Staff Support

Faculty of Pharmacy

Sudhakar Sekar
Senior Lecturer
Academic Qualifications

  • M.Pharm (Pharmaceutics), The TN Dr MGR Medical University, Chennai, 2006- 2008
  • B.Pharm, The TN Dr MGR Medical University, Chennai, 1997- 2001

Membership

  • Registered Pharmacist, Pharmacy council of India, Life member, 2002

AP Dr. Haja Nazeer Ahamed
Lecturer
Academic Qualifications

  • PhD (Pharmacy) – Jadavpur University, Kolkata 12/2007
  • Master in Pharmacy (Pharmacology) The TN MGR Medical University, Chennai 6/20013
  • Bachelor of Pharmacy – The TN Dr. MGR Medical University, Chennai 3/1998

Awards & Recognitions

  • Indian Council for Medical Research (ICMR) Travel Grant award New Delhi, India 2011
  • IBRO-APRC Fellowship, Hong Kong 2009
  • Dr. Manju Shree Pal Oration Award: SNPS, Jadavpur University 2005
  • Research Fellow: Dabur Research Foundation 2005
  • Outstanding student award: JSS College of Pharmacy, Ooty, TN. 2002

Membership

  • Member – Society for Neuroscience (SfN), USA
  • Life Member – Indian Pharmacological Society (IPS)
  • Member – International Brain Research Organization (IBRO)
  • Member – Malaysian Neuroscience society (MNS)
  • Life Member – Registered Pharmacist, Tamil Nadu Pharmacy Council, Chennai

M. Ahsan Iftikhar Baig
Lecturer
Academic Qualifications

  • University Sains Malaysia, Degree in MS Clinical Pharmacy, 2011 – 2014
  • Islamia University Bahawalpur, Degree in B-Pharmacy, 2001 – 2005

Membership

  • Pakistan Pharmacy Council (PPC), 2005

Ashok Kr Balaraman
Lecturer
Academic Qualifications

  • Postdoctorate Award, Charles Sturt University, 2013
  • PhD, Jadavpur University, 2011
  • M. Pharm , Jadavpur University, 2005
  • B. Pharm , The Tamilnadu Dr MGR medical University,Chennai, 2005
  • MBA (Human Resource Management, Vinayaka Missions University, Salem

Awards & Recognitions

  • Research Endeavour Award from the Senator Chris Evans, Leader of the Government in the Senate, Ministry of Tertiary Education, Skills, Science and Research, Australia, 2012
  • Young Scientist Travel Grant
    Department of Science and Technology (DST), New Delhi, India, 2011
  • CSIR Foreign Travel Grant
    Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, New Delhi, India, 2011
  • Senior Research Fellowship
    University Grants Commission (UGC), New Delhi, India, 2008
  • Post Graduate Fellowship
    University Grants Commission (UGC), Ministry of Human Resource Development (HRD), New Delhi, India, 2003

Membership

  • Life member
    The Indian Pharmaceutical Association (IPA), Mumbai-400 098, (Life/Ben/0245)2002
  • Life member
    The Tamil Nadu Pharmacy Council, Chennai (Certificate No 7712 A1)
  • Associate Member
    Malaysian Pharmaceutical Society, Malaysia, 2013

Mr. Syed Azizullah Ghori
Lecturer
Academic Qualifications

  • M. Pharm (Hospital and Clinical Pharmacy) Oct 2010 with Distinction JNTU- Hyderabad, Telangana,India
  • B. Pharm June 2007 JNTU- Hyderabad, Telangana, India

Awards & Recognitions

  • Academic Merit Award – “Best Teacher” 2013 from Deccan School of Pharmacy, Hyderabad, India

Membership

  • Associate Life Member of American College of Clinical Pharmacy,Lenexa (USA)

Dr. VasudevaRao Avupati
Lecturer
Academic Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) Specialization: Pharmaceutical Sciences, May 2013
  • Master of Pharmacy (M-Pharmacy) Specialization: Pharmaceutical Chemistry, 2008 – 2010
  • Bachelor of Pharmacy (B-Pharmacy), 2005 – 2008
  • Diploma in Pharmacy (D-Pharmacy), 2003 – 2005
  • Intermediate (MPC), 2001 – 2003
  • SSC (10th Standard), 2001

Awards & Recognitions

  • Received CSIR-SRF (Council of Scientific and Industrial Research-Senior Research Fellowship), New Delhi, Government of India, 2012
  • Received 1st prize for oral presentation in National Level Scientific & Cultural Symposium of Pharmacy Students on 25th and 26th March 2011 organized by GITAM INSTITUTE OF PHARMACY, GITAM University, Visakhapatnam-530 045

Membership

  • Former Member of Indian Pharmaceutical Association
  • Registered Pharmacist AP State Pharmacy Council (A2/42957)
  • Member of ALISON advanced learning programmes
  • Elected President of MRCAPS (Maha Raja’s College Alumni of Pharmacy Students)

Dr. J. Victor Antony Santiago
Lecturer
Academic Qualifications

  • M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D Biochemistry
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Biochemistry; Annamalai University, Annamalainagar, Chidambaram, Tamilnadu, India; Dec 2007 – Sep 2011
  • Master of Philosophy in Biochemistry; Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirapalli, Tamilnadu, India; Aug 2005 – June 2007
  • Master of Science in Biochemistry; Bharathidasan University, Tamilnadu, India; June 2001 – Apr 2003
  • Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry; Bharathidasan University, Tamilnadu, India; June 1998 – Apr 2001

Awards & Recognitions

  • Award of Senior Research Fellowship Indian Council of Medical Research, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi, India (Jan 2011- Jan 2012, Ref No. 45/50/2008-PHA/BMS)
  • Award of University Research Studentship Annamalai University, Annamalainagar, Chidambaram, Tamilnadu, India (Jun 2008 – Jun 2009, Ref No. H5/2008-09)
  • 12th Rank at UniversityLevel in the Master of Science in Biochemistry, Percentage: 77.89% (Distinction)
  • 20th Rank at UniversityLevel in the Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry, Percentage: 73.59%

Membership

  • Biochemical Society – Full Member
    Malaysian Society For Biochemistry & Molecular Biology2014 – 2016

M. Mohamed Shabi, M. Pharm
Lecturer
Academic Qualifications

  • B. Pharm, M. Pharm (Ph. D)
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Pharmacology Bharathidhasan University, Tamilnadu, India; Dec 2012 – Sep 2015 (Thesis will be submitted Dec, 2015)
  • Master of Pharmacology;Annamalai University, Tamilnadu, India; Sep 2003 – May 2005
  • Bachelor of Pharmacy Dr. MGR Medical University Oct 1996 – Apr 2001

Membership

  • Tamil Nadu Pharmacy council

Muthukumaran. G
Lecturer
Academic Qualifications

  • M.Pharmacy (Pharmacology), Delhi Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research, Delhi University, New Delhi, India, 2008
  • B.Pharmacy, Arulmigu Kalasalingam College of Pharmacy, Krishnankoil, The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R.Med University, Chennai, India, 2000

Membership

  • Pharmacy council of India (Registered Pharmacist)

Nina Varghese
Lecturer
Academic Qualifications

  • Master of Pharmacy (M. Pharm), Specialization- PHARMACEUTICS, SRIPMS, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India. March 2001
  • Bachelor of Pharmacy (B. Pharm) – College of Pharmacy, Sri Ramakrishna Institute of Paramedical Sciences,(SRIPMS) The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University.October 1998

Membership

  • Pharmacy Council of India, Chennai

M.Prabhu, M.Pharm
Lecturer
Academic Qualifications

  • M. Pharm (Pharmacy Practice), The Tamilnadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University, Chennai, 2008 – 2010
  • B. Pharm, The Tamilnadu Dr. M.G.R. MedicalUniversity, Chennai, 1998 – 2002

Awards & Recognitions

  • BEST PAPER AWARD – Indian Pharmaceutical Association 2010, Ramachandra Medical College, Chennai. (Topic- “Assessment of plasma homocysteine, vitamin B12 and folic acid in Type II Diabetes patients treated with Metformin.”)
  • Have organized house to house counseling of family members on drug therapy, proper drug administration and motivation to improve compliance, insist on completion of antibiotic course, exercise, personal hygiene, preservation of environmental hygiene and prevention of diseases etc.., in the following villages of Salem District, Tamilnadu

Membership

  • Life Member, Association of Pharmaceutical Teachers of India 2010
  • Life Member, The Indian Pharmacists Association 2010
  • Registered Pharmacist, The Tamilnadu State Pharmacy Council 2003

R.Radha, M.Pharm
Lecturer
Academic Qualifications

  • M. Pharmacy (Pharmaceutical Chemistry), Pondicherry University (A Central University), Pondicherry, 2009 – 2011
  • B. Pharmacy Pondicherry University (A Central University), Pondicherry, 2002 – 2006
  • HSCC, Thiruvalluvar GGHSS, Pondicherry, 2000 – 2002
  • SSLC, RK Vidhyalaya HS, Pondicherry, 1999 – 2000

Awards & Recognitions

  • Pondicherry University topper in M.Pharmacy and acquired Gold medal.
    PROFESSOR SURI BHAGAVANADHAM GOLD MEDAL for the outstanding Performance in the M.Pharmacy (Pharmaceutical Chemistry) during July 2011
  • Had won first prize in Science Forum Chennai held at Sri Ramakrishna Vidhyalaya Higher Secondary School (National level)

Membership

  • Life Member, The Indian Pharmacist Association 2013
  • Registered Pharmacist, The Pondicherry Pharmacy Council 2006

Venu
Lecturer
Academic Qualifications

  • B. Pharm. (Hons), Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS, Pilani, INDIA), 1988

Membership

  • Tamilnadu Pharmacy Council, India, Registered Pharmacist, 1988