B.Sc. Emergency Medicine Technology is a 3 + 1 year undergraduate Bio science course. The course enables the candidate to be skilled in Basic Life support advanced cardiac Life support, transport of the critically ill, ventilation and monitoring of the patients in casualty and emergency department. Programs prepare individuals to respond to situations like accidents, heart attacks, childbirths and slip-and-fall injuries, and to assess, treat and manage emergency patient care. The course is career orienting in nature that opens many jobs for them after its completion.
B.Sc. Psychology is a 3 + 1 year undergraduate Psychology course. Psychology is the study of the mind, occurring partly via the study of behaviour and mental functions. The B.Sc. (Psychology) degree course involves the study of mental processes, motives, reactions, feelings, conflict resolution, crisis management, groupthink, motivation and nature of mind.
B.Sc Clinical Nutrition & Dietetics is a 3 + 1 year undergraduate Nutrition and Dietetics course. Nutrition is the process in which the necessary materials are given to cells and organisms to support life. B.Sc. nutrition and dietetics studies the relationship between the body as well as food. Subjects covered under this degree are chemistry, biochemistry, food science and technology, dairy technology and polymer chemistry etc.
B.Sc. Medical Record Technology course is a 3 + 1 year course which meant to train students to become a medical record Technician or Health Information Technician professional. It’s an administrative job which involves keeping and maintaining records in medical office settings like hospitals, clinics, nursing homes and doctor's office.
B. Sc. Diabetic Care Technology is a 3 + 1 year course. This program is intended to train Diabetes Educators or Diabetic care Technologist who work along with doctors to care and patients with diabetes. Diabetic educators will be able to counsel patients about diet, initiate insulin therapy, provide psychological support etc; on an individual basis and also organise group education sessions on diabetes and its implications to patients and their relatives. The program includes courses on medical nutrition therapy, basic podiatric care and essential statistics which would enable them to give dietary advice, podiatric care and conduct clinical audits and data entry.
M.Sc. Cardiac Technology is a 2-year postgraduate program which focuses on the study of cardiovascular health and disease and helps students gain knowledge about cardiac issues and patient care. It equips learners with knowledge of advanced clinical and interventional cardiology as well as diagnostic procedures and analysis. Studying MSc Cardiac care, you will get to know about cardiac health and well-being, diseases and remedial and medical procedure, cardiac technology and care, amongst others.
M.Sc. Neuro Science Technology is a 2 year postgraduate Neurology course. Neuroscience covers the study of the nervous system and blends in other disciplines like neuro-psychology amongst other disciplines. Strictly speaking, neuroscience has always been a branch of biology.
M.Sc Nephrology is a 2 year course. Nephrology is the study of the normal functioning of kidneys and their treatment in case of problems. It also concerns with dialysis procedure and kidney transplantation. Dialysis is part of the renal replacement therapy, where the normal blood filtering function of the kidneys is replaced by taking help of machines. Dialysis is required when the kidneys are not able to perform the function of filtration of blood properly. This is during renal failure. In extreme cases, kidneys are replaced through donors. This is thus a very challenging and rewarding job for those from the field of healthcare.
M.Sc Paediatric Emergency Medicine is a 2 year postgraduate course. This course will cover general approach to pediatric patients presenting with some common emergencies. You will gain the core competencies required for resuscitation of children and neonates. This level will also cover pediatric emergencies related to respiratory and gastrointestinal system. The pediatric emergency medicine physician provides immediate recognition, evaluation, care, stabilization and disposition of infants and children in response to acute illness and injury.
M.Sc Psychiatry course is 2 years that gives the students comprehensive knowledge about the counseling of mental health and research, career counseling, building a cultural and social foundation, lifestyle development, and many more. This course will enable a student to understand the complexities that are associated with the psychology field. In this subject, students will get a hint of psychology and can practice in the field of Psychiatry.
M.Sc. Respiratory Therapy is a 2 year postgraduate Medicine course. Respiratory therapists are specialized healthcare practitioners who diagnose and treat people who are suffering from heart and lung problems. Respiratory Therapy Education Program helps to prepare students at the graduate level to become competent registered respiratory therapists who think critically; engage in evidence-based practice; function as expert resources to physicians and other healthcare professionals; assume leadership roles in academia and practice; and interact respectfully and compassionately with others, regardless of cultural background, values and lifestyles.
M.Sc Clinical Psychology is a 2 year course. Clinical psychology is an integration of science, theory and clinical knowledge for the purpose of understanding, preventing, and relieving psychologically-based distress or dysfunction and to promote subjective well-being and personal development. The Clinical Psychology program offers students the option of completing two courses in child and adolescent therapy, or two courses in psychiatric rehabilitation, which focuses on working with adults who have serious mental illnesses. Clinical psychology represents the largest subfield of psychologists. Specialty areas within clinical psychology include child mental health, adult mental health, learning disabilities, emotional disturbances, substance abuse, and geriatrics and health psychology.
Vinayaka Mission’s Kirupananda Variyar Medical College, Salem was started in 1995, affiliated to The Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University, Tamil Nadu. It became a constituent college of Vinayaka Mission's Research Foundation in 2004. The institution is located in the rural area of Salem, South India in a vast area of 51 acres. The institution is running UG and PG programmes with 23 well established departments recognized by Medical Council of India. (VMRF).
The institution has limpid vision of providing service to the humanity at large by making available the best form health care to the local community. It provides able governance and leadership to translate this vision into action through its high quality medical education and advancement of medical programme to achieve national and international health goals. The hospital has 560 beds with best of world class facilities made available at an affordable cost to the community with all innovative and sophisticated state-of-the-art equipment and teaching facilities. The hospital is having consultancy services, tie-ups with Govt. of Tamil Nadu.
Faculty of Allied Health Sciences, VMMC Campus, Sankari Main Road (NH-47), Ariyanoor, Salem - 636 308, Tamilnadu, India.