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Faculty Directory

Department of pharmaceutics

Dr. Vilasrao J. Kadam   (  M. Pharm, Ph. D.(Tech) in Pharmaceutics   )

Principal and Professor

Dr. Kisan R. Jadhav   (   M. Pharm, Ph. D. (Tech) in Pharmaceutics )

Vice Principal, Professor and HOD

Research Areas

Solid Lipid Nanoparticles, Organogels, GRDDS, Microemulsions , Ion exchange resins, SMEDDS, Co-processed excipients

Special Achievements

Recipient of Bharati Vidyapeeth's Seva Gaurav Award, May 2013

Dr. Sandeep Prakash Patankar   (   M. Pharm, Ph. D. (Tech) in Pharmaceutics  )

Associate Professor

Research Areas

GRDDS and Microemulsion-based drug delivery systems

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Mrs. Manisha Subhash Karpe   (   M. Pharm in Quality Assurance  )

Associate Professor

Research Areas

Microsponges,Microspheres,Gastroretentive formulations

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Mr. Sandeep. R. Nikam   (   M Sc (Microbiology) B Sc(Applied) M Tech  )

Associate Professor

Research Areas

1) Microbial studies on raw materials
2) Testing of NCE for antimicrobial activities

Mr. Nilkamal K. Waghmare   (   M. Pharm (Pharmaceutics)  )

Assistant Professor

Research Areas

Topical drug delivery system, Mucoadhesive systems, Orodispersible systems

Special Achievements

1)  First prize in poster presentation at IPA ICPPS at New Delhi in 2009
2)  Received University Minor Research Grant

Dr. Neha Dand   (   M. Pharm (Pharmaceutics), Ph. D. (Tech) in Pharmaceutics  )

Assistant Professor

Research Areas

Mucoadhesive systems, Orodispersible systems, Gastroretentive systems, Nanoparticles and other solubility enhancement techniques

Special Achievements

1)  Invited as a judge for the intercollegiate, scientific poster competition, at Rx festival, organised by Indian Pharmaceutical Association, Maharashtra State Branch.
2)  First rank at B. Pharm level in University of Mumbai
3)  M. K. Rangnekar bronze medal for the year 2004
4)  G. P. Nair award for the year 2004
5)  IPCT Outstanding Pharmacy Student of the year award
6)  SRF under BRNS research grant
7)  Received University minor research grant
8)  Best teacher award for 2015
9) Ratan Tata scholarships
10) University minor research grant

Dr. minakshi Patnaik   (   M. Pharm, Ph. D. in Pharmaceutics  )

Professor

Research Areas

Ph. D. in Pharmaceutics



Department of pharmaceutical chemistry


Dr. C. S. Ramaa   (   M. Pharm and Ph. D. (Tech) in pharmaceutical chemistry  )

Vice Principal, Professor and HOD

Research Areas

Anti-Cancer Drug Discovery:
1) Development of HDAC, HMTase and angiogenesis inhibitors
2) Design & synthesis of glitazones and their bio-isosters as anti-cancer agents.

Anti-Diabetic Drug Discovery:
1) Development of PPAR γ agonist and SGLT2 inhibtors
2) Development of inhA inhibitors for MDR and XDR tubercular strains.

Special Achievements

Research Grants
She has received a lot of major and minor research grants.

Dr. Mrunmayee Priteesh Toraskar   (   M. Pharm, Ph. D. in Pharmaceutical Chemistry  )

Associate Professor

Research Areas

1)  Synthesis of Schiff’s bases, heterocyclic compounds.
2)  Design and synthesis of anti infective agents.(Anti-bacterial, anti-fungal and anti-tubercular activity)
3) Molecular docking studies of inhibitors of CYP450-lanosterol -14-α-demethylase and Carbonic anhydrase enzyme

Mrs. Vineeta Vivek Khanvilkar   (   M. pharm in pharmaceutical chemistry  )

Associate Professor in Pharmaceutical Analysis

Research Areas

Bioanalytical method development and validation, Standardisation of formulations including herbal preparations

Special Achievements

1)  Best Teacher Award continuously for two years in 2013 and 2014.
2)  Received Minor Research Grant from University of Mumbai

Mrs. Deepali Maruti Jagdale   (   M. Pharm in Quality Assurance  )

Assistant Professor

Research Areas

Synthesis and biological evaluation of anticancer, antianginal agents

Special Achievements

Recipient of 2 university minor grants

Mr. Abhay R. Shirode   (   M. Pharm in Quality Assurance  )

Assistant Professor

Special Achievements

Received Minor Research Grant from University of Mumbai

Research Areas

1)  HPLC method development and validation
2)  Bioanalysis

Dr. Shrutika. D. Patil   (   M. Pharm. in Quality Assurance  )

Assistant Professor

Research Areas

Biochemical reaction; Stereochemistry

Mr. Dhiraj Sahebrao Nikam   (   M.Pharm in Pharmaceutical Chemistry  )

Assistant Professor

Research Areas

Analytical Method Development

Special Achievements

Received Minor Research Grant from University of Mumbai

VIJAY PATIL   (   M.Pharm in Pharmaceutical Chemistry  )

Assistant Professor

Research Areas

Prodrugs, anti-cancer agents, Docking



Department of pharmacology


Mrs. Pooja Pherwani   (   M. Pharm in Pharmacology Associate Professor  )

Associate Professor and HOD

Research Areas

Anti-osteoporotic drugs, Anti-diabetic drugs

Mrs. Vaibhavi N. Garge   (   M. Pharm in Pharmacology  )

Assistant Professor

Research Areas

Pre-clinical evaluation of medicinal plants for Anti-hyperlipidemic, Anti-diabetic and Anti-inflammatory Activity

Special Achievements

Invited as a judge for the intercollegiate, scientific poster competition, at Rx festival, organised by Indian Pharmaceutical Association, Maharashtra State Branch. Invited for the Guest-lecture by the C. U. Shah College Of Pharmacy, S.N.D.T. University, Mumbai.

Ms. Swati R. Dhande   (   M. Pharm in Pharmacology  )

Assistant Professor

Research Areas

Pre-clinical evaluation of medicinal plants for Anti-hyperlipidemic, Anti-diabetic and Anti-inflammatory Activity

Special Achievements

Invited as a judge for the intercollegiate, scientific poster competition, at Rx festival, organised by Indian Pharmaceutical Association, Maharashtra State Branch. Invited for the Guest-lecture by the C. U. Shah College Of Pharmacy, S.N.D.T. University, Mumbai.



Department of Pharmacognosy


Dr. Varsha M. Jadhav   (   M. Pharm, Ph. D. (Tech) in Pharmacy  )

Professor and HOD

Research Areas

1)  Herbal Drug Formulation & Development 2)  Standardisation & Analysis of Herbal Drugs

Special Achievements

Received Minor grants from M.U.

Dr. Aruna Purushottam Jadhav   (   M. Pharm, Ph. D. (Tech) in Pharmacognosy  )

Associate Professor

Research Areas

Extraction and isolation of phytoconstituents; Standardization of herbal drugs, extracts and formulations

Special Achievements

1)  JRF from UGC
2)  SRF from ICAR
3)  Minor Research Grants from University of Mumbai.

Dr. Sneha A. Agarwal   (   M. Pharm in Pharmacognosy  )

Assistant Professor

Research Areas

Isolation, purification and method development of phtoconstituents, Immunomodulatory and other pharmacological activity screening of isolates

Special Achievements

Received Minor Research Grant from University of Mumbai.