Pathology is one of the most vibrant and lively department of SSSMC&RI. The department is engaged in diagnostic work that caters primarily to SSSMCRI.The department offers comprehensive services in Histopathology, Cytology, Immunohistochemistry, Clinical pathology and Hematology. The department is headed by an enthusiastic pathologist and comprises of a team of both young and experienced faculty which are actively involved in diagnostic work, research, curriculum development, undergraduate, postgraduate and allied health students teaching. Our main focus is to inspire the students to come into the society as good health professionals.
To be a leader in Pathology education and research while providing the highest quality of diagnostic services.
Dr. Dost Mohamed Khan, Professor & HOD of Pathology and Second Year MBBS Coordinator at SSSMCRI. He loves teaching Undergraduates, Allied Health Sciences, Nursing and Post graduate students. He is a Postgraduate teacher and researcher with special interest in Histopathology and cytopathology.He enjoy working in Histopathology and in an academically oriented medical institution maintaining high standards of teaching and research. In his future career he would like to teach and mould pathology undergraduates & post graduates.He has 24 publications, 2 copyrights to his credits and guiding many research projects. He is the organizing secretary for various workshops.He is a member of the International Forum of Teachers(IFT) of the UNESCO Chair in Bioethics. Future plans include focused research in the field of histopathology and medical education leading to doctorate degree.
Dr. Abilash is serving as Professor in the Department of pathology and vice Principal (Student Affairs) at SSSMCRI. He has twelve years of Pathology teaching experience. He is an adjunct faculty of Medical education unit, SSSMCRI. He has completed the certificate course on Essential Skills in Medical Education by AMEE and certificate course on Leadership and management of conflicts by Centre of Health Professions Education, SBV. His areas of interest are histopathology, Cytology and Medical Education technology. He is also Assistant editor of SBV Journal of Basic, Clinical and Allied Health Sciences. He has more than twenty-five research publications to his credit and he is peer reviewer of many indexed national and international journal
Dr .Revathishree has been working at Shri SathyaSai Medical College and Research Institute for the past eight years. Dr .Revathishree had completed MBBS in 2009 at Sree Balaji Medical College, Chennai and MD Pathology in 2013 at Stanley Medical College, Chennai. After completing MD she joined as an Assistant professor in the Department of Pathology, Shri Sathya Sai Medical College and Research Institute in 2013, got promoted as Associate professor in 2017 and Professor in 2021. She is the NAAC Task force steering member. She is highly motivated, dead line committed with passion in teaching undergraduate and postgraduate teaching.
Special areas of interest are Immunofluorescence and Flow cytometry.
Dr. A. Chandana has been serving Sathya Sai Medical College and Research institute for the past three and a half years. She persued her MBBS degree in the year 2011 from Bharathi Vidyapeeth University of Medical Sciences, Pune. She persued her M.D Pathology from NTR University, in the year 2014. She is the Registrar of the Department since March 2019. She is a member of The Institutional Research Committee and is an active resource person for the workshops conducted by IRC. She has one approved STS project in ICMR. She has been the incharge of MLT 3rd year students for several batches since 2017. She is multilinguistic and shares a good rapport with the students and is very warm to their approach for doubts. She has also served for the Admission Committee of the Institution in 2019. She is good team player who is ready to take up responsibilities with utmost modesty and harmony with her peers and subordinates.
Department of Pathology is equipped with state of the art facilities in including microtomes, tissue embedding station, two five-part hematology autoanalyzers.
A Comprehensive panel of Immunohistochemistry antibodies is offered for diagnostic care for patients. The college has lecture halls, which are air-conditioned with good seating arrangement for students, proper audiovisual aids like a slide projector and LCD. The Pathology department has two practical halls and two demonstration rooms with a slide projector.
Practical halls are well equipped with laminated charts, histopathology slides, enlarged photography of microcopy, etc. The department has adequate number of binocular microscope for undergraduates, postgraduates and faculties. Practical halls also have preparation rooms for the storage of chemicals. Museum has 375 specimens well mounted along with catalogues of descriptions.
The Department Library has more than 500 books including reference books for undergraduates, postgraduates, and allied specialities that helps the students.
Dr. Hemanathan –won third prize in poster presentation in Post graduate Symposium 2015 -University level
Quiz competition in Hematology on 5.2.2016 conducted by Dr.Naseem Noorunisa. Five teams participated. Winners are Vijay ,Vishnu priya, Janani , Jerrin
Conducted a Workshop on Immunohistochemistry on 29/02/2016. External expert – Mr.Job sudagar – totally 25 participants.
Blood donation camp conducted on 15.8.2016 at maraimalar nagar. 50 volunteers donated blood.
Blood donation camp was conducted on 12.3.2017 in collaboration with Friends Blood Bank, Chettinadu Medical College, Ponnaih Ramajayam Institute of Medical Sciences at Ganesh Mahal, Thiruporur.
3 faculties from our Department, 6 technical staff , 6 nursing staff and 8 CRRI were deputed to render the services.
250 volunteers donated blood.
Department of Pathology and Microbiology celebrated World Environment Day on 5.6.2017 . All the faculties of Pathology and Microbiology department and IV semester students cleaned two wheeler parking area in the college premises on 5. 6.17 and 6.6.17.
Department of Pathology celebrated World Blood Donor Day on 14.6.2017. Conducted Poster competition for Undergraduates , CRRI’s and Allied Health Science students.
Women Empowerment Forum – Outreach activity in D.A.V School , Cee Dee Yes on 29.8.2017, attended by Dr.Naseem , Dr.Thamaraiselvi, Dr.Revathishree. Speech about Good Touch and Bad Touch was delivered by Dr .Thamaraiselvi, Assistant Professor Pathology to school students.
"Swachhta Pakhwada" under Swachh Bharat Mission -Dr.Shubhra Sharma ,Second year PG participated in the cleaning Campaign on 07.09. 2017 at Sembakkam village.
Pathology department faculties Dr. Dost Mohammed Khan, Dr.Abilash, Dr. Revathishree participated in Dengue Awareness Rally on 13.10.2017. Around 2000 participants from various schools and colleges in and around Thiruporur participated in Rally.
Blood Grouping and typing done for 165 students from Government school from Nellikuppam, kondangi and Vembedu on 9 .11.2017 and 10.11.2017.
1 year MBBS Students visited Transfusion medicine on 10.11.2017 . Significance of Blood donation, Blood grouping and cross matching, equipments used in Blood bank were elaborated.
Women’s day commemoration on 8.3.2018 . Faculties of the department of pathology participated in women’s day commemoration .
World Lab Technician day Commemoration on 4 .1.2018. Lab technicians and MLT students participated in cultural activities.
To commemorate the World Blood Donor Day , Department of Pathology conducted poster competition for Undergraduate and AHS students on 26.6.2018.Winners of the poster competition – I prize shared by two teams Balaji , Abdulla Hannan and Shriee HariHarasudhan , Subeksha , II prize – Tejaswi, Sushma, III prize - Nelofar and Murshita. AHS students – I prize – Nithya , II prize – Mouniya.
Dr. Thamaraiselvi , Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology participated in Swachh Bharat on 4.6.2018.
Department of Pathology organised Integrated Quiz competition for IV semester students with General Medicine and Pediatrics department on 21.7.2018. seven teams participated. Winners are Chennai super Kings team – Shriee Hariharasudhan , Balaji, Subeksha and Satya Sabat. Sunrisers Hyderabad won the Second prize . Shriee Hariharasudhan awarded Man of the match .
To mark the occasion of the 72nd Independence day of India, Voluntary Blood Donation Camp was conducted at Thiruporur in collaboration with Lions club on 19.8.2018.
Pathology Department organised two Guest Lectures on 23.7.2018 and on 24.7.2018. Guest Lecture on Ocular Pathology delivered by Dr.Selvambigai from Madras Medical college on 23.7.2018
Guest Lecture on Gastric carcinoma delivered by Dr. Chandramouleswari from Omandurar medical college on 24.7.2018
Department of Pathology organised Integrated Quiz competition for IV semester students with General Medicine and Pediatrics department on 21.7.2018.
Integrated Teaching for 1st Year MBBS students on Basic Techniques in Blood Bank- By Dr.Priyanka on 10.08.2018.
Department of Pathology organised Guest Lecture on Ovarian tumor Pathology on 1.10.2018 . Guest Lecture delivered by Dr.Saravanan from Omandurar Medical college .
Department of Pathology conducted Workshop on Liquid Based Cytology on 8.12.2018. Participants were from the Department of OBG ,Anatomy , Physiology,Pharmacology, Lab technicians.
Department of Pathology conducted CME on Myelodysplastic Syndrome and Soft tissue tumors on 11.12.2018 at SSSMCRI . Guest speakers were Dr.Chandramouleswari from Omandurar Medical College and Dr.Sushma Nayar from Chettinad Medical college .
Dr. Naseem N , Professor & HOD, Dr.Dost Mohamed Khan , Professor, Dr. Abilash and Dr.Revathishree , Associate Professors and Dr.Pushkar Chaudary , Dr.Senthil.N Ganesh and Dr. Shubra Sharma, final year postgraduates, Department of Pathology attended “ Workshop on Conversion of Dissertation into Scientific Article” from 25.2.2019 to 1.3.2019 , organized by MEU at SSSMCRI.
Blood bank medical officer Dr.Syed Ahmed Hussain , Technician Mr. Govindaraj and staff nurse Mangayarkarasi had participated in the training programme in Blood Bank Techniques conducted by The Tamilnadu Dr.M.G.R Medical University , Guindy from 18.2.2019 to 2.3.2019.
Dr.Jackson Bose and Dr .Haritha , first year postgraduates, Department of Pathology , presented two cases - case of Granular cell myoblastoma and Retroperitoneal Pseudocyst at Scientific society meeting on 7.3.2019.
Dr. Naseem N , Professor & HOD , Dr.Revathishree , Associate Professor, Dr.Priyanka , Dr. Chandana and Dr. Thamaraiselvi, Assistant Professors , and Dr. Shubra Sharma, Dr.Haritha , Department of Pathology attended Womens day commemoration on 8.3.2019
Dr. Naseem N , Professor & HOD , Dr.Revathishree , Associate Professor, Dr. Chandana , Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology attended Sensitization program for undergraduates on palliative medicine on 13.3.2019 at SSSMCRI , College Block
Dr. Naseem N , Professor & HOD, Dr. Abilash , Associate Professor and Dr.Priyanka , Assistant Professor , Department of Pathology attended Sports day inauguration on 14.3.2019
Dr. Thamaraiselvi, Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology participated in Swachh Bharat Abhiyan Campaign on 16.3.2019
Dr. Naseem N , Professor & HOD , Dr. Abilash , Associate Professor, Department of Pathology attended General Surgery Cadaver workshop on Head and Neck inauguration on 20.3.2019 at ASTRA LAB ,SSSMCRI.
Dr. Naseem N , Professor & HOD , Department of Pathology attended Hands on cadaver workshop on Head and Neck surgery –SCENT inauguration on 23.3.2019 at ASTRA LAB ,SSSMCRI.
Dr.Revathishree , Associate Professor, Department of Pathology attended Critical appraisal on Journal club on 26.3.2019 at SSSMCRI
Dr. Naseem N , Professor & HOD, Dr.Dost Mohamed Khan , Professor, Dr. Abilash and Dr.Revathishree , Associate Professors and Dr.Pushkar Chaudary , Dr.Senthil.N Ganesh and Dr. Shubra Sharma, final year postgraduates, Department of Pathology attended “ Valedictory function of Workshop on Conversion of Dissertation into Scientific Article” on 27.3.2019 , organized by MEU at SSSMCRI .
Dr. Naseem N , Professor & HOD, Dr. Abilash and Dr.Revathishree , Associate Professors , Dr . Syed Ahmed Hussain , Tutor , Dr.Jackson Bose and Dr.Haritha first year postgraduates attended “ CME on TB Update 2019 ” on 29.3.2019 at SSSMCRI , Hospital Block. Dr.Jackson Bose and Dr.Haritha first year postgraduates presented poster on Tuberculous epididymo orchitis .Dr. Jackson Bose won the Second prize in poster competition
Integrated Teaching for 1st Year MBBS students on Basic Techniques in Blood Bank- By Dr. N.Thamarai Selvi and Dr.Saranya on 08/10/19