Change Font Size
About DHR
DHR Guidelines
Directory of DHR Officials
Annual Reports of DHR
Citizen's/Client's Charter 
Profile of Secretary DHR
RTI Information
Report of the High Power Committee
Consensus and Evidence Based INOSA GUIDELINES 2014
Year-End achievements of RFD for 2013-14
Results-Framework Document (RFD) for Department of Health Research (2014-15)
Alternative System of Medicine

National Apex Committee for Stem Cell Research and Therapy (NAC-SCRT)

Action Plan to mitigate potential areas of corruption in DHR/ICMR
Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) vaccine: Alleged irregularities in the conduct of studies using Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) vaccine" by PATH in India
MOUs and Other Agreements Signed
Guidelines for processing Translational Research projects  
Constitution of an Empowered Committee relating to the proposed ICMR Research Centre at Bhopal

ICMR chairs for Sr. Retired Medical / Bio-Medical Teachers/ Scientists

Recognition of Health Research Organisations/ Institutes
Secretary DHR & DG ICMR's Address on 7th Foundation Day of Department of Health Research
Secretary DHR
Dr. Vishwa Mohan Katoch

Tel: 91-11-23736081-82
Email : 


All donations towards the Prime Minister's National Relief Fund (PMNRF) are notified for 100% deduction from taxable income under Section 80G of the Income Tax Act, 1961

National Portal of India

Home Site Map Feedback/ suggestions


CIRCULAR : Pre-Litigation conciliation and effective handling of cases pending before the Honorable CAT and other Courts
Dr. V.M. Katoch, Secretary, DHR and DG,ICMR from India and Prof. Vladislav Ya PANCHENKO, Chairman of Russian Foundation for Basic Research (RFBR) from Russia signed the MoU between ICMR and RFBR in the presence of the Hon’ble Prime Minister of India Shri. Narendra Modi, and H.E. the President of Russian Federation, Mr. Vladimir Putin at Hyderabad House, New Delhi on December 11, 2014 

Mou Signing of MoU between ICMR and International AIDS Vaccine Initiative (IAVI), USA on cooperation in AIDS Vaccine Development in November, 2014 at ICMR Hqrs New Delhi.

4th BRICS Health Ministers' meeting Dr. V. M. Katoch, Secretary , DHR & DG ICMR attended 4th BRICS Health Ministers' Meeting held on 5th December, 2014 at Brasilia, Brazil

Note: Mouseover image to enlarge the size


Schemes under Department of Health Research

Establishment of Multi-Disciplinary Research Units in Government Medical colleges/Research Institutions 
Establishment of Model Rural Health Research Units in the States
Establishment of a network of Laboratories for Managing Epidemics and Natural Calamities
Grant-in-aid Scheme for Inter -Sectoral Convergence & Coordination for Promotion and Guidance on Health Research
Scheme for Human Resource Development for Health Research 



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 depart ments of MOH&FW as well as other science departments and introducing these innovations into public health service through health systems research.

Stem Cell GuidelinesNational Guidelines for Stem Cell Research (2013)  Twelfth Plan Proposals (2012-2017, DHR



About the Site  | Terms and Conditions | Privacy Policy | Hyperlinking Policy |
| Copyright Policy

Contact Information | Help

  Ministry of Health & Family Welfare  | Indian Council of Medical Research | Health Account Scheme