>> New (04.12.2020) >> National Institute of Siddha (NIS) entered into the MoU with National Institute of Epidemiology (NIE-ICMR)
National Institute of Siddha (NIS) Chennai entered into the MoU with National Institute of Epidemiology (NIE-ICMR).
Prof. Dr. R. Meenakumari, Director, National Institute of Siddha (NIS), Chennai and Shri. Dr. Manoj Murhekar, Scientist-G Director, National Institute of Epidemiology (NIE), Chennai signed MoU today (04/12/2020). Both institutes' Directors and their team of experts, scientists and Doctors also discussed about various collaborative works such as excellence in medical education and research.
These two institutes after considering their objectives and strengths have agreed to have an understanding for collaboration in the following areas of interest:
>> Conduct joint research & development projects in the areas of clinical and health system research, epidemiological studies and basic medical and allied sciences research to be funded by specific funding sources;
>> Organize jointly seminars, workshops, webinars, conferences, continuing education programmes [including Continuing Medical Education (CME)] and develop academic programmes in areas of mutual interest
>> Promote exchange of students, Ph.D / Post-doctoral scholars, and faculty for teaching/training programmes
>> Use laboratory and library facilities for institutional members and scholars