Default Theme
AIIMS NEW
अखिल भारतीय आयुर्विज्ञान संस्थान, नई दिल्ली
All India Institute Of Medical Sciences, New Delhi

Introduction

“Welcome to the Department of Microbiology”

Department of Microbiology was established in the year 1957 with Prof. S.L. Kalra, Prof. Ghosh Ray and Prof. L.N. Mohapatra as founder members. Prof. S. Balaya founded Virology; Prof. S. Mittal, Parasitology; Prof. Usha Gupta, Anaerobic Bacteriology; Prof. R.A. Bhujwala, Bacteriology & STD and Prof. Ishwari Nair, Entomology.

Heads of the Department: 

S. No.

Name

From

To

1.

PROF. S.L. KALRA

1957

1968

2.

PROF. L.N. MOHAPATRA

Jan. 1971

Jan. 1985

3.

PROF. SHRINIWAS

Feb. 1985

Sept. 1990

4.

PROF. RAMESH KUMAR

Oct. 1990

Sept. 1996

5.

PROF. PRADEEP SETH

Oct. 1996

Apr. 2005

6.

PROF. J.C. SAMANTARAY

May 2005

May 2015

7.

PROF. GITA SATPATHY

June 2015

Nov. 2019

8.

PROF. RAMA CHAUDHRY

Dec. 2019

 

Vision of the department is to provide up-to-date and holistic theoretical & practical training for MBBS, MD (Microbiology), DM (Infectious Diseases), and PhDs; to carry out frontline research in all disciplines of Microbiology and to train good academicians, teachers and researchers in the discipline.

"Department of Microbiology is a multidisciplinary unit consisting of Bacteriology, Anaerobic bacteriology, Special Bacterial Pathogen Laboratory, Virology , Mycology, Serology, Immunology, HIV Laboratory, Parasitology, Mycobacteriology, CBNAAT, Mycoplasma laboratory, STD laboratory and Hospital Infection Control laboratory"

The laboratory facilities include state of the art automated blood culture system, MALDI–TOF (Matrix Assisted Laser Desorption/Ionization – Time of Flight), Automated identification and antimicrobial susceptibility testing system, Gene Xpert, Flow Cytometry System, Conventional PCR, Real time PCR,  Testing for SARS-CoV-2 along with the conventional microbiological tools for diagnostic services.

The Department of Microbiology has been at the forefront in fighting the COVID-19 pandemic, be it the diagnostic support including RT-PCR and CBNAAT as well as infection control activities.

The Department of Microbiology,  AIIMS, New Delhi has been NABL accredited from 15th November,  2019 as per ISO:15189.  One of the first Department of Microbiology in public health sector for getting NABL Accreditation. All the routine tests of the department including molecular tests are included in NABL Scope. 

 

 

Zo2 Framework Settings

Select one of sample color schemes

Google Font

Menu Font
Body Font
Heading Font

Body

Background Color
Text Color
Link Color
Background Image

Header Wrapper

Background Color
Modules Title
Text Color
Link Color
Background Image

Menu Wrapper

Background Color
Modules Title
Text Color
Link Color
Background Image

Main Wrapper

Background Color
Modules Title
Text Color
Link Color
Background Image

Inset Wrapper

Background Color
Modules Title
Text Color
Link Color
Background Image

Bottom Wrapper

Background Color
Modules Title
Text Color
Link Color
Background Image
Background Color
Modules Title
Text Color
Link Color
Background Image
 
Top of Page
BCMath lib not installed. RSA encryption unavailable