Forensic Medicine

Introduction

Forensic Medicine is the branch of medicine that applies principles and knowledge of medical sciences to problems in the field of law. It is also a scientific investigation of the cause of injury and death in unexplained circumstances particularly when criminal activity is suspected. 

The department is located on 2nd floor of Basic Sciences Block in HITEC-IMS for teaching 3rd year medical students and comprises of well-equipped: Forensic Museum with Skeleton, Models, Weapons and Illustration charts. Toxicology laboratory with various Poisons, Microscopes, Centrifuge machines, Autopsy, and Examination sets.

Objectives

  • To develop a well-organized, well equipped department with all modern teaching facilities to train medical students.
  • To produce a doctor who is well informed about Medico-legal responsibilities during the practice of medicine.
  • To make them acquire knowledge of the law in relation to medical practice, negligence and ethics.
  • To create interest in research in relation to various Medico-legal problems.

Faculty

Name : Dr. Romana Malik

Email : romana5865@hotmail.com

Designation : Head of Department

Qualification : MBBS, DMJ

Name Email Designation Qualifications
Dr. Khoulah Matloob Raja khoulahmatloob@gmail.com Lecturer MBBS
Dr. Muhammad Bin Aslam Zahid muhammadbinaslam60@hotmail.com Lecturer MBBS
Dr. Fatima Hassan fatima.hassan1live@gmail.com Lecturer MBBS