The Ministry of Health, represented by the Department of Hospital Affairs and Specialized Medical Centers of the Directorate General of Specialized Medical Care (DGSMC) organized today (Wednesday) a workshop on Evidence Based Medicine in the presence of Dr. Kadhim bin Jafar Suliman, DGSMC Director General at the Health Sciences College.

The two-day workshop gathers (40) physicians from various referral hospitals in the Sultanate.

The workshop aims to identifying doctors with the principles and basics of evidence based medicine, acquiring them the skills of searching medical information in the medical journals, familiarizing doctors with the types and resources of references in addition to the way of studying the researches design, as well as training doctors on how critically assess the studies, researches and systematic review.

Source: Ministry of Health-Sultanate of Oman