Post Graduate Degree:M.Pharm (Quality Assurance) - First class pass with distinction from Goa College of Pharmacy, Goa (1999-2001) affiliated to Goa University.
Major Subjects: Product development, Analytical techniques, Quality Management, Validation.
Thesis: A Study on The Qualification Work Of Existing Tablet Manufacturing Equipment
GATE 1999 :97.30 percentile
Graduate Degree :B.Pharm - First class pass (1994-1998) from Maharaji College of Pharmacy affliated to The Dr.MGR Medical University, Chennai
Thesis: Synthesis And Pharmacological Evaluation Of Mannich Base Of Ephedrine HCl and Cephalexin
In-Plant Training: April 01 to April 30, 2000, German Remedies Ltd, Goa
EXPERIENCE and SKILLS
Teaching: 4 years 6 months
» Currently working as Assistant Professor in Sri Adichunchunagairi College of Pharmacy, B.G.Nagara, Nagamangala taluk from February 10, 2017 to date.
» Worked as Assistant Professor in the Department of Pharmaceutical Analysis, Arulmigu Kalasalingam College of Pharmacy, Anandnagar, Srivilliputtur taluk from August 2013 to February 3, 2017
» Worked as Lecturer in the Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Manonmaniam. Sundarnar University, Tirunelveli from August 2012 to April 2013.
Industry: 11 years - Formulation development and Technology Transfer of pharmaceutical dosage forms
Handled Tablet manufacturing equipment like Compression machine, Coating pan, Tray dryer, Fluid bed dryer, Rapid mixer granulator, Double cone blender and capsule filling machine.
Handled analytical instruments like UV Visible spectrophotometer, Dissolution apparatus, Disintegration test apparatus
1) Quality Control and Quality Assurance
For B.Pharm: 1)Pharmaceutical Organic Chemistry
2)Pharmaceutical Analysis and Physical Chemistry
For D.Pharm: 1)Pharmaceutical Jurisprudence
2) Pharmaceutical Chemistry I (Pharmaceutical Inorganic Chemistry)
RESEARCH PROJECTS: 1) Worked as Co-Investigator for NSTMIS, DST sponsored two year project on “A pilot study on Quality of Education expected by Pharamceutical Industries from Academia”
ROLES EXECUTED: 1) Class Co-ordinator –Monitoring of student attendance, registering student and faculty details with PCI, AICTE, Tamilnadu Dr.MGR Medical iuniversity 2) Academic Officer –Ensuring uniform work load distribution among staff members, Result analysis, Scheduling of coaching classes for weak students, Organisizing special classes for competitive exams like GPAT 3) Training and Placement Officer- Organising campus interviews for B.Pharm and D.Pharm students with Industries and Pharmacies 4) Project guide for M.Pharm and B.Pharm students
“Immediate Release Stable Solid Dosage Forms of An Antihypertensive Drug”, International Application Published under the Patent Co-operation Treaty, Publication No. WO 2006/100602A2, Sept 2006.
“Formulation and In-Vitro Evaluation of Immediate Release Tablets of Losartan Potassium Using Different Superdisintegrants”, Journal of Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Research 2 (2) 2013, 25-30, ISSN No: 2279 – 0594.
“Formulation, Optimization and In-Vitro evaluation of Felodipine Extended Release Matrix Tablets,Indo American Journal of Pharmaceutical Research”, 3(3)2013, ISSN No: 2231-6876.
“Formulation Development and Evaluation of Taste Masked Cefuroxime Axetil Dry Suspension”, Der Pharmacia Sinica, 2013, 4(2):98-103, ISSN No: 0976-8688.
“Formulation and Evaluation of Modified Release Matrix Tablets of Trimetazidine Dihydrochloride”, International Journal for Pharmaceutical Research Scholars,2(1), 2013, ISSN No: 2277-7873.
“Qualification of equipment: Saizoner Mixer Granulator, Compression Machine And Coating Pan”, Advanced Research In Pharmaceuticals And Biologicals, 3(2)2013, ISSN No: 2250-0774.
“Process validation of Atorvastatin tablets 10mg”, Indo American Journal of Pharmaceutical Research, 3(12) 2013, ISSN No.:2231-6876.
“Analytical method development and validation for the determination of Diclofenac sodium, Vitamin B1, Vitamin B6 and Vitamin B12 in Soft Gelatin Capsule dosage form”, International Journal for Pharmaceutical Research Scholars, 2(4)2013, ISSN No.: 2277-7873
“Prospective Process Validation of Losartan Potassium tablets 50mg”, International Journal for Pharmaceutical Research Scholars, 3(1):2014, ISSN No.: 2277-7873
“Formulation and Invitro evaluation of Immediate Release tablets of Meloxicam tablets”, Advance Research in Pharmaceuticals and Biologicals, 4 (I), 2014, ISSN No:2250-0774.
“Formulation development of Immediate release Metoprolol Tartrate tablets”, International Journal of Advanced Pharmaceutics, 4(3), 2014, ISSN No:2249-7706
“Formulation and In-vitro evaluation of immediate release Olanzapine tablets” International Journal of Pharma Research and Health Sciences, 2 (2), 2014, ISSN No: 2348-6465
COMPUTER SKILLS: MS Office, Internet Explorer
LANGUAGE SKILLS: English, Tamil – Fluent in reading, writing, and speaking
Adcock Ingram Ltd , Bangalore
Manager- Technology Transfer from August 2010 to July 2012
Technology Transfer of Solid oral dosage forms: Tablets and Capsules for South African and European market, Feasibility trials, Validation batches
Micro labs Ltd, Hosur
Assistant Manager from October 2005 to July 2010
Formulation development of Solid oral dosage forms: Tablets for US (ANDA),UK and European market- Patent study , Technical market study, Feasibility trials, Scale up and validation batches
Aurobindo Pharma Ltd, Hyderabad
Research Associate-IV from Feb 2004 to June 2005
Formulation development of Solid oral dosage forms: Tablets, Powder for oral suspension for US market (ANDA) and European market- Patent study , Technical market study, Feasibility trials
German Remedies Ltd, Mumbai (Zydus Cadila group)
Officer -R&D from February 2002 to Jan 2004
Formulation development of Solid oral dosage forms: IR & MR Tablets and Capsules, Liquid oral dosage forms: Syrups and Dry syrups, Nasal sprays and gels for Indian market Analytical development : Analysis of development samples
Rubicon Consultants Pvt Ltd, Mumbai ( A Contract R&D Laboratory)
Product Development Officer from March 2001 to January 2002
Formulation Development: Development of solid oral dosage forms for UK market Analytical development: Analysis using HPLC and UV-Visible spectrophotometer Regulatory Affairs: Assisting Regulatory affairs department in preparation of dossiers, Preparing SOPs for equipment and instruments used in product development.
Date of Birth : April 21, 1977
Nationality : Indian
Marital Status : Married
Religion : Christian (Catholic)
Current Residence : No.5/528L, Sriram Nagar East, Kunnur via Srivilliputtur, Virudhunagar district-626 138, Tamilnadu, India
Permanent Residence : No.26, 15th South Street, Thiyagaraja Nagar, Tirunelveli-627011, Tamilnadu, India
Arulmigu Kalasalingam College of Pharmacy,