Committees

THE GENERAL BODY

The General Body consists of the following members:

1.
Hon`ble Minister incharge of AYUSH, Government of India
President
2.
Hon`ble Minister of Health and Family Welfare, Government of Tamil Nadu
Vice President
3.
Secretary (AYUSH), Ministry of AYUSH, Govt. of India
Member
4.
Additional Secretary & Financial Advisor, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Govt. of India
Member
5.
Joint Secretary (AYUSH), Ministry of AYUSH, Govt. of India
Member
6.
Secretary (Health) Govt. of Tamil Nadu
Member
7.
Special Commissioner, Commissionerate of Indian Systems of Medicine, Govt. of Tamil Nadu
Member
8.
Advisor(S)/Jt.Advisor(S)/Dy.Advisor(S), Ministry of AYUSH, Govt. of India
Member
9.
Vice Chancellor, The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University, Chennai-32
Member
10.
Director General, CCRS, Chennai-106
Member
11.
Chairman, Scientific Advisory Committee (Siddha), CCRS, Chennai-106
Member
12.
Director, CRI (Siddha), Chennai-106
Member
13.
Principal, Government Siddha Medical College, Palayamkottai, Tirunelveli, TN
Member
14.
HOD (Siddha), Tamil University, Thanjavur, TN
Member
15. -17.
3 Siddha Experts as nominated by the President of General Body
Member
18 -19.
Two Hereditary Practitioners as nominated by the President of General Body
Member
20.
Director, National Insitute of Siddha, Chennai-47
Member Secretary

 

THE GOVERNING COUNCIL

The Governing Council of the Society consists of the following members:

1.
Secretary(AYUSH), Ministry of AYUSH, Govt.of India
Chairperson
2.
Director (AYUSH), Ministry of AYUSH, Govt.of India
Member
3.
Joint Secretary(AYUSH), Ministry of AYUSH, Govt.of India
Member
4.
Additional Secretary & Financial Advisor, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Govt. of India
Member
5.
Secretary (H&FW) Govt. of Tamil Nadu or his nominee
Member
6.
Advisor(S)/Jt.Advisor(S)/Dy.Advisor(S), Ministry of AYUSH, Govt. of India
Member
7.
Director General, CCRS, Chennai-106
Member
8.
Director, CRI (Siddha), Chennai-106
Member
9.& 10.
Two eminent persons from the field of Siddha to be nominated by the President from amongst the members of the General Body.
Member
11.
Director, National Institute of Siddha, Chennai - 47
Member Secretary

 

STANDING FINANCE COMMITTEE

1.
Joint Secretary (AYUSH), Ministry of AYUSH, Govt. of India
Chairperson
2.
Additional Secretary & Financial Advisor, Ministry of Health &Family Welfare, Govt. of India 
Member
3.
Secretary (H), Govt. of Tamil Nadu or his nominee
Member
4.
Advisor (S) / Jt. Advisor (S) / Deputy Advisor (S), Ministry of AYUSH
Member
5.
Siddha Expert (nominated from amongst the members of General Body)
Member
6.
Director, National Institute of Siddha
Convenor

 

SCIENTIFIC ADVISORY COMMITTEE

1.
Dr.P.Jeyaprakash Narayanan,M.D(S), Senior Siddha Physician, Siddhalaya, 31/2, Flowers Road, Arumbakkam,Chennai-600106
Chairman
2.
Dr.K.Palanichamy, BIM, 250/2, H.I.G.Flat, Pioneer Colony, Anna Nagar West Extension, Chennai-600101.
Member
3.
Dr.G.Senthilvel, M.D(S), Ph.D(Siddha), A-52, Anoop Nagar, Upper Ground Floor,   Uttam Nagar, New Delhi – 110059.
Member
4.
Dr.R.Suresh Kumar, M.Sc., Ph.D, Assistant Professor (Microbiology), Government Siddha Medical College, Arumbakkam, Chennai-600106.
Member
5.
Director General, Central Council for Research in Siddha, Arumbakkam, Chennai - 600 106
Member
6.
Director, Siddha Central Research Institute, Arumbakkam, Chennai – 600106.
Member
7.
Principal, Govt.Siddha Medical College, Arumbakkam, Chennai-600 106
Member
8.
Principal, Govt.Siddha Medical College, Palayamkottai, Tirunelveli - 627 002
Member
9.
Principal, Madras Medical College, Chennai.
Member
10.
Director, National Institute of Siddha, Chennai.
Member Secretary

 

INSTITUTIONAL ETHICS COMMITTEE (IEC)

Institutional Ethics Committee with effect from 03-01-2019

S.No
Name and Address
Position
1.
Prof. Dr.S.Mohan., B 139, 15th Cross Street, NGO A Colony, Tirunelveli.
Chairman
2.
Director, NIS 
Member Secretary
3.
Dr.Manikandan, SMO, CGHS, Rajaji Bhawan, Chennai-90
ASU – Representative
4.
Dr.K.Kathiravan, Assistant Professor, Department of Biotechnology, University of Madras.
Basic scientist – Member
5.
Prof.Dr.N.J. Muthukumar, NIS, Chennai, 600047.
Siddha Clinician - Member
6.
Dr.N.Vaitheeswaran, Senior Assistant Professor, F-1, A-Block, Anandham Apartment, Solomon Colony Road, Lakshmipuram, Chrompet, Chennai.
Modern Medicine Clinician – Member
7.
Shir Rana Prathap, Advocate & Notary, No.127, Radha Nagar Main Road, Chrompet, Chennai – 600044.
Lawyer – Member
8.
Dr.Damayanthi  Assistant Professor (Microbiology), Government General Hospital, Royapettah-  600014.
Basic Scientist – Member
9.
Shri Saravana Kumar, No.1, Azhagesan Street, Rajaji Salai, (Opp: Vivek ) West Tambaram, Chennai -45
Philosopher – Member
10.
Shri Soloman Raja, No.11/3, 4th Street, Periyar Nagar, Irumbuliyur, West Tambaram. Chenni-600045
Public – Member
11.
Shri.M.Subramanian, Senior Research Officer (Stat.), NIS, Chennai - 600047.
Social Scientist – Member

 

Institutional Animal Ethics Committee (IAEC)

Institutional Animal Ethics Committe members w.e.f. 3-8-2016 as per Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Govt.of India.

S.No
Name
Designation
1.
Director, National Institute of Siddha
Chairman
2.
Dr.(Mrs) M. Naseema
No.5, 10th East street, Kamaraj nagar, Thiruvanmiyur, Chennai - 600041
Scientist from different biological discipline
3.
Dr.K. Nachimuthu
No.4, Damodharan Street, Panchavadi, Chetpet, Chennai-600031. e-mail: nachimuthu@hotmail.com
Main Nominee
4.
Dr.S.Vairamuthu 
Associate Professor & Head,
Centralised Clinical Laboratory,
Madras Veterinary College, Vepery, Chennai-600007. Email:drvairu@yahoo.com.
Scientist from outside the Institute
5.
Dr.A.Hannah Rachel Vasanthi 
Associate Professor, Dept.of Biotechnology,
School of Life Sciences,
Pondicherry University, Pondicherry. Email:hrvasanthi@gmail.com
Socially Aware Nominee
6.
Dr.B.R.Senthilkumar 
Assistant Professor (Physiology),
National Institute of Siddha, Chennai - 600047.
Member Secretary and Scientist from different biological discipline
7.
Dr.Gayathri Natarajan, Veterinarian, NIS, Chennai
Veterinarian
8.
Dr.V.Suba 
Assistant Professor (Pharmacology),
National Institute of Siddha, Chennai - 600047
Scientist In-charge of animal house facility

 

Internal Complaints Committee (ICC)

S.No
Name
Designation
1.
Dr.I.Sangeetha,
Asst. Professor (Modern medicine), NIS
Chairman
2.
Smt.Sindu B. Prabhu,
Accounts Officer,
NIS
Member
3.
Dr.V. Mahalakshmi,
Lecturer,
Department of Sirappu Maruthuvam, NIS
Member
4.
Dr.M. Ramamurthy,
Lecturer,
Department of Noi Naadal, NIS
Member
5.
Dr. M. Shiamala Baby
N.G.O Member (Other body)

 

This page last updated on 15.05.2019