Recently the Wellcome Trust-DBT India Alliance announced the launch of India Research Management Initiative, a new research management programme for India, which aims to strengthen institutional ecosystems. Also called IRMI, it will provide a mechanism for enabling research management at institutions in India. In an exclusive interaction with the BioVoice News, Dr Shahid Jameel, Chief Executive Officer, Wellcome Trust-DBT India Alliance and Dr Savita Ayyar, Founder, Jaquaranda Tree and Consultant, IRMI, shared their insights on the new initiative, its benefits and implementation. Read the interesting details
What was the thought process behind the launch of IRMI? Any experiences in India that were discussed during the initial stage, leading to brainstorming and ultimately finalization?