The Medical Education Unit is entrusted with the responsibility of organizing lectures/workshops/symposiums etc. On interdisciplinary topics with the goal of improving knowledge and skill of the faculty and residents with respect to the teaching-learning process, research methodology and allied subjects.
|Name||Designation||Position in MEU|
|Prof. (Dr.) Manimoy Bandyopadhyay||Director, IPGME&R, Professor of Anatomy||Officer-in-Charge & Chairperson, Medical Education Unit.|
|Prof. (Dr.) Piyali Das||Professor, Department of Physiology, IPGME&R||MEU Coordinator|
|Prof. (Dr.) Pijush Kumar Roy||Medical Superintendent-cum-Vice Principal, IPGME&R, Department of Otorhinolaryngology||Member|
|Prof. (Dr.) Sarbari Swaika||Professor and HOD, Emergency Medicine, IPGME&R.||Member|
|Prof. (Dr.) Mausumi Basu||Professor & Head Department of Community Medicine, IPGME&R||Member|
|Prof. (Dr.) Mamata Guha Mallick||Professor & Head, Department of Pathology, IPGME&R.||Member|
|Dr. Hiranmoy Roy||Associate Professor, Department of Anatomy, IPGME&R||Member|
|Dr. Sinjita Dutta||Associate Professor, Department of Community Medicine, IPGME&R||Member|
|Dr. Sujata Ghosh||Associate Professor, Department of Anaesthesiology, IPGME&R||Member|
|Dr. Kuntala Roy||Associate Professor, Department of Community Medicine, IPGME&R||Member|
|Mar 31- Apr 1, 2015||Sensitization and communication skills workshop for interns and junior doctors|
|April 10-11, 2015||Workshop on Research Methodology & Biostatistics|
|Sep 16, 2015||Sensitization program on good prescription practice and therapeutic adherence for interns and residents|
|Dec 10, 2015||BeLAWgical: CME on medicolegal issues|
|Mar 28, 2016||Sensitization Programme for Interns on Communication skill and allied issues|
|Jul 1-2, 2016||Workshop on Research Methodology & Biostatistics|
|Nov 13, 2016||Satellite centre of Symposium on Cardiovascular & Endocrine Disorders (in video-conferencing mode) organized by eminent cardiologist Dr. Anjan Lal Dutta|
|Mar 31-Apr 1, 2017||Workshop on Research Methodology & Biostatistics|
|Feb 20, 2017||Symposium on Thrombolytic therapy with focus on newly introduced agents.|
|Apr 11, 2017||Sensitization Programme for Interns on Communication skill and allied issues|
|Apr 17, 2017||Sensitization Programme for Interns on Communication skill and allied issues|
|Dec 4-19, 2017||Workshop on application of R software in medical research – Conducted in collboration with Department of Community Medicine.|
|Dec 12, 2017||Program on Medical Ethics supported by WBMC: For Final MBBS students.|
|Jul 28-29, 2018||Workshop on Research Methodology & Biostatistics.|
|May 4, 2018||Sensitization Programme for Interns on Communication skill and allied issues.|
|Nov 17, 2018||Clinical Skills Training Program: STEER (Stimulating to Think Enabling Excellence and Rationality). Conducted by Dr. Y. K. Amdekar and his team from Mumbai.|
|Nov 20, 2018||Guest Lecture on ‘Scope of MALDI-TOF in diagnostic field’ by Dr. Anup Kumar Ghosh, Additional Professor, Dept. of Microbiology, PGIMER, Chandigarh –Conducted in collaboration with Department of Microbiology.|
|Mar 14, 2019||Sensitization Programme for Interns on Communication skill and allied issues.|
Average of 2-3 faculty members of the institute undergo 6-day Teachers Training Course being conducted periodically by Institute of Health & Family Welfare Govt. of West Bengal since July, 2009. Currently this programme has been shortened to 4 days.
Prof. Pradip Kumar Mitra, former Director of IPGME&R, Kolkata, was faculty and Joint Coordinator of the course during his tenure. Currently Prof. Avijit Hazra, Dept. of Pharmacology, IPGME&R, is a faculty member for this course.
Convener has undergone training at 12th National Course on Educational Science & Technology, National Teacher Training Centre, Institute of Medical Sciences, Benaras Hindu University, Varanasi between Aug 23 – Sep 1, 1997. Among the other MEU members, Prof. Avijit Hazra and Prof. P. S. Chakraborty have undergone three days of training conducted by Faculty from MCI Regional Center for Medical Education Technologies, King George’s Medical University, Lucknow, between Nov 14-16, 2013 at Institute of Health & Family Welfare, Kolkata.