Mumbai: With a view to empower medical students with scholarship, mentorship and world-class laboratory ecosystem, Medengage programme has been launched by Metropolis Healthcare, which is a global chain of pathology labs and diagnostic centres. This medical talent outreach initiative will help nurture upcoming medical talent across India.
The objective of Medengage is to aid development of medical talent in India by providing exclusive access to a global standard of laboratory ecosystem, advanced industry practices, knowledge and necessary financial support to support rapid advancement of medical research in India.
The initiative began in April 2017 and is open to undergraduate or post-graduate medical students. Sushil Shah, chairman and founder of Metropolis Healthcare, said, “We are happy to partner with medical students who essentially form the future of the healthcare acumen in India. We look forward to providing world-class laboratory assistance to raise the bar of academic research in this nation.”
Kirti Chaddha, associate vice president of Metropolis Healthcare, added, “Finding a fully equipped laboratory is an integral part of research and the accessibility of such an apparatus becomes a daunting task.”