Department of Nephrology


The department of nephrology is one of the oldest, dynamic and flourished department in Rjahshai Medical College Hospital was established in the year of 1992: After inception, this department is committed to serve the people of greater Rajshahi as well as northern part of Bangladesh. Our department is running with two wings- General words (ward no: 20 for female & 21 for male) & Hemodialysis Unit. The department of Nephrology is located on the first floor of the old building of Rajshahi Medical College Hospital. This department has general words, haemodialysis unit & an ultrasono-guided biopsy facility. The hemodialysis unit is located on the first floor of same the building.


Departmental presentation

(Case presentation / journal presentation / seminar) Two presentations per month (Central presentation).

Presentations per year (central) and 2 presentations per year (medicine and allied subjects).

Ongoing research activities: Current areas of interest are: Acute kidney injury.

Chronic kidney disease. Pregnancy associated AKI.

Publication: Case report, original articles, review.

Weekly departmental meeting: Yes.

Post graduate course: The department is recognized for the FCPS training course under BCPS. No post graduate course on nephrology but applied for MD (Nephrology) course.

Admission schedule, unit name with head: 

Unit Admission schedule Head
1. Nephrology unit 24 hours – every day Associate Prof. Dr. Swapan Kumar Saha

 Integrated teaching program (with allied subject): 7 Lecture classes and 1 week Tutorial class/ward for each group.

Weekly scientific seminar with journal presentation: 2 per month.


SLPost NamePostPostedComments
01Associate Prof.0101No Vacancy
01Asstt. Prof.020101 Vacancy

Head of Department

Dr. Swapan Kumar Saha

Associate Prof. & Head of the Department

Faculty Members