Welcome To NIMR

The Nigerian Institute of Medical Research (NIMR) was established through the National Science and Technology Act of 1977, the Medical Research Council of Nigeria was renamed the National Institute of Medical Research. This name was further changed to the Nigerian Institute of Medical Research (NIMR) in 1993.


Who We Are

Our Vision

To be an institution of excellence in basic, applied and operational research for the promotion of national health and development in Nigeria...

Our Mission

To conduct research into diseases of public health importance in Nigeria and develop structures for the dissemination of research findings...

Our Mandate

The mandate of the Institute under the enabling Act of 1977 are  to conduct research into Communicable diseases of Public Health importance in the country and  to conduct research into Non-Communicable Diseases prevalent in the country...

Core Values

Respect, Dignity, Fairness, TeamWork, Honesty,  Integrity, Leadership, Excellence, Responsibility, Relevance, Innovation, HardWork, Equity, Communication - internal and external, Accountability and Transparency, Fair Reward and Recognition


Latest News

Center for Human Virology and Genomics (CHVG) listed as a WHO Prequalification Evaluating Laboratory

Center for Human Virology and Genomics, now a WHO Prequalification Evaluating Laboratory The Center for Human Virology and Genomics (CHVG) ...
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Research Advisory Board

NIMR DG, Prof. Babatunde Lawal Salako on December 12, 2017, inagurated Research Advisory Board for the Institute as part of ...
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Trending News

Professor Babatunde Lawal Salako

“Poor research funding will continue to hinder good healthcare” ...
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DG-NIMR

“We have been trying to bring NIMR to function like an academic Institute that it is” ...
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Nigeria gets the First Internationally Accredited Public Medical Laboratory

PRESS BRIEFING ON THE OCCASION OF THE PRESENTATION OF ACCREDITATION CERTIFICATE TO THE CENTER FOR HUMAN VIROLOGY AND GENOMICS NIMR ...
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Training

NIMR-ACURET  5-Day Training/Workshop: February 5 – 9,  2018

NIMR-ACURET  5 – Day Training/Workshop Theme: Essentials of Responsible Animal Experimentation: Ranext Basics Date: February 5 – 9,  2018 Time: 8: 30 ...
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REMITA PAYMENT GUIDELINE

Online payment guideline for NIMR services & training ...
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Malaria Microscopy Training / Workshop

a 7-day Malaria Microscopy Workshop/Taining Theme: Effective Malaria Microscopy, RDT & Molecular Techniques March 11-19, 2018 CPD Accredited by MLSCN ...
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News Archives

What To Know About Ebola

How Is Ebola Fever Diagnosed: Ebola fever is diagnosed using blood tests to detect the Ebola virus in your blood ...
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MALARIA RESEARCH: TREND IN FUNDING

A presentation by Dr. Sam.  Awolola (PhD) Deputy Director of Research /Head, Malaria Research Group, NIMR on World Malaria Day ...
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Implication of Pyrethroid Insecticides resistance in Nigeria

Implication of Pyrethroid Insecticides resistance in Nigeria by  Dr. Sam ...
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Medical Laboratory Science Council of Nigeria paid advocacy visit to NIMR

The Members of Medical Laboratory Science Council of Nigeria paid an advocacy visit to the Institute on March 3rd, 2017.  ...
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