FAQ

Most frequent questions and answers
  • What is the mission and vision of NIMR?

Nigerian Institute of Medical Research Vision and Mission

  • What is NIMR’s core mandate?

The Nigerian Institute of Medical Research’s core mandate is to conduct research into diseases of public health importance.

  • NIMR Headquarters?

The Nigerian Institute of Medical Research is located at 6, Edmund Crescent off Murtala Mohammed way P.M.B. 2013 Yaba,  Lagos Nigeria

  • Does NIMR have Liaison and Outstation offices in other States?

Yes, NIMR has Liaison offices in Abuja and Outstation offices in Maiduguri, Kainji and Asaba.

NIMR is open Monday – Friday: 8 am – 4 pm

  • NIMR Official Contacts

Telephone: +234 909 213 3886

Email: info@nimr.gov.ng

  • Meet the Director-General of NIMR

The Director General of NIMR is Prof. Babatunde Lawal Salako

  • Departmental Contacts

NIMR staff information can be reached on the departments/units page on the website

  • NIMR Social Media Handles

Twitter: @nimrnigeria

Instagram: @nimrnigeria

Facebook:@NIMRNigeria

LinkedIn: Nigerian Institute of Medical Research

Youtube: Nigerian Institute of Medical Research

  • NIMR SERVICOM (Service Compact) Unit

To Lodge Complaints about NIMR Services: https://nimr.gov.ng/servicom/

  • Services available in NIMR

HIV Clinic

TB Clinic

Specialized Clinic Services

Laboratory Services

Digital Services

Library Services

Facilities

Taking a Virtual Tour of NIMR

  • Cost of Laboratory test In NIMR

CHVG (Centre for Human Virology and Genomics)

CDL Handbook

CTBR Handbook

CIDR Handbook

Central Lab Handbook

 

Monday- Friday, 8 am – 4 pm.

  • HIV Testing / Treatment in NIMR
  • Monday- Friday: 8 am – 4 pm
  • CD4 count and viral load test in NIMR

Monday- Friday : 8 am – 4 pm

https://nimr.gov.ng/centre-for-human-virology-genomics/

 

  • NIMR ART Outpatient Clinic
    Nigerian Institute of Medical Research Yaba, Lagos. No 6 Edmund Crescent off Murtala Mohammed Way Yaba, Lagos opposite Presbyterian Church Yaba. Nearest landmark’s Yaba Market Bustop & Olarewaju Estate Yaba.
    Contact Phone No: +234 8033007252 – CHVG
    Email: chvg.micro@nimr.gov
  • Where can I find Grants information?
  • On the NIMR website
  • NIMR Intra-mural Grants
  • NIMR Extra-mural Grants
    • How can I get a job in NIMR?
Through advert placements and on the NIMR Website
    • Are there research collaboration opportunities in NIMR?
Yes, send application to info@nimr.gov.ng
    • How can I apply to undergo Undergraduate IT/ Internship Program (SIWES) Placement in NIMR?
    • Apply directly to the office of the Director-General
    • Are there Post-graduate Internship Placements in NIMR?
Yes, apply directly to the office of the Director-General
    • Are there openings for NYSC in NIMR?
Yes, apply directly to the office of the Director-General
    • Does NIMR offer volunteering opportunities?
Yes, when the need arises.
  • Can I undergo a Ph.D./Post-Ph.D./Research Bench Work in NIMR Research?
–  Yes, apply directly to the office of the Director-General
  •  Does NIMR trainings/ conferences attract CME/CPD credit units?
  • Does NIMR accept International students for internship programs?
– Yes, apply directly to the office of the Director-General
    • Trainings in NIMR
Check our website/ use the search bar on the website.
  • How can I attend NIMR Conferences? (National/International)?
  • Through conference advert available on the website between October & November of every year.
  • How can I get information about training/workshops in NIMR?
  • On NIMR Website and Social Media platforms
  • Who manages the NIMR website?
  • Library & ICT Department: info@nimr.gov.ng
  • Is there a policy involved in using NIMR Logo
  • Yes, apply directly to the office of the Director-General / send email to: info@nimr.gov.ng
  • How can I rent the NIMR auditorium/event halls?
  • Visit: https://nimr.gov.ng/nimr-consult/
  • Does NIMR have a Library? Yes
  • Is it open to non-staff? Yes
  • How do I become a member?
  • By registration
  • Does NIMR accept online payments for its services?
  • Yes, through remittal.