ICMR Bioethics Unit

ICMR Bioethics Unit, NCDIR, Bengaluru is the first centre in the SEA-Region to be designated as a WHO Collaborating Centre for Bioethics.

Terms of Reference:
  • To collaborate with WHO in setting up strategic initiatives, providing guidance and leadership towards excellence in ethical aspects of biomedical and health research
  • To support WHO in setting up tools and processes for strengthening and sustaining research, innovation and education in ethics
  • Partnership, networking and outreach with various stakeholders to collaborate for building capacity in research ethics and protecting participants in research upon request from WHO
Types of activity:
  • Research
  • Training and education
The Global Network: