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There is no better feeling for us than when you leave a great feedback. Your success and satisfaction with our programs matters greatly to us and we try our best every day to provide you with the best that online learning has to offer. At James Lind Institute, it is all about YOU.

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01 JUL


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"I am a pharmacist working with Tanzania Food and Drugs Authority, a regulatory body in the Ministry of Health in Tanzania. Current my carrier is clinical trials control and pharmacovigilance within the national drug regulatory body. I handle applications for conducting clinical trials in Tanzania as well as monitoring safety of registered medicines. I am proud to join JLI and pursue a course on Advanced Post-Graduate in Clinical Research and Medical Writing. It has enriched me with vast skills and knowledge, and I am now very confident when interacting with principal investigators, CROs and sponsors of clinical researches."
Henry Irunde
Chief Pharmacist
Ministry of Health and Social Welfare, Tanzania

“Being a student at JLI has rightly placed me on course to achieving my lifelong dream of becoming a clinical research professional. The very friendly format of the lectures and the almighty online campus tutoring centre (OCTC) are the two major engines of academic excellence in this institution. Even before completion, I had already received an offer to work at a CRO in my country Nigeria. I genuinely recommend this institution for any true clinical research aspirant.”
Dr. Shamsuddeen Sani, MBBS
Senior Program Officer Clinton Health Access Initiative
Kano, Nigeria

"I would recommend JLI to anyone who wishes to pursue any course in clinical research. JLI courses are very focused, self paced and interactive.
Since I joined the programme, I have found it very useful. It has been very comprehensive and thorough. The content and volume of the course is certainly above a diploma level. I feel the diploma course was extra ordinary and I have achieved my over all objectives with the course."
Dr. Inam Khan, MBBS(Pesh), MRCP(Ire), MRCP(Glasgow), Dip HSM(UK)
Registrar Department of Cardiology
Beaumont Hospital, Dublin, Ireland

My experience is just fantastic. Even I am planning to do some more courses after this from JLI. JLI reinforced my convictions, and eliminates gaps in understanding. Since I always converse with medical fraternity and pharmaceutical productions colleagues, it gives me a confidence. Though my domain is operations and process excellence nonetheless, it’s very useful."
Mr. Aneek Gupta has about 20 years of pharmaceutical experience in domestic and international pharmaceutical industry.
Aneek Gupta, B.Sc, MBA
Incharge Bukavu DRC
Democratic Republic of Congo

I was very happy that I have chosen the JLI for my education. It's a very effective trainings program and the support is excellent! I had the feeling that the content is very complete and covers all relevant topics in Medical Writing. Thank you very much for your support in my education. Keep going like that!"
Michaela Jambor
Medical Operations Leader
Parexel, Berlin, Germany

"I can say that the modules that I have completed have been very well presented and informative."
John Tabar
Medical Services Manager
Nycomed Pty Ltd, Australia

"Indeed, the course has been very interesting, informative, consistent and organized that I have learned a lot. I would like also to seize this opportunity to thank my professors very much for the great efforts they did during the course time replying and clarifying any queries. I look forward to joining another JLI's program in The future and at the same time, I will recommend JLI with my colleagues in Egypt, Saudi Arabia and other countries."
Ahmed Nasser
Product Specialist
Bristol - Myers Squibb, Saudi Arabia

"I'm delighted to receive the soft copy of my certificate and would want to thank management of James Lind Institute for the wisdom and patience during my learning. I enjoyed every moment of my learning at the institution."
Jones Munang'andu
Clinical Instructor
Ministry of Health, Zambia

Thank you very much. It was a great and amazing experience of online course. Thank you so much for the timely help and support."
Dr. Sandhya Chapagain Acharya, MBBS, MD
Clinical Oncologist
National Academy of Medical Science
Bir Hospital, Kathmandu, Nepal


"I thoroughly enjoy the pharma perspective that your course gives to academicians like me."
Dr. Sarita Prabhakaran
Research Assistant and Pathologist
King Faisal Specialist Hospital
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia


"I have no qualms in accepting that at first I didn't think that I will be taking home so much of learning from this course. However after I started studying I kind of got hooked to the study material, very innovative & informative."
Prem Sethi, B.Pharm
Deputy General Manager
Cognizant, Hyderabad, India

"The experience was very pleasant . Easy to use and convenient especially for students like myself doing the course while holding down a full time job . The content was up to date and relevant. The course is by various recognized bodies of accreditation. I already have excelled in my career with the qualification .I would and have recommended the course to friends"
Angelina Kay
Expert Clinical Manager
Basel-City, Switzerland

"I am excited for having completed my professional development in Advanced Post Graduate Diploma in Tropical Medicine, Surveillance and Immunization at JLI. With this great effort and success, I would like to thank the founder and academic department of JLI including the lecturers for their effort of providing Training & Education Programs in areas such as clinical research, medical writing, pharmacovigilance, healthcare etc.
With the achievement of ADPGDTMSI at JLI, I am now a well trained, nurtured and oriented Public Health Specialist with expertise in Tropical Medicine, Public Health Surveillance and Immunization that will contribute in promotion, prevention and protection of communities from preventable diseases, by supporting and encouraging communities to use, in addition, available resources for the prevention of diseases at their localities, participating in delivering health care services across the Country and beyond borders without fear or favor and segregation or division in all forms.
While I was still doing my course and about to complete, I referred one of my colleagues to join the studies. I will surely encourage others to join and do their professional trainings from JLI.
James Lind Institute is my first and best online training that I have ever got. Long Live JLI !"
Jok Peter Mayom, BSc


"I am currently working as an Imaging Research Associate in one of the leading CRO’s in India, Parexel International Pvt Ltd. Getting into such a big company was like a dream come true for me which would never have happened without the support given by my mentors and directors of James Lind Global Research Academy. The course had a cutting edge curriculum which includes online learning management system along with teaching faculty. I thank entire James Lind Global Research Academy team for their cooperation and guidance in helping me to start a career in such a renowned company."
Sushmitha Matangi, B.Pharm
Imaging Research Associate, Parexel
Hyderabad, India

"Thank you for all the support and guidance offered by your institution. Its a pleasure and honor to be a student of James Lind Institute. The study sessions were organised and easy to understand. All thanks for the quick response to all the queries and emails."
Dr. Nuby Luke
Drug safety associate
Sciformix, Pune, India

"I am very happy to inform you my successful recruitment by Max Neeman International, after going through regular hiring process. I'm very grateful to everybody at JLI who provided all the necessary support. The present position is an important step for me as I entered the challenging field of clinical research immediately after my course completion. The clinical research course offered at JLI is highly comprehensive and provides excellent knowledge of various areas wherein you could shape a career in the ever-growing world of research. I would take this opportunity to thank the faculty who delivered us not only knowledge, but also gave us professional advice, suggestions, and orientation. Anyone who is looking to receive an in-depth and extensive knowledge of clinical research as well as some practical, real-life experience will definitely find that in programs conducted by JLI."
Dr. Kalpana Peyyeti, BAMS
Clinical Research Coordinator
Max Neeman International, Hyderabad, India

"Its a really a good experience with this online course. I am lucky to pursue this combined course in clinical research and pharmacovigilance via online mode. As I did not want a full time course, this online course is really good for me. So far, I had done few assignments, but I am enjoying the study. The way of learning is extremely good, slide presentations, additional readings, videos and octc etc. OCTC is very helpful as one can easily solve all their doubts from home. Project and test pattern are good too. My overall experience is really good here. And thanks to professors for solving the queries on time. The journey is smooth till now and I am enjoying."
Ms. Tulshi Vasant, B.Pharm
Ahmedabad, Gujara

"I am vehement of the fact that the study material provided by JLI has been really helpful to me in understanding the various technicalities of the course and also the modules designed were easy and understandable. The learning skills and target oriented techniques of the course has helped me work on the professional aspects of clinical research including the prelude of pharmacovigilance which has moved me to an advanced stage of knowledge synthesis. The study materials have also based several illustrations to make concepts clear and interactive to the readers."
Dr. Ashalatha K., BDS
Lead Data Manager
Cognizant, Mumbai, India

"Your classes were wonderful. You are so thorough with the concepts and have an in-depth knowledge of the application. That makes you an excellent mentor. You were very considerate about our issues and took action immediately to help us, specially by enabling us to access the Oracle pharmaceutical apps link at almost all times."
Dr. Veena Chandra, BPT, MBA
CRA Training Assistant and Consultant
CRA School of Montreal, Canada

"Thanks for taking us all through the entire OPA sessions. It was a wonderful learning experience for me to learn Oracle Clinical through an online class. I appreciate your patience and understanding in clearing everyone's doubt throughout the entire sessions. All the sessions were well organized from your side. I also thank you for taking all the sessions in a simplified manner to everyone's level of understanding."
Bala Murali
Process Specialist
Cognizant, Bangalore, India

"All the sessions were very interesting and impressive. Thank you so much for your inputs, ideas, suggestions, helping everyone & making us understand the subject matter & its importance."
Chandrakriti Singh Maisnam
Process Specialist
Cognizant, Bangalore, India

"Thank you for the support and to the James Lind Institute. This institute gave me lot of support to my career for which am thankful to the team."
Dr. Sudarshan Ramachandran, MDS
Assistant Professor
Thai Moogambigai Dental College and Hospital, Chennai, India

"It was my privilege to do the course in clinical research & pharmacovigilance. It has significantly helped me to gain much more information and understanding regarding the pharma industry."
Dr. Md. Iftakhar, MBBS, MD
Manager Pharmacovigilance
Kinapse Pharmaceuticals, New Delhi, India

"I am glad to say that JLI extended to me a wider concept on clinical research and pharmacovigilance. I am very thankful to all of you for showing me a right path to succeed. I am now working with a reputed Pharmacovigilance company called Synowledge located in Mysore."
Gouthami. B, M. Pharm
Drug Safety Associate
Quintiles India, Bangalore

"Well about the study programme and design, i would say that the study is designed in a very appropriate way, the course advancement has been planned in a efficient manner so as to be able to download details in a clear and precise way with an ease of understanding. The information is well detailed. Overall the learning experience was pretty good with vast coverage of the areas of clinical research and major studies along with reference links, as and when appropriate."
Mahesh Mirajkar, B.Sc Microbiology
Clinical Research Associate
Mumbai, India

"It had been a wonderful experience in being a student of James Lind institute,and exploring my skills and knowledge in data management.The Modules were very comfortable for easy access to the topics and I must comment upon the live help which is something very good for selecting courses and getting in touch with team JLI. I wish all the very best to the team James Lind Institute in educating and imparting knowledge of clinical research.I'm very delighted in recommending James Lind institute legacy to all my friends and colleagues."
Joby George
Clinical Research Nurse
Medanta-The Medicity, Gurgaon, India

"With regard to my experience with the course, although it is really intensive and hard work I am glad I undertook it as it is a valuable addition to my resume."
Sapna Mehta, M.Sc Biotechnology
Medical Transcriptionist
OzeScribe Pty Ltd, Pune, India

"When I was not sure where to pursue clinical research course online, JLI was suggested by one of my friends, this has been my end of search for a good online course. The tutorials are self explanatory and well paced. The tests after each lesson added lot of boost and confidence in my learning. The help and support from JLI staff is prompt and very informative. Do not miss the opportunity of interacting with other students during the course through Online Campus Tutoring Center(OCTC).The collaborative learning is indeed effective. To conclude , JLI is one stop place for online clinical research course. I would strongly recommend this course for the students. It is a collaborative learning model and an opportunity to learn, share experience and knowledge with different people around the world. This course is definitely one of the best."
Ramya Reddy, B.Pharm
Hyderabad, AP,

"I am indeed delighted on this. I consider this as a milestone in my life and hopefully I would be able to make use of the knowledge I gained effectively for good causes. About my feedback, I find this course very comprehensive. The website was very interactive and the support was excellent. One gets thorough knowledge on the related subjects and I feel I tried my level best to gain considerable knowledge on all subjects I studied. From my side I wish the Institute many many laurels in the years to come. Thanking you once again for all the support and co-operation given to me to complete my course."
P Sneha Menon, M.Sc Bioinformatics
Kerala, India


"I am grateful for the support and training received from your institution. I look forward to taking another course in the nearest future, also referring my colleagues for courses."
Akinwale Ogundipe


"Thank you for the excellent course. I am looking forward to studying with JLI in future for Masters Program in either; Public Health, Bioinformatics or Biostatistics."
Mathias John
Healthcare Professional
Unc Project, Tidziwe Centre
Lilongwe, Malawi

"Is pretty nice depth knowledge regarding subject actually right now i am doing my course work"
Raunak Srivastava
Research Assistant
UP, India

"Becoming a Research Professional has always been my aspiration and I am very happy to associate with James Lind Institute. I get the flexibility to log in at any time to study and to discuss any topics with fellow students and faculty."
Vladimir Stalin, M.Pharm
Budapest, Hungary

"It was a great experience during the course. The lessons were easy to follow and were written in easy language. I hope the knowledge I acquired will be helpful to me in future."
Dr. Anjali Agarwal, BDS
Dehradun, India

"This programme was very useful for me. The information is wisely structured and is well-organised. Professor is always very helpful and his responses are very informative. It was a great pleasure to study with you. I got a lot of interesting information which I definitely will be able to use in my work."
Anna Esina
Clinical Trial Assistant
St. Petersburg, Russia

"Thank you for all the help and support given during the course and even after completion of the course. Hope this support and communication will be continued whenever needed to guide me in decision making and for knowledge support. I am very glad i have done my course in such an institution which support their students in resume making and are delighted to help them in job hunt too. Thanking you once again for the support and prompt reply whenever needed. Thank you SST team."
Deepa Vinod
Healthcare Professional
Dubai, UAE

"All the sessions taken by you were wonderful. I really enjoyed all your classes, all the concepts were taught clearly and I would like to thank you personally for teaching us and spending your time."
Abdullah Ansari
Maintenance Engineer
Samama Group of Companies, Makkah, Saudi Arabia

"I must confess your course is well equipped and very challenging. To be honest am composed, more confident to deal with any course issue."
Timothy Ekwebelem
M.Sc Clinical Drug Development
Bart & The London Queen Mary School of Medicine & Dentistry
Pharma Industry Professional


"The training was very good. I also enjoyed the fact that I was allowed to pay my fees in installment."
Boniface Chione
Deputy Clinic Coordinator

"Loved the training particularly the broad themes in regulatory affairs across the globe"
Leah Nawegulo
Science Officer (Research Management)
Kampala, Uganda

"I am very satisfied after i successfully got my Advanced Postgraduate Diploma in Tropical Medicine(APGDTMSI), Surveillance and Immunization. I preparing fund now to pursue Masters in Health Management with JLI. Thanks JLI."
Phyela Mbeya
Director, St Gabriels Hospital

"I'd like to thank my mentors and JLI for giving me this platform and learn about clinical research and its functions, which is a complete new course/subject to me. It also helped me to balance my regular studies apart from JLI. I am grateful to JLI for this extra feather in my cap in the field of education, and I am proud to be a part of this family called JLI."
Syndi Seles Sherratt, M.Sc Biotech
Associate Medical Writer
Parexel, India

"My training has been very interesting. I have studied alot of exciting topics. Upon completion of my study, i wish to continue onto the Masters program."
Vitalis Aondoaver
Hygiene and Sanitation Specialist,
Port Harcourt, Nigeria

"I am very satisfied with the program, I am remaining with 4 modules out of 11, but it has significantly enhanced my leadership and management abilities in such a way that I am well organised and able to run the activities in my department with less stress, I sense in myself the qualities of new leader."
Dr Justin Cishiya
Doctor in-charge of Lesotho Flying Doctor service,
Department of Ministry of Health
Maseru, Lesotho

I am quite satisfied with the curricular content that is addressed in the course, it is very complete. Maybe some topic needs to be updated. Overall, I feel that I have learned a lot.
Sonia Solbes-Godina
Prescription Medicines Trainer
Boehringer Ingelheim


"JLI is a wonderful place study with. Sometimes I need access to online JLI library but I do not know how that can be done. I would love to get more support in biostatistics. Thanks. Bless you!"
Bhekisisa Senzo Tsabedze
Associate Nurse Adviser
AIDS Free/Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation

"It was a rich, full of information program,I learned lots of useful information which helped me in the professional side, most of all I enjoyed the online sessions with professors from different universities .Those sessions were very helpful in strengthen my theoretical knowledge."
Aseel Mugahed
Public Health Officer
AFD (previously BDN global)


"Your training is excellent, I am well equipped with Pharmaceutical Medicine's knowledge. I appreciate and recommend JLI to all who wish to train online."
Albert Idahya
Lecturer, Sebastian Kolowa Memorial University


"My training at JLI to obtain my Advanced Diploma in Public Health was an exalted honor. After the training, I was surprised to be offered a provisional appointment as a facility manager in my state of origin, Imo State in Nigeria by Patient Safety and Global Sustainable Initiative Organization. Corporation of Understanding (COU) has been approved and I am waiting to start off the program for the organization. I wondered how the organization got to know about me. I am very grateful for JLI to have made me obtained such a degree with distinction. That means, I put much work in my course to come out with such good result. Thanks, JLI."
Ejimole Fidelia Onwuekwe
UCH, Ibadan, Nigeria

"Your methods of training is extremely wonderful.I have a vast experience in online training from various institutes which involves both credit and non credit-bearing courses, but the procedure of study i found in your institute was the most simple, straightforward and convenient. One thing i once again love very much with JLI was its ability to put in place plagiarism-detected software which makes it very hard to copy other people's work without an expressed written consent. I hope to return in few weeks to complete my study with you which came to a halt due to some financial challenges i found myself in."
Sule Suleiman Taura
Community Health Officer
Jigawa State MoH

"It was a great learning opportunity for me and I have recommended JLI to 5 people who have all taken courses with the institute."
Abdul-Fatahi Adam
Governance Advisor
Global Communities Ring

"I am Dr Henry ....I am so excited to take up the APGDGMCH. Oh My God, the modules are super. I have several years of work as a public health expert...Let me tell you guys, I am indeed learning new skills at JLI. "
Dr. Henry Kelakazola
Senior Technical Advisor
World Vision International
Lusaka, Zambia

"Thank you very much. I really enjoyed and benefited from this learning hopefully will improve my performance at my current and future carriers."
Dr. Zegeli Bilishanga, MD
VMMC Advisor - Tanzania
Henry Jackson Foundation Medical Research International (HJFMRI)
Mbeya, Tanzania

"I am writing to let you know that i receive the certificate in my hand. Thank you so much for your quality and timely delivery of services. i appreciate a lot."
Abdirashid Hussein Salat
Project Officer
World Vision, Somalia

"Before joining the course I had personally visited the office and the staff was very helpful. The topics covered in the course were vast and good. They provide theoretical knowledge via virtual class room and practical knowledge by assigning a project work at the end of each module. To summarize JLI helps in overall development of a person who wants a career in clinical knowledge. The concept of virtual classroom is very innovative and helpful. The approach to the professors via OCTC is very helpful and I have observed that the professors promptly and patiently answer the queries of the students."
Dr. P. Sudha, BAMS
Medical Writer
MakroCare, Hyderabad

JLI e-Learning

At JLI we have developed a simple to use e-Campus which you can use to seamlessly access your training materials. In your e-Campus you can watch your audio-visual lessons, access multi-media content, documents, tests, assignments and even interact with faculty and peers.

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