Oman Medical Specialty Board
المجلس العماني للاختصاصات الطبية

NEWS

Posted on: May 06, 2020

Under the presidency of H.E Dr. Hilal Al Sabti, Executive President of the Oman Medical Specialty Board, the Executive Board held its second meeting for 2020 on Wednesday, the 6th of May via videocall. The meeting was attended by the board members and the educational committees’ chairpersons.

The meeting started by approving the minutes of the previous meeting and a follow up on the previous decisions and action plans, their progress and execution.

Among the issues discussed in the meeting is the list of accepted candidates for the academic year 2020/21 in the OMSB various residency and OMSB fellowship programs. The members also discussed the recommendations of the Central Examination Committee regarding the OMSB Examinations.

The Executive Board would then present its recommendations and discussed issues to the Board of Trustees which is headed by the Minister of Health and consists of representatives from all the health and affiliated academic sector institutions in The Sultanate.

According to the OMSB structure, The Executive Board has a number of responsibilities among which are   following up the training programs’ planes and their implementation, approving the standards to accredit training hospitals, managing the training and examination affairs, and proposing acceptance criteria for residency and fellowship training programs.