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MMA elections 2016

Following candidates have applied President – Dr Abdulla Niyaf Vice president – Dr Ali Shahid Mohamed / Dr Mohamed Shaheel Executive Secretary – Dr Mohamed Shaneez Najmy Deputy secretary – Dr Mohamed Rifshan Ismail Treasurer – Dr Ahmed Zooshan Spokes person – Dr Aishath Eleena Scientific Secretary – Dr Ibrahim Shiham Academic Secretary – Dr … Continue reading

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 … Continue reading

MMDC re-registration

MMDC (Maldivian Medical & Dental Council) requires all doctors working at present to be re registered. Article 58 of the Health Care Professionals Act 2015 states that all the medical/dental practitioners in Maldives should be registered in MMDC. In addition, article 51 of the Act, states that its mandatory for health practitioners to obtain a … Continue reading

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 … Continue reading

APLS – 13th to 15th August 2015

Advance Paediatric Life Support (APLS)was organised by the Paediatric chapter of MMA under the directorship of Dr. Jeremy Raftos, paediatric emergency physician, women’s and children’s hospital, Adelaide.  APLS covers various aspects of emergency paediatrics including resuscitation, illness and injury. It is a 3 day course from 13th to 15th August 2015. The support content of … Continue reading

Prayers for the doctor lost at Fuvahmulah 

Our prayers are with the family of Dr Khalid Yoosuf who has gone missing while snorkelling in Fuvahmulah. With Allah’s blessings may he be found safe and sound.. May Allah give the family strength at this difficult time. 

Happy Nurses day to all the Nurses

On this joyous occasion of Nurses’ Day, We wish to extend the days warm greetings & express our appreciation for the dedication & hard work the nurses do day in & day out as health providers, health educators & caregivers. Nurses: A Force for Change: Care Effective, Cost Effective. 

New MMA Executive Committee for 2014-2015 Elected

A new Executive Committee for Maldivian Medical Association has been elected tonight at GBM held at IGMH.  PresidentDr. Abdulla Afeef (Paediatrican, The Clinic) Vice PresidentDr. Khaleel (Pathologist, ADK Hospital) TreasurerDr. Visham (Medical Officer, ADK Hospital) Executive SecretaryDr. Sunil, (Medical Officer, IGMH) Deputy SecretaryDr. Juman, (Medical Officer, IGMH) SpokespersonDr. Zeyba, (ER Physician IGMH) Academic SecretaryDr. Arif, (Psychiatrist, … Continue reading

MMA Maldivian Doctors’ Day 2013 News Supplement