Physiology Department


The Department of Physiology, DMCH, was started in the year 2020, a year after the inception of this college. It is located in the first floor of the basic science building. The department provides an annual intake of 100 undergraduate students into the MBBS curriculum. The department houses a haematology laboratory, a clinical laboratory, a mammalian physiology laboratory, an amphibian laboratory and a research laboratory, as per MCI guidelines. All the laboratories are well-equipped for imparting medical education and training to undergraduate students. The department has an updated library with latest editions of textbooks and reference books.

The department is headed by the very experienced academician and visionary teacher, Dr (Prof) R K Kalita, who has held several premier posts in various medical colleges of Assam. Dr Kalita has served as the Medical Superintendent of FAAMCH, Barpeta and TMCH, Tezpur. He has also rendered his services in the capacity of Principal cum Chief Superintendent in FAAMCH, Barpeta and TMCH, Tezpur. He has also held the office of the Head of the Department of Physiology in JMCH, FAAMCH AND TMCH. Over the years of his service, Dr Kalita has guided a number of postgraduate students, participated as speaker and chaired scientific sessions in many national conferences. In addition, Dr Kalita is a regular MCI assessor and has assessed many medical colleges across the country.


Total Publications:

Prof. (Dr.) R K Kalita- 1

Dr Risha Goswami- 3


Dr Rajendra Kr Kalita

Professor & HOD

Dr. Dipti Bania

Associate Professor

Dr Nandita Dutta

Associate Professor

Dr. Radha Englengpi

Assistant Professor