At IIPS, the Institutional Review Board (IRB) reviews and approves research involving human subjects. The committee ensures that research involving humans is conducted according to the legal, institutional and professional ethical guidelines.
Department of Mathematical Demography & Statistics,
MUMBA – 400 088.
Professor - M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D. (Bharathiar University)
Above board members are looking the ethical issues of Institute projects and foreign students’projects on biomedical research on human subjects. A separate committee is formulated to look the ethical guidelines of Indian Ph.D. students who are doing biomedical research on human subjects.
The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has published detailed guidelines on the composition and responsibilities of IRBs and established ethical guidelines for biomedical research on human subjects (Published in 2006). IRB at Institute is following the same rules and regulations as suggested by ICMR.