Welcome to PIHS-ORIC
Under the directives and supervision of Higher Education Commission (HEC) Pakistan, the Office of Research, Innovation & Commercialization (ORIC) was established at Prime Institute of Health Sciences, Islamabad in August 2021. Office of Research, Innovation & Commercialization (ORIC) provides end to end services for all matters pertaining to research & development, innovation, Inventions, commercialization, patents, collaborations, arranging seminars/ colloquia/ symposium/ conferences/ workshops and research publication honorarium. The office also organizes a range of conferences, seminars, workshops and industrial trips that inculcate leadership skills and enforce camaraderie amongst students. By and large Office of Research, Innovation & Commercialization (ORIC) is the focal point for all research related activities of the PIHS. ORIC facilitates the researchers (faculty members and scholars) to promote their research work both nationally and internationally. The office has established strong linkages with relevant stakeholders and is in the process of refining a decent chunk of potential business ideas in all academic disciplines by students. ORIC at PIHS wish to develop an entrepreneurial culture amongst faculty and students, that not only meets but exceeds the growing needs of the job market in Pakistan and become the driving force behind research and economic development of Pakistan.
Objectives & Functions
The Office of Research, Innovation & Commercialization (ORIC) aims to:
- Develop, expand, enhance and manage the International Prime Institute of Health Sciences’ research programs
- Link research activities directly to the educational, social and economic priorities of PIHS and its broader community
- Ensure that the quality of research reflects the highest international standards and advances the stature of the PIHS among the world’s best research institutions
Assistant Manager ORIC