12 Sep, 2018

New Delhi, 12 September 2018 – The India State-level Disease Burden Initiative, a joint initiative of the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI), and Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME) in collaboration with the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India, along with experts and stakeholders associated with over 100 Indian institutions, has released today comprehensive analysis of several major non-communicable diseases (NCDs) and suicide for every state in India, based on analysis of all identifiable epidemiological data from India since 1990 as part of the Global Burden of Disease study.

Hindi Version

31 Aug, 2018

Cardiovascular disease accounts for one-fourth of all deaths in India and a number of studies are telling us how grave the epidemic is

By Madhavankutty Pillai


21 Aug, 2018

This unique 12 modular executive on-the-job course will be conducted at 50 different centers in India, aiming to train and build capacity of over 1000 Primary Care Physicians to improve patient outcomes by enabling early diagnosis and evidence based treatment.

26 Jul, 2018
IIPH developing a payload-carrying machine for faster reach of healthcare to remote areas... Read more
13 Jun, 2018

Bengaluru 12 June 2018: In an endeavour to encourage health innovations in India and Africa, a conclave was organised by the Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI), Amref Africa, the Institute of Development Studies, UK (IDS UK), Indian Institute of Public Health Gandhinagar in partnership with NITI Aayog.

Communications at PHFI/ Indian Institutes of Public Health

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