Bioethics

Mission

  • To sensitize and train the faculty members, students and supporting staff on the bioethical principle and values and encouraging them to incorporate bioethics in their daily routine.

  • To make them aware and urge the researchers of the institution to adhere to the ethical norms currently in vogue as specified by the nodal scientific organizations

  •  To develop a stage for health professionals to discuss and deliberate bioethical dilemmas that crop up during their day to day practice and research

  1. Objectives
    1. To develop a training methodology for our faculty, paramedical staff and students
    2. To formulate a bioethical protocol to be followed in research
    3. To train master teachers in bioethical principles
  2. Proposed activity framework of the unit
    • Conducting bioethical lectures and seminars
      1. Our institution will host a series of lectures by experts addressing medical, social, ethical and legal issues once in 3 months for academicians and health care professionals in trichy district.
        The details will be submitted in due course of time if and when requested by the chair.
    • Holding CME’s and workshops in bioethics
    • Editing a newsletter
    • Editing a book
    • Editing a journal
    • Translating UNESCO textbooks to vernacular language
    • Research in bioethics
  3. Year planner of activity in 2017-18
    1. Our institution will host a series of lectures by experts addressing medical, social, ethical and legal issues once in 3 months for academicians and health care professionals in trichy district.
      The details will be submitted in due course of time if and when requested by the chair.
  4. Conclusion statement
    • Rational Clinical decision making forms the basis for quality health care delivery. The bioethical principles serve as a signpost showing the direction in the process of decision making in current complex health care scenario. The Bioethical unit of our institution would work towards integrating health delivery, ethics and human rights.
  5. RecommendationsThe unit would provide
    • Expert advice on priority ethical issues at local level when requested
    • Recommendations in assistance towards development of health care policy and associated legislation
    • Representation at international bioethical forums and actively take part in collaborative communication and exchange of information
  6. Areas of research suggested
    • Current legislations in medical field
    • Doctor patient relationship
    • Student faculty relationship
    • Ethical violations in research

Members of the founding and steering committee

Commitee Desgination Name Designation Department
Patron (1) Dr.T.R.Paarivendhar Founder Chancellor SRM University
Patron (2) Dr.R.Shivakumar Chairman Trichy & Ramapuram Campus, SRM Group of institutions
Patron (3) Dr.Sukumaran Annamalai Dean Chennai Medical College Hospital and Research Center, Irungalur, Trichy
Head Dr.T.S.Gugapriya Associate Professor, Anatomy
Unit Chair/ lead Dr.E.Kamala Assistant Professor, Anatomy
Secretary Dr.K.Ilavenil Tutor, Anatomy
Invitee
Members Dr. P.Karthick.

Dr.R.Nirmala

Dr.Guru.T.Arun

Dr.R.Kirubahar

Dr.A.Sundararajan

Dr.K.Ronald Roy

Dr.A.Anupriya.

Dr.T.Nivedhitha.

Dr.S.Padma Priyaj

Dr.D.Rock Britto

Professor & Head

Assistant Professor

Assistant Professor

Assistant Professor

Assistant Professor

Senior Resident

Assistant Professor

Assistant Professor

Assistant Professor

Assistant Professor

General surgery

OBG

Radiology

Anesthesiology

IRB

Psychiatry

Microbiology

Pharmacology

Pathology

Community Medicine

Members (legal) Mr.M.Krishnasamy Legal manager Trichy Campus, SRM Group of institutions