IHEC
IHEC

Introduction

Chettinad Academy of Research & Education (CARE), a deemed to be University under Section 3 of the UGC Act, 1956, offers inter-disciplinary and multi-disciplinary high quality innovative programmes in the broad fields of Life Sciences and related technologies and promotes clinical research in areas of national and local health problems.

The need for Institutional Human Ethics Committee in medical and research establishments resulted from the realization that affirms human rights as a prerogative of all members of society. The CARE faculty, research scholars and postgraduate students conduct several biomedical research and number of research projects which involves patients and healthy human volunteers. This involves a number of ethical issues that need to be addressed. The Institutional Human Ethics Committee(IHEC) plays the vital role of guiding researchers in the ethical issues associated with their research.

Functions
The major responsibility of IHEC is to protect the rights, safety and wellbeing of the research participants. The IHEC conducts regular meetings for reviewing the research proposals and gives suggestions to the investigators to make the research ethical before approving them. All research projects in humans should get the approval of the ethics committee before starting their study. IHEC functions as per ICMR guidelines 2006.

Composition
The Institutional Human Ethics Committee members:

Chairperson:
Dr.Rajeswari Ramachandran
Senior Consultant – Neurology,
Dr. Kamakshi Memorial Hospital, Pallikaranai, Chennai
Member secretary:
Dr.A.Ruckmani
Prof.& HOD, Dept. of Pharmacology, CHRI
Members:
Basic Medical Scientists
Dr.R.Vijayashree
Prof. & HOD Dept. of Pathology, CHRI

Clinicians
Dr.V.R Mohan Rao

Prof. & HOD Dept. of General Medicine, CHRI

Dr.R.Anantharamakrishnan
Prof. Dept. of General Surgery, CHRI

Dr.M.Abarna Muthulakshmi
Assoc. Professor Dept of Dermatology, CHRI

Social Scientist
Mr. Arul Sahayam
Founder & Director, Society for People’s Animation (NGO),Chennai

Philosopher
Dr.James Kurian
Asst.Professor, Dept. of Philosophy Madras Christian College, Chennai

Legal Expert
Dr. Shyamtanu Pal
Asst. Professor, School of Law, CARE

Mr. D. Sathish Kumar
Advocate-Madras High Court, Chennai

From Public
Mr.R.Venkatraman
B-402, Purva Swan Lake Apts,
OMR, Kelambakkam

Mrs.M.Meena
304/305, Ponni Colony Main Road,
Anna Nagar-West, Chennai

TO BE UPDATED SOON

TO BE UPDATED SOON

DCGI Registration

2013 Approval
2016 Approval

TO BE UPDATED SOON

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Introduction

Chettinad Academy of Research & Education (CARE), a deemed to be University under Section 3 of the UGC Act, 1956, offers inter-disciplinary and multi-disciplinary high quality innovative programmes in the broad fields of Life Sciences and related technologies and promotes clinical research in areas of national and local health problems.

The need for Institutional Human Ethics Committee in medical and research establishments resulted from the realization that affirms human rights as a prerogative of all members of society. The CARE faculty, research scholars and postgraduate students conduct several biomedical research and number of research projects which involves patients and healthy human volunteers. This involves a number of ethical issues that need to be addressed. The Institutional Human Ethics Committee(IHEC) plays the vital role of guiding researchers in the ethical issues associated with their research.

Functions
The major responsibility of IHEC is to protect the rights, safety and wellbeing of the research participants. The IHEC conducts regular meetings for reviewing the research proposals and gives suggestions to the investigators to make the research ethical before approving them. All research projects in humans should get the approval of the ethics committee before starting their study. IHEC functions as per ICMR guidelines 2006.

Composition
The Institutional Human Ethics Committee members:

Chairperson:
Dr.Rajeswari Ramachandran
Senior Consultant – Neurology,
Dr. Kamakshi Memorial Hospital, Pallikaranai, Chennai
Member secretary:
Dr.A.Ruckmani
Prof.& HOD, Dept. of Pharmacology, CHRI
Members:
Basic Medical Scientists
Dr.R.Vijayashree
Prof. & HOD Dept. of Pathology, CHRI

Clinicians
Dr.V.R Mohan Rao

Prof. & HOD Dept. of General Medicine, CHRI

Dr.R.Anantharamakrishnan
Prof. Dept. of General Surgery, CHRI

Dr.M.Abarna Muthulakshmi
Assoc. Professor Dept of Dermatology, CHRI

Social Scientist
Mr. Arul Sahayam
Founder & Director, Society for People’s Animation (NGO),Chennai

Philosopher
Dr.James Kurian
Asst.Professor, Dept. of Philosophy Madras Christian College, Chennai

Legal Expert
Dr. Shyamtanu Pal
Asst. Professor, School of Law, CARE

Mr. D. Sathish Kumar
Advocate-Madras High Court, Chennai

From Public
Mr.R.Venkatraman
B-402, Purva Swan Lake Apts,
OMR, Kelambakkam

Mrs.M.Meena
304/305, Ponni Colony Main Road,
Anna Nagar-West, Chennai

EVENTS

TO BE UPDATED SOON

CIRCULAR

TO BE UPDATED SOON

DCGI REGISTRATION

DCGI Registration

2013 Approval
2016 Approval

GALLERY

TO BE UPDATED SOON

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