Institute Ethics Committee


I. Dates of IEC meetings Last date for Proposal submission  

Jan 10, 2023 (Tue)

Dec 20, 2022


Mar 14, 2023 (Tue)

Feb 21, 2023


May 9, 2023 (Tue)

Apr 18, 2023


Jul 11, 2023 (Tue)

Jun 20, 2023


Sep 12, 2023 (Tue)

Aug 22, 2023


Nov 14, 2023 (Tue)

Oct 24, 2023

II. Submission of proposals for IEC review
 Faculty members are requested to submit their proposals for IEC review only to iec[at]
  The proposal should be submitted only as a single consolidated pdf with all supporting documents in the following order of relevance:
  • Proposal for IEC review (Refer section III)
  • Signed Undertaking by the PI
  • Informed Consent Form (ICF) in English and vernacular languages (RefersectionIV)
  • Questionnaire / Feedback Form, if any, in English and vernacular languages
  • Supporting documents, if any
  • CV of PI & CoPI
III. Templates for Proposal Submission
IV. Templates for Informed Consent Form
  Note: The following information is to be included in the relevant section of the ICF:
  Contact details of the PI and IEC Member Secretary* should be mentioned in the ICF, so that they may be contacted in case of any doubt/anxiety.
  IEC Member Secretary (ex-officio) - Dr. Sreelekha P Gopinathan; Contact details 022-2576-7029, Mon-Fri, 10 AM - 4 PM
V. Templates for Continuing & Study Completion Report
VI. Institute Ethics Committee (IEC) Composition

  As approved by the Director, the current IEC constitutes the following members:


  • Chairperson - Dr. Renuka Munshi, Professor & Head - Clinical Pharmacology, TN Medical College & BYL Nair Hospital

  • Medico Legal Expert - Dr. Subodh Sirur, Dermatologist, Wockhardt Hospital


  • Medico Legal Expert - Dr. Pradnya Talwadekar, Country Coordinator for India Association Children Palliative Care Project

  • Clinician (ex-officio) - Dr. Arvind Meshram, Chief Medical Officer In-Charge, IITB Hospital


  • Clinician - Dr. Nisha Shah, Ex-Chief Medical Officer In-Charge, IITB Hospital


  • Clinician - Dr. Milind Gurjar, Visiting Physician, IITB Hospital


  • Clinician - Dr. Jyoti Sangle, Visiting Psychiatrist, IITB Hospital


  • Basic Scientist - Prof. Santosh Noronha - Faculty at ChE, IITB


  • Basic Scientist - Prof. Sreelaja Nair - Faculty at BSBE, IITB


  • Basic Scientist - Dr. Nishigandha Naik - Former Director, Haffkine Institute for Training, Research and Testing



  • Social Scientist - Prof. C. D. Sebastian - Faculty at HSS, IITB


  • Social Scientist - Prof. Ranjan Kumar Panda - Faculty at HSS, IITB


  • Community Representative - Ms. Manisha Naikdalal


  • Community Representative - Ms. Sridevi D. S.


  • Safety Officer (ex-officio) - Mr. K. V. Sajith, IITB

  • Member Secretary (ex-officio) - Dr. Sreelekha P. Gopinathan, Technical Officer, IRCC
VII. IEC Constitution - Office Orders
VIII. Guidelines for reference
IX. Gallery
X. For any assistance, contact:
  Member Secretary - Dr. Sreelekha P Gopinathan, Technical Officer, IRCC 
Tel: 7029; Email: iec[at]