Department of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology
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Telephone number:
Direct number: 022-23735555
Extension number: 2319; 2334
Staff details:
Sr.No. Name of the staff Designation Permanent/contractual Mobile number Email ID
1 Dr. B. G. Chikhalkar Professor and Head Permanent 9969037650 drbgchikhalkar@yahoo.com
2 Dr. G. S. Chavan Professor Permanent 9702158899 drgajanan2005@rediff.com
3 Dr. S. S. Bhise Associate Professor Permanent 9503757487 Sadanand.bhise@gmail.com
4 Dr. A. H. Meshram Associate Professor Permanent 9773194401 dr_ashumeshram1978@yahoo.co.in
5 Dr. S.M. Jawale Asst. Professor Permanent 9029973130
6 Dr. H.N. Panshewdikar Asst. Professor Permanent 8422049999 pharsholhas@gmail.com
7 Dr. D.V. Bhore Asst. Professor Contractual 8652003850 dattabhore130@gmail.com
8 Dr. S. H. Anande Asst. Professor Contractual 9890429742 anandeshailendra@gmail.com
9 Mr. Rajendra V. Manchekar Laboratory Technician Permanent 9820749242 Rajendra.v.manchekar@gmail.com
10 Mr. Yogesh D. Chache Laboratory Assistant Permanent 9892639237 chacheyogesh@gmail.com
11 Mr. Adinath V. Kendre Clerk Permanent 9820931654 Adinathk4@gmail.com
12 Mr. Gaurav Bhartu Artist Permanent 9004776996
13 Mr. Govind H. Gadekar Laboratory Attendant Permanent 9967280718
14 Mr. Manohar Morvadkar Servant Permanent 8446835004
15 Mr. Pramod Lad Servant Permanent
16 Mrs. Lata Tirlotkar Servant Permanent 9833382216
17 Mr. Ramesh Sabat Servant Contractual 9146090042
PG student details:
Sr.No. Name of Post-graduate Year (from-to) Mobile number Email ID
1 Dr. Priyanka A. Patil 2016-2019 7045550943 pppriyankapatil1@gmail.com
2 Dr. Nagsen P. Kamble 2016-2019 9552256984 nagsenketaki91@gmail.com
3 Dr. Pritija R. Vedpathak 2016-2019 9922433493 Pr15vedpathak@gmail.com
4 Dr. Balaji G. Phalke 2017-2019 8888802820 Balajiphalke74@gmail.com
5 Dr. Anil J. Pundage 2017-2020 9503914492 Dranil9@gmail.com
6 Dr. Rahul R. Wagh 2018-2021 9175406519 Waghr143@gmail.com
7 Dr. Ashish M. Pathak 2018-2021 9922933661 pathakashishm@yahoo.co.in
8 Dr. Harshlata I. Chavhan 2018-2021 9405401785 harshlatachavhan@gmail.com
9 Dr. Ruhi J.Khan 2018-2020 7972555512 Ruhik022@gmail.com
Services provided to the patients:
Sr.No. Particulars Total number for year 2018
1 Post-Mortem Services 2288
2 Embalming 192
3 Age Estimation 207
4 DNA sampling 82
5 Physical Capacity 42
6 Opinion Cases 168
7 Crime Scene Spot Investigation 54
8 Diatom Testing 145
9 Accused of sexual assault cases – Examination 295
10 Victim of sexual assault cases- Examination 338
Courses conducted for Students:
Sr.No. Courses conducted Number of students enrolled Batch (year of admission)
1 MBBS 200 2017
2 MD(Forensic Medicine) 8 2016-2018
3 Dip. Forensic Medicine(DFM) 1 2018
4 B.Sc. PMT- FMT 9 2016-2018
5 Ph. D 2 2018
Activities conducted for students by the Department:
Sr.No. Particulars Number of students who participated Students Batch
1 Undergraduate teaching and practical 200 2017
2 Postgraduate teaching activity 8 2016-2018
3 Medicolegal training for Interns posted in Forensic Medicine department 30 2018-2019
4 B.Sc. PMT- FMT students Lecture and Practical 11 2016-2018
Conferences/CMEs/ Workshops/Seminars/ Events organised by the Department in the last 3 years
Sr.No. Particulars Dates when organised
Conferences
1 Forensic Medicon 2017(38th Annual National Conference of Indian Academy of Forensic Medicine) 23,24,25 February, 2017
2 Forensic Juriscon 2018(21st Annual State Conference of MLAM) 27,28 October, 2018
Workshops
1 Medicolegal training workshop for RMO’s of Sir J J Hospital, St. George’s Hospital, Gokuldas Tejpal Hospital
2 Medicolegal training workshop for RMO’s of Sir J J Hospital, St. George’s Hospital, Gokuldas Tejpal Hospital
3 Training Workshop for mortuary servants and attendants of Sir J J Hospital, St. George’s Hospital, Gokuldas Tejpal Hospital
4 Training Workshop for mortuary servants and attendants of Sir J J Hospital, St. George’s Hospital, Gokuldas Tejpal Hospital
5 Medicolegal training to Law Interns from SHRC
6 Medicolegal Training to Nurses of MGM hospital
7 Mortuary workers training – Safety at Workplace
Dr. A.H. Meshram, Dr. R.R. Wagh, Dr. H. I. Chavhan, Dr. P. R. Vedpathak
8 “Safety at Workplace and Immunization” – Guest Lecture for Staff of Department of FMT and Mortuary Servants.
Speaker- Dr. Lalit Sankhye( Asso. Prof- Dept. of PSM, GMC and Sir JJH, Mumbai)
9 MCCD training workshop in collaboration with MCGM 14/1/2019
10 Medicolegal Training workshop for Nurses of St. George’s Hospital 24/1/2019
Research Publications of last three years:
Sr.No. Title of the paper published Journal & Year of publication
Dr. B. G. Chikhalkar
1 Skipping History invites trouble Journal of Indian Academy of Forensic Medicine
2 An Unusual Case of Antemortem Prolapse of abdominal Viscera through Anus Journal of Indian Academy of Forensic Medicine
3 Body packing and intra-vaginal body pushing of Cocaine: A Case Report Legal Medicine December 2017
4 Pattern of Death in unknown bodies at a tertiary healthcare centre International journal of health research & medicolegal practice
July 2018
5 Autopsy evaluation of perinatal mortality: A series of 84 cases October 2018
Dr. G. S. Chavan
1 A medicolegal autopsy study of fatal firearm injuries Journal of medicolegal association of Maharashtra, vol 18 no.1-2
2 Assessment of medico-legal awareness of practicing obstetricians and gynecologists JIAFM vol 30, no. 3
3 Age determination from Clavicle: A radiological study in Mumbai region JIAFM vol 34, no. 1
4 Study of crime scene investigation done in medicolegal cases referred to medical college of metropolitian area IJHRMLP, vol 3, no. 2
5 Medicolegal study of determination of time since death from potassium level in vitreous humor International journal of advances in medicine, vol 3, issue 4
6 Autopsy study of cranio-cerebral injuries in vehicular accidents Medico-legal Update, vol 18, no.1
7 Socio- demographic pattern of Head injury cases in vehicular accidents JIAFM, vol 40, no. 2
Dr. S. S. Bhise
1 Age determination from cranial sutures- A CT scan study Indian Journal of Basic & Applied medical research, vol-3, issue-4
2 Cut throat injury: Homicidal or suicidal, crime scene visit solved the mystery International journal of health research and medicolegal practice
3 Age determination from tri-radiate cartilage fusion Journal of Indian academy of Forensic Medicine vol-38 no. 3
4 Ethics in clinical research- A Review Report March- 2017, vol-8, issue-2
5 Age determination from radiological study of epiphyseal appearance & union of greater trochanter International journal of education and research in health sciences. Vol-3 issue-2
6 Age determination from radiological study of epiphyseal appearance and union of distal end of tibia International journal of health research & medicolegal practice vol-4, issue-1
7 Custodial deaths: Retrospective study in Mumbai region International journal of education and research in health sciences Jan 2019
8 Study of Pattern of Fatal Intracranial Haemorrhages International journal of health research & medicolegal practice
Vol-5 Issue-1 Jan 2019
Dr. A. H. Meshram
1 Estimation of age of Indian adolescents by radiographic study of mandibular third molar Indian journal of forensic Medicine and toxicology
2 A rare case of fatality by air gun: A case report Journal of Forensic medicine science and law. Vol 20 no. 2
3 Rape victim autopsy: a case report IJFMT
4 Contradictory History: Role of Forensic Expert: A case Report Journal of Forensic Medicine Science and law. Vol 21 no. 2
5 Concealed Homicide: A case Report Journal of Forensic Medicine Science and law. Vol-21 no.2
6 An unusual artefact: A case Report Journal of Forensic medicine science and law
Dr. S. M Jawale
1 A study of Fatal Road Traffic Accidents in Aurangabad, Maharashtra Medicolegal Update, January-June 2012 Vol-1
2 Custodial Deaths, A retrospective study in Mumbai Region International journal of education and research in health sciences Jan 2019
3 Study of Pattern of Fatal Intracranial Haemorrhages International journal of health research & medicolegal practice
Vol-5 Issue-1 Jan 2019
Dr. H. N. Panshewdikar
1. Study of date rape cases in Mumbai region Journal of Medicolegal association of Maharashtra, vol20 no.2
2. Contradictory history: role of forensic expert: a case report Journal of Medicolegal association of Maharashtra, vol20 no.2
Dr. D. V. Bhore
1 Primary Shock Death in Thermal burns JKAMLS, Vol 25(2)
2 An Unusual Artefact Journal of forensic medicine, science & law, vol 22(1)
3 Middle ear hemorrhage confirms the cause of death in decomposed body found in the sea after the helicopter crash tragedy: A case report Journal of forensic medicine, science & law, vol25(1)
4 A study of medicolegal profile of fatal burn cases in mumbai region Journal of Indian academy of forensic medicine, Vol 38(2)
5 Industrial use of lethal substance and its easy access to artisan makes life insecure- A case of potassium cyanide Poisoning IP International journal of forensic medicine and toxicological sciences, Vol 2(3)
6 Death due to an iatrogenic injury to vital organ at the outset of operation: A case of medical negligence Journal of Indian academy of forensic medicine, Vol 39(1)
7 Study of Medico-Legal profile of cases referred for age determination to a government tertiary care hospital in Mumbai, Maharashtra: A three year retrospective study. Journal of Indian Academy of Forensic Medicine
Ongoing Research:
Sr.No. Particulars Timeline of the research Institutional Ethics Committee Approval Done or not
1 Toxicological analysis of Bile, Blood and Urine 2018-2020 Yes
2 TW2 method of age determination 2018-2020 Yes
3 Study of pattern of Injuries in Road Traffic Accidents 2019-2021 Yes
4 Study of Diatoms in Drowning Cases 2019-2021 Yes
5 Study of Poisoning in Tertiary Care Centre 2018-2019 Yes
PG Dissertations:
Sr.No. Title of Dissertation Name of PG students Year of submission of dissertation Institutional Ethics Committee Approval Done or not
1 Assesment of myocardial infarction in sudden death patients in post-mortem examination with respect to sudden biochemical markers(CPK MB, Trop I, LDH) Dr. Nagsen P. Kamble 2018 Yes
2 Medicolegal autopsy study of all the female deaths with special reference to alleged dowry deaths Dr. Priyanka A. Patil 2018 Yes
3 Medicolegal autopsy study of in correlation with study of major organ weights with body weight, body length and cause of death Dr. Pritija Vedpathak 2018 Yes
4 Autopsy study of role of atherosclerosis in sudden deaths Dr. Balaji G. Phalke 2018 Yes
5 Medicolegal autopsy study in cases of railway accident victims Dr. Anil J. Pundage 2019 Yes
6 Estimation of Stature from head dimensions in medicolegal cases referred to a tertiary care centre Dr. Ashish M. Pathak 2020 Yes
7 Study of cerebrospinal fluid electrolyte concentration in medicolegal cases Dr. Harshlata I. Chavhan 2020 Yes
8 Study of corneal changes after death and its correlation with time since death Dr. Rahul R. Wagh 2020 Yes