Medical coding awareness program in 23 & 24th July, 2014
A two day awareness program on medical coding was organised as a part of the department placement activity on 23 & 24 th July 2014. The expert from JE academy had come to down to the department and gave a talk explaining the various aspects of medical coding. She mentioned about the demand and the market scenario of the area. withtheinductionofICD-10the latestin thecodingarea,thereis a huge demandforthe medicalcodingexperts. around 150 students of I, II and IIIBSc Biochemistrystudents attendedtheprogram. The interested students will beinductedforthe trainingin medicalcoding. The department is planning to include medical coding as a part of its curriculum in the coming year.
Presentations by industry and other experts
Session -1- “Opportunity as an Application specialist in Life Science Products Marketing”- Mr. P. Satheesh Kumar – Application Specialist, Medox Biotech India Pvt Ltd, Chennai
Session-2-“Health care management”- Ms. Haritha himachal, Business head, ICRI, Chennai.
Session -3 -“Clinical Research an emerging area in the field of Biological sciences” –Mr. Srinivasan, ICRI.
Session -4 -Higher studies abroad”-Mr. Balaji Nataraj, Aadele Vistas, Nungambakkam, Chennai.
Session-5-“Career opportunities in the field of Life science e-Publishing”-Ms. Chitra Gopal, DiacriTech Technologies, Chennai..
LIST OF STUDENTS SELECTED IN PLACEMENT IN VARIOUS ORGANISATIONS