All India Institute of Medical Sciences Current Affairs, GK & News

‘National Cancer Registry Programme Report 2020’ released by ICMR estimated an increasing trend

‘National Cancer Registry Programme Report 2020’, released by the Indian Council of Medical Research raised concern over the assumption of increasing cancer cases in India by 12% in the next five years. Key findings The report estimated 1.5 million people are going to suffer from non-communicable diseases by 2025. Cancer caused by tobacco will contribute ..

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Mega Blood Donation Camps at AIIMS, Delhi inaugurated

The Union Health Minister has inaugurated a Mega Blood Donation Camp dedicated to the Corona Warriors at All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi. The Minister also felicitated the family members of the corona warriors who lost their lives during the fight against the deadly COVID 19 pandemic. What happened at the Camp? The ..

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AIIMS Panel Gives Nod for Covaxin Human Trials

The Ethics Committee of the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) has given the approval to start the human trials for the indigenously developed COVID 19 vaccine, Covaxin. The premier hospital is expected to start the trial from July 20 on healthy volunteers. AIIMS New Delhi is one of the 12 sites designated by ..

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National Institutional Ranking Framework 2019

The National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) rankings have been released by the Ministry of Human Resource Development. The rankings list the best institutions and universities of India. The NIRF ranking framework instituted in 2016 evaluates institutions on five broad generic groups of parameters, including Teaching, Learning and Resources, Research and Professional Practice, Graduation Outcomes, Outreach and ..

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National Survey on Extent and Pattern of Substance Use in India

The report of the National Survey on Extent and Pattern of Substance Use in India conducted by National Drug Dependence Treatment Centre (NDDTC) of the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi sponsored by the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment has been submitted. Major findings of the Survey Alcohol About 14.6% of people in ..

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