Central Inter-Disciplinary Research Facility (CIDRF) is a research facility recognized by the Department of Scientific & Industrial Research (DSIR), Govt. of India. CIDRF was started in 2012 to foster healthcare translational research enabled by its association to two medical (Mahatma Gandhi Medical College & Research Institute and Sri Sathya Sai Medical College & Research Institute), one dental (Indira Gandhi Institute of Dental Sciences) and one nursing (Kasturba Gandhi Nursing College) institutes. CIDRF is an Inter-Disciplinary research platform facilitating scientists, clinicians and healthcare professionals to take medical research to molecular levels.


Leadership in Translational Personalized Healthcare and Research


1. Expertise in cutting edge research
2. Increased impact on patient care
3. Expanded scope for clinical practice
4. Institutional knowledge coordination
5. Knowledge- base in healthcare research

The following are the thrust areas of CIDRF acronymed as PRIDE

1. Personalized Medicine
2. Regenerative Medicine
3. In Silico Therapeutics
4. Developmental Therapeutics
5. Evidence-Based Traditional Medicine