THE MEDICAL AND DENTAL COUNCIL
The Medical and Dental Council is the statutory agency under the Ministry of Health established under Part II of the Health Professions Regulatory Bodies Act, 2013 (Act 857) responsible for the regulation of the training and practice of medicine and dentistry in Ghana.
Functions of the Council
The vision of the Council is to be an internationally acclaimed competent, innovative and accountable regulatory authority for medical and dental practice in Ghana, for the public good.
“Guiding the professions, protecting the public”
The object of Council as provided for under section 27 of Act 857 is to secure in the public interest the highest standards in the training and practice of medicine and dentistry in Ghana.
MEMBERS OF THE 10TH BOARD OF THE COUNCIL
This conference is accredited for a total of 10 CPD Points. In-Person and Virtual attendance is FREE. If you were unable to attend any, you have an opportunity to now do so at your convenience, and at NO COST.
Kindly download the programme to see what each of the presenters delivered; on what day, and at what time.
MODERATORS FOR DAY ONE
Prof. Yao Tettey
Prof. Yaw Adu-Gyamfi
As part of the commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the Medical and Dental Council (MDC), the Council is organizing this conference titled; MEDICAL TRAINING & PRACTICE CONFERENCE - 2022. Under the theme; Medical Training & Practice in Ghana: The Past, Present & Future.
Boosting local production of general duty and specialist doctors and dentists
Research in Health Professions Education and Practice
Medical and Dental Education within and without the University Framework
MBChB, DCP, FWACP, FGCPS, FRCP
Professor of Pathology, Department of Pathology, University of Ghana Medical School
Consultant Pathologist, Korle Bu Teaching Hospital, Accra – Ghana
Professor Yao Tettey is a Professor of Pathology at the University of Ghana Medical School, College of Health Sciences, University of Ghana and a Consultant Pathologist at the Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital, Accra Ghana.View full profile / courses
MBChB, FRCA, FWACS, FGA,
Member of the Presidential Taskforce on COVID-19 and the National Technical and Coordinating Committee
Ministry of Health -Ghana
Professor Yaw Adu-Gyamfi was the first of the pioneers to go for postgraduate studies, in Anaesthesiology and Critical Care.View full profile / courses
MBChB, MSc, MPH, FGCPS, FWACP
Dean, School of Medicine and Dentistry
School of Medicine and Dentistry of the University of Ghana
Professor Margaret Y. M Lartey is a Physician with specialist training and interests in Dermatology and Infectious Diseases. Her scholarly works have been mainly in Infectious Diseases with few in Dermatology even though she actively practiced both disciplines.View full profile / courses
MB ChB, MSc (LSE), DLSHTM, FWACP, FGCP
Associate Professor, Head of Department Community Health, Consultant Public Health Physician
University of Ghana Medical School, Korle Bu Teaching Hospital
Professor Alfred Edwin Yawson has over nineteen years of medical practice and research experience. He has a BSc.View full profile / courses
MBChB, FWACS, FGCS, MPH, PhD
Professor/Consultant in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) and Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH) Ghana
Professor Peter Donkor is Professor/Consultant in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) and Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH) Ghana.View full profile / courses
MBChB, MPH, FGCS, FWACS.
Rector - GCPS
Ghana College of Physicians and Surgeons
Professor Richard MK Adanu is the Rector of Ghana College of Physicians and Surgeons. He is a Specialist Obstetrician Gynaecologist and Women’s Reproductive Health Epidemiologist.View full profile / courses