The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), New Delhi an apex body in India for the formulation, coordination and promotion of biomedical research under department of Health Research, MOH and FW, is one of the oldest medical research organization in the world which has completed 99 years of its existence. The Governing Body of the ICMR is presided over by the Hon'ble Union Minister of Health & Family Welfare. The ICMR conducts biomedical research through its (i) Twenty one permanent mission-oriented institutes (Intramural Research) located in different parts of India which address themselves to research on specific health topics like tuberculosis, leprosy, cholera and diarrhoeal diseases, viral diseases including AIDS, malaria, kala-azar, vector control, nutrition, food & drug toxicology, reproduction, immuno-haematology, oncology, medical statistics, etc. and (ii) Six Regional Medical Research Centres addressing themselves to regional health problems, as well as aim to strengthen or generate research capabilities in different geographic areas of the country.
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Application Forms Shall Be Available From : 18.04.2011 Last Date Of Receipt Of Application Form : 17.05.2011
ICMR in collaboration with PGIMER, Chandigarh will hold a National Level Examination for the award of Junior Research Fellowships (JRF), for Indian national candidates at Chandigarh, Chennai, Delhi, Kolkata Mumbai,Guwahati and Hyderabad on Sunday, July 17th, 2011.
A total of 150 Fellowships would be awarded; 120 fellowships awarded in Life Sciences stream (like Microbiology, Physiology, Molecular Biology, Genetics, Human Biology, Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Bioinformatics, Biophysics, Immunology, Pharmacology, Zoology, Environmental Sciences, Botany, Veterinary Sciences etc), and thirty (30) fellowships in Social Sciences stream (like Psychology, Sociology, Home Science, Statistics, Anthropology, Social work & Health Economics ).
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