HTIC is an R&D centre (http://htic.iitm.ac.in/) formed as a joint initiative of IIT Madras and Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Government of India to address the unmet need for affordable and accessible healthcare technologies in the country. It brings together engineers, researchers, healthcare professionals, industry, and government forming a vibrant and fertile innovation ecosystem.
HTIC is conducting the 4th International Fellowship on Health Technology Assessment (HTA) from 28th July to 2nd August, 2014. We would like to invite participation from faculty and students of your organisation for this fellowship program.
2nd International Fellowship on Health Technology Assessment (HTA) from 31st March to 6th April,2013.
Health Technology Assessment (HTA), as you may know, is a multi-disciplinary
field of policy analysis
that examines the medical, economic, social and ethical implications of the incremental value, diffusion and use of a medical technology
in healthcare. This program will be very helpful for the biomedical engineers
also as it would help them to know about the scientific tools and techniques for technology assessment, legal and regulatory dimensions in use and uptake of health technologies, how to integrate medical technologies in healthcare institutions apart from understanding and assessing clinical epidemiology
questions through systematic reviews
and critical appraisal
of clinical trials.
Experienced international and national faculty have agreed to participate and share their expertise during this week long international fellowship program. People from organizations like WHO Country Office for India, NHSRC, QCI are also coming for this fellowship program.
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Minimum academic requirements for applying:
Students who have secured not less than 80% in Maths and Science subjects in their 10th
and 12th or equivalent examinations and not less than first class in graduation and post graduation ( if applicable).
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India Alliance Margdarshi Fellowships 2011
Wellcome Trust/DBT India Alliance invites for Biomedical Research Fellowship Programme 2011 for India
This scheme supports outstanding researchers of any nationality, either medically qualified or science graduates, who wish to pursue a research career in an academic institution in India
Applicants must have demonstrated their ability to lead an independent research project and group
Eligibility: You should normally have between seven to twelve years of post-Ph.D or equivalent clinical research experience. It is not essential for medical or veterinary degree holders to have a Ph.D. Due allowance will be given to an applicant whose career has been affected for personal reasons
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The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) invites applications from Indian biomedical scientists for the international fellowships for the year 2011-12
Study Subject: Biomedical
Scholarship Description: Applications are invited from the from Indian biomedical scientists for the international fellowships
Number of fellowships: Young scientists-12; Senior scientists-6
Duration: 3-6 months for young scientists and 10-15 days for senior scientists
· M.D/PhD degree with at least three years teaching/research experience for young scientists and at least fifteen years teaching/research experience for senior scientists.
· Regular position in a recognized biomedical/research/health institution in India.
· Below 45 years of age for young and 55 years for senior scientists.
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