On arrival H.E. Dr. Veerappa Moily, Minister of Corporate Affairs, Government of India and his team were accorded a warm welcome by the Founder President of Gulf Medical University, Mr.Thumbay Moideen. They were briefed to an audio-visual presentation followed by a tour of the University. On the tour of the University they were taken around and introduced to different medical faculties/departments and detailed about the educational pattern and the most modern and advanced equipments the University is equipped with for imparting quality education to the students.
Also, they were taken for a tour of the newly inaugurated Learning and Information Centre which houses multimedia laboratories, learning and discussion rooms and the Graduate Study Centre. The Honorable guest was highly impressed that the university had an international faculty and a student cohort from 57 countries. He appreciated the growth and the development of the university in a short span of time.
The Gulf Medical University, which is at the forefront of quality Medical and Health Sciences Higher Education in the United Arab Emirates and the GCC region, today has established another pioneering initiative with the launching of Short Term Certificate Courses by His Excellency Dr. Veerappa Moily, Minister of Corporate Affairs, Government of India earlier in the day in the Information and Learning Centre of the University. The launch of the Short Term Courses was carried out in the presence of the President of GMU, Provost Professor Gita Ashok Raj, Prof. Meenu Cherian, Assistant Director-CCE & CO and other Deans of the University.
The newly launched short term certificate courses (10 months) are Dental Assistant, Medical Assistant-Laboratory, Medical Assistant-Administration, Nurse Assistant, Medical Assistant-Clinical, Physical Therapy Assistant, Pharmacy Assistant, Introduction to Health careers, Clinical Nutrition, Medical Billing and Coding, Medical Insurance Billing, Phlebotomy, Certificate in Medical Terminology, Dental Office Management, Geriatrics Health Care, Nutrition for Sports and Human Performance, Legal Fundamentals of Health Care and Public Health, ECG and Rhythm Interpretation, ECG Monitor Technician, Infection Control for Non-Clinical Health Care Workers, Pharmacy Review, Pharmaceuticals Sales and Marketing, Basic Surgical Skills, Basic Arabic for Health Professionals.
To mark the high profile visit to Gulf Medical University, Ajman, a special memento was presented by Mr. Moideen to H.E. Dr. Veerappa Moily, Minister of Corporate Affairs, Government of India.
Later, the President of the Gulf Medical University, Mr.Thumbay Moideen arranged for an audience between the visiting dignitary H.E. Dr. Veerappa Moily, Minister of Corporate Affairs, Government of India and H.H. Sheikh Humaid bin Rashid Al Nauimi, Member of the Supreme Council of U.A.E. and the Ruler of Ajman, United Arab Emirates and other members of the Ruler’s Court.
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