Department of Biochemistry
DG Vaishnav College

Study of reactions inside your body

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. 

wi
th the induction of ICD-10 the latest in the coding area, there is a huge demand for the medical coding experts.
around 150 students of I, II and III BSc Biochemistry students attended the program.

The interested students wil
l be inducted for the training in medical coding.
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

List of Students placed in various organisations
1. Abirami . MARKETING EXECUTIVE USV Limited, Chennai
2. V.Vytheeswaran INSTRUCTIONAL DESIGNER IBM, Bangalore
3. Sriram JUNIOR RESEARCH ASSOCIATE , GVK Biosciences
4. Lalitha JUNIOR RESEARCH ASSOCIATE GVK Biosciences
5. Lakshmipriya CLAIMS EXAMINER SR. EXECUTIVE DELL
6. Yaminipriya MEDICAL ANALYSER Medusind Solutions
7 Jayabharathi POST GRADUATE TEACHER Everwin School
8. Narendran TERRITORY BUSINESS MANAGER Abbott Healthcare Pvt Ltd
9. Pachaiyappan TERRITORY BUSINESS MANAGER Abbott Healthcare Pvt Ltd
10. Samuel Johnson LAB-TECHNICIAN Corporation of Chennai
11. Jayakumar LAB-TECHNICIAN Govt. General Hospital, Chennai
12. Veeramani PROFESSIONAL SALES REPRESENTATIVE Orchid Chemicals
13. Sivakumar PROFESSIONAL SALES REPRESENTATIVE Orchid Chemicals
14 Prakash.GTERRITORY BUSINESS MANAGER Abbott Healthcare Pvt Ltd
M.Sc BIO CHEMISTRY 2010-12
1 S.LAKSHMI PRIYA WISTA(WIPRO)
2 R.RAJESHWARI APOLLO HEALTH CARE CITY PVT LTD
3 G.NIRESHA APOLLO HEALTH CARE CITY PVT LTD
BSc BIO CHEMISTRY 2009-12
The following students are selected to undergo postgraduate program fully sponsored by the respective companies with placement.
1 C. HARIHARAN E1620 (HP )
2 B.SARAVANAN E1633 (WIPRO )
3 K. DINESH KUMAR E1602 (WIPRO)
4 N.RAJESH KUMAR E1613 (WIPRO)
5 D.R THENMOZHI E1605 (WIPRO )
6 R.DEVI E1604 (WIPRO)
7 K.S.PREETHI E1603 (WIPRO)