The pharmacology update 2008

One of the most dynamic branch of medicine is pharmacology and therefore the departments of pharmacology of kmc-manipal , kmc-mangalore and mcops-manipal, together conduct an educational competition on recent advances in the subject.Here in each participant is supposed to choose a very recent advance which may be a novel drug or may be newer indication of an old drug or a new mechanism or anything else.

6 selected contestants from each college makes a total of 18 in the finals.So basically it is a bolus of 18 new arrivals in pharmacology in one day!!

As all good function this one was also started by prayer song and lamp lighting ceremony.

3 eminent and patient judges- 1 faculty each from surgery , plastic surgery , and medicine.Well, introduction of neutral judges was a improvisation from previous years.But they really had to work on the topics before attending finals be cause they were not professional pharmacologists.But to be frank they did a commendable job

Enthusiastic and therefore attentive spectators.They made the competition a real success.Senior faculties in front rows and postgraduates behind them.

A snap from my shot.I managed quite well as pr feedback

Contestant reaching the finals were awarded a certi