Microbiology

  • The Department of Microbiology is one of the most relevant, dynamic and exciting disciplines in the Medical sciences, a perfect blend of
         Academic, diagnostic & research activities.
  • The faculty actively participates in teaching & corrective evaluation of both undergraduate & Post-graduate students throughout the year.
  • The department has a very strong clinical microbiological diagnostic set up actively monitored by the faculty in charge of each section like HIV & HCV.
         HBsAg etc.
  • They are also actively carrying out research activities in their respective fields of interest in Microbiology.
  • At present the department is well equipped with almost all the advanced facility for clinical diagnostics and research work like:
    • Automated culture system for blood and body fluids
    • Automated and conventional TB culture system
    • Well equipped laboratory for Bacteriology, Parasitology, Mycology and Serology tests
  • Department is a leading member in Hospital infection control program and plays a crucial role in antibiotic stewardship program for the institute.
  • Department of Microbiology actively participates in various national programs like RNTCP, ICTC, IDSP etc.