Pravara University

April 30, 2010

Rural Medical College – Department of Pathology

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Department of Pathology was established in July 1984 which also happens to be the year of establishment of Rural Medical College. Since then the Department has evolved from seed to present tree. Today the Department offers all the contemporary services available in modern science. Department of pathology with buildup area of more than 1110sqmt. It is situated at Rural Medical College and Pravara Rural Hospital, Loni.
The department is involved in teaching, diagnostic, Transfusion Medicine and research activities. The department is involved in teaching Pathology to the students of various undergraduate and postgraduate courses viz. (MBBS, BDS, DMLT,MD,DCP) The department is having a qualified and highly experienced and dedicated staff as per the norms of Medical Council of India. At present the department has 5 Professors, 2 Associate Professors, 4 Assistant Professors, 6 Tutors along with 36 medical technologists.

The department is well equipped with routine and specialized equipments, necessary for training students, diagnostic services and to carry out research. The department has 308 books and reference books. The department has large collection of educational CDs, slides, Museum with 600 mounted specimens and charts, and standard teaching material prepared by the faculty. There are 4 foreign journals and 2 Indian journals related to Pathology are available in Central Library. The teaching learning aids like LCD and computers, Pentahead Microscopes, Trinocular Microscope with CCTV are available in the department.To Know More Click Here ……

April 28, 2010

Rural Medical College – Department of Microbiology

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Department of microbiology with over 700 Sq meter build up is situated at Rural Medical College & Pravara Rural hospital (CCL).
Dept. was established in July, 1984, Recognized by MCI for M.B, B.S in 1988.Recognized by MCI for M.D in 2001.
The Dept conducts various courses- MD, PhD, MBBS, BDS, DMLT, BPTh & B.Sc Nursing. The Dept. is involved in teaching, diagnostic & research activities.


  1. The activities of the department are directed towards imparting quality education and training to future health-care professionals in Microbiology with a view to ensure a sound foundation and to instill knowledge and attitude necessary for lifelong learning.
  2. The department strives to provide timely and accurate support where precise and efficient diagnosis can make a difference in patient care and management.
  3. High performance standards in clinical diagnostics are ensured by ongoing Quality Assurance and Quality Control program
  4. Emphasis is placed on advancement in the area of scientific research so that we will march with the times.
  5. The department will always strive to achieve pre-eminence in the discipline of Clinical Microbiology through excellence in training, clinical support and intellectually stimulating research.To Know More Click here………..

April 26, 2010

Rural Medical College – Department of Biochemistry

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Department of Biochemistry will strive for achieving excellence in fields of medical education and clinical laboratory services providing holistic education inclusive of up to date knowledge and research in the field of Biochemistry, compassion and courtesy for patients, with an ultimate aim to fulfill the mission of this University.
Department of Biochemistry with buildup area of more than 6400 sq feet is situated at Rural Medical College and Pravara Rural Hospital, Loni.

The department is involved in teaching, diagnostic and research activities. The department is involved in teaching Medical Biochemistry the students of various courses viz. (MBBS, BDS, DMLT, BPTh, BSc (Nursing), and Post Basic Nursing). The goal of teaching biochemistry to undergraduate students is to make them understand the scientific basis of the life processes at the molecular level and to orient them towards the application of the knowledge acquired in solving clinical problems.The department is having a qualified and highly experienced and dedicated staff as per the norms of Medical Council of India.To Know More Click Here…..

April 16, 2010

Rural medical College – Department of Physiology

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Physiology is one of the important subjects of all medical branches.
Physiology is the, “Science of functions of living ‘systems.’ Human physiology deals with functions of Human body, trying to explain changes occurring in human body, during human life. Without knowledge of human physiology, various intricate and corplexities of human body cannot be understand during healthy and disease conditions.
Mission and Vision:
The sound knowledge of the subject helps students, to correlate between normal functioning of human body and changes occurring in functions during diseases. In clinical practice this helps to understand diagnosis and planning of the treatment. This analytical skills help to students to develop themselves into skilled doctors.
Our vision is to equip the students with scientific knowledge of the subject, so that students can persue their careers in their future life as Scientifics and dedicated, competent doctors with strong commitment to Hippocratic Oath.To know More Click  Here….

April 14, 2010

Rural Medical College – Department of Anatomy

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Vision and Mission of Department of Anatomy
The overall mission of department is to lay strong foundation for medical education with emphasis on clinically relevant course material so as to address a crucial need for patient care and support and medical research in basic sciences.

Following are the broad goals of the department for next five years

  1. To establish contemporary syllabus in the subject of anatomy for First year MBBS students and students undergoing postgraduate training in the subject of Anatomy within next 3 years.
  2. To establish a fresh tissue dissection laboratory in collaboration with other clinical departments in next five years.

3.  To develop and lay the foundation of a contemporary Life Sciences Museum dedicated to in this part Rural India in next 5 years.

Few baby steps in this direction are: – Installation of a Pro section Projection System (PPS) with a dedicated audio system in the dissection hall of the department. To know more Click here …….

April 9, 2010

Rural Medical College

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The objective of the Institute is to lay a foundation and create advanced academic and research environment for medical and other health science manpower that would identify and deal effectively with peculiar problems faced in implementing a comprehensive rural health care package in the country. Appropriate, relevant and up-to-date knowledge and skills are made available to grass roots level community members to post doctoral research workers in medical and health sciences.

The Institute has emerged as an alternative to traditional medical and health care programs through internationalization, innovation in academic and research studies and attained Deemed University status in 2003. To promote a team attitude among health care professionals in a unified group all the programs are offered in a single campus. At present the only one of its kind in India.To  know more click  here….

April 3, 2010

College of Physiotherapy

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Physiotherapy Program

To impart the much needed physiotherapy and occupational therapy training a College of Physiotherapy was established in 1997. The College offers an undergraduate program in Physiotherapy (B.Ph.T) which was affiliated to Maharashtra University of Health Sciences, Nashik till it became a constituent unit of this University. All India Physiotherapists Association recognizes the college.

Practical training to the students is imparted at state of art Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation center attached to the Physiotherapy College.

Moreover, students also get hands on training under the expert faculty of 705 bedded Medical College Hospital and Dental College Hospital.To know more click here

April 2, 2010

Our Chancellor Honoured with Padma Bhushan

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Padma Bhushan Award

The Chancellor Shri. Balasaheb Vikhe Patil honoured with Padma Bhushan award by Her Excellency Pratibhatai Patil , President of India at a ceremony in the Ashoka Hall at the Rashtrapati Bhavan on March 31, 2010

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