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:
Health promotion coordinator
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 license to practice from MMDC and in effect from Feb 13, 2016 it would bean offense, punishable by law to practice in Maldives without a license.
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.