About Us - Academic & Research
Batra Hospital and Medical Research Centre (BHMRC) a trust hospital serving the people of Delhi since 1987, launched its Academics and Research Department on 5th September 2017. The department is headed by the Dean, Prof Upendra Kaul a well-known Cardiologist and Academician with a Clinical Research team of more than 10 year`s experience in Clinical Research Operations. We have 50 plus investigators (Principal and Co-Investigators) and a total of 6 experienced coordinators at our site.
BHMRC is a NABH accredited multispecialty hospital with 495 beds including 79 critical care beds with 117 consultants, 12 junior consultants and 122 residents. It is a center for excellence in the field of Cardiology, Oncology, Nephrology, Neurosciences, Gastrosciences and Joint replacement.
The mission of the department is to develop and share knowledge that improves the care of the patients all around the world through innovation in clinical research and the vision is to continuously engage ourselves in upgrading its comprehensive multi-specialty healthcare delivery system through quality intervention, involvement of all functionaries and excellent leadership. Till date, we have more than 150 research publications.
Our institute has its own department of laboratory medicine which is NABL accredited. It comprises of clinical biochemistry, hematology, microbiology, histopathology and cytology.
BHMRC is committed to advancing medical knowledge through research. Investigators at BHMRC are involved in hundreds of clinical studies to test the effectiveness and safety of new therapies, medical and surgical devices, implants, newer techniques to expand scientific and medical knowledge.
Similarly, our site has been involved in designing; planning and conduction of over two hundred Investigators initiated clinical research protocols including academic thesis, observation & preventive epidemiological and lifestyle modification trials.