Ministry of Health asks states to Nominate Medicos for WHO Fellowship programme, Focus of Doctors in Rural areas, it adds

New Delhi: Inviting nominations from various states for the prestigious WHO Fellowship programme, the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, recently wrote to the Health departments of various states, stressing that ample opportunities have to be given to those who have been serving in rural areas sub-divisional district hospitals and have the first-hand experience of public health issues The letter added that adequate representation should be given to female officers and officers belonging to SC/ST category, noting that past experience shows that the applicants are generally from major cities