• Jul 29, 2021
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Be a Member of IMA…? Why

Indian Medical Association (IMA) is an unique organization, bringing together the Medical Fraternity, with nearly 1.5 lac members all over India.

The membership is transferrable to any Local Branch, in any State/ Union Territory of India.

At IMA, We have

  1. Scientific Sessions in the form of Lectures, Seminars, Symposia, Panel Discussions, Updates in different disciplines of Medical Science, Conferences, catering to the needs of all. We have guest speakers of National & International repute to feed us with the newest in their field of work.
  2. Continuing Medical Education Programmer, a marathon of about more than 100 lectures in a span of 2 weeks.
  3. Sub-chapters of College of General Practitioners (CGP) & IMA Academy of Medical Specialties (AMS).
  4. A Book Bank for members & their children who take up medicine as their vocation.
  5. Cultural Activities to foster brotherhood amongst members & their families.
  6. A Sports Week & a Cricket Tournament.
  7. Various schemes in operation at State & National level, viz. Social Security Schemes, Health Scheme, Professional Protection Scheme.
  8. Hospital Attendants' Course for girls, preparing them to be of help at the clinics of our members.
  9. DMLT (Diploma in Medical laboratory Technology) Course for Science students.
  10. A member can avail the benefits of IMA Benevolent Fund (Local as well as from the Headquarters) if she/he has a continuous membership of not less than five year OR has joined the Association within the first two year of her/ his becoming eligible * for the membership.
  11. Information on Curricular, Fiscal & General Matters pertaining to Medical Practice.
  12. Constant communication through a Newsletter which gives lot of information to the members.
Eligibility for Membership of
Indian Medical Association

Any person who possesses the Degree of M.B.B.S. and is registered with the Medical Council of India through any of its State Branches. Interns can enroll themselves as Intern members prior to their acquiring the Degree Certificate & Permanent Registration with the MCI.