Ministry of National Health Services, Regulations and Coordination

Government of Pakistan

Pakistan Health Research Council (PHRC)

Board of Governors

Executive Committee

Technical Advisory Committee

Board of Governors

President

Secretary, Cabinet Division

Government of Pakistan

Cabinet Block, Constitution Avenue,

Islamabad.

 

Members

Director General Medicine Services (DGMS-IS)/

Surgeon General Army

Medical Directorate, GHQ, Rawalpindi.

 

Chairman, Pakistan Science Foundation

Constitution Avenue, Islamabad.

 

Director General Health

Capital Administration and Development Division (CADD),

'C' Block, Pakistan Secretariat, Islamabad.

 

Chief  (Health Section)

Planning & Development Division

'P' Block, Pak Secretariat, Government of Pakistan

Islamabad.

 

Executive Director

National Institute of Health

Chak Shahzad, Islamabad.

 

Secretary, Health Department

Government of Khyber Pakhtoonkhawa

Peshawar.

 

Secretary, Health Department

Government of Punjab

Lahore.

 

Secretary, Health Department

Government of Sindh

Civil Secretariat, Karachi.

 

Secretary, Health Department

Government of Balauchistan

Balochistan.

 

Secretary, Health Department

Government of AJ&K

Kob Line, Qasim Market

Rawalpini Cantt.

 

Financial Advisor, Cabinet Division

Government of Pakistan

Islamabad.

 

Dean Research and Graduate Studies

Aga Khan University

Stadium Road, Karachi.

 

Chairman

Pakistan Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Association (PPMA)

# 474, St. 34, Sector I-8/2

Islamabad.

Member/Secretary

Dr. Huma Qureshi

Executive Director

Pakistan Health Research Council

Shahrah-e-Jamhuriat

G-5/2, Islamabad

Executive Committee

Chairman

                                                            Dean, Research and Graduate Studies

Aga Khan University (AKU)

Karachi.

 

 

Members

Chairman

Pakistan Science Foundation

Islamabad

 

Chief (Health Section)

Planning and Development Division

Government of Pakistan,

Islamabad

 

Financial Advisor (Cabinet)

Ministry of Finance

Islamabad

Member/Secretary

Executive Director

(Dr. Huma Qureshi)  

Pakistan Health Research Council

Shahrah-e-Jamhuriat

G-5/2, Islamabad

TECHNICAL ADVISORY COMMITTEE (TAC)

 

 

 

THE TERMS OF REFERENCE (TOR) OF THE TECHNICAL ADVISORY COMMITTEE (TAC):

 

 

  • To recommend to the Board through Executive Director for approval of research and  development projects/programmes and strategic plans of the Council, along with the  related budget estimates of these activities;

  • The Committee's recommendations shall be guided by review of the programmes and  plans by experts in the specific fields under consideration;

  • To review outcome of research supported by the Council and utilization of the research  by the health and related sectors;

  • To render advice and report on any technical matter referred to it by the Council;

  • To identify and recommend to the Board through Executive Director suitable candidates  for appointment as Fellows, Scholars and Associates;

  • To develop and recommend to the Board appropriate policies for the support of the  research activities undertaken by the Council, including policies relating to inter- institutional relationship;

  • To act as a primary medium of communication (liaison) between the Council and the  research/academic community, informing the Board of issues, problems and research  opportunities and in turn, helping to foster understanding within the research/academic  community of the Council's aims and activities.

 

MEETINGS OF THE TAC:

 

The meetings of TAC shall be convened as and when required by the Executive Director. PHRC and shall be presided over by the Chairman, TAC.

 

THE CHAIRMAN/CHAIRPERSON OF THE TAC:

 

 The Chairman / Chairperson of the Committee shall be elected by the members of the  Technical Advisory Committee.

 

 

THE FUNCTION OF EXPERT PANELS:

 

1. To evaluate the research proposals submitted to PHRC for funding and give recommendations to TAC for funding.

 

2. To review the scientific literature/papers submitted to PHRC for publication in the Pakistan Journal of Medical Research (PJMR).

 

3. To identify the national health problems in their own fields for the development of research agenda of the Council.

 

4. To prepare position papers on policy questions that the PHRC may submit to the government from time to time.

 

 

THE POLICY OF THE COUNCIL:

 

1. An honorarium of Rs.2000/- is paid to the reviewers for review of articles/projects submitted to PHRC for publication/funding if the comments are received within 4 weeks, otherwise Rs.1000/- is paid.

 

2. An honorarium of Rs.1000/- is paid to the TAC Members for attending the meeting.

 

3. The TA/DA is also provided as per government rules in case of out stationed participants.

 

 

 

 

COMPOSITION OF THE PHRC TECHNICAL ADVISORY COMMITTEE

Minutes of 2nd Meeting of  PHRC Technical Advisory Committee

 

 

 

Shahrah-e-Jamhuriat, G-5/2

Islamabad, Pakistan

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