MBBS interns will have to take 2 weeks Ayush awareness training, says NMC

MBBS students will soon have to undergo internship training in Ayush, along with their other postings.

Draft regulation for Compulsory Rotating Internship, 2021, released by the National Medical Commission (NMC), mentioned that a week’s training should be included in the rotational schedule in any of the Indian systems of medicine as an elective

Of the 17 postings which MBBS students have to complete over a period of 12 months after graduation, 14 are mandatory and three are electives. The training in super speciality disciplines and Indian systems of medicine are among the electives. For Ayush, the NMC mentioned that interns can choose any elective from ayurveda, yoga, unani, homoeopathy and Siddha Sowa Rigpa.


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  1. And after its they will prescribe AYUSH medicine and say we are supporting AYUSH .But AYUSH drs can’t Wright medicine even after read for five years during training.

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