Barrackpore Population Health Research Foundation (BPHRF) is a registered Non Government Organization recognized by West Bengal Society Registration Act,1961, Govt. of West Bengal, India. The foundation established "Barrackpore Health Study" in 1999 to work in the field of public health, epidemiological and clinical research in India. The foundation is internationally associated with West Australia Institute of Medical Research, School of Population Health (University of West Australia) and nationally with Barrackpore Ramakrishna Vivekananda Mission, India.
Over the years, careful monitoring of the study population has led of the organization to identify the major communicable and non-communicable diseses, associated risk factors and also the compilation of data store on the associations.. The Barrackpore Health Study has been extending its important scientific contributions by enhancing its research capabilitie.
BPHRF manages a valuable database as a resource for medical researchers. The organization often works collaboratively with leading local, national and international researchers on medical and population health studies and projects.