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Biochemistry

Introduction:

"Biochemistry marches on!" More you explore more you appreciate. Understanding a harmonious balance of biochemical processes at molecular level in the body helps to comprehend the fundamentals of Medicine, the "Science of Healing"

The Department of Biochemistry at Al-Aleem Medical College is presently engaged in equipping the students with basic knowledge of Biochemistry in integrated manner.

Vision:

To inculcate the understanding of interrelationship between biochemical, metabolic and molecular phenomena that govern normal physiological functions and pathological disturbances of human body, in contextual manner..

Mission Statement:

Biochemistry Department at Al-Aleem Medical College focuses on:

  • Acquisition of knowledge of the subject in depth through various teaching/ learning modalities like interactive lecture sessions, team-based learning (TBL), individual assignments, directed self-learning (DSL) and self-directed learning (SDL) .
  • Attainment of real-world laboratory skills via hands-on training for various biochemical analyses.
  • Building of attributes like cooperativity, critical thinking and problem solving skills through working within teams in practical sessions and small group discussions.
  • Development of professionalism, communication and leadership qualities through class presentations.

Future Opportunities/Scope:

  • The department is committed to provide the research opportunity to its faculty and students
    who intent to, in collaboration with other departments and other institutes.
  • Implementation of M. Phil and then PhD in Biochemistry programs.

Department Goals:

The most essential skill of today’s physician is to apply integrated knowledge of separate basic sciences effectively in a clinical setting hence the special emphasis is given on the applied aspects to have a better command on human chemistry with relevance to common functional disturbances.

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