Fellowship in Fetal Medicine and Fellowship in Advanced Obstetric Ultrasound and Fetal Echo


Courses offered:

  • Fellowship in Fetal Medicine (2yrs) - 2 SEATS
  • Fellowship in Advanced Obstetric Ultrasound and Fetal Echo (1 year) - 2 SEATS
  • Fellowship in Obstetric Ultrasound (6 months) - 2 SEATS

Course highlights:

  • Integrated course structure
  • More than 1000 scans/year of direct hands on training for each candidate
  • Extensive hands on training in fetal interventions
  • Sessions on dedicated Fetal Echo training included
  • Training schedule incorporates comprehensive and end-to-end fetal and postnatal care
  • Rotational postings in the eight allied specialities related to fetal care
  • Mandatory research publications (Minimum of 2) in indexed journals by the end of the course


  • MD/DNB OBG (eligible for all courses)
  • MD/DNB Radiology (eligible for 1 year and 6 months courses)
  • DGO/DMRD (eligible for the 6 months course)

Courses commence on:

  • July 01, 2019

Last date for receipt of application:

  • April 30, 2019

Shortlisted candidates will be called for a personal interview in the first week of June.

Interested candidates may send in their CV (Single page) to
Dr. Vivek Krishnan, Head, Division of Fetal Medicine & Perinatology
Email -
Phone - 0484-2851088, 98950 71717


RUFCON 2019 - Being a Team Player in Robotic Urology Nurses’/Technicians’ Track



We are delighted to welcome you to a one-day workshop on “RUFCON-2019 - Being a Team Player in Robotic Urology Nurses’/ Technicians Track” which is going to happen along with the 3rd National Conference Of Robotic Urology Forum (RUF) at Cochin. This program is designed to enable the nurses & technicians to develop skill in handling equipments and assisting in the Robotic Urology surgeries as an active team member. It will be a golden opportunity for you to meet and interact with experts and colleagues in Robotic Uro-surgery and learn with Davinci Xi system.

Expected Participants: OT nurses/Technicians, OT supervisors, OT managers, Faculty

Awaiting KNMC credit hours. Please bring your KNMC Registration No(s)

Number of seats available: 60
Last Date of Registration: 30.03.2019
Date: 05.04.2019, Friday

Venue: Holiday Inn & Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi

For further information please contact:
Staff Development Centre, Nursing Services
Mobile no: +91 79949 99810,
Tel. No: 0484 2852336

3rd Amrita Annual Pathology Update (AAPUD 2019)


Dates : July 13 - 14, 2019

The Department of Pathology, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre (AIMS), Kochi proudly present the 3rd Amrita Annual Pathology Update (AAPUD 2019) - UPDATE ON PATHOLOGY OF GIT AND PANCREAS, to be held on 13-14th July 2019 at AIMS, Kochi.

The purpose of this 2 day academic event is to discuss various pertinent clinically relevant topics and recent updates in gastrointestinal tract and pancreas pathology through didactic talks, case based discussions/slide seminars.

Eminent international and national faculties are handpicked to lead the scientific journey.

The CME covers both neoplastic and non neoplastic pathology of GIT and pancreas and will enhance understanding of the subject with the most recent updates. The clinical input from distinguished senior faculties will help pathologists appreciate their pivotal role in the multidisciplinary team.

The Royal College of Pathologists (RCPath) has approved the CME with 14 CPD credits.


We trust this conference will bring not only new insight and knowledge, but also collaborations and friendships.

The AAPUD Team cordially welcome you to Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre (AIMS) and to Kochi.

Kindly visit to register.


Dr. Roopa Paulose
Organising Secretary

Infection Control Certification Programme for Nurses - 2019

Infection Control Certification Programme for Nurses (Distance Education)

“An intensive state of art review of infection control practices, suitable for those new to infection control or with an interest in Infection Control.”

Medical advances have brought lifesaving care to patients in need, yet many of those advances come with a risk of hospital and patients at large.

Importance of ICCP

ICCP is an endeavor towards preparation of a group of health care professionals with expertise which is essential for effective implementation of infection control practices across all health care settings. By the infection control certification program, we aim at developing specialized nurses in this field, equipped with adequate knowledge and skill needed for the maintenance of a safe hospital environment and health care delivery practices.


Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences has conducted this certification program since 2011 and has certified 375 Registered Nurses from various parts of India over 21 Batches.

Training Overview

Infection control certification program is a distance education program delivered over a period of 8 weeks with 6 days mandatory contact sessions. There shall be an examination at the end of the course and the final evaluation is based on the completed log book, written exam and viva voce. Contact classes are arranged in two sessions of 3 days each.

Training package:

This includes printed course materials, log book and lectures by experienced resource personnel and field visit during contact programs.

Eligibility for admission

  • Diploma in GNM/Post Basic BSc Nursing/BSc Nursing degree/MSc Nursing Degree
  • Has an active license from any state nursing council in India.
  • Currently working in a hospital where training related activities (Eg. Infection Control audits/surveillance etc) can be performed.

For Program Brochure & Application form:
Send mail to OR

Documents to be submitted along with an application form:

  • Passport size photo - 1
  • Self-attested copy of the qualifying examination (B.Sc Nursing/GNM/Post basic B.Sc Nursing)
  • Self-attested copy of registration certificate
  • Self-attested copy of the experience certificate
  • Original NOC from the current employer

Admission Process

  • Candidate should send the scanned image of documents (Ref. Brochure) to with respect to the programme you are planning to attend (We offer 3 training programs/ year).
  • All documents should be send to the following postal address
    Staff Development Centre,
    Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences,
    Ponekkara P.O, Kochi, Kerala- 682041
  • Applicant will receive confirmation mail followed by NOC verification with employer.


Original certificates to be produced at the time of admission


Tentative Schedule for ICCP 2019-2020

Batch no Date of programme Last date of Registration
Session 1 Session 2 Email-scanned copy Original document through post

ICCP - 22

07.02.2019 – 09.02.2019 04.04.2019 – 06.04.2019
ICCP - 23 13.06.2019 – 15.06.2019 08.08.2019 – 10.08.2019
ICCP - 24 10.10.2019 – 12.10.2019 05.12.2019 – 07.12.2019
ICCP - 25 February-2020 April-2020

Number of seats available: 25

Time: 08.00 am - 05.00 pm
Venue: Staff Development Centre (Near Amrita College of Nursing), Floor I

For further information please contact:
Staff Development Centre, Nursing Services
Mobile no: +91 79949 99810, Tel. No: 0484 2852336


Dates : February 23-24, 2019

Amrita hospital has always been in the forefront for offering the most advanced and current management strategies for all diseases.

Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi, is conducting “CME and Workshop on COPD” on 23rd February 2019 to give new insights and to refresh the current knowledge in COPD management to pulmonologists, general physicians, general practitioners and post graduates. CME is organised as a part of the inauguration of AMRITA PULMONARY REHABILITATION PROGRAMME.

In keeping with the tradition, we are also conducting a PG update programme on 24th February 2019 especially for exam-going PGs. Morning session is for clinical case discussion and in the afternoon, viva voce will be conducted by examiners from all over India.

You can anticipate an exciting programme ahead.

TCMC credit hours applied. View >> brochure

For more details, contact :

Email :
8547258738 ( Dr. Akhilesh K, Organising Secretary )
9400013217 ( Dr.Tisa Paul)
9493659212 ( Dr. Satheesh C. Reddy )

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