Postgraduate 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 Transplant Centers at PGIMER.
At present PGIMER runs programmes for:-
- Liver Transplant
- Heart Transplant
- Kidney Transplant
- Bone Marrow Transplant
- Cornea Transplant
Institute is also working towards setting up facility of multi-organ transplantation including lungs, pancreas
and intestine will also be added over time.
For more details about the Institute you may visit the institutional website www.pgimer.edu.in