Human physiology is the fundamental block of medical science and it endeavors to explain and explore various homeostatic processes which ultimately orchestrate to make fully functional human being. Main objectives of Department of Physiology: Develop itself as a center of excellence in provision of integrated teaching, research and clinical services. In due course of time, department has vision to establish advanced clinical and research laboratories in fields of cardiovascular physiology, Neurophysiology, Life-style modification & Yoga, Autonomic functions and Pulmonary functions (Sleep Laboratory). Department also envisions to participate along with clinical departments for the establishment of Intra-operative Neurophysiological Monitoring system in GIMS Operation theaters that will significantly reduce morbidity and mortality of patients. There will also be facilities available for both under-graduate and Post-graduate training.
Provide environment which inculcates leadership and excellence in teaching and research.
Provide students with an integrated educational experience that prepares them for successful careers in Health Professions, Biomedical Research, and Academia.
Dr Vivek Kumar Sharma
MD (Physiology), MSc (Yoga Therapy), PG Dip (Health and Fitness), MD (AM)
Dr. Bharti Bhandari Rathore
Dr. Aprajita Panwar
Dr. A. N. Syam Sunder Kiran
M.Sc. Ph.D. (Physiology)
Miss Debopriya Ghosh
Dr. Kavita Gupta
Dr Vivek Kumar Sharma completed his MBBS from University College of Medical Sciences, New Delhi and M.D (Physiology) from Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi. He completed his Senior Residency from Vardhaman Mahavir Medical College & Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi. Dr Vivek is a qualified Yoga therapist (Pg Dip Yoga Therapy & MSc Yoga Therapy) from Tamilnadu Physical Education and Sports University. He completed Post Graduate Diploma in Health, Fitness and Lifestyle Management from Pondicherry university and M.D. (Alternative Medicine) from IABMS Kolkata. He is also a trained clinical acupuncturist from Safdarjung Hospital. Dr Vivek has acquired short-term trainings in Intra-operative Neurophysiological Monitoring from AIIMS, New Delhi. He has completed trainings in National Sleep Medicine Course, Team Physician Course, Advanced Biostatistics, Medical Education Science & Technology, Kinanthropometry from ISAK and various advanced research techniques. He has 14 years of Post M.D. teaching and Research experience. He has guided many PhD and Post-graduate (M.D.) students and has received best research work presentation awards in various National conferences. He has been a resource faculty as a Guest lecturer and Organizing committee member in more than 40 national conferences, workshops and CMEs. He has worked on multiple inter-disciplinary intramural and extra mural funded projects as Principal Investigator and students under his guidance, have received National research paper awards. He has published 35 research publications in high impact peer-reviewed journals. He has co-authored book "Manual of Purchase policies & procedures" in JIPMER, Pondicherry. He has co-authored chapter "Hormones and Behavior" in Springer Link book Titled "Encyclopedia of Animal Cognition and Behavior". He is also a reviewer of many high-impact journals. He has also acted as Physiology subject expert in "Board of studies" in MGIMS& RI, Pondicherry for implementation of revised integrated Medical curriculum for MBBS course. He is member of Association of Physiologists and Pharmacologists of India, Indian Federation of Sports Medicine and Research Society for the Study of Diabetes in India. He was a member of major administrative, research and academic committees in JIPMER, Pondicherry including working as Purchase officer, member of various Finance committees, Anti-Ragging committee, O/IC Common Facility complex, Operation theaters, Academic upgradation committees, PhD monitoring committee and Post-graduate research and Monitoring committee.
Dr. Bharti Bhandari Rathore
Dr Bharti Bhandari Rathore has completed MBBS (Lady Hardinge Medical College) and MD, Physiology (VP Chest Institute) from Delhi University. She completed her Senior Residency from Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi and thereafter worked at MAMC as Senior Research Associate. She is involved in teaching medical and dental students for the last 14 years. She has attended numerous national and international conferences and workshops as delegate and guest faculty and has presented her research work. Dr.Bharti has received short term training in sleep medicine from AIIMS, New Delhi. In addition, she has completed various courses and trainings like National Sleep Medicine Course, Basic Biostatistics course, methods in Epidemiology, Clinical & Operational Research (MECOR) by American Thoracic Society, Training in Public Health Ethics, course in Leadership and Management in Health by Washington University. Recently she completed Academic Teacher's Training Course from Health University, Munich.
She is actively involved in research activity. She has received best research work presentation awards
Dr. Aprajita Panwar
Dr. Aprajita Panwar earned her MBBS (2001-2006) and MD Physiology (2008-2011) degree from Govt Medical College, Amritsar, Punjab. Then she pursued her Senior Residency in Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi. She has post MD teaching and research experience of 8 years in India and abroad. Till date, she has 2 international, 6 national publications to her credit and has authored 4 books. She has attended and presented several papers in National and State level conferences. She was the resource faculty in various collaborative workshops and acted as Joint-organizing secretary in International conference on "Mind, Body & Medicine" organized by Department of Physiology. She has served as an effective & innovative mentor to numerous medical students.