Introduction:

Anatomy Department is an important department in any medical institution. It teaches human anatomy which is a basic science subject for medical & paramedical students. It includes gross anatomy, histology, embryology and genetics. Which are the four basic sciences forming base for medical education. In addition, it provides facility of dead body embalming to common society. It is also running dead body donation awareness programme. It is also involved in medico legal cases reporting in various medico legal matters. There are three postgraduate seats and provided many postgraduate teachers all over the country. Department has genetic lab which provides facility of sex chromatin determination and genetic counseling.

We organize intercollegiate anatomy quiz in the name of Dr. T. L. Patil Memorial Anatomy Quiz since 2013. Our department is the winner for the year 2013 and 2015.

Awards & Achievements

  • 1. Conferences organized
    • a. National congress “Indian Association of Pathologist & Microbiologists – 1983
    • b. Maharashtra chapter conference of Indian association of Medical Microbiologists – 2001
    • c. National congress of Indian association of Medical Microbiologists MICROCON – 2006
    • d. National conference of Indian Association of Tropical Parasitology – TROPACON 2011
  • 2. Undergoing project :
    • a. Multicentric Hospital based surveillance of acute encephalitis syndrome (AES) for viral actiology among children in selected districts of Maharashtra & Andha Pradesh. in collaboration with NIV, Pune and ICMR, Delhi
  • 3. Reported World’s first ever case of Human trypanosomiasis (Sleeping sickness) caused by T. cruzei – 2005
  • 4. State reference laboratory – NABL accreditated
  • 5. Regional sexually transmitted disease training reference and research laboratory.
  • 6. Referral laboratory for integrated disease surveillance programme.

Achievements of HDL (ICTC I/II/SRL/CD4)

  • Awarded as a best performing ICTC/PPTCT in Maharashtra on the occasion of World AIDS day on 1/12/2006 at Nashik by deputy chief minister and state health minister, Govt. of Maharashtra and felicitated by cash award of Rs.10,000/-
  • Certificate for outstanding performance in quality assurance in HIV testing and achieving international standard as per ISO 15189, by National AIDS control organization Ministry of Health & Family welfare Government of India in 2014.
  • Certificate of participation in HIV serology EQAS Round 1 & 2 by National AIDS Research
  • Receive certificate of Accreditation from National Accreditation board for testing and calibration laboratories as per ISO-15189-2012 for microbiology and serology (HIV serology and CD4 enumeration) in 9/11/15.