Mahadevappa Rampure Medical College, Kalaburagi

ESTD: 1963

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Microbiology

 

Introduction

   The Department of Microbiology of MRMC, was established in the year 1965 under the stewardship of the Great pioneer in Medical Microbiology Late Dr Ananthnarayan.
Department is well equipped and updated as per the MCI regulations & RGUHS curriculum to train both undergraduates and post graduate students. Department has its own library with more than 300 books. Museum has all the charts and models for the students to understand the subject in 3D presentations.

The Dept. is catering to the microbiological investigation needs like Aerobic & Anaerobic culture & sensitivity, fungal culture investigations, facilities for diagnosis of Tuberculosis and malaria. Serological investigations for various viral infections like Hepatitis, Influenza, Dengue fever, Chikungunea, HIV, etc. are also available with updated techniques.

The department is connected with the RNTCP programme, where regular diagnosis is done by fluorescent Microscopy. M.D. Post-graduation course was started in 1989 under HOD Dr Ramakanth Kulkarni. two P.G. students are admitted every year. P.G. course was recognized by MCI under the Department head Dr Gangane Ravindranath in 1994

Two state level CME’s were conducted, one in 1996 under the guidance of Dr Ramakanth Kulkarni and other in 2007 under the Guidance of HOD Dr Gangane Ravindranath. The department was actively involved in the NACO programme as State Reference Laboratory for HIV and AIDS Gulbarga headed by DrGangane Ravindranath which has done a wonderful work for 3 years (2006-2009) ; conducting field works , sentinel surveys for the prevalence of HIV & AIDS, conducted number of external quality assurance training programme in HIV testing for VCTC, PPTCT, Blood bank staffs, ICTC of north Karnataka health establishments.

Dr Gangane Ravindranath was elected as president & Dr.R.C.Kanta as Secretary of Indian Association of Medical Microbiology Karnataka Chapter (IAMM-KC) for the year 2007-08. On 11th Jan 2008, IAMM-KC was conducted by Department of Microbiology at MRMC, under the chairmanship of Dr.Gangane Ravindranath, Dr R C Kanta was the secretary of IAMM-KC conference. Dr.Ravindranath Gangane represented as a member of the Indian team which took part in the first International American Society of Microbiology conference held under the auspicial of WHO at Beijing, China in April 2008

Our department is active not only in academics, but also in social works like helping the visually impaired and orphans. On the occasion of Children’s day 2014, conducted a welfare programme by providing beddings and warm cloths.

Academic programme

The department has well equipped Research Laboratory in college, for the post-graduates in various specialities like Aerobic & Anaerobic bacteriology, serology, Mycology and Parasitology.

The department runs a diagnostic laboratory for Basaveshwar Teaching & General Hospital & Sri.Sangameshwar Hospital Various researches are being conducted every year and also published in National and International journals.

 

  1. Microbiological profile of neonatal septcaemia and their antibiotic sensitivity pattern at Basaveshwar Teaching and General Hospital attached to M.R.Medical college,Gulbarga Dr.Preeti.M.Huggi, Guide-Dr.Baswaraj .s.Patil, Adrni.- 2011-12.
  2. Microbiological profile of ventilator associated pneumonia and their antibiogram at Basaveshwar Teaching & General Hospital (tertiary care hospital attached to M.R. Medical college) Gulbarga - Dr.Roopa.C, Guide- Dr. Ravindranath Gangane Admi.-2011-12.
  3. Aerobic bacteriological study of chronic suppurative otitis Media & their antibiogram at Basaveshwar Teaching & Gen. Hospital (Tertiary care Hospital attached to M.R.Medical college) Gulbarga - Dr.Sharanabasava , Guide-Dr.Baswaraj Patil- Admi.-2012-13.
  4. Bacteruikigucak orifuke if Bacteruak Nebubgutus at Tertiary care Hospital in North Karnataka- Dr. Ravindranath Gangane-Int.J.Pharm Bio sci.2013 July 4(3): (8) 1356-1361.
  5. Prevalence, bacteriological profile and antibiotic susceptibility pattern of systematic & Asymptomatic bacteriuria during pregnancy-Dr.Asharani, Guide-Dr.Baswaraj Patil Admi.-2013-14
  6. Isolation and speciation of candida in various clinical specimens and their antifungal susceptibility patterns in Basaveshwar teaching and General Hopspital,Gulbarga­Dr.Aditi Garg, Guide-Dr.Ravindranath Gangane -Admi. 2013-14.
  7. "Study of Methicillin and inducible clindamycin Resistance in staphylococcus aureus" -DrJaveria Firdous, Guide- Dr. Ravindranath Gangane- Admi.-2014-15
  8. "Isolation, characterization and antibiogram of enterococcus species from various clinical specimens" at Basaveshwar Teaching and General Hospital (Tertiary care Hospital attached to M.R.Medical college) Gulbarga-Dr.Meharunnisa Indikar Guide-Dr.C.D.Kadganchi- Admi.- 2014-15.
  9. Coagulase Negative staphylococcus isolates from clinical specimens -Dr, Ravindranath.Gangane, Indian journal of public health research & Development vol.6 No.1, Jan- March 2015 -page 149-152.

 

UG programme:

Theory classes           -120

Practical classes         -60

Tutorials                    -10

Students seminars      -06


PG programme:

Theory classes

Journals reviews & Seminars Culture seminars

Case discussion

Infrastructure:

   The department is well equipped with over 125 Microscopes, Deep Freezers, Hot air ovens, Autoclaves, Cooling Centrifuge, ELISA, C02 incubator, BACTEC,Laminar flow,Turbidometry etc. Various aerobic and anaerobic cultures, fungal cultures, serological diagnosis are carried out on a regular basis from clinical samples as well as research projects.

Dept. Library contains more than 300 books.

The department is well equipped to train the postgraduate students with good number of the clinical samples for training and research.


Faculty Details:

                  Dr.Ravindranath Gangane was president of IAMM-KC chapter in year 2007-08 & Successfully organised state level conference in M.R.Medical college Gulbarga. The department is well equipped to train the postgraduate students with good number of the clinical samples for training and research. 

 

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NAME OF THE STAFF

QUALIFICATION

DESIGNATION

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  1.  

Dr. Basavaraj S. Patil

MBBS,MD

Professor & HOD

 

  1.  

Dr. Ravindranath Gangane

MBBS. MD

Professor

  1.  

Dr. Sunil K. Biradar

MBBS, M.D.

Associate Professor

  1.  

Dr. Deepak.Manthale

MBBS,MD

Associate Professor

  1.  

Mrs. Seeba Praveena

MBBS, M.D.

Assistant Professor

  1.  

Dr. C.D.Kadganchi

MBBS, M.D.

Assistant Professor

  1.  

Dr. Ambrish Nigudgi

MBBS, MD

Assistant Professor

  1.  

Dr. Parmeshwari Patil

MBBS, M.D

Assistant Professor

  1.  

Dr.Javeri Firdous

MBBS

PG/Tutor

 

10.

Dr. Meharunisa Indikar

MBBS

PG/Tutor

 

11.

Dr. Arshiya Tazeen

MBBS

PG/Tutor