Department of Tropical Medicine

Faculty and Staff

Name Designation
Prof. (Dr.) Mehebubar Rahman Prof. & Head (from July)
Dr. Sudeshna Mallik Associate Professor
Dr. Dolonchampa Modak Associate Professor
Dr. Debananda Gonjhu Associate Professor
Dr. Manab Kumar Ghosh Assistant Professor
Dr. Madhuchhanda Mandal Assistant Professor
Dr. Arindam Naskar Assistant Professor
Dr. Shekhar Pal Assistant Professor
Dr. Kumkum Sarkar Assistant Professor
Dr. Amartaya Kr Mishra Assistant Professor
Dr. Prantiki Halder Assistant Professor
Dr. Debojyoti Majumder RMO cum Clinical Tutor
Dr. Tanmay Biswas Senior Resident
Dr. V. R. Diwakar Senior Resident
Dr. Rupak Chatterjee Senior Resident
Dr. Sabnam Parvin Senior Resident
Sri Subal Singh GDA
Sahadad Hossain GDA
Smt Dulari Mallik C.T.&S.W

Academic Course

Patient Care Services

Routine Indoor & OPD Cases (2022)

Indoor (Tropical Medicine + Viral Diseases + CCU) OPD Old ticket OPD New ticket Total OPD ticket
2365 9928 46064 55992

Critical Care Unit

The nine bedded Critical Care Unit runs under the Department of Tropical Medicine with Dr. Debojyoti Majumdar (Asst. Prof, Dept. of Tropical Medicine) as its in-charge. In addition to the Tropical Medicine patients, patients from other departments including Infectious Diseases and Advanced Microbiology, Haematology, Endocrinology, Dermatology etc. are also given critical care in this CCU when needed.

Routine Diagnostic Services (2022)

Procedure Number
Bone Marrow 64
ECG 5225
Lumbar Puncture 578
Liver Biopsy 9
Kidney biopsy 29

Ongoing Research Activities

Investigator Title of the Project
Dr. S. Mallik Characterising Natural killer cell effector functions in COVID-19 vaccinated subjects.
Dr. Madhuchhanda Mandal and Dr. Kumkum Sarkar Study Project proposed for Usefulness of Detection of Intra familial Transmission of Hepatitis B Virus Infection Under NVHCP
Prof. (Dr.) Subhasish Kamal Guha (PI) & Dr. Dolanchampa Modak A Study on SARS-CoV-2 co-infection among People Living with HIV/AIDS (PLHIV) receiving Antiretroviral Treatment from School of Tropical Medicine, Kolkata
Prof. (Dr.) Subhasish Kamal Guha (PI) & Dr. Dolanchampa Modak A prospective study to evaluate incidence of Dolutegravir side effects amongst HIV positive on Antiretrovirals with Dolutegravir(50 mg) once daily as part of HAART regimen over a period of 52 weeks
Prof. (Dr.) Subhasish Kamal Guha (PI) & Dr. Dolanchampa Modak Active monitoring of 'Adverse Effects of Dolutegravir' at ART centre, School of Tropical Medicine Kolkata
Dr. Dolanchampa Modak Third line antiretroviral therapy at Centre of excellence in HIV e, STM, Kolkata - An outcome based study
Dr. Dolanchampa Modak Treatment Failure and Associated Factors among Individuals on Second Line Antiretroviral Therapy in ART Centres in West Bengal: A Retrospective Cohort Study
Prof. (Dr.) Subhasish Kamal Guha (PI) & Dr. Dolanchampa Modak To Evaluate Efficacy Of Bacillus Calmette-Guerin (BCG)In Reducing The Incidence And Severity Of COVID-19 In The High Risk Population (BRIC): A Phase III, Multicentric, Quadruple Blind Randomized Controlled Trial(2019-2022) - in collaboration with AIIMS, New Delhi.

Recent Publications

  1. Sur S, Mallik S, Misra AK, Rahman M, Ghosh P, Goswami RP, Prevalence of Common Infections and Flare-ups in on-treatment SLE Patients Attending Two Tertiary Care Hospitals in Kolkata Vol 120, No 1, January 2022 Journal of theIndian Medical Association.
  2. Bhattacharyya A, Kamran M, Ejazi SA, Das S, Didwania N, Bhattacharjee R, Rahaman M, Goswami RP, Pandey K, Das VNR, Das P, Gayen S, Ali N. Revealing a Novel Antigen Repressor of Differentiation Kinase 2 for Diagnosis of Human Visceral Leishmaniasis in India. Vol 11, issue 2, pg 120, January 2022, Pathogens
  3. Mallik S, Halder P et al.COVID-19 infection and acute kidney injury in paediatric population: A systematic review and meta-analysis.International Journal of Research and Review (IJRR).Nov.2022
  4. Koley S, Mukherjee M, Halder P, Bose A, Lahre D, Mukhopadhyay S, Mallik S. Clinico-microbiological Profile of Urinary Tract Infection with Special Reference to Uropathogenic E coli : Antibiotic susceptibility Pattern, Phylogenetic Background and Virulent Factor Distribution from West Bengal, India. Journal of the Indian Medical Association. Vol 120, No 10, October 2022.
  5. Chatterjee R, Sarkar K et al. Deep Vein Thrombosis in a Patient of Extrapulmonary Tuberculosis. International Journal of Recent Surgical and Medical Sciences 2022; 08(01): 059-061