Department of Pathology

Course Offered
Department of Pathology offers 270 hours’ course during 2 years (1½ yrs to 3½ yrs of 5 yrs MBBS course) following the First Professional MBBS Examination.

Course Description
It is the science, which deals with acquisition, progression and outcomes of various diseases in the form of morphological and other laboratory investigations. Learning of pathology enables an individual to understand the natural course and complications of a disease or injurious agents and thereby helps in building a good foundation in every discipline of medicine. Therefore the knowledge of pathology helps to become a good physician in rendering efficient clinical practice.

Course Objectives
At the end of the course students will be able to:

  • Understand the mechanisms and pathological processes of the production of diseases
  • Carry out bedside laboratory tests and other simple laboratory tests (that are required in the diagnosis of diseases) specially in the rural areas, where services of laboratory personnel may not be available
  • Plan laboratory investigations in the diagnosis of diseases
  • Interpret laboratory results and understand their implications
  • Develop attitude for further learning and continuing education for improvement of efficiency and skill
  • Develop attitude and knowledge for research in the subject.


Faculty Members

Dr. Md. Azizar Rahman
MBBS, MCPS (Clinical Phathology)
Associate Prof. & Head of the Dept. of Pathology
TMSS Medical College (TMC)

Dr. Shamima Akhter
MBBS, DCP, Pathology
Assistant Professor of Pathology
TMSS Medical College

Dr. A.H.M. Akhtaruzaman
MBBS, M.Phil Pathology (Thesis part)
TMSS Medical College

Dr. Mumtahina Sabira
MBBS
Lecturer of Pathology
TMSS Medical College

Dr. Sumia Sharmin
MBBS
Lecturer of Pathology
TMSS Medical College

Dr. Rizwana Sharmin
MBBS
Lecturer of Pathology
TMSS Medical College

Part Time
Dr. Niranjon Chandra Basak
MBBS, M.Phil (Pathology)
Assistant Professor of Pathology
TMSS Medical College

Dr. A.K.M. Rownak Hossain Chowdhury
MBBS, PhD (Pathology)
Assistant Professor of Pathology
Shaheed Ziaur Rahman Medical College (SZMC)