Academics
DIPLOMA OF NATIONAL BOARD OF EXAMINATIONS (DNB):
Aim and Objectives: The DNB Program is conducted by the National Board of Examinations was established with the prime objective of improving the quality of the Medical Education by elevating the level and establishing standards of post graduate examinations in modern medicine on an all India basis. The Diplomate qualifications awarded by the National Board of Examinations have been equated with the postgraduate and post doctorate degrees awarded by other Indian Universities by the Government of India, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare; vide their notifications issued from time to time (Annexure III). The holders of Board's qualification awarded after an examination are eligible to be considered for specialists post in any Hospital other than a training/teaching institution.
POST-GRADUATION DIPLOMA IN CLINICAL CARDIOLOGY (PGDCC):
Aim and Objectives: IGNOU established a program dedicated to train large numbers of medical graduates to deal effectively with early recognition, management and prevention of common cardiovascular diseases and associated diseases like diabetes mellitus, hypertension.
The preventive and treatment modalities should be timely and reach large sections of society who are in the non-urban and rural areas. The training will help in earlier access to patient care following "heart attacks" and common conditions like "heart failure" and "hypertension". This will also result in timely referrals where indicated and emphasize primary and secondary prevention.
The course will help provide a significant number of doctors with training in Basic Cardiology and bridge the present gap to more advanced MD, DM and DNB training where access to training programs is severely restricted.
The Bhagawan Mahaveer Jain Heart Centre-Vivus Group is an accredited study centre for this course.
DIPLOMA COURSE IN NON INVASIVE CARDIOLOGY:
Aim and Objectives: Vivus spells the emergence of a new dimension in the field of health care by blending together the vast experience of it's medical professionals, personalized care and new age technology.
With the ever increasing incidence of heart disease in India and an increased demand for healthcare services this course was started with the aim of having qualified and trained technologists in the field of Non Invasive Cardiology. With the progress of technology and more Health care centres coming up, the requirement of trained personnel in the field of Non Invasive Cardiology to provide efficient service is of utmost importance.
CARDIAC TECHNOLOGIES COURSE FOR MEDICAL PRACTITIONERS:
Aim and Objectives: Vivus-BMJ Heart Centre is offering 'Cardiac Technologies Course for Medical Practitioners' as a part of their commitment to continual quality improvement in the medical field and improve the quality of life that patients seek.