Basic Medical Sciences

Karachi Institute of Medical Sciences


Forensic medicine is a subject that finds a relationship between medicine and law. This relationship encompasses the application of medical knowledge, principles, skills and techniques for the administration of justice to make the society safe. Expertise in discipline is utilized in the investigation of causes and manner of suspicious deaths, determining times since deaths, identification of unknown and missing persons, resolving sexual crimes, diagnosis of poisoning and identification of poisons. It also deals with the ethical issues regarding duties of a doctor.

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Dr Nuzhat Aisha Akram

  • Ass Professor
  • Head Of Department
  • MBBS, PhD Genetics, FCPS- I (Gynecology and Obstetrics)
  • Col Dr Nawaz
  • Lecturer
  • MBBS
  • Dr Khadija Irfan
  • Lecturer
  • MBBS