Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), is a tertiary care hospital and research institute conceived and established in 1961 as a center of excellence at Chandigarh.
Institute was declared as an 'Institute of National Importance' and became an autonomous body by an Act of Parliament on 1st April 1967. The 1765 bedded hospital, having numerous Super-specialties and Advanced centers attends daily to more than 5000 patients. Apart from this the institute carries out numerous research and training programmes spread across numerous medical and allied disciplines.
At present we run Transplant programmes for
Institute is working towards setting up intestine and lung transplant facility.
For more details about the institute you may visit the institutional website www.pgimer.nic.in