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
    • Co-convenor for National Conference on "QbD and Six Sigma in Pharma Sector - Tools Perspectives and Challenges.
  • Awards/Research publications/Conferences attended
    • National publications : 21
    • International publications : 10
    • Conferences attended : 22
  • Number of M.Pharm students guided   40
  • Number of B.Pharm students guided  15 Projects
 
Name : Dr.R.KUMARAVELRAJAN
Designation : 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 : 05
    • conferences attached : 05
  • Number of M.Pharm guided : 28 Students
  • Number of B.Pharm guided : 10 Batches
  • Obtained Research grant from Dr. MGR Medical University.
 
Name : Dr. Priyanka Sinha
Designation : Associate Professor
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
Ph.D C.L.Baid Metha College of Pharmacy TN Dr.M.G.R Medical University, Chennai 2019

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 : Dr.J.Gomathi
Designation : Associate Professor
Qualification: M.Pharm., Ph.D
QUALIFICATION INSTITUTION BOARD/ UNIVERSITY YEAR OF PASSING
B.Pharm Vinayaka Mission’s College of Pharmacy, Salem. The Tamilnadu Dr.M.G.R.University, Chennai. 2002
Medical Transcription Medilogistics Medilogistics, Chennai 2007
M.Pharm.Pharmaceutics Vinayaka Mission’s College of Pharmacy, Salem Vinayaka Mission’s University, Salem. 2012
Ph.D Vinayaka Mission’s College of Pharmacy, Salem Vinayaka Mission’s Research Foundation (DU), Salem. 2020

Experience : Teaching: Since 2012
Email : gomathidinesh1@gmail.com

  • Membership of any academic body:
    • Life member of the Indian Pharmaceutical Association.
  • Reviewer for Journal:
    • International Journal of Nanoscience (IJN)
  • Patent :
    • J.Gomathi, B.Jaykar. Enhanced Bioavaliability and Antitumor effect of Raloxifene by modified Pluronicproniosomes: In-vitro and In-vivo Evaluation Application no:201941010579. Date of Publication: 25/09/2020
  • Research publication / conference attended
    • National publication: 1
    • International publication: 8
    • Conference attended: 36
    • Conference poster presented: 1
 
Name : S. SENTHILKUMAR
Designation : Associate Professor, Department of Pharmaceutics
Qualification: M. Pharm (Pharmaceutics)
QUALIFICATION INSTITUTION BOARD/ UNIVERSITY YEAR OF PASSING
B.Pharm Madras Medical College and Research Institute, Chennai. The Tamilnadu Dr.M.G.R. Medical University 2001
M.Pham(Pharmaceutics) C. L. Baid Metha College of Pharmacy, Chennai. The Tamilnadu Dr.M.G.R. Medical University 2005

Experience : Teaching: Since 2009
Industry: March 2005 to July 2009 (R & D - Pharma)
Email : sethusen@gmail.com

  • Academic achievements
    • M. Pharm dissertation work was awarded for State Best Project (1st Rank) by Tamil Nadu Pharmaceutical Sciences Welfare Trust, Chennai.
    • Organizing member for International Workshop on “Inaugural Quality Pharmacy Practice Module - Advanced Learning Series - 1” from 14th to 16th March - 2012, at School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Vels University and Indian Association of Colleges of Pharmacy, Chennai.
    • Question paper setter and practical examiner for UG / PG in The Tamilnadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University and other universities including JSS University, SRM University and VELS University.
  • Awards/Research publication/ conference attended
    • National publications : 03
    • International publications : 03
    • conferences attended : 12
  • No.of M.Pharm guided: 06
  • No.of B.Pharm guided: 06
 
Name : V. Sandhiya
Designation : Assistant Professor
Qualification: M. Pharm (Pharmaceutics)
QUALIFICATION INSTITUTION BOARD/ UNIVERSITY YEAR OF PASSING
B.Pharm VELS SCHOOL OF PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES VELS UNIVERSITY 2013
M.Pham C.L.BAID METHA COLLEGE OF PHARMACY T.N Dr M.G.R MEDICAL UNIVERSITY 2015

Experience : Since 2015
Email : sandhiyavaithi@gmail.com

  • ACADAMIC ACHEIVEMENTS :
    • Secured 92% in NPTEL COURSE (WILD LIFE ECOLOGY )
    • Reviewer and editor in following journals
      • Reviewer in Journal of Pharmaceutical and Biological Sciences
      • Assistant editor in international journal of medical and health science
      • Reviewer in IJPS
      • Editorial member in international research journal of health education
      • Editorial member in American journal of public administration
      • Editorial member in American journal of biomedical and life sciences
      • Reviewer in RED FLOWER PUBICATION Pvt.Ltd.
      • Reviewer in international journal of creative research thought
  • E-BOOKS :
    • Withania coagulants bud regulation on GLUT-4, PPAR- gamma in L6 cells, Sandhiya . V, LAP lambert academic publication, ISBN: 978-3-330-06467-6.
    • Trends in novel drug delivery system, Sandhiya.V, LAP, ISBN: 978-3-659- 95412-2
    • Multiple role of crude drug, Sandhiya. V, Lambert academic publication, ISBM: 978-3-330-32512-8
    • Quinozoline derivatives and pharmacological action, Shankari, Sandhiya .V, LAP, ISBM: 978-620-2-05985-5.
    • Vaccine and immunization schedule, sandhiyavaithi, BookRix GmbH & co. ISBN: 978- 3-7438-6596-9. Germany, Publication date: 04-19-201
    • Drug delivery system and parameters to be considered, sandhiya, Aashi publishing house. ISBN: 978-5-5782-4896-7.padampur, odisha, publication date: 19.05.2018
  • Academic books :
    • Current Advances in Drug Delivery System, Concepts, Preparation and Characterization , Mahi Publication
    • Cosmetic Science: A Examination Review Guide, Mahi Publication
    • Biochemistry and Clinical Pathology Experimental Book for Pharmacy Graduates, Book leaf publication
  • Awards/Research publication/Conferences attended :
    • National publication: 10
    • International publication: 06
    • Conference attended: 08
    • Conference presented: 06
 
Name :   R.Sivakumar
Designation : Assistant Professor
Qualifications : M.Pharm
Specialization : Pharmaceutics
QUALIFICATION INSTITUTION BOARD/ UNIVERSITY YEAR OF PASSING
B.Pharm C.L.Baid Metha College of Pharmacy The TN Dr.M.G.R Medical University 2015
M.Pham C.L.Baid Metha College of Pharmacy The TN Dr.M.G.R Medical University 2018

Experience :  Teaching: Since 2018

  • Conferences Attended :
    • National publications : 2
    • Conferences attended : 2
 
Name :   T. Satish Kumar
Designation : Assistant Professor
Qualifications : M.Pharm
Specialization : Pharmaceutics
QUALIFICATION INSTITUTION BOARD/ UNIVERSITY YEAR OF PASSING
B.Pharm C.L.Baid Metha College of Pharmacy The TN Dr.M.G.R Medical University 2015
M.Pham C.L.Baid Metha College of Pharmacy The TN Dr.M.G.R Medical University 2018

Experience :  Teaching: Since 2018

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

 
Name :   Farzana Affrin M. F.
Designation : Assistant Professor
Qualifications : M.Pharm
Specialization : Pharmaceutics
QUALIFICATION INSTITUTION BOARD/ UNIVERSITY YEAR OF PASSING
B.Pharm SRM College of Pharmacy SRM University 2016
M.Pham C.L. Baid Metha College of Pharmacy The TN Dr.M.G.R Medical University 2018

Experience :  Fresher
EMail :  farzanaafrin14@gmail.com

Registered Pharmacist under Tamil Nadu Pharmacy Council
  • Academic Achievements :
    • GPAT qualified in 2016
  • Awards/Research Publications/Conferences Attended
    • Conferences attended: 08
    • Papers published: 01
    • Papers presented in seminars/conferences: 01

 
Name :   T.Sangavi
Designation : Assistant Prof. Department of Pharmaceutics
Qualifications : M.Pharm
QUALIFICATION INSTITUTION BOARD/ UNIVERSITY YEAR OF PASSING
B.Pharm Vels University Vels University 2013
M.Pham C.L. Baid Metha College of Pharmacy The TN Dr.M.G.R Medical University 2019

Experience :  Teaching: Since 2020
EMail :  tsangavi23@gmail.com

Registered Pharmacist under Tamil Nadu Pharmacy Council
  • Awards/Research Publications/Conferences Attended
    • Participated and presented a poster during APP 7th Annual Convention and 2nd Indo -US Conference “MTCCFSPST”-2018 and won 3 rd prize in poster competition organized by Vels University, Chennai.
    • Conferences Attended: 8
    • Poster Presentation: 2
    • E- Poster Presentation: 2

 
Name :   Sruthi Rajan
Designation : Lecturer
Qualification : M.Pharm
Specialization : Pharmaceutics
QUALIFICATION INSTITUTION BOARD/ UNIVERSITY YEAR OF PASSING
B.Pharm Periyar College Of Pharmaceutical Sciences The Tamilnadu Dr.M.G.R. Medical University 2019
M.Pham Periyar College Of Pharmaceutical Sciences The Tamilnadu Dr.M.G.R. Medical University 2021

Experience :  Teaching: Since June 2022
Business : Pharma Advisor (Renganatha Pharmaceuticals, Trichy | Part Time): April 2016 – May 2022
Email : sruthirajan1997@gmail.com
Registered Pharmacist under Tamil Nadu Pharmacy Council

  • Academic Achievements
    • Participated in 70th Indian Pharmaceutical Congress (IPC 2018) held at Amity University, Noida, Delhi-NCR
    • Participated in Master Class In Oral Cavity Cancers (CME) conducted by Harshamitra Super Speciality Cancer Centre & Research institute Pvt., Ltd.
    • Qualified the exam of Basic Optimization Technology Workshop conducted by REST Society for Research International (RSRI)
    • Participated and presented e-Poster during APP 10th Annual International Virtual Convention hosted by Vels Institute of Science, Technology, and Advanced Studies
    • Participated in the National Level e-Poster competition organized by Dr. D. Y. Patil Institute Of Pharmaceutical Science and Research
    • Participated in the National Level e-Poster competition organized by Periyar College Of Pharmaceutical Sciences
    • Participated in the National Level e-Poster competition organized by KLE College Of Pharmacy, Karnataka
    • Awarded as the Best Library User by Periyar College Of Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Book Chapter
    • Bioactive and Pharmacology of Litchi chinesis, Apple Academic Press – United States
    • Bioactive and Pharmacology of Thuja officianlis, Apple Academic Press – United States
  • Research Publications/Conferences Attended
    • National Publication - 01
    • International Publication – 03
    • International Book Chapter – 02
    • Seminar – 04
    • Workshop – 02
    • International Conference – 02

 
Name :   Nayanathara P S
Designation : Assistant Professor
Qualification : M.Pharm, MBA in OPERATIONS AND SCM
Specialization : Pharmaceutics.
QUALIFICATION INSTITUTION BOARD/ UNIVERSITY YEAR OF PASSING
B.Pharm S.A.Raja Pharmacy College The Tamil Nadu Dr.M.G.R Medical University 2010
M.Pham Al-ShifaCollege of Pharmacy Kerala University of Health Sciences 2013
MBA Pondicherry University Pondicherry University 2018

Experience :  Since 2022
Industry : 1.5 Years
Email : nayanapadmakumar@gmail.com

  • Academic Achievements
    • Participated in 63rd Indian pharmaceutical congress held at Bangalore from 16thto 18thDecember 2011.
    • Participated in National seminar on “The effective intervention of Pharmacovigilance in the Indian scenario” organized by Al-Shifa college of pharmacy on 29th July 2011
    • Participated in Seminar/ Workshop on “Emerging trends, challenges and future perspectives in dissolution testing” organized by JSS College of Pharmacy, Mysore on 24th -25th January 2012.
    • Participated in seminar Organised by Sri Ramakrishna institute of paramedical sciences Coimbatore on 6th July 2011 regarding “Emerging frontiers and challenges ahead in pharmaceutical biotechnology”.
  • Conference attended: 4
 
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