PGIMER, Chandigarh

The Advanced Pediatrics Centre, PGIMER under the aegis of ICMR has established an Advanced Centre for Evidence Based Child Health in May, 2012 with Prof. Meenu Singh being the principal investigator. The broad objectives of the Centre are:


1. To conduct systematic reviews in order to answer specific research questions related to child health.


2 To build capacity in chosen peripheral centres to conduct systematic reviews and to promote practise and teaching of Evidence based health care in children.


3 To analyze and interpret information from systematic reviews for Evidence informed policies for child health.


Our Courses  

The courses which will be conducted every year in this Advanced Centre are as following:


 Protocol development/Review completion workshop

 How to teach Evidence based medicine

 How to practice evidence based medicine

 How to conduct systematic reviews


This is the first centre of its kind in the whole country.