“To be a catalyst for a vibrant national health system through responsive research, education and training in epidemiology and public health."
To effectively contribute in enhancing the quality of life of Indian citizens and influencing public health practice and policies through research, education and training.
We will strive to accomplish our mission by:
Working with national and international partners in health research with effective use of innovative state-of-art technologies
Aligning our research with all key stakeholders to generate and implement evidence-based health strategies for an effective and efficient National health system
Setting standards in public health education that would emphasize professionalism as a core competency
Strengthening human resources for National public health services through education and training and building bridges between educational and research institutions.
NIE will adhere to following set of core values that will form the foundation on which we will perform our work and conduct ourselves
Excellence - We will strive to reach the highest standards in research, education and training activities. We will execute institutional duties with integrity, discipline, dedication and meticulousness.
Accountability - We will recognize and respond to the health needs of the stakeholders including the community and act responsibly while carrying out institutional activities.
Team spirit -We will encourage and maintain camaraderie and complement each other’s strengths.
Transparency - We will be open and transparent in all aspects of institutional work. We will disseminate research findings through all possible media of communication.
Respect - We are committed to institutional regulations, cultural values and social norms and maintain mutual respect for partners in research, education and service. We will appreciate and cultivate inter-personal relationships.
Ethics -We will protect human subjects in research and promote and uphold ethical values in personal and professional conduct.