Skills Laboratory


  • To act as a centre of excellence in learning basic and advanced skills to enable healthcare profession students to be competent in delivering the healthcare needs effectively.


  • To train and develop necessary clinical skills in medical undergraduate, postgraduate students, paramedical students as per needs and competency statements of various courses.
  • To develop and act as a resource centre for such activities and coordinate between various sections for effective delivery.
  • To develop resources, materials and course curricula required for various courses.
  • To train and certify the learners and faculty necessary for conducting courses or establishing such centres elsewhere.
  • To provide intellectual support for upcoming centres.

The team:

  • Dr. Tejaswini Vallabha, Vice Principal, Prof. & HOD of Surgery & Chairperson.
  • Dr. Vijayakumar T K, Professor of Anaethesia, Chief Co-ordinator.
  • Dr. Girish Kullolli, Assoc. Professor of Surgery, Co-ordinator.
  • Mrs. Nagamani V Padashetti, Incharge Clerk.
  • Mr. Mallappa Gundipalle, Peon

Resource Persons: Faculty from the Department of General Surgery, Anaesthesiology, OBGY, Orthopaedics, Peadiatrics and BLDEA’s Institute of Nursing Sciences.

Common Courses/Workshops conducted:

  • Basic Life Support & Advanced Life Support for interns, postgraduates, paramedical workers, nursing students, Ambulance drivers, students of college & high schools, factory workers etc.
  • Basic Surgical Skills for interns, postgraduates, paramedical staff & medical students.
  • Basic Obstetric Skills & normal Labour.
  • Paediatric point of care techniques.
  • Basic Laparoscopic Surgery Skills & many more.