Forensic Medicine is the branch of science which helps the law in searching for the truth to maintain justice in the society. The increasing interest in Forensic Medicine throughout the world is no doubt a result of the global rise in both crime and litigation.
The Department of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology is working with the aim of equipping the medical students with the essential knowledge of crime scene investigation. To meet the upcoming challenges, advance technology and new techniques are also introduced to the students.
The museum of the department is the well-equipped having models, specimens, instruments and other exhibits like, X-Rays of medico-legal nature and specimen of poisons, weapons etc. Thus, imparting knowledge and contributing to other teaching and training facilities directed to the undergraduate students.
The department has well-furnished and well-equipped Analytical Laboratory dealing with teaching and training in areas of Forensic Toxicology, Forensic Serology, Forensic Anatomy, and Forensic Radiology.
For practical orientation, the students visit Forensic Medicine Department, KEMU/AIMC for Autopsy and Medico Legal training.
The students also visit Institute of Mental Health and the Session Court as part of their training.
The students also visit Punjab Forensic Science Agency Lahore to see working of multiple analytical labs under one roof.