In order to increase the capacity of nursing personnel in providing quality services in hospitals and health centres, the Hasanuddin University Faculty of Nursing will develop a Medical-Surgical Nursing Specialist Study Program (Prodi Sp.KMB) and is predicted to be the only KMB Specialist Study Program in Eastern Indonesia. .

This activity has been carried out online on Wednesday – Thursday, 16-17 March 2021 which is the first step to get an overview of the preparation for the formation of a new study program and to explore the need for medical surgical nursing specialists from various stakeholders, namely the Director of the F. Kep ​​partner Hospital, Deputy Director of Medical and Nursing Services, Surgery and Interna Doctors in Charge of Patients (DPJP), Heads of Nursing at various hospitals, alumni of master nursing and alumni specialist KMB from other institutions.

This activity also presented speakers from various institutions in Indonesia, namely Dr. Ir. Prastawa Budi, M.Sc (Chair of LPMPP Unhas), Kusman Ibrahim, MN, PhD (Chair of KMB Nursing College), Sriyona Ismail, MN, PhD (Chair of Sp.KMB UI Study Program), Dr. Untung Sujianto, M.Kes, (Head of Undip Sp.KMB Study Program) and Ns. M.Adam, M.Kep, Sp.KMB (Practitioner Specialist KBM at UI Hospital).