Medical fraternity today are faced with a rapidly growing body of knowledge due to newer discoveries and research. Continuing medical education is essential if they want to keep abreast of scientific advances and new insights into diseases.
Recent GOI /MCI notification regarding establishment of additional medical colleges and one Medical College for each district in the country will create severe shortage of competent faculty in each subject. AHPI will endeavor to address this issue and take up the matter with Government / MCI after obtaining conscious view of all member stake holders. Age of medical teachers /faculty needs to be increased to 70 years.