DEPARTMENT OF TB & CHEST DISEASES


Highlights:

Separate department since 1988 and till date 76 MD and 2 PhD degrees have been awarded.

THRUST AREAS / Mission

  • Respiratory ICU -fully equipped as recommended by Medical Council of India (MCI)
  • Advanced Pulmonary Function Test (PFT) studies with diffusion studies as required by MCI
  • Sleep lab facilities
  • Achievements by the faculty members

    • ERS Bronze sponsorship - 2002 ( Stockholm),2003 ( Vienna) 2004( Glasgow), 2007 ( Stockholm)
    • Cipla Chest Oration
    • ERS Silver Sponsorship (2006 - Munich)
    • Secretary/ Vice-President Indian Chest Society
    • 2004 World Asthma meeting travel scholarship Bangkok
    • Alfred Soffer Research Award,( Finalist) USA
    • Member of TB steering, screening & monitoring committee on operational research by GOI 2002 -2003
    Non-invasive ventilation
     
    Pulse oximeter
    OLYMPUS bronchoscope
     
    SIEMENS USG machine