The history of Anatomy Department dates back to 2008, started by our beloved Chairman Mr. C. Rajagopalan with a vision to training young aspiring students in medical field to take care of Health care system in and around Kancheepuram district. Presently the department imparts teaching and training programs in human Anatomy to MBBS and postgraduates of other departments as well.
The department has a Professor, 2 Associate professors, 4 Assistant professors and 2 Tutors supported by well trained technicians and non teaching staff. All faculty members have participated and attended National and Regional conferences and several workshops to update their knowledge and skills. The faculty members of the department have published various papers in National and International journals.
With the inception of Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth, the dept. of Anatomy is approved for PhD programme. All the present senior faculty members are approved as post graduate teachers and have vast experience as research guides. The department has a well equipped research lab with Trinoccular and Digital microscope. The department motivates young under graduates to take up small research projects to inculcate an aptitude for research in them. The Anatomy Museum of SSSMC&RI is unique for its state of the art and design equipped with numerous anatomical displays. The sophisticated engineering of the museum which includes glass partition, focus lamps and air conditioning, creates an environment to make one feel empowered with the desire to gain more knowledge. Such a museum is made functional by a diverse collection of charts and models of head & neck, brain, upper limb, lower limb, thorax, abdomen, osteology, radiology, genetics and embryology. Each segment has more than thirty well preserved specimens in jars they are specifically, catalogued with required information to assist the students and visitors. The Hallmark of our Museum lies in the ease of access to students, faculty and visitors during working hours of the college and serves its purpose as an Ideal museum.
Dissection Hall : 325 sq.M
Library cum seminar room : 30 sq.M
Histology Lab : 200 sq.M
Histology Preparation room : 18 sq.M
Research Lab : 50 sq.M
Library Infrastructure: Total area in sq meters-30 (as per MCI requirements)
Department Museum : The Department has a well planned museum with a display of an array of specimens which serve as an asset to cater to the needs of the visitors, students and school children.SALIENT AND UNIQUE FEATURES OF THE DEPARTMENT
Wet specimens are arranged regions wise1. Number of specimens -226
The Department has succeeded in its attempt to create a modified Plastination technique, Cast preparations have been done. The department has 2 unique specimens with Brain & spinal cord with coverings as a single piece. The Dissection Hall is equipped with facilities to embalm.
|CME / Clinical meeting:|
|Clinical application of stem cell research||12/4/2010||200||SSSMC&RI||College||External(Dr. V. Dedeepiya Devaprasad, Dr. Solomon, Dr. V. Sankar)|
|Pain and its management||26/3/2011||200||SSSMC&RI||College||External (Dr.Saratha Kathiresan,Dr.A.V. Srinivasan and Dr.S. Ramaswamy)|
|Importance of Anatomy in Clinical Practice||3/5/2013||150||SSSMC&RI||College||External Dr.Johnson Internal Dr Bala subramanian|
|Soft skills for Doctors||24/1/2015||150||SSSMC&RI||College||External Dr.G.S. Kailash,|
|Attitude towards academics and stress management||14/11/15||150||SSSMC&RI||College||External Dr.Sarma|
|Introduction of yoga in Medical curriculum||9/03/16||150||SSSMC&RI||college||External Dr.Meena Ramnathan Dr. Madanmohan Dr.Anand Balayogi Bhavanani|
|Neuro anatomy from the clinician point of view||12/03/16||150||SSSMC&RI||college||Internal Dr. E.Prbakaran Dr Bala subramanian|
|Name of the Event||Year & Date||Number of Participants||Source of Funding||Level of Organization N / I / U / C||No. of Resource Persons I / E|
|Micro teaching||11.10.2011||20||SSSMC&RI||College||Dr.Swayam Jothi (I)|
|Basic course workshop in MET||13,14,15 oct 2011||20||SSSMC&RI||College||Dr.Swayam Jothi(I)|
|Teaching Aids||19-01-2012||25||SSSMC&RI||College||Dr.Swayam Jothi (I)|
|Basic workshop in medical education technologies||24,25,26 April 2012||25||SSSMC&RI||College||Dr. S.Swayam Jothi(I)|
|Introduction to Microteaching PBL Assesment & practical skills||20/3/2013||25||SSSMC&RI||College||Dr.Swayam Jothi(I)|
|Research Methodology and Medical Writing||21-05-2015||46||SSSMC&RI||College||Dr.Swayam Jothi (I)|
|Microteaching for Assistant prof.||04/03/2016||17||SSSMC&RI||College||Dr.Swayam Jothi (I)|
|Introduction of yoga in Medical curriculum||9/03/16||150||SSSMC&RI||college||External Dr.Meena Ramnathan Dr, Madanmohan Dr.Anand Balayogi Bhavanani|