About The Department

The department of Biochemistry is a spacious department with plenty of space for allotted to individual faculties as office space. The department also houses the laboratory for undergraduate training. A separate research laboratory dedicated to serious research is located in the southern side of the department. A demonstration room for undergraduate training as well scientific discussions is at the heart of the department. A well ventilated store room is located at the southernmost end of the department. An entire room has been allotted for preparing reagents for students and research purposes. Tutors have been allotted a separate room for their independent study.

Brief Overview

       Establishment   Year of establishment - 1999

      Growth - MBBS -2000

                        MD Biochemistry-2007

                        B.Sc Nursing, B.Sc Optometry- 2015

                        BPT-2018

       Services offered

Patient Care

       patient care

Profile

Parameters

Diabetic Profile

Glucose, HbA1c, Microalbumin

Renal Profile

Creatinine, Urea, Uric Acid, Ca, Pho, Na, K, Cl

Liver Profile

Bilirubin, AST, ALT, ALP, GGT, LDH, T.Protein, Albumin

Lipid profile

T. Cholesterol, Triglycerides. LDL, HDL, VLDL

Cardiac Markers

CK-MB, Troponin-T, AST, LDH,

Others

Serum amylase

Fluid Chemistry

Urine, CSF, Ascitic fluid, Pleural fluid

        

        

        

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Teaching

UG- MBBS

B.Sc.Optometry B.Sc Nursing BPT

B.Sc Allied health sciences-

 First year Diploma Allied health sciences

Second year B.Sc MLT

Third year B.Sc MLT

First and Second year DMLT

PG- MD Biochemistry

Basic sciences classes for PG students of other disciplines

 Research

Guiding UG and PG students in their research work 

Patient care services

OPD days and time  OPD        - 8.30 AM to 4.00 PM

               Free tests in camp for poor and needy patients

IPD runs 24 x 7

               Routine, specialized, hormonal i.e., all types of analysis possible

Emergency

                                      Short TAT practiced

 

Academic Programs offered

Courses Taught

Student Strength

MBBS

100

B.Sc Nursing

60

B.Sc Optometry

60

BPT

60

Post basic nursing

12

First year FAHS

400

Second year B.Sc MLT

45

Third year B.Sc MLT

47

 

Innovations in TLE

               OSPE pattern in practical examination

               Problem based learning

               Group discussion

Research profile

No of

      Publications  - 17

       Books published - TWO(2)

       Research projects completed

       UG =  ICMR STS/ non STS  - 6

      PG   - 6

       Faculty - 17

       Funded - NIL

 

Infrastructure

Facilities available

Through Central lab, all routine investigations related to patient care including hormone assays. Special investigations like stone analysis, chromatography, electrophoresis, Bence Jones proteins from the Dept.

Special instruments

PCR, UV transilluminator

Special Laboratory

Karyotyping as part of Central research lab.

Faculty Profiles

Position

Name, qualification

Designation

Professor

Dr.Sasmita Mishra,  MBBS, MD

Professor &HOD

Associate professor

Dr.Manju.M,  MBBS, MD

Associate Professor

Central Lab incharge

Assistant professor

Dr.Suryaptriya.R,  MBBS, MD

Assistant Professor

Lecturer

Mr.S. Mohan, MSc.Medical Biochemistry

Lecturer

Tutor (Non-Clinical)

Mr.R.R.Kumar. MSc, Biochemistry

Dr.Sridarany, MBBS

Dr.Sivasankari, MBBS

Tutors