Advertisement

HindustanTimes Mon,20 Oct 2014

Sir Ganga Ram hospital’s research institute turns one

HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times  New Delhi, July 08, 2013
First Published: 23:39 IST(8/7/2013) | Last Updated: 23:42 IST(8/7/2013)

Sir Ganga Ram Hospital’s Ganga Ram Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (GRIPMER) has turned one this year. To celebrate the occasion and release its first report, Arun Shourie, former Member of Parliament and union minister, will deliver the second GRIPMER oration in the Capital on Tuesday.

Advertisement

“GRIPMER was constituted to further coordinate and stimulate academics and research activities of the hospital. In the past one year, 283 research papers have been published, of which 85 are in indexed journals,” said Dr DS Rana, chairman, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital.

At present, the hospital is working on 45 research projects that are being funded by various organisations including Indian Council for Medical Research, WHO’s department of biotechnology, Centre’s department of science and technology and ministry of environment.

“The hospital has been running the country’s largest post-graduate training programme in 17 broad and 13 super specialities,” said Dr Samiran Nundy, dean, GRIPMER.


Advertisement
more from New Delhi

Delhi Metro may come to ITO a year early; safety trials kick off in December

Delhi Metro is set to beat its deadline for extending the Central Secretariat-Mandi House line to ITO by a year, a move that will bring relief to thousands of commuters who battle daily gridlocks on one of the city’s busiest stretches.
Advertisement
Most Popular
Advertisement
Advertisement
Copyright © 2014 HT Media Limited. All Rights Reserved