Thursday, April 22, 2010

Training ProgramPGDPHM

Dear All,                                                

 Greetings from Indian Institute of Public health-Gandhinagar (IIPHG)


The Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI) is proud to announce its call for applications for the ‘Post Graduate Diploma in Public Health Management” (PGDPHM) to its third batch of students in the academic year August 2010 to July 2011. Below please find the details of the course:


Venue: Indian Institute of Public Health (IIPH), Gandhinagar. 

Course Duration: 1 Year

Last Date of Application: 31st May 2010

Eligibility Criteria: (Self Sponsored Applicants)

The course would be open to:

Applicants who are in-service candidates working with the central, state or local governments, with at least two to three years of experience in the health sector. Applicants should have MBBS, BDS or B.Sc in nursing/health science/natural sciences or M.A. in social sciences or an equivalent qualification.

They need to have been involved either in:

•  Public health activities at the community, hospital or district level,

•  In Directorates of Health Services, public health or family welfare,

•  In other health related organizations.

Course Fee:  The course fee for self-sponsored candidates is Rs. 2 lakh per year, per participant. The cost for tuition fee is Rs. 1 lakh and cost for boarding and lodging expenses is Rs. 1 lakh.

The course fee for international candidates is USD 10,000, per year, per participant (includes tuition fee and boarding and lodging expenses).


We request you to kindly circulate the information to people interested in joining the ‘Post
For Further Details Contact:
Vijay V. Panchdhane, Programmes Officer
Indian Institute Of Public Health-Gandhinagar (IIPHG)
Sardar Patel Institute Campus, Drive-in-Road, Thaltej, Ahmedabad-380054.
Mobile : 09428826577
Phone : 079-40240444 Ext.: 312
Fax     : 079-40240445

Saturday, April 10, 2010

IASSH-Membership fee-reg-2010

Dear All,
In the General Body meeting held at BHU, Varanasi, 5th March,2010, it has been accepted to enhance the IASSH membership fee and agreed to implement from 1st April,2010. The revised membership fee is as follows:


Membership application form and the bank details can be viewed at:

Please send the form along with DD drawn in favour of Secretary, IASSH payable at Coimbatore to the following address:
Prof. N. Audinarayana, Treasurer, IASSH, Professor and Head, Dept. of Sociology and Population Studies, Bharathiar University, Coimbatore – 641 046, Tamil Nadu
Bank Details:
Name: Secretary, Indian Association for Social Sciences and Health (IASSH)
Account Type & No.: S/B Account No: 822610110004300
Bank and Branch: Bank of India, Bharathiar University Branch, Coimbatore - 641 046
IFSC Code: BKID0008226
For minutes of the General Body and Executive Meeting, and newsletter Vol2, No4 March 2010, please vist: