Chandigarh: Body donation to help enhance medicine’s future

“The technology in medicine is changing everyday and doctors need to practice new techniques and new instruments. They can practice on these bodies. These bodies are also used for research and teaching purposes,” said Dr Daisy, Head of Anatomy department at PGIMER.

Chandigarh: Over 1,300 resident doctors at PGIMER go on strike

Doctors have been protesting against some of the provisions of the National Medical Commission Bill which has been passed by Rajya Sabha.


Chandigarh: Demands not met, PGIMER nurses to protest

The nurses have been demanding promotions, advertisements for vacant nursing officer posts, exemption from night duty for nursing staff working at the OPD, and a nursing cadre headed by the Chief Nursing Officer, among others.

PGIMER Chandigarh admissions 2019 open for BSc nursing courses: Check how to apply

PGIMER Chandigarh admissions 2019: The application process is on. Interested candidates can apply at the official websites, or The last date to apply is July 10, 2019.

In support of West Bengal doctors’ protest, PGIMER doctors on strike, patients at the receiving end

The Association of Resident Doctors had announced that they will be on an indefinite strike from Monday but ICU and emergency services will work.

PGIMER doctors protest in solidarity with their Kolkata counterparts

Doctors in West Bengal have been protesting since Tuesday against an attack on two of their colleagues by a mob following the death of a patient at the Nil Ratan Sircar Medical College and Hospital in Kolkata.


PGIMER result 2019 today: Check steps to download, counselling schedule

PGIMER result 2019: The first counselling will be held on May 14, 2019, second and third on July 12 and 26, 2019. Based on the counselling sessions, students will be allotted seats in different courses.

Chandigarh hospital gains in translation, thanks to professor from Karnataka

Dharenavar started holding classes for the doctors around three years ago, sometimes under a tree on the campus, often in the canteen. Today, the lessons have spilled over to WhatsApp, too, in a group called ‘Punjabi Ma Boli’.

Chandigarh: Organ donation by brain-dead man from HP gives new lease of life to five patients at PGI

The life of Malkit Singh was cut short when he was admitted to PGIMER in an extremely precarious condition due to head injury on account of fall on April 27. Around 11.35 pm on Sunday, Singh was declared brain-dead.

Chandigarh: Over 400 nurses set out to serve from NINE

Badnore stated that nursing is the noblest of the professions with high responsibility towards the positive health outcome of the society.


PM Modi visits ailing Punjab Chief Minister at Chandigarh hospital

Chandigarh, Jan 24 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi met ailing Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Sunday at the Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) in Chandigarh. Badal has been hospitalised since Friday due to chest congestion and common cold. PM Modi was in Chandigarh to receive French President Francois Hollande, who is on a three day visit to India.