The IMA eVarsity is promoted by the Indian Medical Association College of General Practitioners, Chennai and Medisys EduTech Pvt. Ltd. Hyderabad. Medisys EduTech Pvt. Ltd. is a Service Provider to the Indian Medical Association College of General Practitioners. The IMA eVarsity strives to bring the classroom to the Doctor’s home and clinic.
Indian Medical Association College of General Practitioners (IMA CGP) was started by IMA in the year 1963. Dr. P.G. Batla was the Founder & Dean, Founder Member of WONCA. Dr.Arulrhaj was the Dean in 1996 to 1999 & National President 2002-2003. The office was shifted to Chennai. Dr.Arulrhaj is actively promoting Education & Training to the Family Physicians of India by online mode. Result is IMA Evarsity.
Over the last many years, IMA College of General Practitioners has conducted training programs in General Practice, Diabetes Mellitus,Practical Cardiology, Community health, Critical Care and Family Medicine. International programs conducted by IMA College of General Practitioners include Post Graduate Diploma in Emergency Medicine, MRCGP International and an International Post Graduate Pediatric Course. More than 2500 doctors have graduated and thus upgraded their skills through such certificate programs. Additionally, thousands have benefited from the CME activities conducted regularly by the IMA College of General Practitioners .
With changing times, the IMA College of General Practitioners has transformed itself to adopt contemporary modern methods of teaching and learning leveraging Information and Communication Technologies. The IMA eVarsity brings along the combined experiences and expertise of IMA College of General Practitioners in the ‘brick and mortar education’ and Medisys EduTech Pvt. Ltd. in the ‘click and mortar education’. ‘Click and Mortar sessions’ is a new nomenclature derived from the emerging technologies in ICT, viz. getting information at the click of the mouse. It is as opposed to Brick and mortar, which is the typical classroom method of distance education that was prevalent across the globe and is still prevalent in many countries even today. IMA eVarsity is in the company of distinguished faculty from across the country who have delivered the course predominantly online through the SmarTeach e-Learning platform.
Contact: Dr L.Yesodha, Hon Secretary – IMA CGP Hqrs , Chennai.
IMA TN State Hqrs Building, Doctors Colony,
Via Bharathi Nagar first Main Road,
Off. Mudichur Road, Tambaram, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. PIN 600045