To produce the physician who is well informed about medico legal responsibilities, medical ethics and etiquette in practice of medicine.


To provide the power of observation, a wide range of exact knowledge and the power of deduction and power of constructive imagination to students and physicians.


To make the student in such a way that he is able to develop the skills of making observations and logical inferences by improving his knowledge in medico legal aspects an integrated manner.


Knowledge:  At the end of course, student should be able to

  • Identify the basic medico legal aspects of hospital and general practice.
  • Describe the medico legal aspects and findings of post-mortem examination in case of death due to common unnatural conditions and poisonings.
  • Detect occupational and environmental poisoning, prevention and epidemiology of common poisoning and their legal aspects pertaining to workmen’s compensation act.
  • Describe the general principles of analytical toxicology.
  • To know the general medico legal protocols.

Skills: At the end of course, the students shall be able to

  • To make observations and logical inferences.
  • To diagnose and treat common emergencies in poisoning.
  • To make observations and interpret finding in post-mortem examination.
  • To observe the principles of medical ethics in the practice of medical profession.

Integration: Department shall provide an integrated approach toward allied disciplines like pathology, radiology and forensic sciences.


Name Designation
Dr. D Rama Manohara Reddy Professor & HOD
Dr. Kiran G T Associate Professor
Dr. Balaji Tutor
Dr. S Balachnder Tutor
Dr. Rajendra Kumar Tutor