Great opportunity for M.Pharm as Research Scientist at St. John’s Research Institute- Apply before 10th February 2024

St. John's Research Institute

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About St. John’s Research Institute

The St. John’s Research Institute (SJRI) operates as part of the St. John’s National Academy of Health Sciences, overseen by the CBCI Society for Medical Education. Since its inception, St. John’s has been driven by a commitment to excellence in academic programs and a dedication to serving society. This commitment has led to a holistic approach to addressing community health issues.

In the year 2000, recognizing the importance of fostering excellence in research, the Academy made the decision to establish an institute specifically focused on research and capacity development within St. John’s. The overarching vision included the enhancement of community and patient health through extensive research initiatives and the development of a Center for Excellence in medical research in India.

This strategic move aimed at creating a platform for cutting-edge research and the advancement of medical knowledge, ultimately contributing to the betterment of healthcare practices in the community. The establishment of the St. John’s Research Institute underscored the institution’s dedication to both academic excellence and proactive engagement with the broader healthcare challenges facing society.

Job Post: Project Research Scientist I-ICMR -SRUM NTF- Project

Join a Multicentre Research Project in Medical Science

Position Starting:

15th February 2024

No. of Vacancy: One

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Postgraduate in Medicine (General medicine, Community Medicine, or Pharmacology) OR
  • Postgraduate degree in Pharmacy / Public Health



Language: Good Communication in English


  • Experience in Clinical data collection, including interviews/surveys
  • Experience of working in Public Health/Medical Research Projects

Brief Description about the Project:

A Multicentre multi-method study for the development and Validation of a Deprescribing Tool, followed by Implementation and evaluation of its impact, facilitators, and barriers. The study will be conducted in 3 phases:

Phase 1: Study approvals, Systematic review, and development plus validation of a deprescribing tool.

Phase 2: Implementation and evaluation of the Tool and validation

Phase 3: Evaluation of barriers and facilitators to implementation, modification of the tool if required after the analysis of INIs, data analysis, study report preparation, feedback to prescribers.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Data collection, Documentation, conducting participant interviews, clinical case record maintenance.
  • Technical support for Delphi process and in-depth interviews.
  • Oversee the prescription data collection at the site.
  • Any other duty assigned by the PI/Co-PI/supervisory officer from time to time.

How to Apply:

Interested candidates may send their Resume to: E-mail cover letter and curriculum vitae on or before 10th February 2024 to / and cc to

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