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The Dept of Physiology was established in the year 2008. The Physiology Dept is involved in imparting training to undergraduate medical students. The Department boasts its state of art facilities including Hematology Lab, Clinical Physiology Lab, Experimental Physiology Lab, Research Lab and well equipped Library with a total of 145 books. In addition to traditional didactic lectures the Dept uses innovative learner centric small group teaching methodologies to impart training in the cognitive, psychomotor as well as affective domain to undergraduate MBBS students. In addition to this, the undergraduate students are also encouraged to participate in research in the form of Short-term Student project under the aegis of the Indian Council of Medical Research and developmental research activities.
Mission Statement; The Department of Physiology focuses on delivering high quality education to MBBS students, by providing them world-class learner centric academic experience using innovative teaching learning methodologies, so as to produce well-trained health care professionals, who are valued members of the medical fraternity. The Department also strives to provide a conducive working environment to its faculty and staff, giving them ample opportunity to develop their professional skills and expertise, and realize their potential as educators and scholars in their respective field.

Academics arow
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The Dept of Physiology conducts more than 450 hours of teaching for 1st MBBS students. These teaching hours are distributed among interactive lectures, practicals, tutorials and seminars & symposia as per MCI guidelines. We have organized a guest lecture on “Clues to Healthy Sleep: Sleep on Time” by Dr HN Mallick, Professor, Dept of Physiology, AIIMS was organized by the department at ACMS, Delhi Cantt. Eleven students of 2014-15 batch were awarded distinction marks in the University exam. A team of 2 students of 2014-15 batch reached semifinals of Physiology Quiz competition organized by Lady Harding’s Medical College, New Delhi.

Training arow
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Training in Physiology is undertaken through various teaching methods i.e. interactive lectures, group discussions, tutorials, practical classes and quizzes on regular basis.
Open book tests apart from other methods of assessment are also conducted to assess students’ understanding on a given topic.
Quiz competitions & students’ seminars which demand active participation from the students are organized after which verbal and written feedback from students is obtained to give us a true feedback.

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Dr Shweta Sehgal
Dr Shweta Sehgal
Associate Professor

Dr.ShwetaSehgal, (Associate Professor) has done her Ph.D. (Medical Physiology) from S.M.S. Medical College & Hospital, Jaipur (Rajasthan). She has worked at National Institute of Medical Sciences, Jaipur as senior demonstrator and Career Institute of Medical sciences as Assistant Professor for four years. She has authored nearly 14 publications and presented several papers in national and international conferences.
Her areas of interest include :Cardiovascular Physiology and infertility.

Dr Rajshree R Gupta
Dr Rajshree R Gupta
Assistant Professor

Dr Rajshree R Gupta (Assistant Professor) has completed her MBBS in 1988 from Govt Medical College Surat, Gujrat & has completed her MD in Physiology in 2011 from Dr D Y Patil Medical College, Pune, Maharashtra. She was awarded University gold medal for the said course. She has been teaching at ACMS since Aug 2014. Her areas of interest include haematology & exercise Physiology.

Dr (Lt Col) Atul Shekhar
Dr (Lt Col) Atul Shekhar
Assistant Professor

Dr (Lt Col)Atul Shekhar (Assistant Prof) has done his MBBS and MD Physiology from AFMC in the year 1999 & 2009 respectively.He was awarded DNB Physiology by National Board of Examinationin the year 2012. He has received 01 year training in the field of Neuromuscular Physiology at the School of Applied Physiology, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, USA from Nov 2013 to Nov 2014. He joined ACMS in Nov 2014. His areas of interest include Neuromuscular Physiology and Exercise Physiology.

Dr Ritu Sharma
Dr Ritu Sharma
Tutor

Dr Ritu Sharma (Tutor) has completed her MBBS in 2009 from R N T Medical College, Udaipur, Rajasthan & has completed her MD Physiology in 2014 from S.M.S. Medical College, Jaipur, Rajasthan. She has been working at ACMS since Dec 2014.