Dr. Renu Bala is presently working as Research Officer (Hom)/Scientist-1 in Regional Research Institute for Homoeopathy, Imphal, Manipur, under Central Council for Research in Homoeopathy, New Delhi (An autonomous body of Ministry of AYUSH, Govt. of India). She has worked as Female Medical Officer under National Rural Health Mission, Uttar Pradesh and as Research Associate, Clinical Research Unit, Siliguri, West Bengal under Central Council for Research in Homoeopathy, New Delhi.
She has done her graduation from National Homoeopathic Medical College and Hospital, Lucknow, U.P. and completed her MD(Hom) from National Institute of Homoeopathy (NIH), Salt Lake, Kolkata.
This paper addresses the Role of Homeoprophylaxis in Epidemics. It also enlists the scientific trials confirming the effectiveness in HP with special reference to the contributions made by Central Council of Research in Homeopathy to the field.