The IECHS of DSMCH is constituted between January 2015 to June 2015 after many deliberate discussion regarding Good clinical practices, Ethics Guidelines of various national and international scientific organizations, Drugs and Cosmetics Acts, 1945, Schedule "Y" (Amendment, 2013) and its establishment at the DSMCH after various meetings.

The IECHS started functioning from September, 2015 according to the Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) of the IECHS.

The registration process of the IECHS started from 17-03-2016 and obtained License (Registration) on 03 - 12 - 2016 of dated 22/11/2016 from the Office of Drugs Controller General of India (DCG(I)), CDSCO (Central Drugs Standard Control Organization), DGHS (Directorate General of Health Services), Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Government of India, FDA Bhawan, Kotla Road, New Delhi - 110002, India

The IECHS (Ethics Committee) of DSMCH License no. is ECR/875/Inst/TN/2016 dated 22-11-2016 issued from the DCG(I) under Rule 122DD of the Drugs & Cosmetics Rules 1945 and shall be in force for a period of three years from the date of issue.