All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Bhopal

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All India Institute of Medical Sciences Bhopal
Motto in English
A healthy body is the means of fulfillment of dharma that is duty
Type Public
Established 2012 (2012)
Director Dr.Sarman Singh[1]
Academic staff
Location , ,

23°09′N 77°15′E / 23.15°N 77.25°E / 23.15; 77.25
AIIMS Bhopal front side

All India Institute of Medical Sciences Bhopal (AIIMS Bhopal) is a medical research public university located in the Saket Nagar suburb of Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India.[3] It is one of the seven All India Institutes of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) established by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare under the Pradhan Mantri Swasthya Suraksha Yojna (PMSSY).[4]


AIIMS Bhopal launched its first academic department, community and family medicine (CFM) in September 2012.[5] It AIIMS Bhopal formed the Institute Body (IB), the highest decision-making group in July 2013.[6] Post graduation courses were started in January 2017.[7]

The AIIMS Bhopal logo signifies the light of erudition spreading all over, emanating from abode of stupa of Sanchi. Sanchi, in Sanskrit literally means – ‘to measure’ and represents complete harmony between mind, body and soul. The two serpents – signify the two shades of human existence which physicians encounter – Life & Death, Health & Disease. The saying "Sharirmadhyam khalu dharmasadhanam" has been quoted from a dramatic poem called Kumarasambhavam by Mahakavi Kalidasa. It means "a healthy body is the means of fulfillment of dharma that is duty". The olive branch symbolizes peaceful living.

See also


  1. ^ "Key Administrators". Retrieved 7 April 2018.
  2. ^ "Faculty List". All India Institute of Medical Sciences Bhopal. Retrieved 23 November 2017.
  3. ^ "Contact Us". Retrieved 5 September 2017.
  4. ^ "Pradhan Mantri Swasthya Suraksha Yojana (PMSSY)". Retrieved 5 September 2017.
  5. ^ Vishakha Sharma (20 August 2012). "AIIMS-Bhopal to launch department of community and family medicine from September". The Times of India. Retrieved 2012-09-14.
  6. ^ AIIMS Bhopal forms crucial institute body - Times Of India. Times of India (2013-07-23). Retrieved on 2013-10-09.
  7. ^ "एम्स में पीजी पाठ्यक्रम शुरू, मेडिकल छात्रों ने दी दस्तक". (in Hindi). Retrieved 2017-10-13.

External links

  • Official website
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