Research Procedure

The research programme in National Institute of Siddha is being carried out by Faculty members and also by M.D(S) P.G students in the form of dissertation work as a part of the 3 year course. NIS is recognized for offering full-time / part-time Ph.D programme and Ph.D scholars are carrying out research work.

The research works were broadly categorised into Pre-Clinical (Drug Standardization, Toxicological & Pharmacological studies) and Clinical (including Clinical Trials, Health System Research and Epidemiological studies).

All the Research proposals will be developed in the form of Protocol and Form-B for Toxicological and Pharmacological studies. All research proposals are screened by SAC / IEC / IAEC for adhering all regulatory norms. The clinical studies are prospectively registered in the Clinical Trial Registry of India (CTRI).