Forensic medicine (often shortened to forensics) is the application of a broad spectrum of sciences to extract answers questions of legal interest. This may be in relation to a crime or to a civil action.
The students are provided with an overview of the medico legal aspects of health sciences, components of toxicology and ethics. The department provides the medico legal support to the post mortem diagnosis and other medico legal cases of the hospital and its jurisdiction. The faculty provide comprehensive guidance to the under graduates and post graduates to augment the scientific temper and research activity.
The department of Forensic medicine at Navodaya Medical College Raichur is having highly experienced, qualified teaching faculty and equipped with most modern equipments to conduct practical and research work in medico-legal problems & guides the undergraduate and postgraduate students.
The department museum gallery has wonderful collection of Forensic photographs (of various crimes, which are occurring in the society).
It has whole range charts, models lethal weapons, poisons & wet specimens of medico legal importance.
The highly modernized mortuary block is housed in a separate structure to conduct medico-legal post-mortems & can be witnessed by students from a gallery in the autopsy room.
The mortuary block is also having cold storage & embalming facility for better preservation. Since it is a legal Medicine, department is also having excellent court room to conduct “mock trials” regarding, legal procedures which are to be witnessed by the MBBS student.
|01||Dr.Devraj Patil||Professor & Head|
|02||Dr. Bande Nawaz||Asst. Professor|
|03||Dr. Siddaramappa Goudai||Asst. Professor|
|01||Mr. Ajit Kumar||Technical Assistant|
|02||Mr. Ramesh Rathod||Technicians|
|03||Mr. Raju||Laboratory Attendants|
|04||Mr. Abdul Khuddus||Laboratory Attendants|
|06||Mr. Ravindra||Store keeper-cum-clerk/Cum Computer Operator|
Well Equipped Research Lab is existing to carry on Toxicological analysis and HP.