Information Details as per MCI Norms
CME, Conferences and academic activities conducted by institution

Medical Education Unit - Click Here
The Objective is to train all the teaching faculty of CHRI in teaching methodology and to provide updates in the field of medicine in the form of continuing medical education. The Responsibilities include conduct of Workshops in Medical Education Technology for the faculty of CHRI in close co-ordination with MEU of CMC, Vellore which is the MCI designated Regional Centre and co-ordinate CME/FDP/ CSM / Invited Guest Lectures at CHRI.

Continuing Medical Education
Patients deserve the best- educated doctors. The Medical Education Unit (MEU) of Chettinad Hospital & Research Institute offers relevant and practice-based Continuing Medical Education (CME) to health care professionals in an effort to deliver safe and high-quality patient care and also to meet the requirements for licensure and certification. Schedule includes

  1. Weekly CME Programme on all Fridays between 2 and 3 pm
  2. Clinical Society Meetings on all Wednesdays between 2 and 3 pm
  3. Invited Guest lectures by eminent speakers from India and abroad

The lectures are uploaded onto the Learning Management System so as to benefit the faculty and students.

List of
CME 2012 CSM 2012 Guest Lectures 2012
CME 2013 CSM 2013 Guest Lectures 2013
CME 2014 CSM 2014 Guest Lectures 2014

Faculty Development Programme
The basic course workshops in Medical Education Technologies (MET) to train the in- house teaching faculty in the principles and application of education technology in medical education are conducted biannually under the aegis of Christian Medical College, Vellore, which is our MCI recognized regional centre for national faculty development programme. These workshops aim at developing knowledge and skills in teaching and learning, student assessment and curriculum development among the learner teachers. Faculty members are also nominated by the college to attend the basic and advanced workshops at the Regional Centre.

Total no of faculty trained – Click Here
List of Faculty Trained At Regional Centre – Click Here
List of Faculty Trained At CHRI- Click Here

Research Methodology Workshops
Conducted biannually for Post graduate students, PhD scholars and interested faculty

International, National and Regional Conferences – Click here
In an effort to bring home expertise from far and wide, CHRI hosts various conferences/CME/ Symposia/ Seminars. Mini Auditorium can accommodate 375 and Sigappi Achi Convention Centre, a marvel that blends tradition with modern architecture, can accommodate about 1200. These auditoria are fully equipped with modern audiovisual gadgets and provide an ideal milieu for hosting large gatherings. Sigappi Achi Convention Centre was awarded the global award for the best interior design and architecture I April 2012 by the international magazine for architecture and interior design.

Sensitisation/ Awareness Programmes - Click here
Meetings are conducted periodically to sensitize and create awareness among nurses, technicians and administrators on topics of healthcare importance.

Special Events/Celebrations - Click here
CHRI makes it a point to commemorate special days and important health days by conducting contests/events for students, staff and the public.


Medical Education (CME)
Clinical Society Meeting (CSM)
Invited Guest Lectures
Faculty Development Programme (FDP)
Yet to be conducted

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