Saturday, May 22, 2010

IASSH-NIRRH Job Opportunity

national institute for research in reproductive health

(indian council of medical resaerch)

j.m. street, parel, mumbai 400012


Project Employment Notice


Applications duly typed or neatly own hand written are invited latest by 28th May 2010 for the following positions on temporary/contract basis only for the period of the tenure of the projects entitled “Enhancing knowledge and promoting health seeking behaviour of couples on STIs and cervical cancer in urban slums of Mumbai” duly funded by the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR):-


Sr. No.

Name of the post

No. of post

Essential qualification and experience


Monthly consolidated salary (Fixed)


Senior Investigator



M.Sc. First Class/Ph.D. degree from the recognized university with at least two years of research experience in Cytology and Pap Smears.  

Below 28 years

Rs.11,770/- pm


Social Workers


(2 males & 2 females)

A Post Graduate degree from the recognized university in Sociology / Social Work / Psychology with at least 2 years of experience in research, data collection and counseling / motivation in reproductive health.

Below 28 years

Rs.11,770/- pm


Statistical Assistant



A Post Graduate/ Graduate degree in Statistics / Mathematics with at least              1 year of experience in research / data analysis

Below 28 years

Rs.10,700/- pm


Technician (Lab)


A Post Graduate degree in Biological Science / B.Sc, DMLT with experience of working in laboratory on Cytology and Pap Smears.

Below 28 years

Rs.9,630/- pm


Duration of appointment of above posts will be two and half years but extendable only on yearly basis on the basis, of their work performance.



  1. Speaking in Marathi and reporting/writing skills in English is essential for all the post above.
  2. The relaxation in age in case of reserved category candidates will be given (SC/ST-5 Years, OBC-3 years and PH-10 years as the case may be). However, no age limit for candidate from the NIRRH or ICMR Institutes.


The candidates are requested to apply on plain paper giving complete bio-data along with the attested relevant copies of certificates and testimonials, caste certificate etc. The complete application in all respects should reach to the Director, National Institute for Reproductive Health, J.M. Street, Parel, Mumbai– 400012 latest by 28th May 2010.


Dated 6th May, 2010                                                                                 DIRECTOR

Saturday, May 15, 2010

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Monday, May 3, 2010

Re: IASSH-Journal on Emergency Management

On 5/3/2010 2:47 PM, IASSH wrote:

GVK-Emergency Management and Research Institute:

GVK EMRI (Emergency Management and Research Institute) is a pioneer in Emergency Management Services in India. As a not - for - profit professional organization operating in the Public Private Partnership (PPP) model, GVK EMRI is the only professional Emergency Service Provider in India today.


As a part of the ongoing effort to educate people and keep the Emergency Management professionals abreast of the latest technologies, innovations and happening around the world, GVK EMRI has released a quarterly publication, called the Indian Emergency Journal (IEJ), covering issues like: Industry Updates Features on best practices Case Studies Columns by employees and experts Products and New Technologies Public Safety Concerns

 Indian Emergency Journal (IEJ):

Please find the attachment of Special issue on “Syndromic Surveillance” of Indian Emergency Journal March 2010 issue.

For further details, please contact: 

Dr. Biranchi N Jena, Senior Partner, ,Research

GVK EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT RESEARCH INSTITUTE ,Devar Yamzal, Medchal Road, Secundrabad-500 014, Andhra Pradesh, India,

040-2346 2222/2260,