OMSB Board of Trustees meets

MUSCAT: The Board of Trustees of the Oman Medical Specialty Board (OMSB) held its second meeting this year under the chairmanship of Dr Ahmed bin Mohammed al Saeedi, Minister of Health, and Chairman of OMSB Board of Trustees. The meeting discussed the visit of the International Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME-I) during last week to continue working on the adoption of training programmes through current training programmes plans, review of evaluation reports and the recommendations of the Accreditation Committee in line with the requirements of international accreditation. The meeting also reviewed a proposal to train Omani doctors to obtain fellowships at locally accredited training centres, as well as to provide competencies that could be used to train physicians in the fellowship programme. During its meeting, the board approved the list of doctors accepted for the academic year 2018-2019 as part of specialised training programmes. — ONA