National Institute Of Indian medical Heritage (NIIMH) To serve as a common platform for all scholars, Institutions, Organizations involved in the history of medicine and allied disciplines. To create awareness regarding the importance and inclusion of History of medicine in current Medical education of India. To arrange for lectures, discussions and exhibitions, to spread the knowledge of the History of world medicine in general and of Medicine in India, in particular. Publication of Bulletin devoted to critical studies or original researches in Historical aspects of World medicine in general and Medicine in India, in particular. Preparation of catalogues of books, rare books, manuscripts, epigraphs and articles on the history of World and Indian medicine. To Innovate new avenues to procure rare and antique collections to update the Medico historical Library, Museum. To Preserve and digitalize the rare books, manuscripts, photographs, films, microfilms of Medico historical importance for the benefit of future generations. Translation, editing & publication of manuscripts, rare and out of print books of medico-historical importance. To establish mutual contacts, collaboration with Research Organizations, Associations, Libraries of common interest in India and abroad.