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PGIMER Chandigarh


Chandigarh: Prof Ram retires as Director of PGIMER

October 31, 2021 6:06 am

Professor Ram has been awarded 35 national and international awards, including the prestigious Padma Shri for his trailblazing work in cataract surgery.

Chandigarh: Prof Surjit Singh made new officiating director of PGIMER

October 30, 2021 7:35 pm

The order was released on Saturday by the Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare, in his capacity as President, PGIMER, Chandigarh.

Punjab and Haryana HC orders second post-mortem of slain gangster Jaipal Bhullar at PGIMER

June 22, 2021 4:13 am

The petitioner’s counsel submitted that the first post-mortem report was not with him. However, he added, that the doctor had informed him that the cause of death was due to fire-arm injury.

Supreme Court defers AIIMS INI CET 2021 for one month

June 11, 2021 4:29 pm

80,000 candidates are vying for 815 seats in the national level examination which is being held by AIIMS.

‘Only silver lining,’ says PGI’s Dr Ritesh Agarwal on receiving two awards amid pandemic

January 30, 2021 5:52 am

Adding another feather in his hat, Dr Agarwal has been given the distinct honour of ICMR Chaturvedi Ghanshyam Dass Jaigopal Memorial Award (Immunology) 2019 for his significant contributions in the field of immunology.

Ahead of faculty selection at PGIMER, issue of nepotism in the institution comes to fore

December 16, 2020 10:12 am

The selection committee is expected to sit for a round of faculty selections from December 19 to 24 and then again in January, and the letter has seen the light of day a few days before the start of the important and valuable process.

Chandigarh: PGI wins National Award as ‘Best Hospital’ for 4th time

November 28, 2020 5:45 am

Adding to the accolades was another milestone as Dr Navdeep Bansal, Transplant Coordinator at PGIMER, was awarded ‘Best Transplant Coordinator’ award during the event.

Preliminary data of PGI’s Sero Survey finds 7.6% in Chandigarh exposed to Covid-19

October 04, 2020 2:46 am

Briefing about the Sero Survey, PGIMER Director Professor Jagat Ram said, “We are at a very preliminary stage of the study which is aimed at identifying the sero prevalence of Covid-19 at the community level and monitoring the transmission trends. It is too premature to say anything conclusively.”

‘Covid infection leads to two types of cardiac complications: acute & chronic’

September 30, 2020 12:20 pm

Patients with underlying heart disease are at increased risk of complications such as intensive care unit admission, ventilator support and also death, following Covid infection.

Chandigarh: PGI doctor awarded Shanti Swaroop Bhatnagar Prize for 2020

September 27, 2020 2:02 am

Dr Ritesh Agarwal, who got the prize, has been systematically exploring this perplexing disease over the last ten years and has more than 90 publications describing the epidemiology, diagnosis, management, and several first-time descriptions.