MD (Pathology) – 3 years


Overview Of The Program

We offer a three year MCI recognized program with a history of excellence. We practice in a very large, very busy, tertiary care hospital located in Navi Mumbai. Our graduates are well prepared to enter their choice of private practice or fellowships in any subspecialty.
The Department of Pathology provides in-depth training in anatomic pathology (AP) and clinical pathology (CP). The program is designed to train a well-rounded pathologist through extensive clinical and research experience. House officers receive training in diagnostic anatomic and clinical pathology in a setting of clinical and academic excellence.
The emphasis in CP is diagnostic interpretation of laboratory tests, interaction with clinical services, and understanding of technical methods, instrumentation, information systems, quality assurance and laboratory management. Additional training consists of rotations and electives that provide further experience in select areas and opportunities for research.

Eligibility

M.B.B.S with 1 year compulsory internship

Duration Of Course

3 years

Yearly Syllabus

The three year training programme for the M.D. degree may be arranged in the form of postings to different assignments/laboratories for specified periods as outlined below. The period of such assignments/postings is recommended for 35 months.

Section/Subject Duration in months
(i) Surgical Pathology and Autopsy 14
(ii) Surgical Pathology Techniques 1
(iii) Haematology 8
(iv) Cytopatholgy 6
(v) Laboratory Medicine 2
(vi) Transfusion Medicine/Blood Bank 1
(vii) Basic Science including Immunopathology, Electronmicroscopy, Molecular Biology, Research Techniques and cytogeneties etc. 1
(viii) Elective/reorientation
Total 33