Late Smt. Hanjabai Gahlot Charitable Trust’s
Gahlot Institute of Pharmacy
Recognized by Government of Maharashtra, Mumbai, Approved by All India Council of Technical Education, New Delhi,
Approved by Pharmacy Council of India, New Delhi Affiliated to University of Mumbai, Mumbai
Other Grants

Amount
Received from
For
Faculty
Academic Year 2017-2018
Rs 10,000/-
Sympatec GmbH
One Day Seminar on
ADVANCES IN NANOTECHNOLOGY
Dr. Smita Nayak
Rs 7,520/-
University of Mumbai Book Bank Scheme
Book bank for reserved category students
Dr. Smita Nayak
Rs 4,000/-
University of Mumbai
Book Bank Scheme for self
Dr. Smita Nayak
Academic Year 2016-2017
Rs. 5.5 Lakhs
Pharmanza Herbals Pvt. Ltd., Gujarat
For PhD research titled ‘Safety and efficacy of Phosphatidyl choline complex of Boswellia serrata extract (SLBSP) in osteoarthritis of knee: A Randomized Double-blind Controlled Trial’
Ms. Preeti Kulkarni
Rs 58,500/-
Government of India’s Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment
Book bank for reserved category students
Dr. Smita Nayak
Rs 12,000/-
Sponsors
Souvenir
Dr. Smita Nayak
Academic Year 2015-16
Rs. 65,000
Pharmanza Herbals Pvt. Ltd., Gujarat
Paper presentation in World Conference on Pharmacometrics (WCoP) held at Brisbane, Australia in August 2016
Ms. Preeti Kulkarni
Academic Year 2013-14
Rs. 50,000
Board of Research Nuclear Science, DAE, Mumbai
One day seminar on Newer Trends in Cancer Research-Implications for Clinical Trials and Cancer Therapy
Ms. Preeti Kulkarni
Rs. 1,00,000
Indian Council for Medical Research, New Delhi
Paper presentation at American Association of cancer research, San Diego, USA
Ms. Preeti Kulkarni
Academic Year 2012-13
Rs. 1,00,000/-
Department of Science & Technology (DST) & BRNS (DAE, Mumbai)
Two day National Workshop on ‘Exploration of Recent Trends and Advances in Phytomedicines’
Dr. Smita Nayak
Academic Year 2011-12
Rs. 30,000/-
Signet Chemicals Ltd.
Two day seminar on ‘Emerging Trends in Novel Drug Delivery Systems’
Dr. Smita Nayak
Academic Year 2010-11
Rs. 13,000/-
University of Mumbai
Minor Research project
Dr. Smita Nayak


COMPLETED M PHARM PROJECTS
  • Floating drug delivery system for Tramadol HCl
  • SR suppository for frovatriptan succinate
  • Fast dissolving delivery system of Raloxifene HCl
  • Delivery system for improved release of Efavirenz
  • Analytical Method Development and validation - (In collaboration with Central Drug Testing Laboratory, Government of India, Mumbai)

New molecules worked upon – Bexarotene, Riociguat, Ceretinib, Nefopam, Velpatasvir, Avanafil, Sacubitril and Valsartan

POSTER PESENTATIONS
Title
Conference
Development and validation of RP HPLC method for quantitative estimation of Ceritinib in bulk drug and pharmaceutical dosage form
Madhuri J., Vijaya Kumar M., Raman Mohan S., Smita Nayak.
68th Indian Pharmaceutical Congress
16th-18thDecember 2016.Visakhapatnam
Development and validation of RP HPLC method for quantitative estimation of Riociguat in bulk and pharmaceutical dosage form
Priya T., Vijaya Kumar M., Raman mohan S., Smita Nayak.
68th Indian Pharmaceutical Congress
16th-18thDecember 2016.Visakhapatnam
RP-HPLC method for determination of Bexarotene in bulk and capsule dosage form
Nikhil D. Vijaya Kumar M., Raman Mohan S., Smita Nayak.
68th Indian Pharmaceutical Congress
16th-18thDecember 2016.Visakhapatnam
Development and validation of stability indicating assay method of Saxagliptin in bulk and tablet dosage form by RP-HPLC
Nikhil D., Smita Nayak, Vaidhun B.
APTICON -2016
21stAnnual National Convention of Association of Pharmaceutical Teachers of India,
14th-16thOctober 2016, Manipal, Karnataka.
Trichilia catigua: A review
Meetali Chaphekar, Smita Nayak Won Consolation prize
Two day Departmrnt of Science and Technology (DST) sponsored Seminar on “Exploration of Recent Trends and Advances in Phytomedicines’
Gahlot Institute of Pharmacy on 12th-13th October 2012
Evaluation of the immunostimulant effects of the extracts and the fractions of the fruits of Morinda citrifolia L.
Smita Nayak, Sushma Mengi
2005 AAPS Annual Meeting and Exposition
Nashville, Tennessee, U.S.A,  6-10th November
2005
Immunostimulant Effect of extracts and fractions of fruits of Morinda citrifolia.
Smita Nayak, Sushma Mengi
1st Indo-Japanese International Conference on Advances in Pharmaceutical Research and Technology
Mumbai ,26th-29th November,  2005

PUBLICATIONS

Title & Authors
Journal
Year, Volume, Page No.
Development and Validation Of RP HPLC Method For Simultaneous Estimation Of Sacubitril and Valsartan In Tablet Dosage Form. Dhanvijay Nikhil, Munipalli Vijaya Kumar, Patel Manasi, Thakur Pankaj, Singh Raman Mohan, Nayak Smita and Bhaskar Vaidhun>
CURRENT ANALYTICAL CHEMISTRY
IN PROCESS>
Development and Validation of Reverse Phase High Performance Liquid Chromatographic Method for Quantitative Estimation of Avanafil in Capsule Dosage Form Madhuri Jadhav, Amol Akash, Vijaya Kumar Munipalli, Sayali Warde, Raman Mohan Singh, Smita Nayak and Vaidhun Bhaskar
CURRENT PHARMACEUTICAL ANALYSIS
IN PROCESS>
Development and Validation of Reverse Phase High Performance Liquid Chromatographic Method for Quantitative Estimation of Lenvatinib in Capsule Dosage Form Priya Temgire, Vijaya Kumar Munipalli, Sayali Warde ,Raman Mohan Singh, Smita Nayak  and Vaidhun Bhaskar
CURRENT PHARMACEUTICAL ANALYSIS
IN PROCESS>
Reverse Phase High Performance Liquid Chromatographic method for determination of Bexarotene in capsule dosage form Dhanvijay Nikhil, M Vijaya Kumar, Patel Manasi, G Sobia, Singh Raman Mohan, Nayak Smita, Bhaskar Vaidhun
INDIAN DRUGS
ACCEPTED
Development and validation of Reverse Phase High Performance Liquid Chromatography method for quantitative estimation of Riociguat in Tablet dosage form Temgire Priya, G Sobia, M Vijaya Kumar, W Sayali, Singh Raman Mohan, Nayak Smita and Bhaskar Vaidhun >
JOURNAL OF PHARMACY RESEARCH
2018, 12(4): 461-465
Development and validation of Reverse Phase High Performance Liquid Chromatographic method for Quantitative estimation of Ceritinib in capsule dosage form Madhuri Jadhav, Anand Patil, Vijaya Kumar Munipalli,Sayali Warde, Raman Mohan Singh, Smita Nayak and Vaidhun Bhaskar
JOURNAL OF PHARMACY RESEARCH
2018, 12(4): 466-472
Pharmacoscintigraphy as an Investigational Tool: A Review Smita Nayak
PHARMA TIMES
APRIL 2017>
Formula Optimization for Rapid Dissolution of Efavirenz from Dosage Form Smita Nayak*, Shivali Singh, Vaidhun Bhaskar>
PHARMACOPHORE
2016, 7(6): 458-471>
Formulation and evaluation of Raloxifene hydrochloride tablets with improved dissolution profile Smita Nayak*, Sanidhya Suryawanshi, Vaidhun Bhaskar>
INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ADVANCES IN PHARMACEUTICS
2016, 5(6): 127-139>
Pharmacoscintigraphy: Novel Approach to Diagnosis and Therapy Smita Nayak*, Nikhil Dhanvijay, Vaidhun Bhaskar>
INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF BIOPHARMACEUTICS
2017; 8(1): 6-14.>
Microneedle Technology for Transdermal Drug Delivery: Applications and Combination with Other Enhancing Techniques. Smita Nayak*, Sanidhya Suryawanshi, Vaidhun Bhaskar>
JOURNAL OF DRUG DELIVERY AND THERAPEUTICS
2016; 6(5):65-83>
Recent Advances in Ocular Drug Delivery Systems Smita Nayak*, Madhuri Jadhav, Vaidhun Bhaskar>
RESEARCH JOURNAL OF PHARMACY AND TECHNOLOGY
2016; 9(7): 995-1006>
Overview of Metal-Organic Framework Based Drug Delivery Systems Smita Nayak*, Shivali Singh, V. H. Bhaskar>
ASIAN JOURNAL OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
2016, 7(11): 3939-3947, >
Methodologies for Evaluation of In-Vitro Dissolution Data Smita Nayak*, Priya Temgire>
eDisso – Quarterly Magazine of SPDS
2016; Issue 2 >
Development and Validation of Rapid and Simple High Performance Spectrophotometric Method for Estimation of Tramadol Hydrochloride from Bulk and Formulation Smita Nayak, Varshakumari Singh, Bhaskar Vaidhun>
WORLD JOURNAL OF PHARMACEUTICAL RESEARCH
2015; 4(10): 2317-2325>
SimpleSpectrophotometric Method for Estimation of FrovatriptanSuccinate in Bulk Drug andPharmaceutical Formulation." Smita Nayak*, Swapnali Borude, Bhaskar Vaidhun>
INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PHARMACEUTICAL RESEARCH AND ALLIED SCIENCES
2015;4(2): 85-89>
Development and validation of UV spectrophotometric method for Tramadol Hydrochloride Smita Nayak*, Varshakumari Singh, Bhaskar Vaidhun>
WORLD JOURNAL OF PHARMACY AND PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES
2015; 3(4): 773-781>
Preparation and evaluation of hot melt extrudates of acyclovir Smita Nayak*, Kavita Marulkar, Bhaskar Vaidhun>
WORLD JOURNAL OF PHARMACY AND PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES
2014; 3(12): 1073-1083>
Ethnobotanical review of Trichilia catigua A. Juss Smita Nayak*, Meetali Chaphekar, Bhaskar Vaidhun>
ANNALS OF PLANT SCIENCES
2013; 2(11): 497-502>
Development and Validation of UV Spectrophotometric method for Simultaneous Estimation of Doxylamine Succinate and Pyridoxine Hydrochloride in Bulk and Tablet Dosage Form. Smita Nayak*Preeti Kulkarni, BhaskarVaidhun, Vinit Chavhan >
INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PHARMACY AND PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES
2013; 5(3): 390-393 >
Anti-infective Potential of Morinda citrifolia fruit extract. Smita Nayak*, Meena Chintamaneni, Sushma Mengi >
INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PHARMACY AND PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES
2011; 3(l 5): 81-83 >
Immunostimulant activity of noni (Morinda citrifolia) on T and B lymphocytes. Smita Nayak*, Sushma Mengi >
PHARMACEUTICAL BIOLOGY
2010; 48(7); 724–731>
Amongst Top Five Editor’s Pick articles for 2010
Preliminary Physicochemical and Phytochemical Evaluation of Morinda citrifolia Fruit Extractives. Smita Nayak*, Sushma Mengi >
INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PHARMACY AND PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES
2010; 2(4): 150-154 >
Morinda Citrifolia: A Review Smita Nayak*, Rajani Shettigar>
JOURNAL OF PHARMACY RESEARCH
2010; 3(8): 1872-1874 >
Recent Advances in the Use of Medicinal Plants as Immunostimulants, Smita Nayak*, Sushma Mengi> Authored Chapter in Book
COMPREHENSIVE BIOACTIVE NATURAL PRODUCTS, 1st ed, Gupta V, editor, Studium Press LLC, U.S.A
2010; 5: 163-202>
Evaluation of Immunostimulant Activity of the Extracts and Bioactives of the Fruits of Morinda citrifolia Smita Nayak*, Sushma Mengi>
PHARMACEUTICAL BIOLOGY
2009; 47(3): 248–254 >
Low frequency physical failure affecting in vitro release of theophylline from sustained release tablets Smita Nayak*, Ratnesh Shrivastava>
INDIAN JOURNAL OF PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES
1995; 57(1): 38-40 >

PLACEMENT ACTIVITIES

Charak Pharmaceuticals
2011
Lyka Labs
2011
Sanmour Pharma
2011, 2015
Cognizant Solutions
2015
Neon Laboratories Ltd.
2015, 2016
Abbott India Ltd.
2015
TCS Ltd.
2016, 2017, 2018
Cigna TTK Healthcare Pvt. Ltd.
2016
Quilaban Pharma
2016