Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER) originated as École de Médicine de Pondichérry established by the French Government in the year 1823. This medical school was converted into Dhanvantari Medical College at the time of de facto transfer of Pondicherry to Government of India. This Medical College was later upgraded into Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER). JIPMER seeks to be a model for health systems in India through innovations in education, patient-oriented research, population health and service excellence. Their mission is to develop compassionate, ethically sound health professionals and provide service of the highest order across the health care continuum, through Innovations in education that yield lifelong learners and leaders in health care. JIPMER has emerged as one among the top best five medical institutes in the country and is poised to become the global giant in health sector. JIPMER is unique in providing best health care facilities of all broad specialties and super specialties free of cost to the community. It caters to the need of all strata of the society, from the poorest of the poor to the most affordable one.
Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER) campus is located at Puducherry, India. It has different departments such as Pre and Para clinical, Surgical, Medical, Advanced centres, etc. All these main departments are having sub branches like Anatomy, Biochemistry, College of Nursing, Pathology, Pharmacology, Forensic Medicine and Toxicology, Medical Education, Medical Biometrics & Informatics (Biostatistics), Physiology, Microbiology, Preventive and Social Medicine, Neurosurgery, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Ophthalmology, Orthopaedic Surgery, Paediatric Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Surgical Gastroenterology, Surgical Oncology, Surgery, Urology and many more. Hospital services JIPMER is well designed and well in operation. Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research offers various programs like under graduate, post graduate, super specialty, fellowship, Ph. D programs, Post basic diploma and certificates.
JIPMER has enriched faculty for the various programs. (JIPMER) has been promoting research activities in medical sciences since its inception. With up gradation of JIPMER as an “Institution of National Importance” and consequent increase in faculty members and postgraduate and postdoctoral students and increased availability of funds there has been a significant and continuing increase in research activity at all levels. The JIPMER Scientific Advisory Committee (JSAC) was constituted in 2009 by inclusion of external experts to replace the JIPMER Institute Research Council. The purpose of JIPMER Scientific Advisory Committee (JSAC) is to increase the quality of research which is undertaken in JIPMER. Main committee of JIPMER Scientific Advisory Committee is having fourteen doctors in team. Twelve members in external committee and ten members in internal committee. Central research facility available at research centre to avail the world class facilities to young researchers and doctors.
Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER) has been promoting research activities in medical sciences since its inception. This research may be in the form of faculty research projects, postgraduate dissertation work, PhD thesis work and undergraduate research projects and may involve human or animal subjects. There has been an increase in all types of research activities after JIPMER has become an Institution of National Importance. There are more than 600 research publications from JIPMER. Some recent researches includes, Assessment of Serum Vaspin Levels among Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Patients with or without Acute Coronary Syndrome, Optimisation of Emergency Healthcare Services for efficiency and patient safety using complexity science based approach, Non-bacterial pneumonias, etc.
The following is the list of articles by scholars from Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education & Research that are published in OMICS International journals.