ICMR Bioethics Unit

Central Ethics Committee on Human Research (CECHR) 2017-2019

  • Dr. N R Madhava Menon (Chairperson/ Legal Expert)

    Honorary. Director, Bar Council of Kerala M.K. Nambyar Academy for Continuing Legal Education, Kochi

  • Dr. M. Gourie Devi (Clinician)

    Emeritus Professor of Neurology, Institute of Human Behaviour and Allied Sciences (IHBAS), Senior Consultant Neurologist & Chair, Dept of Neurophysiology, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi, Former Director-Vice Chancellor, NIMHANS, Bangalore

  • Dr. Nilima A. Kshirsagar (Basic Scientist/ Pharmacologist)

    National Chair Clinical Pharmacology, ICMR Govt. of India

  • Dr. Nandini K Kumar (Bioethicist)

    Former Deputy Director General (Senior Grade) ICMR, New Delhi and Vice-President, Forum for Ethics Review Committees in India (FERCI)

  • Dr. Narendra Kumar Arora (Clinician/Epidemiologist)

    Executive Director The INCLEN Trust International, New Delhi and Former Professor, Dept. of Paediatrics, AIIMS, New Delhi

  • Dr. Nasir Tyabji (Social Scientist)

    Former Director and Professor, Centre for Jawaharlal Nehru Studies, Jamia Millia Islamia

  • Dr. S.V. Joga Rao (Legal Expert)

    Visiting Professor, NLSIU, Advocate, LEGALEXCEL - Advocates, Solicitors and Healthcare Consultants

  • Ms. Mirai Chatterjee (Social Scientist/ Community representative)

    Social Security Team at Self-Employed, Women’s Association (SEWA)

  • Dr. Anant Bhan (Bioethicist/ Public Health)

    Independent Researcher in Global Health, Bioethics and Health Policy

  • Mr. Manoj Pardeshi (Lay Person)

    Secretary, Network of Maharashtra by People Living with HIV/AIDS

  • Dr. Vijay Kumar (Basic Scientist)

    Scientist ‘G’ & Head Division of Basic Medical Sciences ICMR, New Delhi

  • Dr. Roli Mathur (Member Secretary, Basic Scientist/Bioethicist)

    Scientist ‘F’ and Head, ICMR Bioethics Unit, National Centre for Disease Informatics and Research, Bengaluru