Physiology Department

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Dr. Muhammad Azhar Khan
Professor & Head of Department

This site is designed to introduce the visitors and students to our department teaching mission and our vision of Physiology.

The department is embedded in faculty of basic health sciences division of MM& DC. Through the concerted effort of faculty, students and staff this department provides the knowledge of human body function through an understanding of cells, organs and systems.

Our mission is to grow leaders who are capable of independent decisions making, possess the genius to comprehend a disorder, dysfunction and disease in coming years of their professional life who are brimming with professionalism and are totally committed to the ailing humanity and the nation.

The department of physiology hosts the logistics for practical coaching along with all necessary equipments for example audiometer, electrocardiograph, spirometer, vitalograph, bicycle ergo meter, treadmill etc. for practical coaching and demonstrations.

The use of state of the art audio- visual teaching aids help abreasts the students of the latest advances in field of physiology, making teaching more interactive. Currently  the department is busy in teaching of MBBS and BDS students. Teaching is in the from of lectures, group discussions and lab work. The students are allotted topics for of presentations in the from of mini seminars for student- student and student- teacher interaction. The students have to pass through a regular system of assessment which is in the form of pretests, final tests, practical quiz and answering short essay and multiple choice questions. The students are required to work for the creation of modules in collaboration of with the faculty for problem based learning (PBL). The department providers an excellent environment for undergraduate studies attempting to integrate molecular, cellular and organ system physiology.