The Department of Microbiology at SGRRIM&HS Dehradun was founded in 2006 with the admission of 1st. Batch of M.B. B.S . It is located in the heart of the city Dehradun, Uttarakhand. Over the years the department has witnessed seminal progress in the field of Medical Microbiology leading to National & International reputation. The Department is actively involved in Teaching, Clinical Diagnostic services to the Tertiary Care Hospital SMIH and Health Care Systems in the State and in endowed with research capability. Core area of research pivots around on the major branches of Medical Microbiology i.e. Immunology, Serology, ICTC/ HIV, Surveillance Laboratory, Aerobic bacteriology, Mycology, Parasitology, Mycobacteriology, Molecular Biology of infectious diseases and Microbial Surveillance in Hospital and Community settings.

These laboratories cater to the diagnostic services and derive constant source of research problems faced in the clinical medicine.

All the laboratories have the state of art infrastructure and automation to function independently to carryout research.

ICMR Project of MBBS

  • Title: Prevalence of Intestinal Parasitic Infestation in Different Altitude Regions of Uttarakhand. Mr. Abhigyan Bahuguna, MBBS 2014 batch
  • Title: A Prospective Comparative Study among adult and geriatric smear positive Pulmonary Tuberculosis patient in a tertiary care Hospital of Dehradun Uttarakhand. Mr. Dikshit, MBBS 2014 Batch.


  • Dr. V. K. Kataria:
    • Awarded Silver Medal (Dr. MB Soparkar Award) by Armed Forces Research Committee Meeting in 1992
    • Army Commanders commendation in 2007-08
  • Dr. Shalabh Jauhari: Second prize in MICROCON 2011 Karad (Maharashtra).
  • Dr. Sulekha Nautiyal: Gold medal in Surgery at MBBS exam.
  • Dr. Iva Chandola:
    • 2nd Prize in Poster presentation at 2012 TRANSCON
    • 1st Prize in oral presentation 2014 Pediacon , U.K. Chapter.


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