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Academic Activities: Department of Physiology

Previous Activities

  1. Webinar on “Hormones of Adipose tissue: Role in Hunger and Satiety” May 27, 2020
  2. Biochemistry Quiz January 23, 2018
  3. Techniques in Molecular biology and gene therapy May 25, 2017
  4. HDL Cholesterol-An Update April 13, 2017
  5. Integrated Preclinical Quiz February 15, 2017
  6. Biochemistry of Hemoglobin December 7, 2016
  7. Student Seminar on Diabetes Mellitus April 21, 2016
  8. Quiz on Genetics and Molecular Biology April 6, 2016
  9. Biochemistry of Haemoglobin – Guest Lecture February 25, 2016
  10. State Level Biochemistry CME on Nutrition and Health in “Epigenetics and Omics Era” November 9, 2015

Student Seminar and Debate:

  1. “Recombinant DNA technology” conducted on 15-02-13.
  2. “Metabolism of Heme and Jaundice” conducted on 30-04-14.
  3.  “Acid Base balance and its associated disorder” conducted on 27-03-2015.
  4.  “Diabetes Mellitus” conducted on 21-04-2016
  5.  Debate on “Artificial sweeteners” on
  6.  Debate on “Gene therapy” conducted on 5.04.2017.
  7.  “Techniques in Molecular Biology and Gene Therapy” conducted on 25.05.2017.


  1. Quiz in Biochemistry was organized on 06-04-2016 for I MBBS students.
  2. Interdepartmental quiz was organized by all the three preclinical departments on 15.02.2017 for I MBBS students..
  3. Quiz in Biochemistry was organized on 22-01-18 for I MBBS students.

Orientation Programme for I MBBS Students :

The department organizes orientation programme for fresh I MBBS students regularly

  1. The department organized orientation Programme for UG students on 24-09-2016.
  2. The department organized orientation Programme for UG students on 13-09-2017.


  1. Department organized a CME on “Biochemical basis of Cardiovascular diseases” on 11/02/2014.
  2. Department organized a CME on Nutrition and Health in “Epigenetics and Omics Era” on 09/11/2015.
  3. Department organized a CME on “Clinicians and Biochemists on a Single Platform” on 11th October 2017.

Guest lecture

  1. “Genetic Engineering: Making Molecular Biology Work for Preclinical Research” held on 31st October 2014

Speaker: Dr. Raghavendra Prahallad Rao, Lead Scientist, Connexios life science Pvt. Ltd. Bangalore.

  1. “Statistical Consideration in Medical Research” held on 23rd September 2015.

Speaker: Dr Gangaboraiah, Prof in Statistics, KIMS, Bangalore.

  1. “Biochemistry of Hemoglobin” held on 25th February 2016.

Speaker: Dr. Vittal BG, Prof and HOD, Dept. of Biochemistry, HIMS, Hassan.

  1. “Biochemistry of Hemoglobin” held on 7th December 2016

Speaker: Dr. Prashant Vishwanath, Prof and Head, Dept. of Biochemistry, JSS Medical College, Mysuru.

  1. HDL Cholesterol-An Update” Held on 11th April 2017.

Speaker: Dr. Cletus D’Souza, Chairman, Committee for Department of Science in School, University of Mysore, Mysuru