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 : 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 : 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. 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 : S. SENTHILKUMAR
Designation : Assistant 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 : 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 :   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

 
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