FORENSIC MEDICINE
Establishment : 1946
 
Contact No. : Landline : 0712-2750416
Extension No. 450
Fax No. :0712-2744489
Location: Near Dean’s Office, College building.
History : Department was established in 1947 along with department of Pathology under the administrative head of Dr Rosario. Dr Rosario was assisted by Dr Franklin who became lecturer in 1951. All Medicolegal works including postmortem and antemortem work was carried out by Medical Superintendent Office. Later on the separate department of Forensic Medicine was established in 1966 under the leadership of Dr K M More. He was assisted by Dr A A Qureshi, Dr Telang etc.
I) Courses Offered with Intake Capacity
Sr.No Name of Course Intake Capacity
1 M.B.B.S. 200 annually
2 MD Forensic Medicine 2 annually
2 BPMT To be started
II) Facilities Provided
1. Postmortem examinations in Medicolegal cases.
2. Exhumations.
3. Recognized centre for conducting autopsy in custodial deaths under National Human Right Commission.
4. Medicolegal age estimation.
5. Examination of alleged accused in sexual offences.
6. Sample collection for DNA profiling.
III) Research Activities
A. Research Publications in indexed journals in last three years.
Sr.No Name of auther Title Year Name, volume no of journal
1 Dixit PG, Bardale RV Fatal cyst: a case report of a previously unreported cause of death 2009

Am J Forensic Med Pathol;30:45-6

2 Bardale RV Made in India? Ethics of outsourcing surrogate motherhood to India 2009 Indian J Med Ethics;6:56-7
3 Ambade VN, Dixit PG Accidental ligature strangulation due to crop thrasher – a case report 2008 J Forensic Leg Med;15:263-5
4 Bardale RV, Dhawane Fatal avulsion of scalp: unusual occurrence with flourmill 2008 J Indian Acad Forensic Med;30:151-2
5 Bardale R V Diagnosis of malaria at autopsy: preliminary observation with immunochromatographic rapid test 2008 J Forensic Med Toxicol: available at www.indianjournals.com
6 Shrigiriwar MB, Bardale RV Killer bees: case report of fatalities due to honey bee stinging 2008 J Forensic Med Toxicol: available at www.indianjournals.com
7 Bardale RV, Sonar V Assessment of gestational age from hand and foot length 2008 Indian J Forensic Med Pathol ;1:47-51
8 Bardale RV Estimation of stature from mandible 2008 Indian J Forensic Odontol;1:26-8
9 Bardale RV, Dhawane SG Chocking in schizophrenic: case report 2008 Indian Internet J Forensic Med Toxicol:  available at www.icfmt.org
10 Dixit PG, Umap P, Bardale RV Toxoplasma myocarditis presenting as myocardial infarction: a case report 2007 Indian J Med Sci;61:218-9
11 Bardale RV, Dhawane SG, Mukherjee AA Dyadic deaths: analysis of homicide-suicide episodes 2007 Medicolegal Update;7:11-2
12 Bardale RV, Dixit PG Evaluation of cellular changes in blood of human cadaver to estimate time since death 2007 Medicolegal Update;7:35-9
13 Shrigiriwar MB, Bardale RV, Dixit PG Electrocution: a 6 year study of electric fatalities 2007 J Indian Acad Forensic Med; 29:50-53
14 Bardale RV, Dixit PG Dying together: a report of suicide pacts and an overview of phenomenon 2007 Calicut Medical Journal;5: available at www.calicutmedicaljournal.com
15 Bardale RV, Dixit PG Elder as victims of violent crimes: a report of two cases 2008 Indian Internet J Forensic Med Toxicol  available at www.icfmt.org
IV )Academic Calender

TEACHING TIME TABLE W.F.ROM 1ST AUGUST 2010 TO 31ST JANUARY 2011

DAY TIME BATCH PLACE CLASS NAME OF THE TEACHER
MONDAY 1 - 2 PM III RD TERM ABCD 08 ANAT.LECT.HALL THEORY DR.VYAWHARE/DR.DIXIT
    (Exam.going batch)      
  3 TO 5 PM II ND TERM EFGH 09 FMT PRACT.HALL PRACT. DR.BORKAR/DR.BARDALE
           
  3 TO 5 PM I ST TERM AB  10 ANAT.LECT.HALL PRACT/TUTO DR.BARDALE/DR.TUMRAM
    I ST TERM CD 10 PHYS.LECT.HALL PRACT/TUTO DR.DIXIT/DR.VYAWHARE
           
TUESDAY 3 TO 5 PM III RD ABCD 08 ANAT.LECT.HALL PRACT/TUTO/ DR.DIXIT/DR.TUMRAM
    (Exam.Going Batch)   Seminar  
           
WED. 1 TO 2 PM II ND EFGH 09 ANAT.LECT.HALL THEORY DR.TUMRAM / DR.BARDALE
  4 TO 5 PM I ST TERM ABCD 10 ANAT.LECT.HALL THEORY DR.AMBADE/DR.DIXIT
           
THURSDAY 3 TO 5 PM III RD TERM ABCD 08 ANAT.LECT.HALL PRACT/TURO DR.VYAWHARE/DR.BARDALE
    (Exam going )      
V) Internal Assessment Examination Time Table (Probeble/Final)
Dec- Jan -First terminal Examination
July- Second Terminal Examination
Sept-Oct- Preliminary Examination