D.M. (Neonatology) - 3 years
 
1. Introduction
The Department of Neonatology is having the state-of-the-art facilities that put it on par with the best hospitals in the world. The department started the D.M. Neonatology programme in the year 2013 and offers 2 seats.

2. Eligibility and admission:
1. A candidate must possess a degree in MD/MS or DNB from a University recognized by the MCI in the respective discipline.

2. Admissions will be made on the basis of valid rank obtained in the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test – Super Specialty (NEET-SS) and based on the admission letters issued by the competent authorities (such as DGHS).

3. Faculty:
The Department has adequate faculty members as per the MCI norms to train the post graduates, offer patient care and carry out research.

Faculty available in the Department:

S.No
Name Designation
1
Dr. Srinivasan K Professor & HOD
2
Dr. Rathinasamy M  Professor
3
Dr. Giridhar S Asso. Professor
4
Dr. Vigneshkumar Assistant Professor

4. Letter of permission / Recognition details:
The Course was started based on the Letter of Permission (LOP) issued by the Ministry of Health and Family welfare. The LOP and the recognition of the courses can be viewed at this link.

5. Syllabus:
The Syllabus and Curriculum of the course were designed based on the MCI requirements, global trends in Neonatology and skills the post graduates have to acquire during the training period. The syllabus is implemented after the approval of the respective board of studies and academic council and is amended and updated whenever needed.

6. Exam schedule:
The examination for DM/M.Ch shall be held at the end of third academic year. The examination will be conducted in two sessions, tentatively in August and February of the each academic year.

7. Infrastructure:
The department has the adequate OP consultation rooms, 20 bedded in-patient NICU ward, faculty rooms, department library, and Demonstration room.

9. Equipments:
In addition to the central diagnostic and radiological facilities, the department has the following equipment for patient care and training.

S.No.
EQUIPMENTS
1
Neonatal Ventilator Includes HFO
2
Neonatal CPAP
3
Pulse Oxymeter
4
Neonatal Monitors – Multichannel with NIBP and Temp option
5
Incubator
6
Transport Incubator
7
Servo Infant Warmer
8
Resuscitation Bag
9
Blood Gas Analyzer
10
Oxygen Hood
11
Volumetric Infusion Pump
12
Syringe Infusion Pump
13
Glucometer
14
Phototherapy Double Surface
15
Phototherapy units
16
Transcutaneous Bilirubinometer
17
Fibreoptic Laryngoscope with 3 Blades
18
Oxygen Analyzer
19
Development Assessment Kit
20
Electronic Baby weighing Scale
21
Hemoglobinometer
22
Fibroptic Light Laryngoscope
23
Nebuliser
24
Auto Clave
25
Manual Breast Pump
26
Small Electric Breast
27
ECG Machine
28
Suction Apparatus
29
Resuscitation Manikin
30
Ophthalmoscope
31
Microscope
32
Transilluminator
33
Bassinet /Baby Trolly
34
Megills Forceps(Neonatal)
35
NIBP cuff
36
Manual Weighing Machine
37
Neonatal Stethoscope
38
O2 flowmeter
39
Torch Light
40
Low WT Electronic Weighing Scale for Diapers
41
IV Stands (Stand alone)

 
 
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