A brief history of Department of Physiology :
The department of Physiology is one of the premier department of the first medical college of North Eastern India since its inception. The department of Physiology, AMCH is now located in the ground floor of the Basic Science Building in its left wing. The department provides medical education to the undergraduate M.B.B.S. students, BDS students, B.Sc. nursing students and several paramedical courses. The department also conducts research in various fields of medical science. Recently, Physiology department started pulmonary function tests (PFT) for patients in regular basis. The department is equipped with hematology laboratory, human physiology laboratory, mammalian and amphibian laboratory, experimental physiology laboratory and a library.
Department of Physiology was started along with the establishment of the college in 1947.
The first batch of Faculties and Staff
Dr. S.C. Das was the Prof & Head of the department
Capt. Dr. B. Banerjee
Dr. R.K. Baruah ( Msc. Ph.D.)
Dr B. Chakravarty
Capt. Dr. I.B. Dey
Dr. B.D. Baruah.
D. Phill was done in 1960 by Dr. H.C. Dowarh, Dr. A.K. Dasgupta under Dr. J.Choudhury.
MD.(Physiology ) started in 1967 .
Ph. D in life Science done in 1980 under Dr. T.C. Saikia.
Head of the Department since inception-
Dr. S. C. Das (1947-1951)
Capt. B Banerjee (1951-1957)
Dr. I. Jahan (1957-1960)
Dr. J. Choudhury (1960-1969)
Dr. H. C. Dowarah (1969-1981)
Dr. Tulan Chandra Saikia (1981-1990)
Dr. P.C. Medhi (1990-1991)
Dr. Pradyut Thakur (1991-1999)
Dr. Dimbeswar Borah
Dr. Sonit Kumar Borah
Dr. Marami Dutta
Dr. (Mrs) Archana Sarma
Dr. Bedapriya Das
Dr. (Mrs) Wasima Jahan
Dr. Reeta Bashya
Dr. (Mrs) Mamoni Dihingia