GMC Jammu’s HIV diagnostic lab gets NABL accreditation

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JAMMU: The Integrated Counselling and Testing centre, a diagnostic laboratory for HIV/AIDS has been formally accredited by National Accreditation Board for testing and calibration of Laboratories (NABL), an agency for certification of the testing done in the laboratories, nationwide.
This ICTC at GMC, Jammu, is being technically run by the department of Microbiology, with its head Dr Bella Mahajan as the Director of the lab. The working is supported by the JKSACS (NACO) and the authorities of GMC Jammu.
The Director gave full credit for the achievements to the faculty and technical staff of the facility (ICTC) adding they had been working hard for this achievement under the dynamic leadership of Principal and Dean Government Medical College, Jammu Dr Sunanda Raina.