Our study included only final year PGMT who have nearly completed their fellowship requirements including participating in research methodology workshop.
Our study portrayed good perspicacity toward research amongst PGMT.
2%) PGMTs had worked as data collector in various studies conducted at their institutions while only 21(18.
Measures should be taken at postgraduate level to involve and support the PGMTs in health research with formal training programs and good mentorship.
In the past, numerous studies have shown the level of involvement of post- graduate medical trainees (PGMTs) in health research activities, but only little attention is devoted to identify the obstacles and barriers to perform the research among PGMTs.
The PGMTs were requested to fill in the questionnaire after getting their written consent.
One hundred and fourteen (n=114) PGMTs who gave their written consent to participate in this study, responded with complete filled in questionnaires.
2%) PGMTs had the perception that research is an important and crucial activity in medical profession while 96 (84.
In relation to practices towards research, 89 (78%) PGMTs attended various research methodology workshops, 63 (55.