Health Alert: warning to avoid exposure to smoke and fumes at today’s fire incident site.

Our thoughts are with everyone affected by today’s fire incident in Male’.

At this point in time Maldivian Medical Association would like to publicly issue an alert to avoid exposure to the smoke and fumes at the affected site. Such fumes are likely to be particularly harmful to people with pre-existing lung conditions (like Asthma, etc), the elderly and the very young.

The public are urged to take heed of the advise of MNDF Fire & Rescue and Maldives Police Service and avoid gathering near the site or areas affected by smoke and fumes.

Those living in the area are alerted to keep doors and windows closed and stay indoor to avoid exposure.

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Calling for Candidates for MMA Executive Committee for 2016

MMA announces Executive Committee Elections 2016 once again . The previous announcement was cancelled because the number of applicants for the post was not sufficient to fill the Executive Committee posts.

MMA urges applicants to come forward to lead the professional body of Maldivian Doctors in to the future.
Deadline for candidate application: 2pm – 18th February 2016

Election date & GBM date will be announced in the coming days.

Please apply for the posts of: 
President
Vice President
Executive secretary
Deputy secretary
Treasurer
Spokesperson
Academic secretary
Scientific secretary
Health promotion coordinator

This information and the application form are available on this website and our CLOSED Facebook GROUP too.

Please contact Dr Faisham (Executive Secretary) or Dr Athifa (Health Promotion Coordinator) for further information and submission of application forms.

Calling for Candidates for MMA Executive Committee for 2016

The term for the current excom has come to an end.

Elections for a new excom would be held on 12th February 2016. Those interested, please send in your applications for the following posts before 2pm of 10th February 2016.

Take pride in leading the representative body of Maldivian medical professionals.

Please apply for the posts of: 
President
Vice President
Executive secretary
Deputy secretary
Treasurer
Spokesperson
Academic secretary
Scientific secretary
Health promotion coordinator

This information and the application form are available on this website and our CLOSED Facebook GROUP too.

Please contact Dr Faisham (Executive Secretary) or Dr Athifa (Health Promotion Coordinator) for further information and submission of application forms.

World AIDS day 2015

MMA in collaboration with HPA (National AIDS program) and with the support of WHO holds a CME on 1st December 2015, to raise awareness and to end the stigma at workplace towards patients and families with HIV/AIDS.

CME was inaugurated by WHO representative to the Maldives Dr Arvind Mathur.

DGHS – Dr Sheeza Ali

President MMA – Dr Fathimath Nadhiya

Sessions were conducted by Dr Ali Nazeem, Clinical focal point, National HIV program. Dr Nazla Rafeeq, Head of Communicable disease – HPA, Mr. Abdul Hameed, Focal point – AIDS program

Participants from IGMH, HMH, VMH, ADK hospital were present at the program.

WORLD AIDS DAY 2015 (1)

Maldivian Doctor’s Day 2015

Maldivian doctors day is celebrated on 18th of April every year. This year also we have planned for various activities among health care providers including a Futsal, dodge ball and a hand ball tournament. The aim of all these activities is to highlight the importance of an active lifestyle , and to foster togetherness between the health professionals and supportive staff

In addition to this we have planned for a morning “bicycle buru” followed by breakfast (for health care workers  and supportive staff ), which will be held on 17th April in Hulhumale. The  official function to celebrate doctors day with giving away of awards  followed by dinner and entertainment will be held  on the 18th night.