About ICMR-NITM, Belagavi
ICMR-National Institute of Traditional Medicine (formerly Regional Medical Research Centre) is one of the premier research institutes under Indian Council of Medical Research, an autonomous body under the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Govt. of India. The Centre has taken up research on scientific validation of Herbal and Traditional Medicine, through studies in phytochemistry, efficacy, safety, mode of action and clinical evaluation of herb, its ingredients and traditional formulations, as the thrust area. NITM is also involved in studies on prevalence of various diseases at regional level, and lending active support to the State health authorities in the investigation of outbreaks, laboratory confirmations, as well as providing infrastructural support and expertise in the relevant fields of interest.
About KLE University’s Department of Public Health, Belagavi
KLE University’s Department of Public Health offers Master of Public Health (MPH), PhD and other certificate courses. The Department since its inception in 2007 has strived to expand the horizons of Public Health through training and creating a Cadre for Public Health Leadership, promote positive health across the population and ensure collective commitment to Quality Research. National and International students enroll for the program. All students are well placed in International & National NGO’s, like UNICEF, WHO, UNFPA, ICMR, KHPT etc.