FMF – UK Anomaly Certification – 2019

Date: 16th March 2019 Theory Course
Venue: Gauhati Medical College, Guwahati

Date: 17th May 2019 Practical Course
Venue: Auditorium, Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals, New Delhi

The Anomaly scan is considered as the most important scan in pregnancy and it is medico-legally important to perform it to the best of standards, with proper documentation of images. Enhance your skills at detecting birth defects to the standards required by the Fetal Medicine Foundation UK and the International Society of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynaecology (ISUOG).
The course is useful for all those who are involved in obstetric scanning.
All Faculty are accredited by FMF-UK

The FMF-UK certified course for 18-23 weeks Anomaly will satisfy the theory requirements for the Certificationand for those who are eligible for the practical exam(ie those whose images have been approved by FMF-UK )will have a chance to appear for the Practical Assessment.

The requirements for obtaining the FMF certificate of competence in the 18-23 weeks scan are:
  • Attendance of FMF Approved Theory course (16th March 2019 or previously attended approved course )
  • Online submission of a log-book of a series of images from one normal fetus to FMF-UK (it takes approximately 2 weeks for approval of images post submission to anomaly@fetalmedicine.org)
  • Demonstration to a FMF approved examiner of competence in carrying out a 18-23 weeks scan and good knowledge of the diagnosis and management of a wide spectrum of fetal abnormalities
Please Note : The practical examination(max 30 candidates for practicals on 17th May 2019) will be held for those who have already submitted the log book of images to FMF – UK and images have been approved(please contact us or visit www.fetalmedicine.org/fmf-certification/certificates-of-competence/fetal-abnormalities-1 or Click Here for details on submission of images). The theory course will be held on 16th March 2019.

Requirements for Practical Examination:

I. Registration with PNDT appropriate authority (South East District, Saket, Delhi) at least 30 days in advance of the date of practical examination (17th May 2019).

Documents required for PNDT registration, to be submitted at Apollo Centre for Fetal Medicine, Indraprastha Apollo Hospital, New Delhi for getting registration for the hands-on

  • Affidavit on INR 10 stamp paper attested by notary.
    The affidavit format is available for download below
  • Copy of qualification certificates (MBBS/MD/MS) self attested.
  • Copy of DMC / MCI registration (self attested).

Registration Fees : INR 5000/- 

PAYMENT OPTIONS:

1. Bank Transfer to A/c No: 03192560004661; HDFC Bank, South Extension Branch, New Delhi; IFSC Code: HDFC0000319
2. Post Cheque in favour of “Fetal Medicine Foundation,India” to:
Apollo Centre for Fetal Medicine,
Gate No:7, Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals , Sarita Vihar, NewDelhi,110044

Web: www.fmfindia.in
Email: anita_kaul@apollohospitalsdelhi.com.

For Queries call Himanshi on 9560127575, 011-29873018, 26925858; Extn 3018, or write to fetalmedicine@apollodelhi.com

Dr Rachna Gupta, General Secretary: 09899294499
Dr Akshatha Sharma, Programme Coordinator : 09891494545

Download Affidavit

FAQ

Ques 1. Who all are eligible for theory?
All those who are involved in obstetric scanning.

Ques 2. Who are eligible to appear for practical examination on 17th May 2019?
Doctors whose images have been approved by FMF-UK before 31th April, 2019 and provided the requisite documents and affidavit for PCPNDT registration are sent beforehand to Apollo Centre for Fetal Medicine by 17th April 2019.

Ques 3. Is it a must to get registered with Delhi Medical Council?
No, any state medical council or MCI registration will suffice.

Ques 4. What if my images are not approved before practical examination?
If your images are approved after 17th May 2019. by FMF-UK, you can appear for practical examination on the next scheduled date which will be announced later.

Ques 5. Will there be repeat theory course in year 2019?
No

Ques 6. Will there be repeat theory course/ practical in the year 2020 or later?
Yes, but registration fee will be separate.

Ques 7. Will I get FMF UK Certification for Anomaly if I attend only the Theory Course?
No. FMF UK Certification for anomaly can be obtained only after you have:
1). Received approval from FMF UK for the logbook of images submitted,
2). Cleared your practical exam and
3). Attended the FMF approved Theory Course

However, you shall receive a certificate of attendance for the Theory course.

Ques 8. When can we know about our eligibility for the practical exam after submitting the documents?
All those finalized for the practical exam (subject to PCPNDT approval) will be informed about their schedule for the practical exam by 30th April,2019.