Achutha Menon Centre for Health Science Studies
SCTIMST, established in 1974
The AMCHSS is the Health Sciences wing of the Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences & Technology (SCTIMST). Established in 1974, the SCTIMST is an "Institute of National Importance" and a full member of the Association of Indian Universities & the Association of Commonwealth Universities. The Achutha Menon Centre for Health Science Studies (AMCHSS) is recognized as a centre of excellence for public health training by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare Government of India.