The second edition of PG Notes in Psychiatry (PGNIP2) will be released at Kottayam Press Club on Saturday, 29 June 2019 at 5 pm. Prof. Sabu Thomas, the Hon. Vice Chancellor, Mahatma Gandhi University will launch the second edition of the book. The event will feature Prof. George Chandy Matteethra, Director and CEO of Believers Church Medical College Hospital, who will deliver the keynote address.
Written by Dr. Cijo Alex, the first edition of PGNIP2 was launched in 2015. It received an overwhelming response across India and received a positive review by The Kerala Journal of Psychiatry. The second edition is a comprehensive and updated text covering Basic Medical Sciences to Neuropsychiatry, updated in accordance with ICD 11, DSM 5, MHA 2017 and Maudsley Guidelines 2018.
An online Learning Resource Centre by PGNIP2 will be launched on the same day by Dr. Joban John, consultant neurologist, Believers Church Medical College Hospital. The online LRC is a curated selection and a fully searchable and organized collection of presentations, seminars and other learning materials by eminent professionals from across the world.