Ministry Of Higher Education

and Scientific Research

  The Iraqi Board For  Medical Specializations

The Iraqi Board for Medical Specializations

The Iraqi Board for Medical Specializations

The Scientific Council for Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery

 

Student Log Book

Established at 1988 .Consisted of 5-years residency program distributed as follow:-

First-year :-                             6 –months training in the general surgery .

                                                 6-months training in the thoracic and vascular surgery.

Second and third years:-       2-years training as a resident in the thoracic and vascular surgery .

Fourth and fifth years  :-       2-years training as a resident in the Cardiac surgery .

Scientific activities        :-

1-One –year weekly lectures in the principles of basic sciences and general surgery.

2-Daily post call discussion conducted in each centers listed below.

3-Weekly ‘’ Journal Club’’

4-Monthly ‘’Mortality meeting’’

5-Attendence of the scientific conferences conducted at any centers.

The council includes the following members:-

The Chairman of the Scientific Council

The representative of the College of Medicine, University of Baghdad.

The representative of the College of Medicine, University of Basrah.

The representative of the College of Medicine, University of Sulaymania .

The representative of the College of Medicine, University of  Kufa .

The representative of the College of Medicine, University of  Duhook .

The representative of the Ministry of Health.

 

 

 

Training Centers :-

   1-Thoracic and Vascular Surgery Department .Al-Shaheed Ghazi Hospital. Medical City Teaching Hospital.

 2-Iraqi Center for Heart Disease. Medical City Teaching Hospital.

 3-Ibn-Al-Bitar Center for Cardiac Surgery.

 4-Ibn-Al-Nafees Hospital for Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery .

 5- Thoracic and Vascular Surgery Department. Al-Basrah Teaching Hospital .

 6- Thoracic and Vascular Surgery Department. Jouarbagh Teaching Hospital .Al-Sulaymania.

 7- Thoracic and Vascular Surgery Department. Al-Sadir Teaching Hospital .Kufa .

 8-Thoracic and Vascular Surgery Department.  Azadi Teaching Hospital .Duhook.

 9-Thoracic and Vascular Surgery Department. Al-Imamain Al-Kadhmain Medical City. Baghdad

10-Cardiac Surgery and Interventional Cardiology Center .Al-Najif .

11- Thoracic and Vascular Surgery Department. Al-Jamhoori Teaching Hospital. Al-Mousel (Suspended now) .