CORK, 14 JAN 2017 – On Saturday 14 January 2017, 9.00 am – 5.00 pm, Mega Tutorial for final and fourth year of Medical students in Ireland was organized by IKRAM United Kingdom and Medical Initiative Ireland. This large scale tutorial was organized to provide a medium for Medical students to practice clinical skills and receive teachings from highly specialised and respected doctors from various specialities.
The Mega Tutorial involved 76 participants and 10 Medical Doctors, and it was done in rotation-based tutorial where 7 groups of participants rotated to different stations. In the morning, the session started with two lectures regarding motivational ideas and Assessment in Medicine by Dr Ikhwan Marion and Cardiology by Dr Saadah Sulong in the main auditorium. There were 7 stations involved; Haematology, Respiratory, Hepatology, Infectious Disease, Neurology, Endocrinology and Cardiology. The tutorial session finished at 4.30 pm and was followed by a last lecture on Gastrointestinal Bleeding by Dr Najmi Nawawi.
The Mega Tutotial received positive feedbacks from participants and tutors. We hope that this event benefits the participants and we are delighted to run the event again next year.
Nur Bashirah Abu Hassan Shaari
JK Media IKRAM UKE