Post Graduate Medical College laments poor funding

​President , National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria,

NPMCN, Dr. Ademola Abayomi Olaitain, weekend, decried poor

funding of the College, calling on the Tertiary Education Trust

Fund, TETFUND, to release funds for the College to enable it get

clinical skills and simulation laboratory.
Meanwhile, the college will this week confer fellows to 340 doctors

who have completed the compulsory clinical placement and rotations

of not less than five years in accredited Teaching Hospitals and

Specialist Hospitals. The new convokes have brought the number of

fellows certified by the College to 5,387.

Briefing journalists in Lagos on the forthcoming convocation,

Olaitan said lack of fund has continued to impede on ongoing

projects at the College.

He explained that the clinical skills and simulation laboratory facility

would help to train Medical and Dental specialists of the highest

quality, competence and dedication in line with global best practices

in postgraduate medical education.