SOCOMER

About SOCOMER

Society for Continuing Medical Education and Research is a Registered Society under 12th Travancore-Cochin Literary, Scientific and Charitable Societies Act of 1955 on 6th September 2000 with the following major aims and objectives:-

  • To organize Continuing Medical Education programmes in various medical specialties at State, National and International level.
  • To assist medical institutes to conduct special studies and to develop research projects.
  • To plan and execute research projects in various medical institutes
  • To avail of the expertise of faculty members from various nationally and internationally reputed Universities and Institutions etc.
  • To provide thesis guidance to Under Graduate and Post Graduate Medical students, M.Sc. Nursing students and Paramedical students.

The society currently carries out State, National & International level Continuing Medical Education Programs like Seminars, Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, conducting short term courses for doctors, nurses and other paramedical professionals like PALS, NALS etc. The Society in association with foreign universities like Irkutsk State Medical University and Peoples friends University, Russia, carries out Students exchanges programs, PhD programs, Internship programs and conducts of joint research projects. The Society is also responsible for carrying out the conduct of Institutional Human Ethics Committee of KIMS and thereby making sure that the Clinical Research Projects are run according to the Indian Council of Medical Research Guidelines.

SOCOMER PROGRAMS: A RETROSPECT FOR THE YEAR 2016

CME AND OTHER ACADEMIC ACTIVITIES AT GLANCE – 2016
DETAILED LIST OF PROGRAMS

NATIONAL LEVEL CME PROGRAMS
 Date
Fifth National Conference on “Comprehensive Echo Doppler Evaluation Techniques” (CEDET-2016)
9th & 10th January 2016
Neonatal Emergencies Simulation Team (NEST) Training
7th February 2016
KIMS Transplant Infectious Diseases Conference 2016
3rd April 2016
Gynecologic Oncology Update 2016
10th April 2016
Family Medicine Update 2016
17th April 2016
National Neonatal Ventilation workshop 2016
26th to 28th December 2016

CME AND OTHER ACADEMIC ACTIVITIES AT GLANCE – 2016
DETAILED LIST OF PROGRAMS

NATIONAL LEVEL CME PROGRAMS
 Date
Fifth National Conference on “Comprehensive Echo Doppler Evaluation Techniques” (CEDET-2016)
9th & 10th January 2016
Neonatal Emergencies Simulation Team (NEST) Training
7th February 2016
KIMS Transplant Infectious Diseases Conference 2016
3rd April 2016
Gynecologic Oncology Update 2016
10th April 2016
Family Medicine Update 2016
17th April 2016
National Neonatal Ventilation workshop 2016
26th to 28th December 2016
STATE LEVEL CME PROGRAMS
 Date
Annual Conference of Kerala Heart Rhythm Society 2016
9th & 10th April 2016
CME ON 200 Years with Stethoscope
11th June 2016
CME & Workshop on Thoracic Ultrasonography
31st July 2016
INTERNAL CME PROGRAMS
 Date
Cinicopathological Meeting
13th January 2016
Webinar on “Best of Polymyxins 2015
19th January 2016
Clinical Club Meeting
22nd January 2016
CME on “Allergic Rhinitis – Recent Guidelines
25th January 2016
CME on “Platelet Immature Fraction in the Management of Dengue”
27th January 2016
Cinicopathological Meeting
3rd February 2016
Webcast on “Laser Ablation in Daily Practice
15th February 2016
Clinical Club Meeting
18th February 2016
Cinicopathological Meeting
2nd March 2016
Complementary Feeding in Pediatrics
15th March 2016
CME on “Hepatitis A Vaccine”
17th March 2016
Webcast on “Pathogen Directed approach for managing MDR infections”
18th March 2016
CME on “Use of Insulin Pumps in IP”
24th March 2016
CME on “Nine years of Gliptins”
28th March 2016
CME on “Fondaparinux in ACS”
31st March 2016
Case Discussion Session on Infectious Diseases
4th April 2016
Cinicopathological Meeting
6th April 2016
Clinical Club Meeting
18th April 2016
Research Methodology
19th April 2016
Webcast on DVT
29th April 2016
KIMS Presentation at Trivandrum Cardiology Club Meeting
30th April 2016
Webinar on Causes and effect: Understanding the interplay between allertgic Rhinitis and Asthma
31st April 2016
External Clinical Cardiology Club Meeting
3rd May 2016
CME on Morbid Obesity & Bariatric / Metabolic Surgery
6th May 2016
Webcast on:

1. Bacterial Infections Following Chemotherapy & Stem cell transplantation

2. An approach to infections in Immune compromised patients

11th May 2016
CME “Varicella – The Real Evidence”
11th May 2016
Clinical Club Meeting
18th May 2016
Webcast on Thyroid Disorders in Pregnancy
28th May 2016
International Speaker Programme and live webcast on From Cardiogram to Angiogram – Transcend the time”
31st May2016
Clinicopathological meeting
8th June 2016
CME on “Glycolic Control in IP Patients”
9th June 2016
CME “Sleep and sleep disorders”
10th June 2016
Clinical Club Meeting
15th June 2016
CME on “Allergic Rhinitis, new guidelines”
14th June 2016
CME on “Neuro Developmental Outcomes of Preterm Neonates”
23rd June 2016
Webcast on “Pulmonary Embolism, an Overview”
24th June 2016
Webcast on “Management of MRSA Infections”
30th June 2016
Research Methodology workshop on RCT
5th July 2016
CME on Vaccine Update
14th July 2016
Research Methodology workshop on Diagnostic Study
14th July 2016
Webinar on Optimal approaches and therapy of invasive aspergillosis
19th July 2016
Research Methodology workshop on Levels of evidence based Medicine
19th July 2016
Clinical Club meeting
20th July 2016
Research Methodology workshop on P-value and confidence interval
26th July 2016
Webcast on Treatment of Asthma Exacerbations with single maintenance and Reliever regimen
30th July 2016
Research Methodology workshop on Power and sample size estimation
2nd August 2016
Clinicopathological Meeting
3rd August 2016
Basic Science Class on MRI Reading
5th August 2016
CME on Enteral Nutrition in Preterm Babies
9th August 2016
Research Methodology workshop on Writing Protocol (Methodology)
9th August 2016
Special Talk by Dr. Moorthy (University of Leicester, UK)
11th August 2016
Research Methodology workshop on Statistical Tests used for Variables of the Study
16th August 2016
Clinical Club meeting
17th August 2016
External Clinical Club Meeting of Cardiology
23rd August 2016
Research Methodology workshop on Diagnostic Study
23rd August 2016
Webcast on Avoiding Renal Failure in Diabetic Patients
23rd August 2016
CME on Regional Wall Motion Abnormalities
25th August 2016
Webcast on Tackling Multi Drug Resistance Gram –ve Bacteria in our ICU – A Challenge
30th August 2016
CME on ACS in Diabetic Patients
30th August 2016
Research Methodology workshop on Odds Ratio, Risk Ration and Risk Reference
30th August 2016
CME on Meningococcal Vaccine Update
8th September 2016
Research Methodology Session on Confounding variables
8th September 2016
Research Methodology Session on Aims, Objectives and Outcome
20th September 2016
Clinical Club Meeting
21st September 2016
CME in connection with the inauguration of Cobas c8000 with Cobas infinity IT solutions and innovative Biomarkers in diagnostic at our Laboratory
27th September 2016
IAP Trivandrum Chapter CME
29th September 2016
RCPE web symposium on “Neurology”
5th October 2016
Research Methodology session on “Flow Chart”
11th October 2016
Clinical Club meeting
19th October 2016
Workshop on E-BUS
21st October 2016
Research Methodology session on “CONSORT and CENT checklist”
25th October 2016
Statistics session on Sample size estimation
15th October 2016
CME on Stent Thrombosis in ACS
26th October 2016
Trivandrum Radiology Club Meeting
26th October 2016
RCPE web symposium on Diabetes and Endocrinology …two sides of the same coin
26th October 2016
Webcast on Stroke
27th October 2016
Research methodology session thesis protocol preparation session
28th October 2016
Internal CME on Cerebrovascular Disease in the world and in Russia: problems and perspectives and two case discussions
31st October 2016
CME on Sterrad in Infection Prevention
1st November 2016
Research Methodology session on Test of significance -I
1st November 2016
CME on Levels of evidence about nutrition
8th November 2016
Research Methodology session on Test of significance -II
8th November 2016
RCPE web symposium on Cardiology
9th November 2016
CME on DPP4 Inhibitors in T2DM Management – similarities and differences
10th November 2016
PG teaching programme on Basics of sleep/sleep study and How to interpret sleep study results
10th November 2016
Research Methodology session on Diagnostic study
15th November 2016
Clinical Club Meting
16th November 2016
CME on World prematurity Day and newborn week celebration on improving outcomes in preterm neonates
18th November 2016
RCPE web symposium on Gastroenterology
18th November 2016
Webcast on Pastpartum Hemorrhage
23rd November 2016
Research Methodology session on Diagnostic study II
23rd November 2016
Occlusion and risk management
2nd December 2016
Journal Club
6th December 2016
Clinicopathological meeting
7th December 2016
Research Methodology session on Descriptive Study
13th December 2016
Clinical club meeting
14th December 2016
Research Methodology Workshop
27th & 28th December 2016
COURSES OF AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION (AHA)
 Date
BLS & ACLS Courses
25th to 27th
BLS Course
31st March to 2nd April 2016
PALS Course
12th & 13th April 2016
BLS & ACLS Courses at KIMS Cochin
13th to 15th April 2016
BLS & ACLS Courses at KIMS Al-shifa
12th to 14th May 2016
BLS & ACLS Courses
2nd to 4th June 2016
AHA PALS Course
1st & 2nd July 2016
BLS & ACLS Courses
4th to 6th August 2016
BLS & ACLS Courses
1st to 3rd September 2016
BLS & ACLS Courses
13th to 15th October 2016
AHA BLS & ACLS Instructor courses
3rd & 4th November 2016
AHA PALS Course
4th & 5th November 2016
BLS & ACLS Courses at KIMS Kochin
22nd to 24th November 2016
BLS & ACLS Courses
1st to 3rd December 2016
BLS & ACLS Courses at KIMS Alshifa
22nd to 24th December 2016

For More Information Contact

Mr. Manoj M.T
Manager and Chief Social Worker
Phone: 04713041424
Email: socomer@kimsglobal.com