ICTPH Partnerships

The University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing is the only Ivy League institution to offer Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctoral degrees in nursing. The mission of the School, as part of a major research university, is to develop, disseminate, and utilize nursing knowledge through research, education, and clinical practice. The School of Nursing is one of 12 Schools at the University of Pennsylvania, a nationally-ranked research university founded by Benjamin Franklin in 1740. Penn Nursing is a mentor to the "Capacity Building" function at ICTPH, and jointly we aim to explore the feasibility of the Nurse Practitioner concept for the Indian subcontinent.


With a mission to create a world class centre for leading-edge business-driven research in India, the IKP Knowledge Park (a Section 25 not-for-profit company) nestles in a 200-acre pollution free zone in Genome Valley, Hyderabad. The masterplan of the Park mirrors its objective of nurturing an environment for innovation and the expected growth in life sciences and related fields. It has a mix of ready-to-use multi - tenanted modular wet laboratory blocks (Innovation Corridors) with in- built flexibility around some common, shared facilities and support services, as well as developed land for customized R&D facilities. ICTPH and IKP Knowledge Park jointly aim to promote the shared vision of IKP Trust of connecting research to masses.


SughaVazhvu Healthcare was founded with a mission to offer accessible and affordable primary healthcare services towards the eventual aim of demonstrating a model for “disease-free communities”. In delivering its services, SughaVazhvu Healthcare is the Operations Partner of ICTPH. SughaVazhvu’s primary care operations are based in Thanjavur district, Tamil Nadu.


JIPMER (Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education & Research) has emerged as one among the top best five medical institutes in the country and is poised to become the global giant in health sector. JIPMER is unique in providing best health care facilities of all broad specialties and super specialties free of cost to the community. ICTPH has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with JIPMER pertaining to a bridge training programme for equipping traditional physicians with basic allopathic skills.


Sensei Technologies is an information technology solutions provider offering IT solutions and services for various business problems. Sensei is ICTPH's technology partner for development and maintenance of its proprietary web application, IKP-TechPrima, to power primary healthcare delivery.