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

Vision: To be an institution of excellence in basic, applied and operational research for the promotion of National Health and Development in Nigeria.

Mission: To conduct research into diseases of public health importance in Nigeria and develop structures for the dissemination of research findings while providing the enabling environment and facilities for health research and training in cooperation with the federal and state ministries of health and in collaboration with universities, allied institutions and organized private sector nationally and internationally. For more: Nigerian Institute of Medical Research Vision and Mission

  • 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. https://nimr.gov.ng/contact/
  • Opening Hours
  • NIMR is open Monday – Friday : 8 am – 4pm
  • Departmental Contacts
  • NIMR staff information can be reached on the departments/units page on the website: http://www.nimr.gov.ng/
  • NIMR Social Media Handles

Twitter: @nimrnigeria

Instagram: @nimrnigeria

Facebook :@NIMRNigeria

LinkedIn: Nigerian Institute of Medical Research

Youtube: Nigerian Institute of Medical Research

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  • Services available in NIMR ( Tap to specific paragraphs- drop down menu)

HIV Clinic

TB Clinic

Specialized Clinic Services

Laboratory Services

Digital Services

Library Services