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

0172-2756583
anilbhansaliendocrine@gmail.com
     

Faculty Members

Dr. Sanjay Kumar Bhadada

Additional Professor

0172-2756582
bhadadask@rediffmail.com

Dr.Pinaki Dutta

Additional Professor

0172-2756584
pinaki_dutta@hotmail.com

Dr. Naresh Sachdeva

Associate Professor

0172-278280
naresh_sach@rediffmail.com

Dr. Rama Walia

Assistant Professor

0172-2756586
ramaahh5@gmail.com

Dr. Ashu Rastogi

Assistant Professor

0172-2756585
ashuendo@gmail.com

Dr. Soham Mukherjee

Assistant Professor

09914278333
drsoham.mukherjee@gmail.com
   

Dr. BHADADA'S GROUP

Mr. ASHUTOSH KUMAR ARYA

Ph D Student

Thesis: Proteomics and Genomics of sporadic Parathyroid tumors

Ms. VANDANA DHIMAN

Ph D Student

Thesis: Mutational analysis in Osteogenesis Imperfecta (OI) patients

Ms. GURJEET KAUR

Ph D Student

Thesis: MicroRNAs in Parathyroid tumors

Mr. ATUL CHANDER

Ph D Student

Thesis: Microbiota analysis in celiac disease patients with T1DM

Ms. PRIYANKA SINGH

Ph D Student

Thesis: DNA methylation and Histone modifications in Parathyroid tumors
     

CONTACT ADDRESS

Department of Endocrinology
Office: Room No 17, 4th Floor
Nehru Hospital, PGIMER
Chandigarh, India - 160012
Office Number - 0172-2756581