Courses to December 31, 2023. This extension seeks to accommodate potential candidates and streamline the admission process amid the ongoing challenges posed by the pandemic.

JN.1 Subvariant of COVID-19 Detected in Kerala

The Union Ministry of Health is actively engaged in continuous communication with the State Department of Health in Kerala, closely monitoring various points of entry. As the situation unfolds, health authorities are emphasizing the importance of adherence to safety protocols and encouraging the public to remain vigilant in preventing the spread of COVID-19.

Union Health Ministry Monitors H9N2 Outbreak in China

India is adopting a One Health approach to address public health issues comprehensively and integratively. The country has significantly strengthened its health infrastructure, particularly since the COVID-19 pandemic. Additionally, India’s surveillance and detection networks, under the Integrated Disease Surveillance Programme (IDSP), have gained valuable experience in managing challenging health situations during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Review of current status and preparedness for COVID-19

During the meeting, Secretary (Health) provided an overview of the global COVID-19 situation, with a particular emphasis on the detection of certain newer variants of the SARS-CoV-2 virus such as BA.2.86 (Pirola) and EG.5 (Eris), which have been reported internationally.