Committees

THE GENERAL BODY

The General Body consists of the following members:

1.
Hon`ble Minister of State (Independent charge)
Ministry of AYUSH, Government of India,
AYUSH Bhavan, New Delhi-110 023
President
2.
Hon`ble Minister of Health and Family Welfare
Government of Tamil Nadu
Secretariat, Fort St. George, Chennai-600 009
Vice President
3.
The Secretary
Ministry of AYUSH, Government of India
AYUSH Bhavan, New Delhi 110 023
Member
4.
Additional Secretary & Financial Advisor
Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Govt. of India
Nirman Bhavan, New Delhi-110 011
Member
5.
Addl. Secretary / Joint Secretary
(AYUSH), Ministry of AYUSH, Govt. of India
AYUSH Bhavan, New Delhi 110 023
Member
6.
Secretary,
Department of Health &Family Welfare
Govt. of Tamil Nadu
Secretariat Fort St. George ,Chennai-600 009
Member
7.
Special Commissioner,
Commissionerate of Indian Systems of Medicine,
Govt. of Tamil Nadu, Arumbakkam, Chennai- 106
Member
8.
Advisor(S)/Jt.Advisor(S)/Dy.Advisor(S),
Ministry of AYUSH, Govt. of India
Member
9.
The Vice Chancellor,
The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University, Chennai-32
Member
10.
Director General,
Central Council for Research in Siddha
Anna Hospital Campus, Arumbakkam, Chennai - 106
Member
11.
Chairman, Scientific Advisory Committee (Siddha), CCRS,
Anna Hospital Campus, Arumbakkam, Chennai - 106
Member
12.
Director
Central Research Institute(Siddha), Arumbakkam. Chennai-106
Member
13.
Principal, Government Siddha Medical College, Palayamkottai, Tirunelveli, TN
Member
14.
Head of the Department
Department of Siddha, Tamil University, Thanjavur, TN
Member
15.
Prof. Dr. K. Manickavasakam,
Retd.Director,NIS
19 C (old No.8), Dr. Sadhasivam Road, T. Nagar, Chennai 600 017
Siddha expert
16.
Dr. N .Jeya Sankar
‘Gopala Krishna Illam’, Santhosh Siddha,Varmam &Acupuncture Clinic
157, Vysial St.,Pondicherry 605 001
Siddha Expert
17.
Dr. T. Thirunarayanan
Secretary Centre for Traditional Medicine And Research
4a, IV Cross St., Mahalakshmi Nagar, Adambakkam, Chennai – 600 088
Siddha expert
18.
Mooligaimani Dr. K. Venkatesan
Shangri-La, The Herbal World, Kannappar Herbal Park
Ettikuttai Road, Kalliteri Belukkuruchi, Namakkal Dt-637402
Member
19.
Dr. C. Govindarajan, Hereditary Siddha Practitioner
50, Nayanakara Street, Kumbakkonam – 612 001
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.
Shri. Pramod Kumar Pathak
Additional Secretary
Ministry of AYUSH, AYUSH Bhavan, New Delhi 110 023
Chairperson
2.
Additional Secretary & Financial Advisor
Ministry of Health &Family Welfare, Govt. of India 
Member
3.
Dr. J. Radhakrishna, I.A.S
Principal Secretary (Health) Govt. of Tamil Nadu
Secretariat, Fort St. George Chennai – 600 009
Member
4.
Advisor (S) / Jt. Advisor (S) / Deputy Advisor (S)
Ministry of AYUSH, AYUSH Bhavan, New Delhi 110 023
Member
5.
Dr. T. Thirunarayanan
Secretary Centre for Traditional Medicine And Research
4a, IV Cross St., Mahalakshmi Nagar, Adambakkam, Chennai – 600 088
Member
6.
Prof. Dr. R. Meenakumari
Director, National Institute of Siddha
Convenor

 

SCIENTIFIC ADVISORY COMMITTEE

Scientific Advisory Committee with effect from 31-03-2020

1.
Prof. Dr.M. Logamanian,M.D(Siddha)., Ph.D
Chairman
2.
Prof. Dr.M. Murugesan M.D(Siddha)
Member
3.
Dr.G.Sivaraman B.S.M.S., Ph.D
Member
4.
Prof. Dr. M. Krishnaveni M.D(Siddha)., Ph.D
Member
5.
Director General, CCRS, Chennai
Member
6.
Director, Central Research Institute (Siddha), Chennai
Member
7.
Principal, Govt. Siddha Medical College, Chennai
Member
8.
Principal, Govt. Siddha Medical College, Palayamkottai
Member
9.
Principal, Madras Medical College, Chennai or His representative
Member
10.
Director, National Institute of Siddha, Chennai
Member

 

INSTITUTIONAL RESEARCH AND REVIEW BOARD (IRRB)

Institutional Research and Review Board with effect from 14-08-2020

S.No
Name and Address
Position
1.
Director, NIS
Chairman
2.
Heads of all Departments
Member
3.
Assistant Professor (Physiology)
Member Secretary
4.
Assistant Professor (Pharmacology)
Member
5.
Assistant Professor (Biochemistry)
Member
6.
Assistant Professor (Microbiology)
Member
7.
Assistant Professor (Anatomy)
Member
8.
Assistant Professor (Medicinal Botany)
Member
9.
Assistant Professor (Pathology)
Member
10.
Assistant Professor (Modern Medicine)
Member
11.
Assistant Professor (Radiology)
Member
12.
Senior Research Officer
Member
13.
Special Invitees (At the discretion of Director)
-

 

INSTITUTIONAL ETHICS COMMITTEE (IEC)

Institutional Ethics Committee with effect from 27-04-2020

S.No
Name and Address
Position
1.
Prof. Dr. G. Ganapathy M.D(S),
168/1 TNHB, Golden Jubilee Flats, Anna nagar west, Chennai - 600040
Chairman
2.
Prof. Dr. G. Thiagarajan
Dev Nitin Illam, 511/2, Brindavan avenue, iind cross street,
Kayarambedu, Guduvancherry, Chengalpattu - 603202
Vice Chairman
3.
Dr. T.Lakshmikantham M.D(S)., Ph.D
Associate professor, Dept. of Maruthuvam
National Institute of Siddha, Chennai - 600047
Member Secretary
4.
Dr.P. Manickam, Scientist - E, ICMR, National Institute of Epidemiology, Chennai - 600077
Alternate expert
5.
Dr.N. Vaitheeswaran, Senior Assistant Professor, F1 A-Block, Aanadam apartment, Chrompet, Chennai - 600044
Member - Clinician
6.
Dr.G. Dayananda Reddy, Asst. Director / Scientist 3 & HOD (Pharmacology), SCRI, Arumbakkam Chennai - 600106
Member - Basic medical scientist
7.
Dr.N.Vaitheeswaran, Senior Assistant Professor, F-1, A-Block, Anandham Apartment, Solomon Colony Road, Lakshmipuram, Chrompet, Chennai.
Modern Medicine Clinician – Member
7.
Dr. Joseph Maria Adaikkalam Asst. Professor (Sr.Scale), The TN Dr. M.G.R. Medical University, Guindy, Chennai - 600032
Member - Social scientist
8.
Dr. P. Shanmugapriya, Associate professor, Nanju maruthuvam, NIS, Chennai - 600047
Member - Clinician
9.
Dr. V. Suba, Asst. professor of Pharmacology, NIS, Chennai - 600047
Member - Basic medical scientist
10.
Shri M. Ranaprathap, Advocate and Notary, 127, Radha nagar main road, Chrompet, Chennai - 600044
Member - Legal expert
11.
Shri.Saravana Kumar, 1, Azhagesan street, Rajaji salai, West Tambaram, Chennai
Lay - Person

 

Institutional Animal Ethics Committee (IAEC)

Institutional Animal Ethics Committe members w.e.f. 04-08-2020 as per Ministry of Fisheries, Animal Husbandry and Dairying, Dept. of Animal Husbandry and Dairying, Govt.of India (For the period of Five years)

S.No
Name
Designation
1.
Prof. Dr. R. Meenakumari,
Director, National Institute of Siddha, Chennai
Biological scientist, Chairperson
2.
Dr.B.R. Senthilkumar 
Assistant professor of Physiology, National Institute of Siddha, Chennai
Scientist from different biological discipline, Member secretary
3.
Dr.V. Suba
Assistant professor of Pharmacology, National Institute of Siddha, Chennai
Scientist incharge of animal house facility
4.
Dr. A. Mariyappan
Lecturer, Dept. of Gunapadam, National Institute of Siddha, Chennai
Scientist from different biological discipline
5.
Dr. K. H. Steffi Rajkumar
Part time Consultant Veterinarian, National Institute of Siddha, Chennai
Veterinarian
6.
Dr.Geetha Ramesh
Professor and Head, Dept.of Veterinary anatory, Madras Veterinary College,
Vepery, Chennai - 600007
Mobile: 9884486074, 9600593318; e-mail: rameshgeeth@gmail.com
Main Nominee
7.
Dr.A. Mangalagowri
Professor, Dep. of Animal Biotechnology & Centre for Stem cell research and Regenerative medicine, Madras Veterinary College, Vepery, Chennai - 600007
Mobile: 9444804033; e-mail: gowrivalavan@hotmail.com
Link Nominee
8.
Dr. R.P. Aravindh babu
Assistant professor, Laboratory animal medicine unit
Centre for Animal Health Studies
TANUVAS, Madhavaram Milk Colony, Chennai-600051
Mobile: 9486607510; e-mail:aravindhvet@gmail.com
Scientist from outside the Institute
9.
Dr. M. Thangapandiyan
Assistant professor, Dept. of Veterinary pathology, Madras Veterinary College, Vepery, chennai - 600007
Mobile: 9444660418; e-mail: sugigold@gmail.com
Socially aware nominee

 

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)

 

Anti Descrimination Cell

S.No
Name
Designation
1.
Dr.H. Vetha Merlin Kumari,
Associate Professor (Maruthuvam), NIS
Member, Coordinator
2.
Dr. M.V. Mahadevan
Lecturer (Sirappu Maruthuvam), NIS
Member
3.
Dr.M. Ramaurthy
Lecturer,
Lecturer (Noi Naadal), NIS
Member

 

Gender Sensitization Cell

S.No
Name
Designation
1.
Dr.K. Suresh
Associate Professor (Kuzhandhai Maruthuvam), NIS
Member, Coordinator
2.
Dr. I. Sangeetha
Assistatn Professor (Modern Medicine), NIS
Member
3.
Dr.V. Swarnavalli
Assistant Professor (Radiology), NIS
Member

 

Counseling Cell for Weaker Students

S.No
Name
Designation
1.
Dr.S. Visweswaran
Associate Professor (Gunapadam), NIS
Member
2.
Dr.V. Mahalaksmi
Associate Professor (Sirappu Maruthuvam), NIS
Member
3.
Dr.D. Aravind 
Assistant Professor (Medicinal Botany), NIS
Member, Coordinator
4.
Dr.H. Nalini Sofia
Lecturer  (Maruthuvam), NIS
Member
5.
Dr.P. Arulmozhi
Lecturer  (Kuzhandhai Maruthuvam), NIS
Member
6.
Dr.S. Murugesan
Lecturer  (Nanju Maruthuvam), NIS
Member
7.
Dr.V. Srinivasan
Lecturer  (Noi Naadal), NIS
Member

 

This page last updated on 27.08.2020