The Department of Pathology, SSPH&PGTI was started in 2014 and was expanded in November 2015. The department has come a long way, growing slowly yet steadily in its effort to achieve its objectives of providing holistic diagnostic facility for the Paediatric population and provide teaching , training and research in the field of Paediatric Pathology. Currently the department provides diagnostic facilities i.e: Histopathology, Cytopathology, Hematopathology, specialized Hematology, Clinical Pathology, supervised by pathologist with expertise and experience in their respective field of diagnostic research and medical education.

Our vision is to project the department as an upcoming leading innovator in the field of diagnostic research, service and medical education.

To establish a state of the art work in the field of diagnostic pathology and medical research.

Name of the Faculty

Dr. Jyotsna Madan

Designation: Professor-cum/or-Chief consultant
Qualifications: MBBS, MD
Specializations: Pathology
Areas of interest – Histopathology and GI Pathology

Dr. Savitri Singh

Designation: Additional Professor
Qualifications: MBBS, MD
Specializations: Pathology
Areas of Interest – Cytopathology

Dr. Devajit Nath

Designation: Associate Professor-cum/or Senior Consultant
Qualifications: MBBS, MD
Specializations: Pathology
Areas of Interest – Histopathology, Renal Pathology, Cardiac Pathology and Pulmonary Pathology

Patient Services

Lab Services

  • Routine Hematology
  • Special Hematology
  • Clinical Pathology
  • Fluid cytology and Cytopathology
  • FNACs including guided FNACs
  • Histopathology and Frozen section

24×7 Emergency Lab Services

Academic Events

  • Organized National CME on Paediatric Pathology: Current Trends and Concepts on 16th March 2019
  • Poster/Oral Presentation
  • – 3rd International Paediatric Pathology CME 2019-TATA Medical Centre
    – International Conference on Paediatric Pathology-Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute
    – UPPATHCON 2017-SGPGIMS,Lucknow
    – International CME in Pathology, Histopathology and Cytopathology-Goa Medical College.

  • Regular inter and intradepartmental academic meet and CPCs
  • Teaching and training of-
    – Technical Staff
    – Nursing Staff
    – Housekeeping staff

Future Plans

  • Provide facility for immunostaining on cytology smears and tissue sections.
  • To set up a comprehensive diagnostic facility for congenital/acquired coagulation and bleeding disorders and carrier detection.
  • Provide diagnostic facilities for investigation of Hemoglobinopathies.
  • Establish immunofluorescence laboratory for nephropathology and dermatopathology
  • To establish areas of special expertise in the field of Paediatric oncopathology cases and make it a tertiary referral center.
  • Set up a specialized laboratory for flow cytometric immunophenotyping of hematolymphoid malignancies.
  • To develop a Molecular Pathology Laboratory to perform analyses on the nucleic acids (DNA or RNA).
  • Perform fluorescent in-situ hybridization (FISH) for diagnosis and treatment.
  • To contribute actively in translational and clinical research.
  • To start fellowship and certificate courses to train Post graduate students and faculty.
  • Specialized training for technical staff in different sections of Pathology