National Institute of Epidemiology

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National Institute of Epidemiology
Research typePublic
Field of research
Public Health
DirectorDr. Manoj V Murhekar
LocationChennai, India
CampusUrban, Ayappakkam
AffiliationsSCTIMST, University of Madras
Operating agency

The National Institute of Epidemiology (NIE) is a medical research organisation located in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. NIE conducts research including interventional studies, disease modelling and health systems, conducts epidemiological investigations and clinical trials of traditional remedies.[1]


NIE has been conducting MPH (Epidemiology and Health Systems) programme of the Sree Chitra Thirunal Institute of Medical Sciences and Technology.[2] The Institute is also recognised by the University of Madras for research leading to Ph.D. degrees in the areas of epidemiology and bio-statistics.[3]


  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 4 October 2014. Retrieved 18 July 2014.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  2. ^ "NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF EPIDEMIOLOGY (Indian Council of Medical Research) -". Retrieved 7 October 2017.
  3. ^ "National Institute of Epidemiology - About US". Retrieved 7 October 2017.

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