Jubilee Centre for Medical Research (JCMR) is the central research facility to all the institutions under the Jubilee Mission Hospital Trust. It is a recognised centre of the Department of Scientific and Industrial Research (DSIR), Ministry of Science &Technology, Govt. of India, involved in health care and allied research.


The current innovative patient management at Jubilee reflects the academic interest and research outcome of the pioneers. External funded researches were common from early days. A research centre to coordinate the activities started functioning in August 2010. Dr. D M Vasudevan, the well known medical researcher and recipient of Dr. B C Roy Award took over as the Director in April 2014, and JCMR became the officialresearch wing of Jubilee Trust.

The aim of JCMR is to bridge the gap between medical research and clinical practice, making the process less tedious and hassle free. Today, the clinical issues are addressed at genetic, molecular and biochemical levels to effect speedy diagnosis and treatment. The last decade witnessed the dynamic growth of this centre with improved research output in medical field. The centre has even reported a novel gene mutation in 2019 that affects sexual development in humans.

Recognitions & Approvals
  • Scientific and Industrial Research Organization (SIRO) - Department of Scientific and Industrial Research (DSIR), Ministry of Science and Technology, Govt. of India.

  • Recognised centre of Kerala University of Health Sciences (KUHS) for Ph.D programme in Medical, Nursing and Paramedical & Allied Health Sciences

  • Registered with NITI AYOG, Govt. of India under NGO DARPAN

  • u/s 35.I(ii) of IT Act by the Ministry of Finance, Govt. of India

  • Ethics Committee registered with following regulatory bodies Central Drugs Standard Control Organization, Govt. of India National Accreditation Board for Hospitals and Healthcare Providers Department of Health Research, Govt. of India HR

  • Animal Ethics Committee approved by CCSEA, Govt. of India

Thrust Areas
  • Molecular biology and Cytogenetics

  • Biochemistry, Microbiology, Virology and Neuro-Immunology

  • Epidemiology Public health and Occupational health

  • Clinical Medicine and Nursing

  • Histology Cytology and Immunohistochemistry

  • Pharmacology and Ethnomedicine

  • Ayurveda biology

  • Structural & Computational biology

  • To carry out medical research with ethical considerations and creative ideas

  • To bring forward science and research to address societal needs, education and service

  • Take the research problems from the clinics and find solutions in the lab

Contact us

Office: +91-487-2432200 / 2461000 Extn: 2459, 2455, 2453 and 2449

Research Coordinator: +91-9349151985 Email:

Faculty list
1Dr. D M Vasudevan, MD; FRCPathDirector-ResearchView
2Dr. P R Varghese, M.Sc; Ph.DResearch CoordinatorView
3Dr. Kumudam M Unni, M.Sc; Ph.DNodal OfficerView
4Dr. S. Ranjith M.Sc.,Ph DAdjunct FacultyView
5Dr. Alex George, M.Sc.; Ph.DScientistView
6Dr. Mathew John, M.Sc.; Ph.DScientistView
7Dr. R Sureshkumar, M.Sc; Ph.DScientistView
8Dr. Dileep Vijayan M.Sc, PhDScientistView
9Dr. Ravidran Ankathil, M.Sc, PhDScientistView
10Dr. Anjali Annie George, BAMS, MPHScientistView
11Dr. Raghu K G, M.Sc, PhDScientistView
12Ms. Soumya Raj, M.ScResearch AssistantView
13Ms. Mridula Vellore, M.Sc; M.PhilResearch AssistantView
14Ms. Evelyn Maria, M.ScResearch AssistantView
15Ms. Liji M J, M.ScResearch AssistantView

And three supporting staff members

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