State Level CME on “CURRENT SCENERIO IN MEDICO-LEGAL PRACTICE”
Department of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology, Adichunchanagiri Institute of Medical Science in
association with Karnataka Medico Legal Society (R) hosted a State Level CME on “CURRENT
SCENERIO IN MEDICO-LEGAL PRACTICE” on 30/7/2015 at Lecture Hall Complex, AIMS.
The Programme was initiated with INVOCATION followed by welcome address by Dr. N T SATISH
and presidential address by Dr. M. G. SHIVARAMU, Professor of Department of Forensic Medicine and
Toxicology & Principal, AIMS, B G Nagara, Dr. PRADEEP KUMAR M.V President, Karnataka
Medico-legal Society (KAMLS-2015) was the guest of honor. Delegates across Karnataka participated in
SCIENTIFIC SESSION of the programme comprised of Guest lectures on – LAW RELATED
TO MEDICAL MALPRACTICE/ NEGLIGENCY IN INDIA -AN OVERVIEW by Dr. O V.
NANDIMATH Registrar and Professor of Law National Law School of India University, Bangalore. And
was chaired by Dr. M.G. SHIVARAMU.Another Speaker Dr. GIRISH CHANDRA Y P Professor and
head Department of Forensic Medicine & Toxicology M S Ramaiah Medical College, Bangalore,
deliberated on CHILDREN’S CLINICAL RESEARCH UNIT (CCRU) IN THE LIGHT OF
PROTECTION OF CHILDREN FROM SEXUAL OFFENCES (POSCO) ACT Chaired by Dr.
PANEL DISCUSSION was on litigations on doctors with the panelists Dr B M Nagaraj, Dr
Venkatraghava, Dr Pradeep Kumar M V and Dr Kiran. In the Afternoon session Dr. ARUN M Professor
& Head, Department of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology, JSS Medical College, Mysore addressed the
gathering on ETHICAL AND LEGAL ISSUES IN MEDICINE Chaired by Dr. J KIRAN and
followed by UNDER GRADUATE QUIZ COMPETITION.
KMC observer Dr VISHWANATH, Asst Professor, Dept of Forensic medicine and Toxicology, HIMS
Hassan, was present throughout the session and KMC awarded two credit hours.Programme concluded
with Vote of Thanks by DR KUMAR U, organizing committee joint secretaries Dr Sridhar ,Dr Vijay
Kumar and Dr Rudresh did the honors to the senior faculty of Forensic Medicine.