A team of USA based Cure International with Mr Roger Spoelman (President and CEO), Mr Brian Van Hall (Chief Operating Officer) and Mr Scott Reichenbach (Clubfoot Operations Director) visited the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College (JNMC), Aligarh Muslim University.
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Professor Naiyer Asif has been appointed as Chairman, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, J N Medical College, Aligarh Muslim University for a period of three years, vice Professor Mazhar Abbas. Professor Asif’s appointment is coming into effect today.
Dr Latif Zafar Jilani, Associate Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College (JNMC), Aligarh Muslim University recently received the second best paper award during the Dr Robert Bauze Gold Medal session held at the Asia Pacific Orthopaedic Association (APOA) Trauma and Infection Meeting at Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The award carries a cash prize of 200 US$, a certficate and a memento.
Dr Mohd Faizan, Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, JN Medical College, Aligarh Muslim University recently received the second best prize for one of his papers presented at the ‘National Clubfoot Conference,’ GB Pant Hospital, New Delhi.
Dr Faizan had presented two papers at the conference including the winning paper entitled ‘Comparison of Accelerated and Standard Ponseti methods in clubfoot management,’ for which he received Rs 3000 as prize money.
Inaugurating the UPOA PG Instructional Course 2013 organized by the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, JN Medical College, Aligarh Muslim University, Lt Gen Zameer Uddin Shah, Vice Chancellor, said that this course would be beneficial for the PG students and they will be able to use the refreshed knowledge in providing better treatment to the patients. He said that he was primarily focusing on improvement of health facility at the JN Medical College.