Straight from the Heart: Ethics, trademarks and tie ups


Dr KK Aggarwal    06 December 2017

IMA has done the following in the field of ethics, trademarks and tie ups.


Trade Marks


·         IMA now has a Registered Copyright for ‘Doctor Emblem’ for MBBS doctors (No 12769/2017-CO/A).

·         IMA now has a Registered Trademark for ‘IMA’ Name in Class 44 (Number 3329977)

·         IMA got Registered Trade Mark for IMA Logo in Class 35 (Number 3329979)

·         IMA got Registered Copyright for IMA Logo (No 12770/2017-CO/A)

·         IMA has got ISO Certification (ISO 9001:2015 QMS J1701311)

·         IMA has standardised IMA e-Flag and IMA Flag (at head-quarters premises)

·         IMA Anthem: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=02XYcITzwiU&feature=youtu.be

·         https://youtu.be/n7t7pMaxb0Q

·         IMA is now ISO 9001 2015 certified organisation




·         IMA has standardized new updated “IMA Prayer”.

·         IMA has also participated in updation of “WMA Declaration of Geneva”

·         IMA has standardized IMA Code of Ethics

·         IMA has also signed agreements with ‘IMA AHPI Code of conduct’ and ‘IMA NATHEALTH Code of Conduct.

·         IMA has established National and State UNESCO Chairs on Bioethics.

·         IMA CME policy mandates a slide on bioethics, pharmacovigilance, AMR and pharmacovigilance

·         IMA has certified IMA clinic, IMA professors and IMA credit hours

·         IMA has come out with MCI guidelines for deciding medical negligence under section 8.6 of code of ethics.

·         e-Varsity will be a part of IMA HQs.

·         IMA constitution with resolutions have been updated.

·         IMA No Incentive policy launched in Tamil Nadu, West Bengal.

·         IMA has zero tolerance for cuts, commission, unethical acts, those indulging in child sexual abuse and female foeticide.

·         IMA also has zero tolerance against IMA members who indulge in mud-slinging against each other, against the association or the medical profession in public. 




·         IMA has finalized IMA Insurance website and IMA SBI credit card

·         IMA has signed an agreement with Ms Anthrix for property investments


IMA Prayer.


IMA has also finalized IMA Prayer.


“May everybody be happy

May everybody be healthy

May everybody be free from pain

May everybody be free from sorrow

May we be the healing cure

Beyond every greed & lure” 

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