Diploma National Board

Continental Hospitals, Hyderabad offers Diplomate of National Board (DNB) training program in 7 specialties (in 5 broad specialties and 2 super specialties).  The Diplomate qualifications awarded by the National Board of Examinations (NBE) have been equated with the postgraduate and post doctorate degrees awarded by other Indian Universities by the Government of India, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.   

List of Courses:

Broad Specialties:

  1. Anesthesiology,
  2. Emergency Medicine,
  3. General Medicine,
  4. Radio-Diagnosis
  5. Orthopaedic Surgery

Super Specialties:

  1. Critical Care Medicine
  2. Cardiology

Continental’s carefully chosen team of experts, who are internationally recognised healthcare professional from over 30 specialties, is dedicated to providing top-notch patient care using world-class medical equipment and superior technology.

What we offer

We are committed to providing the support needed for all trainees to reach their potential and achieve their career goals, while achieving an appropriate work-life balance.

We also offer training in the form of bedside clinics, symposia, lectures, daily morning academic discussions along with Grand Rounds on every Wednesday.

Training resources:-

  • NBE’s specialty specific DVDs are also available in library.
  • MOU from Ethicon, Johnson & Johnson for Basic Surgical Skill Training.
  • Department wise Journal club, Clinical Key
  • Each department has a separate conference room for intradepartmental training along with three (3) separate fully equipped conference halls with capacity of 100 seating.
  • Fully – equipped library with physical books, E-books and physical journals, E-journals, photocopying facility, internet and Wi-Fi access to search and read.
  • Individual  Clinical Key access to all DNB Trainees

For further information contact: –

Department of Medical Education, e-mail: lalitha.j@continentalhosptials.com; (M) : 9133325580.