Key projects & activities by ACMERI

Research Projects

  • Release of Public Awareness Posters with SMS Medical College, Jaipur on International Day of Older People, 1st Oct 2020
    ICOPE WHO - Integrated Care for Older People 

  • Rare Diseases Educational Program Initiative

  • “Coordinating the implementation of qualitative and quantitative data collection study procedures for care giving mixed-methods study of caregivers in Jodhpur” in collaboration with University of Minnesota, USA 

  • “Functional geriatric screening to identify older people at risk of falling and frailty: should cultural differences be taken into consideration?” in collaboration with IIT Jodhpur and University of Bedfordshire, UK 

  • “Community assessment of elderly using Easycare instrument” in collaboration with Prof Ian Philp, EASYCare, UK 

  • WHO SAGE sub-studies
    - follow-up of 2005 SAGE pilot,
    - follow-up of 2010 physical activity validation/accelerometry in older adults;
    - caregiving and impact of HIV; and
    - Diagnostic and Symptom Reporting Study 

  • “Study on the quality of life of COPD patients in Jodhpur, Rajasthan” with the grant from CIPLA

Educational Activities

  • Organised one day training programme about “EasyCare” for Geriatric Population by Prof. Ian Philip from UK, on 25/01/2014 at Park Plaza Hotel, Jodhpur
  • Sponsored participation at the symposium “Ageing, Health and Wellbeing in Lower Income Countries” at12th Global Conference on Ageing held at Hyderabad from 11th – 13th June, 2014 
  • Sponsored participants for 17th Biennial Conference of AGI and ICEEE 2014 held at Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala on 15-16 September, 2014
  • Sponsored participation for the annual conference of IAG Chandigarh “Gericon 2015” 
  • Co partner with AIIMS Jodhpur for Diabetes CME on 7th April, 2016

  • Sponsored participant for workshop on Pub med search at AIIMS, Jodhpur on 9th April, 2016

  • Organising a Professional Skills Development Workshop for Patient-Centered Care: “Putting the Patient First” on 26th and 27th April, 2016 at Jodhpur

  • Internship for students of B Sc Public Health from Lachoo Memorial College of Sciences, Jodhpur

  • Training programs for medical students