Merck, a leading German company for top-quality high-tech products in the pharmaceutical, chemical and life-science sectors, in collaboration with Maharashtra University of Health Sciences and Directorate of Medical Education & Research is introducing Merck Capacity Advancement Program in Diabetes education for medical undergraduates of 18 medical colleges in Maharashtra.
The 5 year program will provide Clinical Diabetes Management course at all Governmental Medical Colleges in Maharashtra. The course is European accredited and will be incorporated in the MBBS curricula of 18 medical colleges. It is aimed to build up the future Diabetes health care capacity in Maharashtra.
Dr. Stefan Oschmann, Member of the utive Board Merck and CEO Pharma said: Merck is pleased to collaborate with Maharashtra University of Health Sciences and Directorate of Medical Education & Research as part of our commitment to building healthcare capacity and providing sustainable access to high-quality health solutions and safe medicines in India. Through you the leadership, faculty leaders and students, this program will seek to improve the healthcare sector not only in Maharashtra state but also throughout India. -The CAP will provide critical education and empowerment to those affected and dealing with diabetes to show the way to manage and prevent it.