Department of Pathology is housed on the 2nd floor of Academic block. The subject is covered in 2nd M.B.BS Professional over a period of one and a half years comprising of 3 semesters.
The Department is headed by Col. Ajay Malik, a researcher of international repute. He is ably supported by well qualified, dedicated and motivated faculty who impart world class training to the undergraduate students besides being actively engaged in research activities.
The Dept also is in charge of all extracurricular activities and regularly organizes various cultural events in the college.

Academics arow

Curriculum is well structured and composed of didactic lectures, small group teaching, tutorials, problem/ case based learning and seminars for students. The departmental library is well stocked with more than 100 books in the field of general pathology, gross pathology, systemic pathology, histo-techniques, hematology, clinical pathology and cytopathology. Training is imparted with the help of varied teaching aids. Regular quizzes which focus on clinical real life situations keep the interest kindled among students. Undergraduate students are encouraged to participated and present in workshops, CME’s etc. Manasvi Raghav of 2014 Batch won the 2nd prize for her poster “Role of inflammasome in chronic inflammatory and autoimmune diseases” at a recently held Annual Update in Pathology.

Training arow

The departmental museum houses nearly 150 gross pathology specimens which enable the students to get a better insight of the morphology of disease processes. Charts/Models/Animations are used to explain difficult concepts. The department is well equipped with representative histopathological slides of important lesions of the body. Students are also trained to perform basic haematological and urine examination. Visits of students to AFTC (Armed Forces Training Centre) as well to various departments of the central lab at BHDC, which is well equipped to carry out various basic as well as highly specialized investigations, enable the students to get a sound and comprehensive knowledge of the subject.

Notice

Dr Rachna Gulati
Dr Rachna Gulati
1.       Name: Dr Rachna Gulati

2.       Present appointment: Tutor in Pathology, ACMS

3.       Qualification:

          a.       MBBS (from AFMC, Pune) in 1991

      b.      Trained in DNB (Pathology) – three years , from BJ Medical College, Pune (from 2002 to 2005)

4.       Experience :

          a.       Blood Transfusion Officer in KEM Hospital, Pune from 2007 to 2009 (two and half years)

          b.      Tutor in Pathology at SKN Medical College, Pune from 2009 to 2015 (Five and half years)

Dr(Maj) Vaibhav Dubey
Dr(Maj) Vaibhav Dubey
Tutor

Maj Vaibhav Dubey Tutor in Pathology has completed his MBBS from AFMC Pune in 2007 and he is currently pursing DNB in Pathology from BHDC, Delhi Cantt.

Dr(Sqn Ldr) Smita Rani Borgohain
Dr(Sqn Ldr) Smita Rani Borgohain
Tutor

Sqn Ldr Smita Rani Borgohain Tutor in Pathology has completed her MBBS from Assam Medical College in 2003 and she is currently pursing DNB in Pathology from BHDC, Delhi Cantt.

Dr(Sqn Ldr) Alok Singh
Dr(Sqn Ldr) Alok Singh
Tutor

Sqn Ldr Alok Singh Tutor in Pathology has completed his MBBS from AFMC Pune in 2006 and he is currently pursing DNB in Pathology from BHDC, Delhi Cantt.

Lt Col Puneet Baveja
Lt Col Puneet Baveja
(Asst Prof)

Lt Col Puneet Baveja Asst Prof in Pathology has completed her MBBS from AFMC Pune in 1998 and MD from AFMC, Pune in 2007.

Dr(Lt Col) Preeti
Dr(Lt Col) Preeti
Assistant Professor

Lt Col Preeti Asst Prof in Pathology has completed her MBBS from Vinnitsa state Piragov Memorial Medical University, Ukraine in 1996 and MD from AFMC Pune in 2009.

Dr(Lt Col) Alpana Gupta
Dr(Lt Col) Alpana Gupta
Assistant Professor

Lt Col Alpana Gupta Asst Prof in Pathology has completed her MBBS from AFMC Pune in 2002 and MD from AFMC, Pune in 2011.

Lt Col Anamika Sinha
Lt Col Anamika Sinha
(Asst Prof)

Lt Col Anamika Sinha Asst Prof in Pathology has completed her MBBS from AFMC Pune in 1998 and MD from AFMC Pune in 2008.

Col Umesh Kapoor
Col Umesh Kapoor
(Asst Prof)

Col Umesh Kapoor Asst Prof in Pathology has completed his MBBS from AFMC Pune in 1993 and MD from AFMC Pune in 2002.

Dr(Col) Aniruddha Chattoraj
Dr(Col) Aniruddha Chattoraj
Assistant Professor

Col Aniruddha Chattoraj Asst Prof in Pathology has completed his MBBS from AFMC Pune in 1982 and MD from INHS, Bombay in 1991.

Dr(Lt Col) Nitu Sharma
Dr(Lt Col) Nitu Sharma
Assistant Professor

Lt Col Nitu Sharma Asst Prof in Pathology has completed her MBBS from AFMC Pune in 1997 and MD from AFMC Pune in 2006.

Dr(Col) Arun Chaudhary
Dr(Col) Arun Chaudhary
Assistant Professor

Col Arun Chaudhary Asst Prof in Pathology has completed his MBBS from MAMC, New Delhi in 1981 and MD from MGM Medical College in 1994. His areas of interest include cytopathology especially thyroid cytopathology.

Dr. Archna Rautela
Dr. Archna Rautela
Assistant Professor

Dr. Archna Rautela Asst. Prof. in Pathology has completed her MBBS in 2007 from MAMC, New Delhi and MD from Lady Hardinge Medical College in 2012. She continued her senior residency in the same institute till 2015. A young hard working and dedicated teacher, she is very popular with the students. Her interests include Hematopathology and cytopatholgy.

Dr(Brig) Manvir Singh Tevatia
Dr(Brig) Manvir Singh Tevatia
Associate Professor

Brig Manvir Singh Tevatia, Assoc Prof. in Pathology has completed his MBBS from Govt. Medical College, Jammu in 1984 and MD from Govt. Medical College, Aurangabad in 1993. His specialized area of interest includes Histopathology including GI pathology. He is the chairman of Institutional Ethics Committee.

Dr. Sharmila Dudani
Dr. Sharmila Dudani
Associate Professor

Dr. Sharmila Dudani, Assoc Prof. in Pathology is an alumnus of Grant Medical College Mumbai. She has been with ACMS since 2009 and has been instrumental in setting up the department. She has publications in various National & International journals. Her interests include Histopathology, cytopathology and Research.

Dr(Col) Ajay Malik
Dr(Col) Ajay Malik
Professor & HOD

Col Ajay Malik Prof. & HOD of Dept of Pathology has completed his graduation, postgraduation from AFMC, Pune in the years 1987 & 1996 respectively. He has many National & International publications to his credit and has been a principle worker for various AFMRC projects. His Projects on “Aberrant Immunophenotypic expression in acute leukaemia – a flow cytometry study” and “Flow cytometric diagnosis of NHL using FNA and fresh tissue biopsy” were awarded the 1st Prize for the best completed AFMRC projects sequentially for the year 2014 and 2015 respectively . He has a keen interest in oncopathology & cytopathology besides being an avid sports person.