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Department of Biochemistry


Vision Statement

To enable students understand the scientific basis of life processes at molecular level and orient towards the application of knowledge acquired in solving clinical problems. To enable students acquire knowledge of biochemical investigations required for diagnosis of various diseases in the community. To promote research activity for students and faculty.

Teaching Faculty

Professor & Head of the Department

Dr. Manjunath M Tembad

MBBS, MD

since 03-09-1987

Teaching medical and dental students.

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Memberships:

  • AMBIKC
  • IMA

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Professors

Savitri

Dr. Savitri R Sahukar

MBBS, MD

since 12-12-1996

Conducting theory classes and practicals to undergraduates and guiding postgraduate students.

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Awards and Achievements:

Trained in hormone assay at NIN Hyderabad.

Memberships:

  • Indian Medical Association(IMA)
  • AMBI-Karnataka Chapter

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Rekha

Dr. Rekha M

MBBS, MD

since 22-04-2002

Teaching faculty.

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Memberships:

  • ACBI
  • AMBI
  • AMBKC

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Bharathi

Dr. Bharathi B.K

MBBS, MD

since 06-08-1998

conducting theory classes and practicals to undergraduates, guiding postgraduate students.

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Memberships:

  • ACBI
  • AMBI
  • AMBKC

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Dattatreya

Dr. Dattatreya K

MBBS, MD

since 02-05-2002

Teaching MBBS and dental students. Departmental works assigned by the Head of the Department.

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Memberships:

  • Association of Medical Biochemists - Karnataka chapter
  • Association of Medical Biochemists of India

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Vivian

Dr. T Vivian Samuel

MBBS, MD

since 29-09-1999

Teaching MBBS and dental students. Departmental works.

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Memberships:

  • Association of Medical Biochemists - Karnataka chapter
  • Association of Medical Biochemists of India

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Suresh

Dr. Suresh Babu

MBBS, MD

since 26-07-2000

Conducting theory classes and practicals to undergraduates, guiding postgraduate students.

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Memberships:

  • Association of Medical Biochemists - Karnataka chapter
  • Association of Medical Biochemists of India

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Preethi

Dr. Preethi B

MBBS, MD
FAIMER Fellow

since 25-06-2007

Conducting theory classes and practicals to undergraduates, in-charge for assignments and tutorials for 1st year medical students, guiding postgraduate students
Member of Department of Medical Education: involved ins organizing and conducting faculty development workshops and research methodology workshops.
Member of foundation course program: involved in conducting orientation programme for 1st and 2nd year students.

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Awards and Achievements:

Secured 2nd rank in MB Biochemistry

Best paper award at ACBICON 2006

Best paper award at ACBICON 2009

Best paper award at VINBASIX 2012

Best paper award at National Conference in Medical Education 2016

Best paper award at AMBICCON 2016

Memberships:

  • AMBI-Association of Medical Biochemists of India
  • AMBKC-Association of Medical Biochemists Karnataka Chapter
  • IMA-Indian Medical Association-Davangere

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Rajini

Dr. Rajini S

MBBS, MD

since 24-05-2008

Conducting theory classes and practicals to undergraduates and guiding postgraduate students.

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Associate Professors

None


Assistant Professors

None


Tutors

None


Postgraduate Students

Academic Year Degree Name Type Category Rank
2017-18 MD No admission
2016-17 MD No admission
2015-16 MD No admission

Non-teaching faculty

# Name Designation
1 Mr. Nagarajappa G.S First Div Clerk
2 Mr. C. Rajanna Jr. Lab. Technician
3 Mrs. Thara K.R Jr.Lab. Technician
4 Mr B.N Patil Jr.Lab. Technician
5 Mr. Nandish B Attender
6 Mrs. Sulochana Peon
7 Mr. Bosava Peon
8 Mrs. Sudah Peon

Telephone

# Name Extension
1 Head of the Department 136
2 Department 138

Academic Activities

“EPIGNOSIS – 2”, the 2nd State Level Inter-college Biochemistry Quiz Competition for 1st MBBS Students of Karnataka was organized by Department of Biochemistry of J. J. M. Medical College, Davangere & S.S. Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Centre, Davangere in association with Association of Medical Biochemists Karnataka Chapter (AMBKC) on 22nd April 2017 at Library auditorium, J J M Medical College, Davangere. 118 teams from various medical colleges of state had participated in the Quiz and it was a grand success.