Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), Delhi

  • Name of the Institution : Indian Council of Medical Research
  • Type of the Institution : Research Council
  • Location : Delhi
  • Ownership : Government
  • Courses Offered : Research Fellowships, Short-Term Visiting Fellowships, Short-Term Research Studentships, Training Programs, Workshops
  • Departments/ Branches : Cholera, Tuberculosis, Diarrhoeal diseases, Viral diseases including AIDS, Leprosy, Nutrition, Vector Control, Reproduction, Oncology, Immunohematology, Kala-Azar, Malaria, Food & Drug toxicology, Medical Statistics
  • Established in the Year : 1911
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  • Facts and Figures : Indian Research Fund Association was restructured in the year 1949 to form ICMR

ICMR or the Indian Council of Medical Research is a medical organization in New Delhi that deals with research and development in several medicine related categories. There are about 30 institutes, centers and units for research under ICMR that are spread across several cities in India. The Department of Health Research in the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare in the Government of India fund the various research programs in the institutions under ICMR.

Some of the institutes under ICMR are:

  • Tuberculosis Research Centre in Chennai
  • Institute of Pathology, Delhi
  • National Institute of Occupational Health, Ahmedabad
  • National Institute of Cholera and Enteric Diseases in Kolkata
  • Genetic Research Centre in Mumbai