ACRC (Amala Cancer Research Centre)
Amala Cancer Research Centre is an integral part of Amala Institute of Medical Sciences (AIMS) situated amidst of 40 acres of green landscape in the valley of Vilangan Hills, 8 KM from Thrissur town. The Centre is started in 1982 with the idea “to undertake scientific research in the area of cancer and other related branches of medical sciences both basic and applied fields” and registered as an independent society in 1984 under the Travancore-Cochin Literary, Scientific and Charitable Societies Act, 1955. The Centre is managed by the Trusteeship of Christian Missionaries, CMI Devamatha Province. Centre has a Managing Director, Deputy Managing Director, Research Director and has a Governing Body, Executive Committee, Research Advisory Council and Institutional Animal Ethical Committee. These bodies have eminent scientists, educationalists and social activists from several Institutions of India.