Doctor's Profile

Dr. Charoo Hans


Professor & HOD, Department of Microbiology

Reg. Number: DMC-6554


Presently working as professor & HOD of Microbiology at HIMSR & HAHC Hospital. She did her MD (Microbiology) from PGI (Chandigarh). in Dec. 1983. She was topper & awarded medal.  She was HOD (Microbiology) at Dr. RML Hospital and associated PGIMER. New Delhi. Very passionate about Medical teaching and diagnostic work.

Area of Interest

  • Prevention of Hospital associated infections
  • infectious diseases
  • new emerging infections.

Educational Qualifications

Degree Year Name of College & University Registration Number Date of Registration
MD Microbiology 1983 PGI Chandigarh DMC-6554
MBBS 1976 Lady Harding Medical College DMC-6554

Deatils of Teaching Experience

Designation* Institution From To Duration
Professor HIMSR, New Delhi 11-01-2021 Till date
Professor PGIMER & RML Hospital 15-04-2010 31-03-2016 6 Years
Associate Professor PGIMER & RML Hospital 31-05-2005 14-04-2010 5 Years
Assistant Professor MAMC & LNJP Hospital 12-01-1987 15-07-1992 5 Years


Research Work & Projects

  • Attended Pan American Health Organization International Clinical Training Course on HIV/AIDS, University of Washington, Seattle, USA (September-December, 1996)

Membership of Academic Bodies Societies

  • Former Member, Central Committee, BMW Ministry of Heath, GOI
  • Former Consultant, Patient Safety Project Ministry of Heath, GOI
  • Former Member, NCDC for Anti-Microbial Research Project Ministry of Heath, GOI
  • Former, Member NACO lab expert group Ministry of Heath, GOI
  • Former Member, CPCB for BMW Ministry of Environment, GOI
  • Member of Hospital infection control society
  • Life member-Indian Association of Medical Microbiology Delhi Chapter

Invited Talks and Lectures

  • Participated in Workshop on Quality Assurance Program for Microbiology Laboratories, National Institute of Communicable Diseases, Delhi (Directorate General of Health Services) (2000)
  • Took no of lectures on HIV and AIDS organized by NCDC and DGHS. Faculty for Gonococcal Antimicrobial susceptibility Program and antimicrobial Resistance Monitoring (AIIMS).
  • Faculty for Gonococcal Antimicrobial susceptibility Program and antimicrobial Resistance Monitoring (AIIMS).
  • Member of the Expert Group for Preparedness of SARS.
  • Faculty for rapid response team for H1N1, Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) organized by NCDC & DGHS.
  • Faculty for Training of Rapid Response Team on Preparedness and Response to EBOLA Virus Disease (2019) organized by WHO and DGHS.

Workshops/ CMEs/ Conference Organised

  • Organized WHO workshop on prevention of Hospital Associated Infection at Dr. R.M. L. Hospital (2003)
  • Organized WHO workshop on Bio Medical Waste Management at Dr. R. M. L. Hospital (2005)
  • Organized WHO & Ministry of Health Workshop on Hospital Infection Control and Bio Medical Waste Management at SGPGI, Lucknow

Workshops/ CMEs/ Conference Attended

  • IAMM-DC Annual conference on Diagnosis of Viral infections: an enigma(November 2016)
  • IAMM Annual conference(November 2016)
  • IAMM-DC workshop on Optimising antimicrobial stewardship in a public healthcare setting(December 2017
  • IAMM-DC (October 2017)
  • HISI Educational and awareness initiative 2018
  • Participated in series of workshop on EBOLA virus organised by WHO and ministry of health family welfare.
  • Attended WHO workshop on preparedness of pandemic (2020)