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Government of India
Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
12-December-2014 17:13 IST
Schemes to Promote Health Research in the Country

The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) with a network of 32 institutes works in the field of Medical Research in communicable and non-communicable diseases throughout the country. The Department of Health Research has also launched five schemes to promote health research in the country, namely:-

(1)     Establishment of Multidisciplinary Research Units (MRUs) in Govt. Medical Colleges/Institutions.

(2)     Establishment of Model rural Health Research Units (MRHRU) in the States.

(3)     Establishment of Network of Research Laboratories for Managing Epidemics and Natural Calamities.

(4)     Scheme on Human Resource Development for Health Research.

(5)     “Grant-in-aid Scheme for Inter-Sectoral Convergence & Coordination for Promotion and Guidance on Health Research.

States/UT wise-details of research units sanctioned under Schemes are given below:

 

List of Multi-Disciplinary Research Units (MRUs) sanctioned in the

Government Medical Colleges/Institutions

 

S. No.

State/ UTs

Name of the medical college / institution

1.

Andhra Pradesh

 

Siddhartha Medical College, Vijayawada

SV Medical College, Tirupati

2.

Telangana

Medical College , Hyderabad 

3.

Assam

Silcher Medical College and Hospital, Silcher

4,

Chhattisgarh

 

Pandit JNM Medical College, Raipur

 

5,

Gujarat

 

M. P. Shah Medical College, Jamnagar

Surat Municipal  Institute of Medical  Education & Research(SMIMER), Surat

6.

Haryana

 

 

Pandit B.D. Sharma PGIMES, Rohtak

 

7.

Goa

Goa Medical College, Goa 

 

8.

Himachal Pradesh

 

Indira Gandhi Medical College, Shimla

 

9.

Jammu & Kashmir Srinagar

 

Govt. Medical College, Jammu,

Govt. Medical College, Srinagar

 

10.

Jharkhand

 

MGM Medical College, Jamshedpur

 

11.

Karnataka

 

Mysore Medical College and Research Institute, Mysore

Shimoga Institute Of Medical Sciences, Shimoga

Karnataka Institute of Medical Sciences, Hubli

12.

Kerala

 

Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram

Calicut Medical College, Calicut, Kerala

13.

Manipur

 

Regional Institute of Medical Sciences, Imphal

14.

Maharashtra:

Seth G.S. Medical College and K.E.M Hospital, Mumbai

15.

Madhya Pradesh

S.S. Medical College, Rewa, M.P.

Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Medical College, Jabalpur

M.G.M. Medical College, Indore, MP

16.

Odisha

VSS Medical College, Burla, Sambalpur, Orissa

S.C.B. Medical College, Cuttack

17.

Punjab

 

Government Medical College, Amritsar

Govt. Medical College, Patiala

Guru Gobind Singh Medical College & Hospital, Faridkot, Punjab

 

18.

Rajasthan

 

Dr. S.N. Medical College, Jodhpur

Sardar Patel Medical College, Bikaner.

19.

Tamil Nadu

 

Madras Medical College, Chennai

Tirunelveli Medical College, Tirunelveli

Coimbatore Medical College, Coimbatore

Dr. ALM Post Graduate Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, Taramani

Chengalpattu Medical College, Chengalpattu, Tamil Nadu

20.

Tripura

 

Agartala Govt. Medical College, Agartala

21.

Uttarakhand

Govt. Medical College, Haldwani (Nainital)

22.

West Bengal

R.G. Kar Medical College, Kolkata

23.

Chandigarh

Government Medical College, Chandigarh

24.

Delhi (NCT)

University College of Medical Sciences, Delhi

Vallabh Bhai Patel Chest Institute, Delhi

Total

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List of Model Rural Health Research Units sanctioned in the states

 

S.No.

State

Location of MRHRU

ICMR mentor Institute/Centre

Linked Medical College

1

Assam

 PHC Chabua

RMRC, Dibrugarh

Assam Medical College & Hospital, Dibrugarh

2.

Himachal Pradesh

CHC, Haroli

NJIL&OMD, Agra

Dr RPG Medical college, Tanda

3.

Rajasthan

Bhanpur Kala, Government Health Clinic, Jaipur

DMRC, Jodhpur

SMS Medical College, Jaipur

 

4.

Tamil Nadu

State Rural Health Centre at Tirunelveli

NIE, Chennai

Tirunelveli Medical College

5.

Tripura

Kherengbar Hospital Khumulwung

RMRC, Dibrugarh

Agartala Government Medical College

6.

Karnataka

PHC, Sirwar, ManviTaluk, Raichur

RMRC, Belgaum

Raichur Institute of Medical Sciences, Raichur.

7.

Punjab

CHC Bhunga (Hoshiarpur)

NIOP,New Delhi

Govt. Medical College, Amritsar

8.

Maharashtra

Sub District hospital (SDH), Dahanu  (Thane)

NIRRH, Mumbai

Grant’s Medical College and JJ Group of Hospitals, Mumbai

9.

Andhra Pradesh

Old RHTC Premises, Chandragiri (Dist. Chittoor)

NIN Hyderabad

S.V. Medical College, Tirupati

10.

Odisha

Block, CHC, Tigiria

RMRC Bhubaneswar

S.C.B. Medical College, Cuttack

11.

Madhya Pradesh

Datia

RMRCT, Jabalpur

G.R. Medical College, Gwalior

12.

Chhattisgarh

PHC, Lakharam Block (Bilaspur)

RMRCT, Jabalpur

Chhattisgarh Institute of Medical Sciences, Bilaspur

 

List of Viral Diagnostic Research Labs sanctioned in the states/UTs

 

S.No.

State/ UTs

Name of the medical college / institution

I.

 

REGIONAL LABS

1

Chandigarh

PGIMER, Chandigarh

2

Assam

Regional Medical Research Center, Dibrugarh

3

Madhya Pradesh

All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Bhopal

4

West Bengal

National Institute of Cholera and Enteric Diseases, Kolkata

II.

 

STATE LEVEL LABS

1

Himachal Pradesh

Indira Gandhi Medical College, Shimla

2

Jammu & Kashmir

Sher-i-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences, Srinagar

3

Gujarat

B.J.Medical College, Ahmedabad

4

Meghalaya

North Eastern Indira Gandhi Regional Institute of Health and Medical Sciences, Shillong

5

Karnataka

Bangalore Medical College & Research Institute

6

Assam

Guwahati Medical College, Assam

III.

 

MEDICAL COLLEGE LEVEL LABS

1

Jammu & Kashmir

Govt. Medical College, Jammu

2

Telengana

Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad

3

Haryana

Pt. B. D. Sharma PGIMS, Rohtak

4

Punjab

Govt. Medical college, Amritsar

5.

Bihar

Patna Medical College, Patna

6.

Gujarat

M.P. Shah Medical College, Jamnagar

7.

Andhra Pradesh

S V Institute of Medical Sciences, Tirupati

8.

Andhra Pradesh

Siddharth Medical College, Vijayawada

9.

Odisha

Late Shri  B K Memorial Govt Medical College, Jagdalpur

10.

Himachal Pradesh

Dr Rajendra Prasad Govt Medical College, Tanda

11.

Karnataka

Mysore Medical College & Research Institute, Mysore

12.

Punjab

Govt. Medical College, Patiala

13.

Tamil Nadu

Madurai Medical College, Madurai

14.

Tamil Nadu

Govt Medical College, Theni

 

As per available information, the Department of Health Research does not grant permission for carrying out medical research by foreign pharmaceutical companies.

 

The MoS, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Shri Shripad Yesso Naik stated this in a written reply in the Lok Sabha here today.

 

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MV/BK