About the Department:

Department of Physiology in GITAM institute of Medical Sciences and Research is established in the year 2014-2015 is guided by the team of dedicated faculty members with excellent teaching resources. The sessions are run by a blend of theoretical and practical training with instructions of practical knowledge. Symposia, Seminars and Journal clubs are being continuously conducted to provide a platform for exchange of newer thoughts. Vertical and Horizontal methodology of teaching along with Early clinical exposure can trigger a deeper thought and critical thinking in students of pre-clinical phase.


The Undergraduate students are given a sound foundation in the basics of Physiology with Curriculum run by Competency based Medical Education which include lectures, small group discussions, Vertical / Horizontal integrations backed up with practical sessions. Also, students are made to expose to the Hospital environment in pre-clinical phase to nurture the attitudes, ethics, communication and to learn the basic clinical skills.


Department of Physiology in GIMSR is equipped with spacious laboratories and best infrastructure to encourage the students and faculty to perform the clinical and animal experiments. Further, a dedicated space is provided for the research activities on Human subjects such as EEG, ECG, Spirometry, Nerve conduction studies etc.