ABOUT US

Dr. Bhubaneswar Borooah

Dr. Bhubaneswar Borooah Cancer Institute (BBCI) was set up by a voluntary organization called 'Dr. B. Borooah Cancer Society Trust'. Dr. Bhubaneswar Borooah (4th September 1893 - 25th September 1956) was a great physician, freedom fighter and philanthropist of Assam. In 1958 at a public meeting in Guwahati, a decision was taken to set up a cancer hospital at Guwahati to commemorate the memory of Dr. Bhubaneswar Borooah. Late Debendra Nath Sarma was the Founder President and Late Dr. Kanak Chandra Borooah, illustrious brother of Dr. Bhubaneswar Borooah was the Founder Secretary. Late Bimala Prasad Chaliha, Mahendra Mohan Choudhury, Bishnuram Medhi, Dr. Ghanashyam Das, Dr Birendra Nath Choudhury and many others worked relentlessly for the development of the Institute since its inception.

The Institute was formally inaugurated on 18th November 1973 and became operational from 1974. The Institute was recognized as Regional Cancer Centre by the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Govt. of India in the year 1980. On 6th of August, 1986 the Institute was handed over to the Government of Assam by the B Borooah Cancer Society Trust retaining its autonomy. The First Tripartite Agreement for revitalization of the Institute involving the North Eastern Council, Government of Assam and the Department of Atomic Energy, Govt. of India became operational from November 1989. This tripartite arrangement for funding and management of the Institute continued till 2017. On the request of the then Chief Minister of Assam Shri Tarun Gogoi and the present Chief Minister of Assam Shri Sarbananda Sonowal, the Cabinet Committee on Security under the Chairmanship of the Hon’ble Prime Minister of India Shri Narendra Modi on 7th of June 2017 approved taking over of Dr B Borooah Cancer Institute, Guwahati by Department of Atomic Energy, Govt. of India as Grant-in-Aid Institute and as a unit of Tata Memorial Centre (Mumbai). The Institute was formally taken over by Department of Atomic Energy, Govt. of India on 27th November 2017 as a unit of Tata Memorial Centre, Mumbai.

The Institute is located at Gopinath Nagar, Guwahati, Assam in a plot of land covering an area of 14.2 acres (43 bighas). About 12,000 new and 80,000 old cancer patients visit the Institute every year. It is a 230-bedded Hospital at present. There are 100 bedded (general) and one 27 bedded executive guest houses for patients & relatives inside the hospital premises. The Institute also has residential campus for the employees. The Institute has started private OPD from 1st January 2017.

A DBT Centre for Molecular Biology and Cancer Research was started in February 2010. The Institute has Population and Hospital Based Cancer Registry under National Cancer Registry Programme of Indian Council of Medical Research. It is involved in many research projects at present.

The Institute conducts MD in Radiotherapy, M.Ch in Surgical Oncology, DM in Medical Oncology, 2 Years Post Graduate Fellowship Programme in Head & Neck Oncology, Gynaecologic Oncology, Surgical Oncology, Medical Oncology and Onco-Pathology in collaboration with Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, Ph.D, M.Sc in Radiological Physics and many other paramedical courses are conducted by BBCI which are affiliated to Srimanta Sankardeva University of Health Sciences, Assam and Gauhati University.

For clinical, academic and research collaboration, Dr. B. Borooah Cancer Institute has signed memorandum of understanding with the Dutch School of Gynaecologic Oncology and Pelvic Surgery, Netherlands, Manitoba University, Canada, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi, Indo-American Cancer Institute, Hyderabad, Institute of Advance Study in Science & Technology, Assam Down Town University. The Institute has more than 200 research publications in national and international journals. The Institute has residential accommodation for employees and hostel for post graduate students. It also has a digital library.

The Department of Radiotherapy has 4 linear accelerators with IMRT, IGRT, VMAT, 6FFF, SRS/SRT, 1 conventional and 1 CT Simulator, 1 HDR Brachytherapy and 3 Computerised Treatment Planning Systems. The Department of Radio-diagnosis has one 64 slice CT Scan, 1.5 Tesla MRI, mammography, Digital X-ray, C-Arm X-ray, Computerised Radiography System, PACS, 2 high-end ultrasound and 1 RFA. The Department of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging has 1 dual head Spect Gamma Camera machine and 3-bedded high-dose radio-isotope therapy ward. The Institute has well equipped Pathology laboratory with facilities for frozen section, immunohistochemistry, immune diagnostic system and blood bank with component separation. The Surgical Oncology Department is well equipped with 5 modern operation theatres with laser surgery, operative micro surgery, CUSA and other facilities. There is a 26 bedded day care chemotherapy ward in addition to indoor beds. The Institute is soon going to acquire a PET-CT facility.

The Institute has a Palliative Medicine and Preventive Oncology department. Various recreational programmes like sight-seeing, musical & cultural programmes, meditation and yoga are regularly conducted by BBCI. Home Care service for terminally ill cancers in the city of Guwahati was introduced in the year 2017. All the OPD patients are provided free lunch under ANNAKUT scheme. There are provision for free treatment to poor cancer patients under various schemes of Govt. of Assam and Govt. of India.

The Institute in collaboration with St. Jude’s India is going to start a home for paediatric cancer patients from November 2018. M.Sc in Cancer Biology and one year Diploma in Oncology Nursing will be started from the Academic Session 2018. A new pharmacy with highly subsidised medicine will be started soon.

WHAT'S NEW

Limited tender notice for Desktop PC set, Monitor & Data Card Printer at Dr. B. Borooah Cancer Institute New

Notice for approval of bidder for supply of Crash Cart, Electric Suction Apparatus, Nebulizer & Stretcher Trolley with Mattress against LTN No. BBCI-TMC/Misc-246/786/2021 New

Limited Tender Notice of N95 Mask, Face Shield & Pulse Oximeter at Dr. B. Borooah Cancer Institute New

Notice for approval of bidder for supply of Chemotherapy Chair against LTN No. BBCI-TMC/Misc-246/1072/2021 New

Limited Tender Notice for supply of Heated Humidified High Flow Nasal Cannula Device- Adult at Dr. B Borooah Cancer Institute New

Corrigendum for Advt.No.BBCI-TMC/Misc-27/ADV/863/2021 dtd.18.03.2021 for Asst. Professor (Medical Oncology) at BBCI New

Limited Tender Notice for Supply of Chemotherapy Chair at Dr. B Borooah Cancer Institute, Guwahati New

List of selected vendors for supply of 3 para monitor, 5 para monitor, medical grade recording system, 5 lead ECG cable & BP Cuff for non- invasive monitor (adult) New

Admission Notification for 'Two Years Certified TMC Fellowship Programme in Surgical Oncology, Medical Oncology, Head & Neck Surgery, Gynecological Oncology, Onco-Pathology, Paediatric Oncology and Adult Haematolymphoid Malignancy' for the academic Session 2021-2023 at BBCI New

Recommended list of candidate selected for viva-voice/interview for the post of Data Entry Operator for BIRAC-DBT Sponsored Project at BBCI New

Interview result for the post of Junior Research Fellow (JRF) for ICMR sponsored project " The non-canonical estrogen receptor repertoire in breast cancer: Towards refined disease classification and therapeutic decision" at BBCI New

Tender Cancellation Notice for Carrying out the work of Claim management and settlement of Atal Amrit Abhiyan / PMJAY scheme at BBCI New

Corrigendum against advertisement dtd.15..2021 for walk-in-interview for the post of Project Manager, Bio Statistician, Clinical Trial Coordinators, Research Nurses, Pharmacist and Data Entry Operators for BIRAC-DBT sponsored project at BBCI New

Advertisement for the post of Asst. Professor (Medical Oncology) at DR B Borooah Cancer Institute New

Notice for approval of bidder for supply of Stretcher Trolley with Mattress against LTN No. BBCI-TMC/Misc-246/640/2021 New

Notice Inviting Tender for supply of Video Laryngoscope at Dr. B Borooah Cancer Institute, Guwahati New

Walk-in-Interview for the post of Clinical Trail Coordinator, Project Manager, Biostatistics, Pharmacist, Research Nurse and Data Entry Operators for BIRAC-DBT Project at Dr. B Borooah Cancer Institute

List of eligible candidates for appearing in the interview for contractual post of Junior Research Fellow for ICMR sponsored research project 'The Non-Canonical Estrogen Receptor Repertoire in Breast Cancer: Towards refined Disease classification and therapeutic decision' at BBCI against Adv No.BBCI-TMC/Misc-27/Adv./532/2021 dtd.25.02.2021

Notice Inviting Tender for supply of Crash Cart, Electric Suction Apparatus, Nebulizer & Stretcher Trolley with Mattress at Dr. B Borooah Cancer Institute, Guwahati

Notice Inviting Tender for supply of Luxury Donor Station at Dr. B Borooah Cancer Institute, Guwahati

Technically shortlisted bidders for providing Security Personnel at BBCI against NIT No.BBCI-TMC/Gen-59/166/2021 dtd.21.01.2021

Limited tender notice for supply of various hand instruments at Dr. B Borooah Cancer Institute

Notice Inviting Tender for supply of Stretcher Trolley at Dr. B Borooah Cancer Institue

Tender Notice for outsourcing of claim management and settlement service of Atal Amrit Abhiyan (AAA) / PMJAY Scheme at Dr B Borooah Cancer Institute, Guwahati

Limited Tender Notice for supply of 3 para monitor, 5 para monitor, Medical grade recording system for endoscope video processor, 5 lead ECG Cable & BP Cuff at Dr. B. Borooah Cancer Institute

Advertisement for the post of Junior Research Fellow for ICMR sponsored research project at BBCI

Limited Tender Notice Dated 22.02.2021 for Digital Electrosurgical Unit -400 watt (Indian Made)

List of selected candidates for the post of Senior Resident Doctor at Dr. B Borooah Cancer Institute, Guwahati

List of Selected Candidates for Admission into One Year Post Graduate Diploma Programme in Oncology Nursing (2021-22) and Two Years M.sc Nursing Medical Surgical Nursing (Oncology) Programme (2020-2021) at DR B Borooah Cancer Institute

Notice for Selected Registered Vendor List against NIT No. - BBCI-TMC/Misc-246/3926/2020 dated 17-12-2020

Interview result for the contractual post of Counselor for Ministry of Health & Family welfare, Govt of India Sponsored Project at BBCI

Prospectus for Nursing Courses at BBCI for the session 2021

Notice for list of technically recommended vendors for outsourcing of Bed Making Services in the Wards and Cabins for the 260 Bedded Hospital at BBCI

Notice for list of technically recommended vendors for outsourcing of Housekeeping Services- Cleaning Services, Disposal of BMW upto Waste Storage Are & General Waste upto Municipal Collection points at BBCI

Advertisement for walk-in-interview for Senior Resident Doctors at Dr. B Borooah Cancer Institute to be held on 19.02.2021 (Friday)

Advertisement for Walk-in-Interview for Contractual Post of COUNSELOR at BBCI

Corrigendum against NIT No.BBCI/Gen-59/NIT/166/2021 dtd.21.01.2021 for providing security personnel at DR B Borooah Cancer Institute

Walk-in-interview for admission into Post Basic Diploma in Oncology Nursing and M.Sc in Oncology Nursing

Notice for list of technically recommended vendors for supply of hospitals items at BBCI against NIT dtd.13.03.2020

List of Selected Candidates for Admission into PG Diploma paramedical courses at BBCI

Advertisement for walk-in-interview for Senior Resident Doctors at Dr B Borooah Cancer Institute

Fresh Tender Notice for providing Security Personnel at Dr. B.Borooah Cancer Institute

List of eligible candidates for interview for admission into various paramedical Courses at Dr. B Borooah Cancer Institute

Decision of TEC for engagement of security personnel at BBCI against NIT dtd.16.10.2020

Notice Inviting Tender for Vendor Registration at Dr. B Borooah Cancer Institute

Prospectus for PG Diploma Paramedical Courses for the session 2020

Admission notification for PG Diploma Paramedical Courses at BBCI 2020

NIT for supply of Electric Suction Machine and Air Mattress for ICU at Dr. B Borooah Cancer Institute

NIT for supply of Desktop Set, Keyboard, Mouse, RAM and External Hard-disk at Dr. B Borooah Cancer Institute

Notice for TEC recommendation for supply & installation of Full HD MIS System at Dr B Borooah Cancer Institute

Interview Result for the contractual post of STAFF NURSE for Cipla Foundation supported project "Home Based Palliative Care Services" at Dr B Borooah Cancer Institute, Guwahati

NIT for Housekeeping Services on contract basis (Cleaning services, disposal of biomedical wste upto waste storage area and general wste upto municipal collection point) at BBCI

Guidelines of Superspeciality (DM/ M.Ch.)Admissions 2020 (Through NEET SS)

Advertisement for walk-in-interview for post of Staff Nurses at Dr B Borooah Cancer Institute

Call for Applications for Deepika Phukan Oncology Research Grant Award of Dr. B Borooah Cancer Institute

Notice Inviting Tender for supply of Printing Patient File cover and Hospital Forms at Dr. B Borooah Cancer Institute

Notice Inviting Quotation for the supply of Digital Insulation Tester, Chemical Earthing and 25sq mm 4 core Armored Aluminum UG Cable at Dr. B.Borooah Cancer Institute, Guwahati

Notice Inviting Quotation for the supply of Stretcher Trolley with Mattress, Dressing Trolley, Crash-Cart, Suction Machine at Dr. B.Borooah Cancer Institute, Guwahati

Notice inviting Quotation for the supply of Office Furniture at Dr. B.Borooah Cancer Institute, Guwahati

Report of Vigilance Awareness Week 2020 observation by Dr B Borooah Cancer Institute, Guwahati

Circular Regarding Starting of Paramedical Classes at BBCI

Notice inviting Quotation for the supply and installation of Bone and meat cutting Saw at Onco Pathology Department in Dr. B. Borooah Cancer Institute, Guwahati

List of Candidates Against Vacant Seats for Admission into Various Paramedical Courses at BBCI for the Academic Session 2020-2021

List of Candidates Against Vacant Seats for Admission into Various Paramedical Courses at BBCI for the Academic Session 2020-2021

Short Tender Notice for supply of PPE kits, N95 mask and Face Shield

Interview result for the post of Junior Research Fellow and Project Assistant for NCDIR (ICMR) sponsored research project at BBCI

List of selected candidates for admission into various paramedical courses at DR B Borooah Cancer Institute for the academic session 2020-21

List of Selected candidates for the ad-hoc post of Staff Nurses at Dr B Borooah Cancer Institute, Guwahati

Time Extension notice for submission of Tender Documents for Hospital Items

Ammended list of Eligible Candidates for Interview for Admission into Various Paramedical Courses at BBCI

Interview result for the post of CLINICAL ASSISTANT (Clinical Secretarial Staff) at BBCI

Short Auction Notice for auction of Flow Cytometer Unit

List of selected candidates for the post of Senior Resident at Dr B Borooah Cancer Institute, Guwahati against adv. dtd.25.07.2020

List of eligible candidates for interview for admission into various Paramedical Courses at BBCI for academic session 2020-21

Schedule date, Time and venue of interview for the post of Senior Residents at Dr B Borooah Cancer Institute

Advertisement for walk-in-interview for adhoc post of Staff Nurses at Dr B Borooah Cancer Institute

Advertisement for the post of JUNIOR RESEARCH FELLOW and PROJECT ASSISTANT for NCDIR (ICMR) supported research project at BBCI

Advertisement for walk-in-interview for the post of Clinical Assistant (Clinical Secretarial Staff) at BBCI

List of Eligible Candidates for interview for the Post of Senior Residents of Medical Oncology, Head & Neck Oncology, Surgical Oncology, Plastic Surgery, Radiation Oncology and Anesthesia at Dr. B Borooah Cancer Institute

List of selected candidates for various Certificate Course at Dr B Borooah Cancer Institute for the Academic Session 2020-21

Time Extension notice for submission of Tender Documents for Hospital Items

Notice for Extension of Date and Terms on Inviting Expression of Interest for outsourcing of PET-CT and Interventional Radiology procedures

Notice Inviting Expression of Interest for empanelment of Registered Medical Practitioner and Registered Pharmacy / Medicine Store in various locations of Guwahati for providing credit medical facilities to BBCI Staff under CHSS scheme of DAE, Govt. of India

List of eligible candidates for interview for admission into various Certificate Courses at Dr. B Borooah Cancer Institute for the year 2020

Prospectus for Paramedical Courses for the session 2020

Admission notification for various Paramedical Courses at BBCI 2020

Advertisement for the post of SENIOR RESIDENT at DR B Borooah Cancer Institute

List of selected candidates for PG Fellowship Programme at Dr B Borooah Cancer Institute for academic session 2020-22

Technically shortlisted agencies for outsourcing of TECHNICAL CATEGORY OF STAFF at BBCI

Technically shortlisted agencies for outsourcing of NON-TECHNICAL CATEGORY OF STAFF at BBCI

List of eligible candidates for interview for Admission into 2 years Post Graduate Fellowship Programme of Doctors at Dr. B. Borooah Cancer Institute for the academic session 2020-21

Time Extension Notice for supply & installation of Nursing Manikin + CPR with Monitor, etc.

Admission notification for Certificate Courses in various disciplines at Dr B Borooah Cancer Institute (Session : 2020)

Result for the contractual post of DOCTOR for Cipla Foundation supported project Home Based Palliative Care Services at Dr. B Borooah Cancer Institute