Daily Archives: 01/05/2023

Save “Medical Schools” of India But has “medical colleges” instead During my almost six years at Pune’s Byramjee Jeejeebhoy Medical College, from where I graduated a decade ago, I never used the phrase “medical school.” I also don’t remember anyone else using that term to describe any of India’s four hundred or so medical colleges. […]

Oldest medical college in India

The year 1835 has a special bearing in the history of medical education in India. Two very prestigious and respected medical colleges of India, Calcutta Medical College, Kolkata and Madras Medical College, Chennai admitted students for the first time in 1835. The Calcutta Medical College was not only the first institute to teach modern medicine […]

AI is coming for the doctors

AI is coming for the doctors! 😧 A new breakout study compared ChatGPT vs. physician responses to patient questions. The results were insane. Here’s how AI is about to revolutionize health care: Overall, patients preferred the chatbot over the physician 79% of the time. From the study: “The chatbot responses were preferred over physician responses […]