A Pakistani surgeon from Rahim Yar Khan, Dr Muhammad Uzman Tariq has managed to secure the highest marks around the globe, in the MRCS examination among all four Royal Colleges of England and Ireland. Dr Tariq secured 93 per cent in the examination.
Dr Uzman Tariq has becomes the first Pakistani surgeon to have ever achieve this accolade. The doctor is currently doing his FCPS training in general surgery from the Sheikh Zayed Hospital in Rahim Yar Khan.
We would like to congratulate Dr. Muhammad Uzman Tariq, a former student of Punjab Colleges Rahim Yar Khan, 2006-2008…
The Royal College of Surgeons England and Ireland has four medical colleges, under which the MRCS exam is conducted all over the world. More than 8,000 surgeons from the Gulf, Europe, Bangladesh and India take part in the MRCS examination for membership to the Royal College of Surgeons.
The examination is a key factor for any doctor in a surgical career, as it determines whether a surgical trainee holds the correct knowledge, skills and attributes to complete basic training and to progress to higher levels of specialist surgical training.
The MRCS examination is intercollegiate, meaning that it is common to all Colleges (The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow, The Royal College of Surgeons of England and The Royal College of Surgeons of Ireland).
From : pk.mashable.com