This is ministry of Health & Family Welfare's official website, Government of India.
The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), New Delhi, the apex body in India for the formulation, coordination and promotion of biomedical research, is one of the oldest medical research bodies in the world.
Department of Health Research (DHR) aims at bringing modern health technology to people by encouraging innovations related to diagnostics, treatment methods as well as prevention- vaccines; translating the innovations into products/ processes by facilitating evaluation/ testing in synergy with other departments of MOH&FW as well as other science departments and introducing these innovations into public health service through health systems research.
CBHI is the National Nodal Institution for Health Intelligence in the country with broad objectives under Directorate general of Health Services, Ministry of Health & family Welfare, Government of India.
National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) is an Indian health program for improving health care delivery across rural India.
We are committed to facilitate the attainment of universal access to equitable, affordable and quality healthcare, which is accountable and responsive to the needs of the people.
The Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Govt. of India, National Disaster Management Authority, Govt. of India, and the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi are supporting the ATLS - India Program to develop trained medical manpower in trauma care.
Under the Drug and Cosmetics Act, the regulation of manufacture, sale and distribution of Drugs is primarily the concern of the State authorities while the Central Authorities are responsible for approval of New Drugs, Clinical Trials in the country, laying down the standards for Drugs, control over the quality of imported Drugs, coordination of the activities of State Drug Control Organisations and providing expert advice with a view of bring about the uniformity in the enforcement of the Drugs and Cosmetics Act.
Data Portal India is a platform for supporting Open Data initiative of Government of India.
The National Knowledge Commission is a high-level advisory body to the Prime Minister of India, with the objective of transforming India into a knowledge society. In its endeavour to transform the knowledge landscape of the country, the National Knowledge Commission has submitted around 300 recommendations on 27 focus areas during its three and a half year term. While the term of the NKC has come to an end, the implementation of NKC's recommendations is currently underway at the Central and State levels.
The NIHFW, an autonomous organization, under the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India, acts as an ‘apex technical institute’ as well as a ‘think tank’ for the promotion of health and family welfare programmes in the country.
The Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI) is a public private initiative that has collaboratively evolved through consultations with multiple constituencies including Indian and international academia, state and central governments, multi & bi-lateral agencies and civil society groups. PHFI is a response to redress the limited institutional capacity in India for strengthening training, research and policy development in the area of Public Health.
The Institute is a premier organization that pioneered establishing Health Management as a new discipline by integrating concepts of Public Health and Management. It conducts health policy, program strategy and management, and evaluation research in the health sector with focus on management. It was the first to offer MPH Program in India. It Offers short term management development programs in the health sector, and Postgraduate Diploma in Hospital and Health, Pharmaceutical and Rural Management.
Sample Registration System
Medical Certification of Cause of Death (MCCD)
Civil Registration System (CRS)
Media Lab Asia - India
To provide or undertake activities aimed to achieve population stabilization, at a level consistent with the needs of sustainable economic growth, social development and environment protection, by 2045.
The Division of Neonatology, Department of Paediatrics, AIIMS, New Delhi is a WHO Collaborating Centre for Training and Research in Newborn Care. The Centre has developed Learning Resource Materials on Newborn Care including webinars, podcasts on key equipments, videos and Standard Treatment Protocols (STPs) based on WHO Guidelines. These are targeted to doctors and nurses working in District/small hospitals, besides teachers, trainers and medical/nursing students.
India’s Revised National TB Control Programme is the largest TB Control Programme in the world, placing more than 100,000 patients on treatment every month. This site provides information about tuberculosis and its control in India.
The Indian Red Cross is a voluntary humanitarian organization having a network of over 700 branches throughout the country, providing relief in times of disasters/emergencies and promotes health & care of the vulnerable people and communities. It is a leading member of the largest independent humanitarian organization in the world, the International Red Cross & Red Crescent Movement. The movement has three main components, the International Committee of Red Cross (ICRC), 187 National Societies and International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies.
National Institute of Public Cooperation and Child Development, popularly known as NIPCCD, is a premier organisation devoted to promotion of voluntary action research, training and documentation in the overall domain of women and child development. Established in New Delhi in the year 1966 under Societies Registration Act of 1860, it functions under the aegis of the Ministry of Women and Child Development. In order to cater to the region-specific requirements of the country, the Institute, over a period of time, has established four Regional Centres at Guwahati (1978), Bangalore (1980), Lucknow (1982) and Indore (2001).
The Nutrition Foundation of India (NFI) is a non-governmental voluntary organisation dedicated to improving the nutritional status of Indians by
Carrying out research on major nutritional problems
Advocacy for operationalising proven interventions to improve nutritional status in national programmes
Evaluation of national nutrition programmes
Capacity building to improve implementation of national programmes to improve nutritional status
National Institute of Nutrition (NIN) was founded by Sir Robert McCarrison in the year 1918 as ‘Beri-Beri’ Enquiry Unit in a single room laboratory at the Pasteur Institute, Coonoor, Tamil Nadu. Within a short span of seven years, this unit blossomed into a "Deficiency Disease Enquiry" and later in 1928, emerged as full-fledged "Nutrition Research Laboratories" (NRL) with Dr. McCarrison as its first Director. It was shifted to Hyderabad in 1958.
The Nutrition Society of India (NSI) established in 1967 is an association of nutrition professionals, programmers and policy makers from India and abroad. The society is dedicated to disseminate the results of the latest research in nutrition – basic and applied aspects; analyse the current status of nutrition programmes in the country and recommend appropriate strategies to promote nutrition of the community at large. The NSI, through its annual meetings provides a forum for young scientists to present their research findings. NSI is the recognized Indian representative of
International Union Nutritional Sciences (IUNS), through the adhering body, Indian National Science Academy (INSA), and
Federation of Asian Societies of Nutrition
National Brain Research Centre is the only institute in India dedicated to neuroscience research and education. Scientists and students of NBRC come from diverse academic backgrounds, including biological, computational, mathematical, physical, engineering and medical sciences, and use multidisciplinary approaches to understand the brain.
Technical Information Resource Centre (TIRC) at Institute of Nuclear Medicine and Allied Sciences (INMAS) is the backbone of the Institute as it disseminates current & specific information to all categories of users. The INMAS Library aims to provide wide and efficient library and information services to the health science (HS) professionals in INMAS and also to other DRDO Life Science Labs/Estts. The Library collects materials and provides information and research services in all areas of biomedicine and health care.
CSIR-Institute of Genomics & Integrative Biology (IGIB) is a premier Institute of Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), engaged in research of national importance in the areas of genomics, molecular medicine, bioinformatics, proteomics and environmental biotechnology.
A distinguished group of health care visionaries set up the Translational Health Science and Technology Institute (THSTI) in 2009. They were impassioned by the urgent Public Health concerns that faced the nation.
Indian Institute of Integrative Medicine (IIIM) is a national Institute of the Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR) of India, with primary focus of research on drug discovery from natural products (medicinal plants and microbial species). IIIM is a multi-disciplinary organization encompassing the natural products chemistry, medicinal chemistry, pharmacology, microbiology, biotechnology and botanical sciences.
The Centre for Cellular & Molecular Biology (CCMB) is a premier research organization in frontier areas of modern biology. The objectives of the Centre are to conduct high quality basic research and training in frontier areas of modern biology, and promote centralized national facilities for new and modern techniques in the inter-disciplinary areas of biology.
CSIR-IHBT, a constituent laboratory of CSIR India, is located at the picturesque town of Palampur perched in the lap of majestic snow clad mountain of Dhauladhar.
"Mission Arogya" is a collaboration between R3G Foundation Inc. an US based, women owned non-profit organization and it's Indian counterpart "Mission Arogya and Health Information Technology Research Foundation", which is also a woman and youth led non-profit organization.
MeraDoctor is India's leading 24-hour medical service by phone. We're revolutionizing your day-to-day healthcare.
Our mission is to promote awareness about sleep problems amongst the healthcare providers and general public; diagnose and treat them early, to prevent long term health problems.
Dental Health Organization (DHO) , strive hard to redefine Oral Healthcare in India with a unique process of connecting Care Providers (Dentist) with Health Care Consumers on a Digital Platform thereby creating awareness on Oral Health. Our team consists of Dental Specialists along with world class technological team with decades of industry experience.
Springboard for Health Communication is an online space for sharing Indian health communication knowledge, experiences and resources. It connects communities of health communication practitioners, scholars and policymakers.