02 July 2019 | News
Institute of Medicine & Law (IML) provides education, information, and services related to medical laws.
Institute of Medicine and Law (IML - a business division of Corporate Law Academy Private Limited) has announced that its board of directors has appointed Mr. Sunder Rajan as its Chief Executive Officer.
Speaking on behalf of IML, Mr. Mahendra Bajpai, Hon. Director IML said, “We are very happy that a professional of a high caliber is joining us to lead the organisation. IML is at a critical juncture of expansion and Mr. Sunder Rajan has been selected after careful evaluation of several candidates. We are a premier MedLegal company and intend to expand quickly, both in our offerings and extending our foot-print globally.”
Mr. Sunder Rajan said, “I am excited to take on the challenge. Medical Negligence is a hot subject and IML is already a leader in providing information and services to healthcare professionals. There is a critical need to step up and provide clarity, assurance, and direction to both healthcare providers and patients on the correct interpretation and application of the law. I intend to launch more products and services for hospitals as well. Shortly, we will also extend our portfolio to the international market.”
Mr. Ravindra Mangal, Managing Director said, “Mr. Sunder Rajan in the past has led a Wolters Kluwer company, in open access publishing, in medical research to become one of the largest in the world. He is a highly successful professional and we believe that his strategic approach, leadership, and global exposure will enhance operational and financial performance.”
Institute of Medicine & Law (IML) provides education, information, and services related to medical laws. IML’s information and analysis is real-time, accurate, actionable and is delivered to doctors, hospitals, and lawyers on multiple platforms using the latest in technology. IML’s knowledge bank is comprehensive and continuously updated with the latest developments in medical laws. Today, in India, IML possesses the best resources in terms of professionals, information, and knowledge on medical laws and these are optimally utilised in providing legal solutions. IML organizes the 'National Convention on Medicine & Law', every year, a platform to identify the legal issues relating to medicine, discuss them threadbare, and suggest remedial measures. Doctors, medical associations, hospitals, lawyers, judges, regulators, and policy makers are part of this initiative. IML has been conducting an annual exercise of drafting and adopting a ‘SOP on Patients Consent’ together with major national medical associations like IMA, ASI, FOGSI, API, IOA, IRIA, AIOS, ISA, ISCCM, and CSI among others. This SOP is today accepted as a standard, comprehensive, and legally compliant document on patients consent in India.