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The grant applications received through first call are at its final stage. Therefore, the same research proposals for current call Must Not be submitted “to avoid any duplication” Deadline: March 10 2022

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“A meeting of Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) will be held on 23-02-2022 at meeting room of Health Research Institute”, NIH, Islamabad.

“Health Research Retreat” was held on 21-22 December, 2021 at National Institute of Health, Islamabad.

The Recruitment of Executive Director PHRC has been advertised by Ministry of NHSR&C.

The Meeting of Board of Governors is being planned in February 2020.

A consultative meeting of cancer registry was held on 14 November 2019 at Ramada Hotel, Islamabad.

The ministry of NHSR & C has notified National Steering Committee for establishing cancer registry in Pakistan.

The PHRC is going to launch new call for proposals soon.

The Meeting of National Bioethics Committee is scheduled on 6th February 2020.

Dr. Nighat Murad, Research Director (BS-19) presently posted at PHRC Head Office, Islamabad is designated as Incharge of Research, Development and Coordination (RDC) Section of PHRC Head Office

Circular: Establishment of PM-CJ Fund for Diamer Bhasha and Mohmand DamClick Here to download.

Circular: Austerity Measures Circular from Ministry of NHSRCClick Here to download.

Office Order: Composition of Pakistan Journal of Medical Research (PJMR) Editorial Advisory Board. Click Here to download.

NHSF Published: National Hepatits Strategic Framework (NHSF) for Pakistan 2017-21 has been published and uploaded on PHRC website. Click Here to download.

Maj. Gen. Prof. Dr. Aamer Ikram

Royal College of Pathologists London


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