Dr Kaiser to helm GMC Srinagar Dr Samia removed on court orders

Dr Kaiser to helm GMC Srinagar Dr Samia removed on court orders

Srinagar: Under High Court orders, the J&K Government on Friday removed Dr Samia Rashid as Principal, Government Medical College (GMC) Srinagar, and appointed Dr Kaisar Ahmed Kaul as interim head till the time the post is filled up. The court today directed Dr Samia Rashid to stop functioning as Principal GMC and the Registrar Judicial […]

Why is Principal of GMC Srinagar still continuing on the post, HC asks govt

Why is Principal of GMC Srinagar still continuing on the post, HC asks govt

Srinagar: The J&K High Court on Tuesday asked the Chief Secretary/ Commissioner Secretary of the state to answer under whose authority/ orders the current Principal of Government Medical College (GMC) Srinagar, whose appointment was overturned by the High Court, was continuing on the post. The court while taking on record the affidavit filed by Principal […]

JK Bank signs MoU with GMC Srinagar for upgradation of Banking infrastructure

JK Bank signs MoU with GMC Srinagar for upgradation of Banking infrastructure

Srinagar: J&K Bank and Government Medical College Srinagar today signed an MOU for upgradation of Banking infrastructure and services in the GMC Srinagar and its associated hospitals in the Bank’s Corporate Headquarters here today. The MOU was signed by Principal GMC Dr. Samia Rashid and Banks Zonal Head for Kashmir Central 1 Ms TabassumNazir in […]

GMC Principal Row: Choudary moves contempt petition, court seeks department response

GMC Principal Row: Choudary moves contempt petition, court seeks department response

SRINAGAR: The J&K High Court Tuesday sought response from Commissioner Secretary, Health & Medical Education Department (H&ME) after a contempt petition was moved stating that the court orders directing temporary arrangement for running affairs of Government Medical College (GMC) was not followed. The court had on February 28 overturned appointment of principal GMC and directed […]

Govt directs GMC Sgr to discard flood-hit equipment without delay

Govt directs GMC Sgr to discard flood-hit equipment without delay

Srinagar: The J&K Government has asked the administration of all hospitals associated with Government Medical College Srinagar to discard all flood-affected equipment and devices immediately. Last week, Kashmir Reader carried a story highlighting failure of the government to clear a huge junk of “condemned” machines from associated hospitals of GMC Srinagar even after more than […]

Prevention is Better than Cure!

Prevention is Better than Cure!

The Government Medical College (GMC) Srinagar has published a new study, “Spectrum of Pediatric Tuberculosis in Kashmir Valley”, which calls for urgent action and mass screening to protect children from tuberculosis (TB) in Kashmir. Although the research has been conducted in a hospital setting, the results have highlighted an alarming prevalence of TB among children […]

Cancer centre in ruins at GMC Srinagar

Cancer centre in ruins at GMC Srinagar

Srinagar: The cancer treatment centre run by the Radiation Oncology Department at Government Medical College (GMC) Srinagar has been left in ruins by the government following delays in its upgradation process. According to sources, the delay in the expansion work at the Radiation Oncology Department has severely affected the treatment facilities for hundreds of cancer […]

On Open Book Examinations

On Open Book Examinations

SHAH KHALID In the previous academic session, the Government Medical College GMC), Srinagar started a new pattern of Medical Examination by introducing in the Pre-final MBBS tests. This was the first such Medical Examination being conducted here in Kashmir, and it promotes “higher order skills” in students and attempts to discourage rote learning. The reference […]

No scrutiny in GMC Srinagar for dubious candidates for promotions

No scrutiny in GMC Srinagar for dubious candidates for promotions

Srinagar: Government Medical College (GMC) Srinagar is yet to come up with a policy to scrutinize credentials of in-service candidates for their promotion to technical posts. In February, Principal GMC Srinagar, Dr Samia Rashid has said that they are working out a mechanism to screen degrees and diplomas of non-technical employees who are seeking promotion […]

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