Department of Pathology

Courses offered

  • U.G. - II MBBS- MUHS UNIVERSITY (MCI RECOGNISED)
  • P.G. - M.D.PATHOLOGY- MUHS UNIVERSITY (MCI RECOGNISED)
  • Teaching students of Dentistry, Audiology & Speech Therapy, Occupational and Physiotherapy & DMLT
  • Observer’s post

Contact numbers

  • Nair hospital -022-23081490
  • PM section- Ext No. 7153, Autopsy room- Ext No. 7507
  • Surgical histopathology- Ext.No.7158
  • Central laboratory (OPD-16) - Ext.No.632
  • Cytology- Ext.No.7633
  • Blood bank- Ext.No.7644
  • Hematology- Ext.No.7218

Awards & achievements

  • Department of Pathology received following prizes at the IAPM (Indian Association of Pathologists and Microbiologists) annual conferences:

2000

  • Best poster prize - APCON 2000
  • 3rd Prize for securing highest scores in IAPM Chapter conference for Histopathology slide diagnosis in 2000 at Goa where approximately 25 teaching medical institutes and private hospitals were competing.

2001

  • 1st Prize for securing highest scores in IAPM Chapter conference for Histopathology slide diagnosis in 2001 at GMC,Nagpur where approximately 25 teaching medical institutes and private hospitals were competing.

2002

  • 3rd Prize for securing highest scores in IAPM Chapter conference for Histopathology slide diagnosis in 2001 at AFMC,Pune where approximately 25 teaching medical institutes and private hospitals were competing

2003

  • Best paper prize for Clinical Pathology paper ‘Utility of Optimal test in rapid diagnosis of malaria’ to our resident pathologist at MAPCON 2003.
  • Best Poster Prize - APCON 2003.
  • 2nd Prize for ‘Histopathological diagnosis in MAPCON slide seminar’ to the department where approximately 25 teaching medical institutes and private hospitals were competing.

2004

  • First prize for oral paper entitled “Significance of fluid cholesterol levels in  differentiation of exudates from transudates” to our resident pathologist Dr.Vyankatesh Anchinmane (IAPM chapter conference held at Mumbai in September 2004).
  • First prize for poster presentation entitled “Young adult silent renal cell carcinoma metastatic to cervical lymphnode” to our Lecturer Dr.Mayura Phulpagar in Pathology (IAPM National Conference held at Pune in November 2004).
  • Best poster presentation prize at Cytocon 2004.

2005

  • 1st prize for oral paper entitled ‘Autopsy-An audit’ by our resident Pathologist Dr.Shilpa Jain at MAPCON 2005

2006

  • 2nd Prize for oral paper entitled ‘Endometrium and Dysfunctional uterine bleeding by our resident pathologist Dr.Ruchi Chopra in Staff society
  • 3rd Prize  securing highest scores in IAPM Chapter conference for Histopathology slide diagnosis in 2001 at NDMVP’s medical college,Nashik where approximately 25 teaching medical institutes and private hospitals were competing

2007

  • 1st  Prize for oral paper entitled ‘Vitreous humor biochemical constituents in estimation of post-mortem interval in Staff society

2008

  • International Conference on Pathology of Chest Diseases held at V.P. Chest Institute, New Delhi 2008 – 1st prize in paper presentation – Pulmonary changes in leptospirosis to our Associate Professor Dr.Gayathri Amonkar
  • First prize for oral paper entitled ‘ The Surgical pathologist and  laparoscopic gynecologic surgeries’ by our resident pathologist Dr.Rutuja Baviskar in MAPCON 2008 held at JNMC,Wardha

2009

  • 1st prize in paper presentation – Staff Society Meeting 2009-2010 – (Senior Category) “Mass lesions of the Lung and pleura – A clinicopathological study” to our Associate Professor Dr.Gayathri Amonkar
  • First prize for oral paper entitled ‘Analysis of platelet concentrates obtained by platelet rich plasma and buffy coat method and their quality control’by our resident pathologist Dr.Preeti Dharmani in MAPCON 2009 held at Loni
  • 3rd prize for ‘Histopathological diagnosis in MAPCON slide seminar’ held at Loni to the department where approximately 25 teaching medical institutes and private hospitals were competing the slide seminar.

2010

  • 2nd prize in poster presentation– Pulmonary changes in malaria held at V.P. Chest Institute, New Delhi – Nov 2010 to our Associate Professor Dr.Gayathri Amonkar
  • First prize for oral paper entitled ‘Icteric plasma in donor blood-to transfuse or to discard’by our resident pathologist Dr.Ashvini Karvande in MAPCON 2010 held at Nagpu