Total MD Degree awarded since 2011
Total PhD Degree Awarded since 2005
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Central Research Laboratory: (Molecular Laboratory, Immunochemistry & Endocrinology, Cell Biology)
Department of Biochemistry is one of the state of art facility where trained and motivated teachers will introduce you to Biochemistry with an aim to: nurture and sow curiosity to learn more. Prepare you to be better and more competent clinicians, researchers and academicians.
Dr Mingma Lhamu Sherpa
MD, Professor and Head
The campus has first-rate facilities like laboratories, workshops and practice school for hands-on learning. There are also cafeterias, and transport facility for students' ease.
The teaching faculties in the Department of Biochemistry, SMIMS,Gangtok are highly qualified and experienced.During our PG(MD) Biochemistry curriculum,they guided us in our thesis work and were ready to help and solve any queries that we faced.The faculties inculcated in us the need and importance of good and ethical research work.I would like to thank them for their support and guidance.
The Department of Biochemistry has well equipped research laboratories and experienced faculties. I have received lot of support from the supervisor and faculty members while pursuing my PhD. They have set a tone for scientific excellence and professional rigor in their teachings to push each students to be the best they can be, both academically and personally.
Dept offers the best teaching and clinical research training, where labs are with the modern infrastructures with stem cell research facilities.
During my study in SMIMS, I have gained an abode of Knowledge and Innovative thinking and was quite a learning experience.
The Institute always backed me in any kind of extra-academic research and cultivated in me the habit of delivering scientific output to the society.
Our department is fully equipped with infrastructure that’s apt for proper postgraduate training and has already been recognised by MCI for MD (Biochemistry).
EAST ZONE APICON 2023 will be held in SMIMS, Gangtok, Sikkim for the first time. Please block your dates from 2nd - 3rd December 2023, for this rich scientific extravaganza.
On October 1st, The students from MBBS, Nursing, Physiotherapy, Biotechnology,NSS SMU Cell volunteers along with dedicated faculty members, joined forces for a cleanliness drive at Sikkim Manipal Institute of Medical Sciences (SMIMS) in Gangtok. This event, part of Swachhata Pakhwada and Swachhata Hi Seva, aimed to transform the campus and promote cleanliness.
The Department of Medical Biotechnology, Sikkim Manipal Institute of Medical Sciences organized a one day workshop on “Molecular Modeling Using PyMOL under the patronship of Dr. Murlidhar V Pai, Dean, SMIMS, on 12th September 2023.
The department of Microbiology and the department of Medicine, SMIMS held a CME on Human Melioidosis on 24th June 2023 at SMIMS.
The Department of Physiology, Sikkim Manipal Institute of Medical Sciences, Sikkim Manipal University celebrated the 9th International Yoga Day on 21st June 2023 along with activities like Walkathon, Yoga Session, Scientific Webinar and Inter-college Debate Competition.
Sikkim Manipal Institute of Medical Sciences organized a two days workshop entitled “Workshop on Methodological Approach to Evidence Generation” at SMIMS on 2nd & 3rd June 2023 in collaboration with Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore, MAHE, Manipal and Pfizer Medical, Pfizer Ltd. India.
Students of Department of Medical Biotechnology participated in an inter College competition organized by the Inner Wheel Club of Gangtok on April 30th, 2023
Four days training on AHA Certified BLS & ACLS Course for doctors & nurses of Central Referral Hospital was conducted from 23rd April to 26th April, 2023 in level 6 Skill lab SMIMS building.
Department of Medical Biotechnology, Sikkim Manipal Institute of Medical Sciences (SMIMS) and Sikkim Manipal College of Nursing (SMCON),SMUorganiseda One Day Hands on Workshop on “Zotero: Reference Management Software Tool”on 4th April, 2023.