ICMR Recruitment 2020: Indian Council of Medical Research has given the jobs notification for the Recruitment of Technical Assistant Vacancies. As per the ICMR Recruitment, candidates having qualifications of B.E. / B.Tech or B.Sc are eligible. Eligible and interested candidates, who are willing to acquire the job may apply within the last date as noticed in the official notification. Hopeful aspirants can check other information like selection process, application fee and more details as mentioned below. All the job seekers and aspirants, who are looking to be employed in the field of government sector may keep visiting our official webpage for further more jobs notification over ICMR, as listed below.
About the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR): Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) was incorporated in the year 1911 and its headquarters is located in New Delhi, India. ICMR is one of the oldest and largest medical research bodies in the world and it is the apex body in India for the formulation, coordination and promotion of biomedical research. The Government of India set up the Indian Research Fund Association (IRFA) with the specific objective of sponsoring and coordinating medical research in the country. After independence, several important changes were made in the organisation and the activities of the IRFA and it was renamed to Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) in 1949.
The ICMR is funded by the Government of India through the Department of Health Research, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. ICMR's 26 national institutes address themselves to research on specific health topics like tuberculosis, leprosy, cholera and diarrhoeal diseases, viral diseases including AIDS, malaria etc. Its 6 regional medical research centres address themselves to regional health problems and also aim to strengthen or generate research capabilities in different geographic areas of the country. ICMR also provides international fellowship programme for research and training and exposure of Indian biomedical scientists in various countries. ICMR is conducting a nationwide survey to monitor the majority of the indicators requested under the Global Monitoring Framework for NCD's.
ICMR conducts, coordinate and implement medical research for the benefit of the Society and translating medical innovations into products/processes and introducing them into the public health system. The ICMR also funds task force studies which emphasise a time-bound, goal-oriented approach with clearly defined targets, specific time frames, standardised and uniform methodologies, and often a multicentric structure. Open-ended research is conducted on the basis of applications for grants-in-aid received from scientists in Non-ICMR Research Institutes, Medical colleges and Universities located in different parts of the country.
ICMR vision is to translating research into action for Improving the Health of the Population and the mission is to generate, manage and disseminate new knowledge, increase focus on research on the health problems of the vulnerable, the disadvantaged and marginalized sections of the society, encourage innovations and translation related to diagnostics, treatment, methods/vaccines for prevention and inculcate a culture of research n academia especially medical colleges and other health research institutions by strengthening infrastructure and human resource. ICMR is taking substantial actions towards all nationally relevant health research areas.