ICMR Bioethics Unit


Dissemination of the National Ethical Guidelines for Biomedical and Health Research involving Human Participants, 2017

Indian Council for Medical Research has always been on the forefront with initiatives to build capacity for ethical review and ethical conduct of biomedical research in order to improve the quality of biomedical and health research and protect research participants.

Dissemination and training/workshop sessions on ICMR National Ethical Guidelines are regularly organized in various parts of the country to sensitize relevant stakeholders and create awareness on the revised National Ethical Guidelines. ICMR makes efforts to reach out to various institutions not only in metro cities but also in remote corners. Read More +


  • Dissemination programs invite wide participations are open for all interested stake holders including ethics committee members, clinicians, faculty members, researchers, other medical and allied professionals, social scientists, legal experts, students, industry representatives, patient representatives and others
  • No registration fees are charged for attending the dissemination programs.
  • The number of seats are limited and early registrations are suggested.
  • Online registration is mandatory to participation in the program.
  • An e-Certificate of attendance will be given to those who have attended. They are required to sign their attendance sheet on the registration desk.


  • Training/workshop sessions are open only to faculty members and ethics committee members and offer an opportunity for in depth hands on training.
  • The duration of training may vary from 1 day to 5 days.
  • The seats for training programs will be limited and registration will be on a First come-First serve basis or short listing by ICMR.
  • Online registration is mandatory and attendance is compulsory for all sessions in order to get an e-Certificate.

Upcoming Events



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Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER),Puducherry

Date: 16th-17th September, 2019

Time: 09:00 AM –05:00 PM



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St Johns Medical College, Bangalore

Date: 19th September, 2019

Time: 1:00 PM –4:30 PM


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St Johns Medical College, Bangalore

Date: 20th September, 2019

Time: 09:00 AM –06:00 PM

Past Events


Dissemination program on ICMR National Ethical Guidelines & GCP Guidelines

28th June, 2019

Kalinga Institute Of Medical Sciences, KIIT University, Bhubaneswar


Training for Ethics Committee Members on ICMR National Ethical Guidelines & GCP Guidelines

Date: 29th June, 2019

Kalinga Institute Of Medical Sciences, KIIT University, Bhubaneswar


Workshop Programs Pune

7th March, 2019

Gadag Institute of Medical Sciences, Gadag


Workshop Programs Pune

17-18th January 2019

National AIDS Research Institute, Pune


Dissemination Programs Guwahati

8th March, 2018

Gauhati medical college, Guwahati


Dissemination Programs Kochi

22 February 2018

Amrita Institute Of Medical Sciences (AIMS), Kochi


Dissemination Programs Bhubaneshwar

17th February 2018

All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) Bhubaneswar


Dissemination Programs Chennai

7th February 2018

Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute, Porur, Chennai


Dissemination Programs Visakhapatnam

21st December, 2017

Andhra Medical College, Visakhapatnam


Dissemination Programs Chandigarh

14 December 2017
Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh


Dissemination Programs Ahmedabad

30th November 2017

AMC MET, Medical college, Ahmedabad

New Delhi

Dissemination Programs New Delhi

16th November 2017

All India Institute Of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) New Delhi