Department Introduction

Department of Endocrinology at Post Graudate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh was established by Late Prof. G.K. Rastogi in April 1967. Department has a credit to start first DM course in 1970 in Endocrinology in the country. Prof. R.J. Dash was first fellow who did his DM in Endocrinology. Further, radioimmunoassay laboratory was established in 1968 for the first time in the country and was accredited laboratory with WHO for various hormonal estimations. After Prof. G.K. Rastogi migrated to US in 1978, Prof. R.J. Dash became head of department and remained till 2003. From 2004 onwards Prof. Anil Bhansali is heading the department.

Department provides outdoor and indoor services for various medial and endocrine disorders and has 3 OPD clinics, Tuesday: Medical OPD (New OPD Block, 3rd floor), on Wednesday, Endocrine and Thyroid clinic and Thursday, Diabetes Clinic (New OPD Block, 4th floor) and also started special clinics on Diabetes in Young, Metabolic Bone Disorders and Diabetic foot.

Endocrine Diagnostics and Molecular Endocrinology Laboratory is situated in the 3rd floor research block B and Dr. Naresh Sachdeva is the in-charge of the laboratory.

Tenure of former HOD

Prof G. K. Rastogi

(1967- 1978)

Prof. RJ DASH

(1978-2003)

   

CURRENT HOD

Prof. Anil Bhansali

Professor & Head

anilbhansaliendocrine@gmail.com
     

Faculty Members

Dr. Sanjay Kumar Bhadada

Professor

bhadadask@rediffmail.com

Dr. Pinaki Dutta

Professor

pinaki_dutta@hotmail.com

Dr. Naresh Sachdeva

Additional Professor

naresh_sach@rediffmail.com

Dr. Rama Walia

Assistant Professor

ramaahh5@gmail.com

Dr. Ashu Rastogi

Assistant Professor

ashuendo@gmail.com

Dr. Soham Mukherjee

Assistant Professor

drsoham.mukherjee@gmail.com
   

Dr. BHADADA'S GROUP

ASHUTOSH KUMAR ARYA

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Dr. VANDANA DHIMAN

DBT Research Associate

Ms. GURJEET KAUR

Ph D Student

Ms. PRIYANKA SINGH

Ph D Student

Dr. Neeraj Mittal

Scientist B

Ms. Poonam Kumari

Ph. D. Student

Mr. Mohin Sapra

Ph. D. Student

Ms. Simran Kaur

Ph. D. Student

CONTACT ADDRESS

Department of Endocrinology
Office: Room No. 04, Nehru Extension Block
PGIMER
Chandigarh 160012
Office Number - 0172-2756581