One-Week International Course in HRM & EBM

One-Week International Course in HRM & EBM
November 8 - 12, 2016

One-Week International Course in Health Research Methodology and Evidence Based Medicine (November 08-12, 2016)

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Draft Schedule for One-Week International Course

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We from the Division of Clinical Research & Training (DCRT) at St. John's have been conducting courses in Health Research Methods, Evidence Based Medicine and Data Management in collaboration with McMaster University, Canada and supported by the NIH, USA, since 2009 as part of the Centre of Excellence Program

In the last 7 years, we have trained over 1,100 health professionals (physicians, nurses, pharmacists, ethics committee members), industry professionals, post graduate students, study coordinators, regulatory officials and health policy makers. Participants were from all regions of India and other countries like Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Kenya, Tanzania, Nigeria, Oman, Singapore and the UK.

This one-week course in Health Research Methods & Evidence Based Medicine is being held for health professionals including post graduate & PhD students.

We will use different teaching / learning methods such as lectures, journal clubs, demonstrative statistics practical and group discussions. The faculty are experienced researchers and teachers from India & abroad.

At the end of the workshop, a certificate of participation will be given to deserving candidates.

CME credits are awarded to eligible candidates.

Research Training and Travel Grants

  • Participants can apply for Research Training and Travel Grants subject to approval of grant applications.

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Click here to download the Application Form for the Research Training Award

Concession Criteria

  • 25% discount in the registration fees for students/ trainees, candidates from our network institutions and
  • For 3 or more candidates from the same academic institution

To avail of the discount, a letter from the Department / Institutional Head should be sent by email to & addressed to:

Dr. Denis Xavier MD, MSc,
Vice Dean (PG), Professor and Head, Pharmacology,
St. John's Medical College,
Head, Division of Clinical Research and Training,
St. John's Research Institute,

The registration fees can  be sent either by:

  • Demand Draft or 
  • NEFT

1.  Demand Draft drawn in favour of St. John's Research Institute payable at Bangalore

Kindly mention the following behind the DD:

  1. Name of the person attending the course
  2. Name of Institution of the person attending the course and
  3. Name of the course as HRM_EBM, 2016

Kindly send us a scanned copy of the DD to before posting it.

Address for posting the DD:
Nandini Mathur
Senior Training Coordinator
Division of Clinical Research & Training
St. John's research Institute
Koramangala, Bangalore-560 034
Ph: 080 49467082, 49467086

The demand draft should reach us before the dates mentioned in the poster to avail the offers.

2.  NEFT

Beneficiary Name: St. John’s Research Institute,
Bank Name: Bank of Baroda,
Beneficiary’s bank A/C: #05210100024920,
Branch: John Nagar, St. Johns Medical College, Koramangala, Bangalore-560034,
IFSC code: BARB0STJOHN (5th digit is zero)

Kindly Note: In the remark section, please mention the name of the person attending the course and the name of the course as HRM_EBM_2016 without fail.

Kindly send us the Transaction ID by email to as soon as the transaction is completed.

Registration fee includes course material, breakfast, coffee/tea/snacks & lunch.

Please Note: The seat will be confirmed only after the funds have been recieved / credited into our account.

In regard to the participant's convenience, outstation participants are requested to preferably arrive on 7th November as the orientation begins at 8:30am.

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