Perspectives in Clinical Research

REVIEW ARTICLE
Year
: 2021  |  Volume : 12  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 189--192

Building research capacity in India: The Masters in Clinical Research program at the Tata Memorial Centre


Durga Gadgil1, Manju Sengar2, CS Pramesh3, Rajendra Badwe3, Priya Ranganathan4 
1 Research Consultant, Tata Memorial Centre, Homi Bhabha National Institute, Mumbai, India
2 Department of Medical Oncology, Tata Memorial Centre, Homi Bhabha National Institute, Mumbai, India
3 Department of Administration and Surgical Oncology, Tata Memorial Centre, Homi Bhabha National Institute, Mumbai, India
4 Department of Anaesthesiology, Tata Memorial Centre, Homi Bhabha National Institute, Mumbai, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Priya Ranganathan
Department of Anaesthesiology, Tata Memorial Centre, Homi Bhabha National Institute, Mumbai, Maharashtra
India

Clinical research is an essential part of evidence-based medicine. The conduct of high-quality clinical research requires the backing of strong infrastructure, especially well-trained clinical research professionals. Tata Memorial Centre is the largest public cancer center in India and has been offering a Masters degree in Clinical Research since 2014. In this article, we look at the need for clinical research training, the evolution of this course and the impact it has had on clinical research capacity in India


How to cite this article:
Gadgil D, Sengar M, Pramesh C S, Badwe R, Ranganathan P. Building research capacity in India: The Masters in Clinical Research program at the Tata Memorial Centre.Perspect Clin Res 2021;12:189-192


How to cite this URL:
Gadgil D, Sengar M, Pramesh C S, Badwe R, Ranganathan P. Building research capacity in India: The Masters in Clinical Research program at the Tata Memorial Centre. Perspect Clin Res [serial online] 2021 [cited 2021 Dec 4 ];12:189-192
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