Madurai medical college celebrated golden jubillie on 29&30th oct 2004.We have to celebrate our Golden jubillie in a fabulous way. I know about the difficulties in arranging for a function faced by MMC. Funding was the main problem. So it is advisable to start doing the basic work and plan for the function the persons who have started the website can also do this . So i request you to think and plan it.
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Dr.Jayalal, Surgeon, of 1984-1990(MISS) Batch of our college writes about the Educational Institutions run by on behalf of the trust formed in the memory of his father ----- Rtn. Dr.J.A. Jayalal, MBBS., M.S., (Gen. Surgery) FICS, DLS (Germany) MBA(HA) Consultant General and Laparoscopic Surgeon. Annammal Hospital, Kuzhithurai-629 163.
Secretary, Indian Medical Association, Marthandam Branch Secretary, Association of surgeons of India, Kanyakumari Chapter. Secretary, Hospital Improvement Committee, GH, Kuzhithurai. Executive Member, Medical Board, Kanyakumari CSI Medical Mission
Annammal college of heath sciences Affliated to Manipal university and offers three year degree courses 1.BMIT(Bachelor of medical imaging trchnology 2.BMLT(Bachelor of medical laboratory tecnology DR.JAYACHANDRA COMMUNITY COLLEGE Affliated to M.S.University Tirunelveli offering one year diploma courses 1.DMLT 2.DMRT 3.DCA 4.DFNA AUSTIN COLLEGE OF COMPUTER SCIENCE Affliated to M.S.University and Tamilnadu Open University offering 1.MCA-3Yrs 2PGDCA-2 yr 3.BCA-3 yrs
Dr.Sandhya Kumar Clinical Interests: Sleep disorders including obstructive sleep apnea, restless legs syndrome, narcolepsy as well as headaches.
1984-1989: Medical School Tirunelveli Medical College, Tirunelveli, TamilNadu,India
POST DOCTORAL TRAINING:
1989-1990: Internship: Tirunelveli Medical College, Tirunelveli, TamilNadu,India
1991-1992: Senior House Officer( Internal Medicine& Pediatrics) Madras Medical College, Madras, India
1996-1997: Internship (Internal Medicine) Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Ctr Winston Salem, NC
1997-2000: Residency (Neurology) Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Ctr, Winston Salem, NC
2000-2001: Fellowship (Sleep Medicine) Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Ctr, Winston Salem, NC PROFESSIONAL LICENSURE:
North Carolina Medical Council
SPECIALTY CERTIFICATIONS :
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology - September 2003
American Board Of Sleep Medicine - March 2004
Dr. Sandhya Kumar graduated from Tirunelveli Medical College in India and after finishing her internship and being in practice in India for a couple of years, she moved to the United States. She did her internship and her neurology residency at Wake Forest University School Of medicine from 1996-2000 and then went on to do her fellowship in sleep medicine from 2000- 2001.
After her fellowship, she joined the Department of Neurology as an Assistant professor in 2001. Dr. Kumar is certified in neurology by The American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology as well as in Sleep medicine by The American Board of Sleep Medicine. She is the Director of the Sleep Fellowship Program.
She is a member of The American Academy of Neurology as well as the American Association of Sleep Medicine. Her clinical interest includes treatment of patients with Sleep disorders, and general neurology especially headaches. She devotes majority of her clinical time in the care of these patients along with other general neurology patients in both inpatient as well as in the outpatient settings. She devotes rest of her time in research regarding sleep disorders as well as interpreting polysomnograms as well as teaching medical students, residents and fellows. Aside from this she enjoys spending time with her husband and son and together they enjoy travel and other outdoor activities.
Journal Articles: Central Pontine Myelinolysis – Delayed Changes in Neuroimaging Sandhya R KumarMD, Andrew P Mone MD, L.Carter Gray MD, B.Todd Troost MD, Journal Of Neuroimaging, Vol 10:169-172, July 2000