The department was started in the year 2008, “HOME AWAY FROM HOME” as an adjunct to T/ L technique & Diagnostic arena. The Department has catered so far to two Ph.D students & ten undergraduate student batches, each batch being 150 in number.
The T/L involves guiding AHS students also, under the banner of B.Sc MLT, B.Sc AT & OT & B.Sc Optometry.- 1 batch undergoing intern training.2nd to 5th batches having the learning process in the different allocated departments .
The department has Research , Diagnostic work , Infection control &Teaching as it’s most important areas of focus other than Copy right & Patency preparation .
The department has conducted, so far 11 CME ‘s , one state level conference in collaboration with IAMM (TAMIL NADU CHAPTER) including workshop on “PANORAMIC PARASIGHT” in 2015 , June 29th & 30th. One workshop with CME on HIV in the year 2009.
Several seminars & integrated learning program is an ongoing process in the department. CASE BASE STUDY / POL was started in the year 2012, continued till date. Flipped class was launched this year.
FDP & JC are regular features of the department.
Research activities involving Funding agency (ICMR,TAI), Students & faculties & it’s publication in national & international journals is also a component of the department . The number of publication is enclosed in the faculty details.
The other area of interest & commitment of the department, is infection control. The infection control team headed by the department makes periodical rounds to check the biomedical waste, segregation & disposal. The team also brings in the effective infection prevention among the HCW, by regular immunization program for Hepatitis B & Influenza.
The team also sensitizes staff nurses & class IV workers regarding the importance of universal / standard precautions, vaccination, biomedical waste management Regularly the department observes the national / world days – World Hepatitis day, World TB Day, World Hand Hygiene week, AIDS Day …. Provision of clinical specimens for other Medical colleges,including Government Medical colleges like MMC, Tanjore medical college, JIPMER, for teaching & practical purposes, income is generated through it . UNIQUE FEATURE OF THIS DEPARTMENT : TRUE NAT -1/100 ACROSS THE COUNTRY (ICMR/RNTCP) Development of INHOUSE ELISA FOR NCC – Dr. Jada Sunil Kumar –First Ph.D scholar of the Department.
Associate Dean Research SSSMCRI, former II MBBS Coordinator, Academic Council Member, Founder & MEU Member, Gender Harassment Committee Chairperson, Curriculum Committee Member, Chairperson for IRC, Nodal officer in infection control, PG- Co guide & PhD Guide, Organizing secretary for ‘Panoromic Parasight’ june 2015-state level IAMM workshop & CME. Curriculum coordinator –II year
Completed MSc in 1986 from PG Institute of Basic Medical Sciences Taramani-113,University of Madras. PhD degree in 1995 from PG Institute of Basic Medical Sciences Taramani-113 University of Madras under the guidance of Professor S.P.Thyagarajan, Professor Eminence & Dean Research, Sri Ramachandra University,Porur,Chennai-600116.
Awards & Recognitions: Received Certificate of appreciation from the Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC) for the academic year 2017-18,Internal /External examiner, Judge for poster presentations, registered PhD Guide & 3 Indian Council of Medical Research Short term Students fellowships, Associate Editor (IJARD), Hepatitis Vaccination Program for MBBS Students, Faculties & Para clinical staff as a part of Infection Control Committee Additional Responsibility: Registrar, held the post of Coordinator for Allied Health Sciences, Scientific Society Meeting Coordinator, Resource Person & Treasurer for CMEs/Workshops
Publications: 14Detailed CV Attached
Completed my MBBS in 2008 from AARUPADAI VEEDU MEDICAL COLLEGE, Pondicherry, worked as Junior Resident in the Department of General Medicine from Jan 2009 to April 2012 in Sri Lakshmi Narayana Institute of Medical Sciences and did my Post graduation at ARMED FORCES MEDICAL COLLEGE between 2012 to 2015, Currently working as Assistant Professor From Dec 2015 till date in Shri Sathya Sai Medical College and Research Institute.
Awards & Recognitions: Guest lecture in state level conference; Author -11 chapters in Microbiology and MCQs books
Additional Responsibility: Web site coordinator, HICC secretary, Cultural co-chairperson, Anti-ragging committee member, Hostel and mess committee member, Disciplinary committee member
Researches: Expertise research activities in mycology, bacteriology and two ICMR projects completed and ongoing projects drug resistance in bacterial isolates
Publications: 13 articles and 11 chapters in books.Detailed CV Attached
Dr. Jada Sunil Kumar M.sc, PhD. In Medical Microbiology (Narayana Medical College & Hospital, Dr NTR University of Health Sciences & Shri Sathya Sai Medical College & Research Institute, Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth University) working as Assistant Professor in the Department of Microbiology. My area of interest is in the field of Infectious diseases (Parasitology).I am having professionally more than 9 years of experience in Academics & Research, further on my expertise in the field of laboratory diagnostic service.
Completed my MBBS in 2012 from Sri Lakshmi Narayana Institute of Medical Science, Pondicherry and pursued my Post graduation Meenakshi Medical College Hospital and Research Institute, 2016. I have been working in Shri Sathya Sai Medical College and Research Institute as Assistant Professor till date.
Awards & Recognitions: Won first prize for poster presentation in the State level ‘Panromic Parasight’ Workshop in 2015. I have completed ‘DHR sponsored Genomics training’ in Sri Devraj Urs in 2018.
Additional Responsibility: HICC secretary, NAAC Co-ordinator, Saigenesis Editorial board member, Anti-ragging committee member & Disciplinary committee member.
Researches: Expertise research activities in Hospital Infection control, Bacteriology & Parasitology.
Publications: 3 articles.Detailed CV Attached
Completed my BSc., in 2007 from Shri Nehru Maha Vidhyalaya College of arts & science, Coimbatore and and pursued my Post graduation M.sc in 2010 from SRM Medical College and Research Center, Chennai. I have completed PG Diplolma in Microbial Biotechnology and Certificate course in Bioinformatics.
I had worked as Tutor in Karpagam Faculty of Medical Sciences and Research, Coimbatore from 2012 to 2016. Currently I am working in Shri Sathya Sai Medical College and Research Institute as Tutor from 2016 till date.
Awards & Recognitions: Won second prize for poster presentation in the State level ‘CME programme in SRM University in 2015.
Publications: 19 articles.Detailed CV Attached
Completed my MBBS in 2011 from Vinayaka Mission Medical college and pursued my Post graduation and SRM Medical College and Research Institute , 2017.I worked as Assistant professor in KMCT Medical college,callicut between 2017-2019.Iam currently working in Shri Sathya Sai Medical College and Research Institute as Tutor till date.Detailed CV Attached
Completed my M.sc in 2009 from SRM Medical College and Research Center. I have joined Ph.D in Shri Sathya Sai Medical College and Research Institute on Aug 17 2019.Detailed CV Attached
In the departmental library there are 92 textbooks, national & international journals.
Central library there are 633 textbooks, 3 national journals, 2 international journals, 20 e-books & 63 e-journals.
CONFERENCES AND CME IN STATE/ NATIONAL/ INTERNATIONAL
"A comparative study on phenotypic characterization and antifungal susceptibility profile of Candida isolates by conventional and automated (VITEK- 2) methods”.
The microbiology laboratory caters to the needs of the various clinical specialties providing a wide range of diagnostic microbiological investigations for diagnosis of several infectious and immunological conditions. The laboratory has applied for NABL accreditation.