C.L. Baid Metha College of Pharmacy
Tel : 044 – 24960151 / 24960425 / 24962592
 
 
Pharmaceutics

FACILITIES AVAILABLE
The laboratories of the department of Pharmaceutics are equipped with sophisticated equipments like Brookfield Viscometer, Probe Sonicator, Pelletizer, Peristaltic Pump, Dissolution Apparatus, Humidity Chamber, Constant Temperature Water Bath, Rotary Vacuum Evaporator, etc.,
The Department also has a pilot manufacturing machine room with facilities for preparation of tablets, liquid orals, capsules etc., It is equipped with Rotary Tableting Machine, Granulator, Tablet Coating Machine, Liquid Filling Machine, Capsule Filling Machine etc.,

RESEARCH FOCUS:
The main area of research in the department is
Drug Delivery System: Novel Drug Delivery System are formulated, characterized and animal studies carried out to prove the efficacy of the modified dosage forms. Research work is carried out on controlled release, sustained release, liposomes, niosomes, transdermal patches, floating tablets, bioadhesive systems, osmotic pumps etc.,

Techniques of solubilization: Various techniques are employed for enhancing bioavailability of drugs.
Pharmacokinetics studies : Pharmacokinetics studies on animal models are carried out to evaluate the various pharmacokinetic parameters.

 
Biodata
Name : Dr.Grace Rathnam
Designation : Principal and HOD
Qualification : M.Pharm., Ph.D.
QUALIFICATION INSTITUTION BOARD/ UNIVERSITY YEAR OF PASSING
B.Pharm Government College of Pharmacy Bangalore University 1987
M.Pharm
Pharmaceutics
Government College of Pharmacy Bangalore University 1989
Ph D C.L.Baid Metha College of Pharmacy The Tamilnadu Dr.M.G.R. Medical University 2010

Experience : Teaching: Since 1991
Industry : From 1989-1991
Email : gracerathnam@gmail.com

  • Academic achievements
    • Senate Member since 2000 in The Tamilnadu Dr.MGR Medical University.
    • Member of ‘Board of Studies’ in The Tamilnadu Dr.M.G.R. Medical University.
    • Inspector for P.C.I and The T.N Dr.MGR Medical University
    • Doctoral Committee Member for T.N Dr. MGR Medical University
    • Local Organizing Committee member of the 55th and 64th Indian Pharmaceutical Congress in 2003 and 2012
    • Organizing Secretary for International Conference on Drug Development from Medicinal Plants-Issues and Problems
    • Organizing Secretary for two day workshop for practicing pharmacists sponsored by P.C.I. New Delhi
    • Convenor for seminar on ‘Global threat of antibiotic resistance-An Indian initiative’
    • Convernor for seminar on ‘Current Perspectives in Pharmacovigilance and Drug Safety’
    • Convenor for two day workshop on ‘Clinical Skill development for Clinical Pharmacist’
    • Question paper setter and practical examiner for UG/PG and PG dissertation in The Tamilnadu Dr.M.G.R. Medical University and other universities including SRM University and Sri Ramachandra University.
    • Member in Indian Pharmaceutical Graduate Association and APTI
    • Chairperson of the Institutional Animal Ethics Committee.
    • Qualified GATE 1987
  • Awards/Research publications/Conferences attended
    • National publications : 21
    • International publications : 05
    • Conferences attended : 22
  • Number of M.Pharm students guided   30
  • Number of B.Pharm students guided  15
 
Name : Dr.R.KUMARAVELRAJAN
Designation : Associate Professor.
Qualification : M.Pharm, Ph.D.,
QUALIFICATION INSTITUTION BOARD/ UNIVERSITY YEAR OF PASSING
B.Pharm Annamalai University Annamalai University Dec-1990
M.Pharmacy
(Industrial Pharmacy)
Annamalai University Annamalai University Aug-1996
Ph.D Madras Medical College The TN DR MGR Medical University, Chennai March-2011

Experience : Teaching: Since 2006
Industry : 04 Years
Email : kumaravelrajan@yahoo.com

  • Academic achievements
    • The TN DR MGR Medical University Inspector for Pharmacy Colleges in Tamilnadu for both B.Pharm &M.Pharm.
    • Reviewer for following International Journals.
      • Drug Development and Industrial Pharmacy-USA
      • Journal of Drug Delivery Science and Technology- Paris, France
      • Asian Journal of Pharmaceutics-China
      • Journal of Basic and Clinical Pharmacy
      • African Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology-Nairobi
    • BOOKS
      • Practical Manual for Third Year Pharm.D- Pharmaceutical Formulations
      • Practical Manual for Third year B.Pharm-Pharmaceutical Biotechnology
      • Obtained Research Grants from The TN Dr. MGR Medical University for the year of 2015 - 16
  • Awards/Research publications/Conferences attended
    • National publications : 09
    • international publications : 03
    • conferences attached : 05
  • Number of M.Pharm guided : 24 Students
  • Number of B.Pharm guided : 07 Batch
 
Name : Dr. U. UBAIDULLA - Department of Pharmaceutics
Designation : Assistant Professor
Qualification :M. Pharm., Ph.D. (Pharmaceutics)
QUALIFICATION College UNIVERSITY YEAR OF PASSING
Ph. D in Pharmaceutics Jamia Hamdard Hamdard University New Delhi. 2007
M. Pharm. in
Pharmaceutics
Periyar College of Pharmacy The Tamilnadu Dr. MGR Medical University, Chennai. 2001
B.Pharm Swamy Vivekanandha College of Pharmacy The Tamilnadu Dr. MGR Medical University, Chennai. 1998

Experience : Teaching: 2001-2005, Since 2009
Industry: January 2005 to December 2009
Email : ubaidnkl@gmail.com

  • Member of any academic body: Life Member, The Indian Pharmaceutical Association
  • Editor for Journal: International Journal of Research and Development in Pharmacy and Life Sciences (IJRDPL)
  • Reviewer for Journal: Drug Development and Industrial Pharmacy (DDIP)
  • E- BOOKS
    • Enhancement of solubility and dissolution rate by co-crystal technology. Udhumansha Ubaidulla, Vijaya kumar M.P., Lambert academic publishing, Germany.
    • Once a day mucoadhesive formulation of gliclazide. Purnima Tripathi, Udhumansha Ubaidulla, Sonia Pondey., Lambert academic publishing, Germany.
  • PATENTS
    • U. Ubaidulla, Shrish Kumar Kulkarni. Novel reduced dose pharmaceutical compositions of fexofenadine and pseudoephedrine, Pub. Number WO2008114280, 2008
    • U. Ubaidulla, Sateesh Kandavilli,Ajay Sunil Vairale, Jeffrey A. Wayne, Vijendra Nalamothu, Mistry Meghal, Refika Isil Pakunlu. Topical formulations comprising a steroid, WO 2011026076 A2
  • Awards/ Research publications/ conferences attended
    • National publications : 11
    • International publications : 06
    • Conferences attended : 07
    • International Patent : 02
  • Number of Ph.D Degree Thesis Supervising: NA
  • Number of M.Pharm guided: 08
  • Number of B.Pharm guided: 04
  • Any other information:
Nature and title of project Funding Agency
Minor Research Project titled “SYNTHESIS AND CHARACTERIZATION OF CHITOSAN DERIVATIVES POLYMER AND THEIR EVALUATION AS COLON SPECIFIC DRUG DELIVERY SYSTEM” The Tamilnadu Dr. MGR Medical University, Chennai.
  • Appointed Chief superintendent Pharm. D examinations,  The Tamilnadu Dr. MGR Medical university, Chennai.
 
Name : Priyanka Sinha
Designation : Asst. Prof
Department: Department of Pharmaceutics
QUALIFICATION INSTITUTION BOARD/ UNIVERSITY YEAR OF PASSING
B.Pharm Gupta College of Technological Sciences West Bengal University of Technology 2006
M.Pham Gupta College of Technological Sciences West Bengal University of Pharmaceutics Technology 2008

Experience : Teaching: Since 2008
Email : priya84.sinha@gmail.com

  • Awards/Research publication/ conference attended
    • Conferences attended :4
    • Research Paper : International Journal : 02
    • Attended Workshop on Advanced trends in Nanotechnology in Calcutta Institute of Technological Sciences, Uluberia , West Bengal, 2009
  • No. of M. Pharm guided: 3
  • No. of B. Pharm guided: 19
 
Name : M. Swetha
Designation : Asst.Prof
Department: Department of Pharmaceutics
QUALIFICATION INSTITUTION BOARD/ UNIVERSITY YEAR OF PASSING
B.Pharm Gupta College of Technological Sri Padmavathi Mahila Vishwavidyalayam 2005
M.Pham SVU College of Sciences Sri Venkateshwara University 2010

Experience : Teaching: Since 2010
Email : Swethabodire@gmail.com

  • Awards/Research publication/ conference attended
    • Conferences attended :4
    • Research Paper: International Journal 5
    • Attended workshop on Utilization of Phytochemistry in Krishna Teja college of Pharmacy
  • No.of M.Pharm guided: 4
  • No.of B.Pharm guided: 12
 
Name : V. Sandhiya
Designation : Assistant Professor
Department: Department of Pharmaceutics
QUALIFICATION INSTITUTION BOARD/ UNIVERSITY YEAR OF PASSING
B.Pharm School of Pharmaceutical Sciences Vels University 2013
M.Pham(Pharmaceutics) C.L.Baid Metha College of Pharmacy The TN Dr. MGR Medical University 2015

Experience :
Academic : Lecturer for a period of 8 months in Department of Pharmaceutics
Industrial : Nil

  • ACADAMIC ACHEIVEMENTS :
    • Won second place in cGMP modeling workshop held in Madras Medical College in 2015.
    • Has won the merit scholarship three times
    • Had Won 1st Place In Essay Writing Competition In State Level, Organised By TAMILNADU PHARMACIST WELFARE TRUST in 2013.
    • University second in B.Pharm, graduated in 2013.
  • Membership : Nil
  • Awards : Nil
  • Publications
    • Traditional Uses, Phytochemistry and Pharmacology ofWithania coagulans: A Review, M Shree Krishna, V Sandhiya*, Nirmala Sankardoss, Velayutham Ravichandran, Inventi Rapid: Ethnopharmacology Vol. 2013, Issue 1 [ISSN 0976-3805]
    • Occupational Stress and Ergometric, M Shree Krishna, V Sandhiya*, Sumithra M, Velayutham Ravichandran, International Journal of Frontiers Science And Technology. Vol 3, 2013.
    • Pulsatile drug delivery system: A comprehensive review (IJPDT/5(2), 2015, ISSN – 2248-910X
  • Conferences attended : 12
  • Number of M.Pharm students guided: Nil
  • Number of B.Pharm students guided : Nil
  • Any other information : Nil
 
Name : Mrs Anjani Singh
Designation : Assistant Professor
Qualifications : M.Pharm
Specialization : Pharmaceutics
QUALIFICATION INSTITUTION BOARD/ UNIVERSITY YEAR OF PASSING
B.Pharm Patel Group of Institution, Bhopal,M.P RGPV University 2009
M.Pham(Pharmaceutics) Patel Group of Institution, Bhopal,M.P RGPV University 2015

Experience : In academics since 2009
Email : anjanisingh7654@gmail.com

 
 
Name :   Pallavi Pal
Designation : Assistant Professor
Qualifications : M.Pharm
Specialization : Pharmaceutics
QUALIFICATION INSTITUTION BOARD/ UNIVERSITY YEAR OF PASSING
B.Pharm Shri Ram Murti Smarak College of Engg. And Technology Mahamaya Technical Univeristy, Noida 2012
M.Pham Shri Ram Murti Smarak College of Engg. And Technology Gautam Buddh Technical Univeristy, Noida 2015

Experience :  Teaching: Since 2016
Email : ppallavi676@gmail.com

  • Conferences Attended :
    • National publications : 1
    • Conferences attended : 2

  • Other Details:
    • Certificate course in Web designing from NIIT
 
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