Objectives

  • To plan, organize, develop and maintain a health and demographic surveillance system (HDSS) that will help providing information for health planning and human development in West Bengal.
  • To plan, organize, develop and maintain a health and demographic surveillance system (HDSS) that will help providing information for health planning and human development in West Bengal.
  • To carry out research in area pertaining to health strategy, policy and interventions, useful in the context of the West Bengal.
  • To facilitate population based research in different diseases and health conditions as may be deemed to be priorities, from time to time.
  • To generate health awareness and capacity building of the staffs as well as target population to prevent diseases.
  • To establish scientific collaboration and cross talk with national and international forums relevant in population and health research.
  • To ensure scientific excellence in data generation, maintenance ethical standards and dissipation of the gathered information.