DEPARTMENT OF MICROBIOLOGY
The department of Microbiology provides diagnostic, research and teaching facilities.
The laboratory under the Integrated Disease Surveillance Project (IDSP) is providing services for 7 sections. The Bacteriology tests include Culture and Sensitivity testing and Microscopy facility for routine samples.
ELISA testing for Dengue, Chikungunya, Scrub Typhus, other hepatitis viruses are being done. For COVID-19 testing TrueNat, ID NOW and RAT service are available. The process for establishing RTPCR testing facility is under process.
There is a separate tuberculosis section under the RNTCP for detection of tuberculosis having Fluorescent Microscopy, GENEXPERT and CBNAAT. The serology tests include Rapid tests.
The EQAS programme in Bacteriology is in place. Standard Operating Procedures for every laboratory procedure have been prepared
The department monitors hospital acquired infections and plays an important role in infection control and biomedical waste management.
|Designation||Name of the faculty members|
|Associate Professor||Dr. Sonia Mehta|
|Senior Resident||Dr. Shiwani Sharma|
|Designation||Name of the members|
|Technical staff||Ms. Deepika|
|Technical staff||Ms. Parminder Kaur|
|Technical staff(Covid Duties)||Ms.Anita|
|Technical staff(Covid Duties)||Mr. Sukhdev Singh|
|Technical staff(Covid Duties)||Ms. Sarbjot Kaur|
|Technical staff(Covid Duties)||Ms.Amanjot Kaur|
|Technical staff(Covid Duties)||Ms.Neeraj|
|Technical staff(Covid Duties)||Ms.Sonali|
|Laboratory attendants||Mr. Sultan Mohammad|
|Attendant||Mr. Arvind Kumar|