ICMR School of Public Health

NIeCer 102:  Ethics Review of Health Research

An online course for the members of India’s Ethics Committees and Indian professionals engaged in 
bio-medical research involving human participants

For Whom?

This course is intended for members of India's institutional ethics committees and institutional review boards (including secretarial staff) and professionals engaged in biomedical research involving human participants [any current or potential health researchers (clinical/public health /laboratory researchers, physicians, research associates, allied health professionals, scientists, statisticians, research administrators / managers)]

Learning mode
  • Video lectures
  • Presen​tation s​lides
  • MCQ quizes
  • Readings
Course certificate

e-certificate will be awarded to the successful course participants based on the self-assessment score of ≥50%

About the couse

ICMR-National Institute of Epidemiology (NIE) offers 
NIE-ICMR-WHO online course : Ethics Review of Health Research. This is second in the series of NIE ICMR e-certificate courses (NIeCer 102). The course is technically supported by the World Health Organization (WHO), India. The course will provide the fundamentals of ethical issues in biomedical research involving human participants and provide updates on research ethics guidelines in India. This is a self-paced course. The participants can go through the learning materials and submit the self-assessment quiz anytime between 1 October 2021 and 
31 January 2022.

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Course faculty 

This course has been developed and delivered by eminent professionals and researchers from cross-cutting domains who are involved in various organizations and committees in India related to biomedical ethics.