FINAL PRESS RELEASE OF THE SIXTH SESSION OF THE NATIONAL MEDICAL, PHARMARCEUTICAL AND ODONTOSTOMATOLOGICAL COMMISSION OF CAMEROON
On Friday, May 25, 2018, the 6th Ordinary session of the National Medical, Pharmaceutical and Odontostomatological Commission of Cameroon (NMPOCC) was held at 10:00 in the Conference Room of the Ministry of Higher Education, under the chairmanship of the Minister of Higher Education, Chancellor of Academie Orders.
Created by Order N°.055/PM of 10 June 2013 by the Prime Minister, Head of Government, this Commission is responsible for issuing technical opinions on the quality of training of health professionals in public and private academic institutions of Cameroon, so as to consolidate academic, technological and professional quality in medical training institutions.
Present at the meeting were, the representative of the Minister of Public Health who is the Vice-Chairperson to this Commission, a representative of the Prime Minister’s Office, the Rector of the University of Yaoundé l, the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Buea, representatives of the partner administrations, the representatives of National Medical Councils and the Deans of accredited Public and Private Medical Training Establishments.
After the adoption of the report of the 5th session held on June 09, 2017, and the balance sheet of national examinations organized in Septernber and October of 2017, the following recommendations and resolutions, resulting from frank and constructive exchanges on points on the agenda were adopted.