Bioethics workshop held at GMC Srinagar
The first Bioethics Training Workshop was held at GMC Srinagar with technical collaboration of UNESCO.
Bioethics workshops that focused on improving Patient-Doctor Relationship & Communication was a well attended event. The event saw participation of Resident Doctors and faculty of GMC. The activity has assumed significance due to increasing incidences of friction between doctors and patients in hospitals.
"The aim of holding such workshops is to sensitize the medicos about their role and patients expectations in patient-doctor relationship and effective communication skills and channels," said Dr. S. Muhammad Salim Khan, unit head of UNESCO Bioethics Unit.