Category Archives: Training Programs For Physicians

Post Fellowship Program

NICVD offers post fellowship training in

S. No. Training Program Qualification Required Registered with
1. Post Fellowship Interventional Cardiology 1.      MBBS

2.      One Year House Job

3.      FCPS Adult Cardiology

College of Physicians and Surgeons of Pakistan (CPSP)
2. Post Fellowship Paeds Cardiology 1.      MBBS

2.      One Year House Job

3.      FCPS General Paeds

College of Physicians and Surgeons of Pakistan (CPSP)
3. Post Fellowship Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology 1.      MBBS

2.      One Year House Job

3.      FCPS Adult Cardiology

College of Physicians and Surgeons of Pakistan (CPSP)
4. Post Fellowship Cardiothoracic Anesthesia 1.      MBBS

2.      One Year House Job

3.      FCPS General Anesthesia

College of Physicians and Surgeons of Pakistan (CPSP)

Post Fellowship Training Program in Cardiac Imaging

MBBS, One Year House Job, FCPS Cardiology / Boards in Cardiovascular Medicine / MRCP with CCST in Cardiology.

Application and Selection Process

Those prospective candidates may download ‘Post Fellowship Application Form’ or obtained from the Post Graduate Section, 5th floor, NICVD, Karachi and post it with their relevant documents.

Selected candidates will be required to undergo an interview process.

Click below to download the application form
[ Post Fellowship Application Form]

FCPS TRAINING PROGRAMS

NICVD offers FCSP training programs in

S. No. Training Program Qualification Required Registered with
1. FCPS Adult Cardiology 1. MBBS,

2. One Year House Job,

3. Two years Residency in General Medicine

College of Physicians and Surgeons of Pakistan (CPSP)
2. FCPS Cardiac Surgery 1.    MBBS

2.    One Year House Job

3.    Two Years residency in general surgery

4.    Intermediate Module

College of Physicians and Surgeons of Pakistan (CPSP)
3. FCPS Anesthesiology 1.    MBBS,

2.    One Year House Job

3.    FCPS Part 1

College of Physicians and Surgeons of Pakistan (CPSP)

 

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TELE-GLOBAL PUBLIC HEALTH AND PREVENTIVE CARDIOLOGY COURSES

NICVD, Karachi is initiating Tele-Global Public Health and Preventive Cardiology Courses for Health Care Professionals. The program has a vision to prepare Health Care Professionals and others in prevention of heart diseases and disorders using technology or tele-health and mobile phone health.

OBJECTIVES:

  • Health care professionals will prevent heart diseases in population
  • Screen heart diseases in different age groups for reducing morbidity and mortality.
  • Use Technology/ Tele-health /tele-medicine /tele-cardiology for better education and awareness locally and globally.

WHO SHOULD APPLY?

  •  Doctor (MBBS and BDS)
  • Nurses (B.Sc)
  • Pharmacists
  • Medical Directors (M.S or CEO’s)
  • Hospital Administrators (MBA or other)
  • Microbiologist (M.Sc or B.Sc with test and interview)
  • Health Care Professionals

Eligibility Criteria:

  • All applicants must have a bachelor’s degree from HEC recognized educational institution in any area of Health Profession. Following doctors/students may apply with
  • Physician and doctors with MBBS/BDS with house job.
  • Nursing graduate with one year experience in any field.
  • Health care professional with 16 years of education or M.Sc or Ph.D with one year experience of teaching or working in health related field.

ADMISSION AND SELECTION PROCESS:

  • Applications form and prospectus can be downloaded from the link below.
  • prospectus-for-preventive-cardiology-and-public-health-courses
  • application-form-for-preventive-cardiology
  • An application processing fee (non-refundable) will be charged at the time of submission of form.
  • Payment should be made by Pay Order in favor of DIPCARD NICVD. No payment through cheque or cash will be accepted.
  • Last date of submission is Monday, November 01, 2016 with fee of 2000 (Rupees Two Thousand Only)
  • Last date of submission with late fee is on Monday, November 07, 2016 with fee of Rs.2500 (Rupee Two Thousand and Five Hundred Only). No application will be accepted after this date.
  • If you are sending your documents through post, kindly ensure that your documents reach our office before the last date.
  • Admission will be given after interview or be informed if admitted by 14th November, 2016.
  • Classes will be commence by December 2016 (first week).

FOR FURTHER DETAILS:

Mailing Address: Post-Graduate Section, Fifth Floor, National Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases, Rafiqui (H.J.) Shaheed Road, Karachi.

Phone: 021-99201271—10 Lines, Ext. 329.

Email: dipcard@live.com

POSTGRADUATE DIPLOMA IN CARDIOLOGY

The Postgraduate Diploma in Cardiology Program is a two-year course that aims to equip physicians to provide intermediate level and emergency cardiac care to outpatients as well as inpatients in peripheral hospitals.

At the end of this program, a Dip. Card. trainee will be able to recognize common cardiac conditions, appropriately manage common cardiac conditions (including cardiac emergencies), identify patients that need to be referred for further diagnostic workup or management, become familiar with invasive and non invasive cardiac procedures.

NICVD has collaborated with Dow University of Health Sciences (DUHS) for this program and upon completion, DUHS issues the NICVD Diploma in Cardiology to students. 

Eligibility Requirements

Candidates who meet the requirements below are eligible to apply for the Dip.Card program:-

  • Completed  M.B.B.S. Degree
  • One year house job [Recognized by Pakistan Medical and Dental Council]
  • Preferable One year post house job experience
  • Government employees must get a clearance from their appropriate department if admitted.

Eligibility Requirements

Application Forms can be collected from Medical Education Department,
5th Floor, NICVD, Karachi or can be downloaded from the link below:-
[Prospectus Diploma in Cardiology Program]
[Application Form – Dip. Card.]

Last date for submission of form with required documents is November 18, 2019. If you are sending your documents through post, kindly ensure that your documents reach our office before the last date.
Only eligible candidates will be called for Entrance Test & Interview. No TA/DA admissible.
Selection will be purely on merit basis. Training will start from January, 2020.
Stipend will be provided as per NICVD policies.


Mailing Address:

Medical Education Department, Fifth Floor,

National Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases (NICVD),

Karachi, Pakistan.

Phone: 021-99201271, Ext: 329

Residency Training Programs

Trainee Residential Medical Officers

Trainee Resident Medical Officers are offered a 1 year certificate training that can be extended based on performance and evaluation. Trainees can opt for a specialty in Adult Cardiology, Cardiac Surgery, Peads Cardiology and Anesthesia.

Eligibility Requirements

POSITION QUALIFICATION EXPERIENCE
TRMO (Adult Cardiology M.B.B.S -06 Months House Job in Medicine

-06 Months House Job in General Surgery

TRMO (Cardiac Surgery) M.B.B.S -06 Months House Job in Medicine or Allied

-06 Months House Job in General Surgery or Allied

TRMO (Peads Cardiology) M.B.B.S -1 Year House Job which includes 6 months in Peadiatrics
TRMO (Anesthesia) M.B.B.S -06 Months House Job in Medicine

-06 Months House Job in Anesthesia

Application and Selection Process

Applications are invited all year round and as and when a need arises. Potential candidates may download the attached “TRMO Application Form” and post it with their relevant documents to the following address.  Upon selection, candidates will have to undergo an interview process.

[TRMO Application Form]

Mailing Address:

Post-Graduate Section, Third Floor, National Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases, Karachi.

Phone: 021-99201271—10 Lines, Ext. 3029.

Stipend

All TRMO are paid a standard stipend which is revised as and when seen fit by the institute.