Department of Paediatrics
The Department of Pediatrics at AIIMS, Guwahati intends to deliver the best quality of healthcare to children as well as provide the highest quality of learning experience and research opportunities for all students and staff. The department works towards the broad vision of establishing a center of excellence with all sub-specialties, delivering the highest quality of tertiary care in the region along with harboring compassion for the sick and commitment to serving the underserved.
The department is committed to being accountable to society, mentoring the students to learn and excel in child health services, delivering family-centered and child-friendly services, promoting team spirit, and practicing a multidisciplinary approach. The department aims to be one of the centers of excellence in medical education, training, health care, research, scientific culture, and academic activities in India.
The faculties are engaged in teaching and training of the undergraduate medical students. In addition to routine theory and bedside clinical classes, faculty members are also involved in conducting innovative and interactive teaching-learning sessions for undergraduate students. Faculty members are dedicated to mentoring the students to participate in research work like the short-term studentship (STS) program of ICMR. Formative assessment, logbook maintenance, and development of e-portfolio for students are integral parts of the departmental teaching program. Summative assessment of the students is also done at the end of clinical posting including bedside clinical evaluation.
The faculties of the department are involved in conducting ethical and high-quality research addressing the knowledge gaps in research areas. This also includes funded and interdisciplinary collaborative research.
Events conducted by the department (2022-23)
Our vision is to be one of the best pediatric centers in Northeast India in the field of medical education, training, health care, research, and academic activities
Our mission is to deliver the highest quality tertiary level care for pediatrics in Northeast India, to become the institute of first preference for trainees to get quality training in Paediatrics and its subspecialties, to excel in medical research, and to also develop collaboration with other medical colleges of Northeast India for delivering the best of education, patient care and medical research.