Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research Chandigarh - India 

General information:

The Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) Chandigarh was conceived in 1960 as a center of excellence which would endeavor to develop patterns of teaching in postgraduate medical education in as many branches as possible and attempt to produce specialists in several disciplines of medicine. It was also envisaged that these specialists would spread out in the country in various medical colleges and medical institutions and impart medical education of highest standard to the students and set up nucleus of excellence in their own institutions. The PGIMER was also given the responsibility to broaden the horizons of medical knowledge by intensive research in the field of health.

The children Hospital is a multispecialty 300 beds hospital for children with all facilities under one roof at a cost of about Rs.50 crores. It was inaugurated by Dr.Shanker Dyal sharma President of India on May 22, 1997. There are several specialties for the care of children such as Allergy Immunology, Hematology and Oncology, Pediatric Neurology, Pulmonology, Cardiology, Nephrology, Genetics & Metabolism.

The Hematology /Oncology Division provides training for national and expats in the following programs:

Training Programs:

Contact Information:

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