Modern Biology in Health Research

DHR Training Programme


Module 1: 24th & 25th January 2024.
Module 2: 29th January – 03rd February 2024.


Fully Sponsored


Separate certificates for
both the modules after
successful completion


Only 20 selected
participants per module

Apply before 20.12.2023.

Program Features

  • Blend of theory and practical sessions.
  • Access to advanced biomedical R&D facility.
  • Skill development on cell culture techniques
    pertaining to medical research.
  • Assistance to plan research to implement the
    training into practice.

Program Content

Module 1: Dynamics of Clinical/Medical Research

  • Biostatistics.
  • Cohort study design.
  • Hospital informatics.
  • Bio-surveillance.

Module 2: Cell Culture Techniques

  • Cell Culture Methods.
  • si-RNA transfection & assessment of si-RNA induced gene silencing.
  • Wound Healing &TEER Assay.
  • Immunofluorescence analysis.
  • Cell Cycle analysis by Flow Cytometry.
  • ImageJ analysis.

General Information

  • Last date to apply 20.12.2023.
  • List of selected participants will be displayed at by 27th December 2023.
  • Selected participants need to confirm their participation by 30th December 2023.
  • Accommodation for outstation candidate upon request (based on the availability for cell culture module only)
  • Food & transport is excluded.
  • Fully refundable INR 2000 as caution money.
  • Interested candidates can apply for either of the modules or both the modules.


  • For clinicians, medical faculty, scientists and students involved or interested in health research.

Contact Us

  • Program Coordinator: Dr. Agieshkumar B, Associate Professor, MGMARI, SBV.
  • Email:
  • Call: 8220028031
  • Address: Pillayarkuppam, Puducherry 607402, India.

About the Organizer

MGMARI is the autonomous biomedical R&D focused institution of SBV, a healthcare focused medical University with NAAC A++ grade. MGMARI integrate the fields of Medicine and its Allied Fields, Sciences, Engineering & Technology for the promotion of translational research and enabling biomedical innovation. More 

Sponsored by

Department of Health Research (DHR) Ministry of Health & Family Welfare Government of India

DHR is to bring modern health technologies to the people through research and innovations related to diagnosis, treatment methods and vaccines for prevention; to translate them into products and processes and, in synergy with concerned organizations, introduce these innovations into public health system. More

About the DHR Health Research Scheme

The HRD scheme for “support to conduct Training program” is intended to create a pool of talented health research personnel in the country by upgrading skills of faculty of medical colleges, mid-career  scientists, medical students and others. The goal of this program is to encourage and support the trainees to develop and take up research projects for addressing health problems of national relevance.

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