Faculty Achievements

Dr. Smita Nayak

  1. Received grant of Rs 20,000/- from DST, Govt. of India for “Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp’ for Final Year Pharmacy students.
  2. Appointed as subject expert by University of Pune for conduct of viva voce of M Pharm students

Dr. Preeti Kulkarni

    1. She was invited as a speaker under the session of round table discussion on the topic ‘Role of Counselling in schools and Higher education’ in 15th World Education Summit held on 21-22 November 2019 at Bombay Exhibition Centre, Goregaon, Mumbai.
    2. She was invited for a talk (guest lecture) at Rahul Dharkar College of Pharmacy, Karjat for First and Final Year B Pharmacy students as a part of KG Sanjeevani-Continued Learning & Quality Improvement Program to fill the curriculum gap on October 19, 2019.
    3. Research work titled „Comparative Pharmacokinetic Study of an Indian Generic Brand Erlotinib with Tarceva‟ was presented as a Poster at the 17th International Association of Therapeutic Drug Monitoring and Clinical Toxicology held from September 22-26, 2019 at Foz Do Iguassu, Brazil.

Dr. Smita Nayak

  1. Received minor research grant of Rs 30,000/- from University of Mumbai for project entitled ‘ Silver Nanoparticle synthesis using Green Chemistry approach’
  2. Received grant of Rs 20,000/- from DST, Govt. of India for “Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp’ for Final Year Pharmacy students.
  3. Collaborated with Patlex Business Solutions for Three month ‘CERTIFICATE COURSE IN PHARMACOVIGILANCE’ for students of Final Year B Pharm.
  4. Completed UGC HRDC sponsored short term course in ‘Nanoscience and Nanotechnology’
  5. Organised Organ Donation Awareness Training Program in association  with IPA-MSB and ZTCC, Mumbai

Dr. Preeti Kulkarni

  1. She received financial support from Natco Pharma Ltd., Hyderabad, India in 2019 for conducting seminar on ‘Basic Science to Clinical Drug Development in Cancer-Bridging the Gap’ held on March 19-20, 2019 at Gahlot Institute of Pharmacy, Navi Mumbai.
  2. Financial support from  Pharmanza Herbals Pvt. Ltd., Gujarat for presenting research work at American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists (AAPS) PharmSci 360 held on 4th to 7th of November 2018 at Washington DC, US
  3. She moderated Rapid Fire Oral Presentations in the subject of Bioanalytics-Chemical at American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientist’s (AAPS) PharmSci 360 held on 7th November 2018 at Washington DC, US.
  4. Research work titled “Clinical Study of Lipidized Boswellic Acids for Osteoarthritis of Knee” was presented as a Rapid Fire Oral Presentation at American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientist’s (AAPS) PharmSci 360 held on 7th November 2018 at Washington DC, US.
  5. Research work titled “Pharmacokinetics, Safety and Efficacy of Solid Lipid Boswellia serrata Particles (SLBSP) For Symptomatic Treatment of Osteoarthritis of Knee” was presented as a Poster at American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientist’s (AAPS) PharmSci 360 held on 5th November 2018 at Washington DC, US.
  6. She was the member of the interview panel for the post of  “Research Associate” on Wednesday, 23rd May, 2018 at ACTREC, Tata Memorial Center, Kharghar for the project ‘Analytical capacity building for the study of tobacco carcinogen exposures in India’

Mrs. Bharti Fegade

  1. She gave an oral presentation on HPTLC Method Development for Quantitative Analysis of Quercetin from Epiphyllum Oxypetalum Leaves at International conference on , “ Multidisciplinary Healthcare Research :  Challenges opportunities and Newer Directions” organized by P. E. Society’s Modern College of Pharmacy, Nigadi, Pune  form 4-5 January, 2019

Mr. Nitin Kolhe

    1. He received a certificate of exellence in reviewing in recognition of outstanding quality of the journals i.e Journal of Pharmaceutical and Biological Sciences by IP Innovative Publications Pvt.Ltd., 2018-2019.

Dr. Smita Nayak

  1. She was University of Mumbai nominated Subject expert in Staff Selection Committee for appointment of Professor, Associate Professor and Assistant Professor.
  2. She organized one day International Seminar on ‘Advances in Nanotechnology’ sponsored by Sympatec GmbH (Rs. 10,000) on 16th February 2018
  3. She received Rs. 7,520 from University of Mumbai towards book bank for reserved category students
  4. She received Rs. 4,000 from University of m,umbai towards book bank facility for faculty from 2013 to 2017

Dr. Preeti Kulkarni

  1. She was a member of the interview panel to select candidate for the post of “Research Associate” on Wednesday, 23rd May, 2018 at ACTREC, Tata Memorial Center, Kharghar for the project
  2. Analytical capacity building for the study of tobacco carcinogen exposures in India

Mr. Bhaskar Gavitre

  1. He was invited as a member of a panel for selection of candidates for Master’s in Water Policy and Governance course (batch 2018-20) at Center for Water Policy, Regulation and Governance, School of Habitat Studies, TISS, Mumbai for interviews scheduled on 06 an d 07th March 2018.

Dr. Smita Nayak

  1. She has received a grant of Rs. 58,500 from Govt of India’s Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment for book bank for reserved category students
  2. She received sponsorship from many organizations and entrepreneur for designing souvenir for the institute in 2016

Mrs. Preeti Kulkarni

  1. She was sponsored by Pharmanza Herbals Pvt. Ltd., Gujarat for her PhD research work titled ‘Safety and efficacy of Phosphatidyl choline complex of Boswellia serrata extract (SLBSP) in osteoarthritis of knee: A Randomized Double-blind Controlled Trial’
  2. She received Travel grant of Rs 65,000 from Pharmanza Herbals Pvt. Ltd., Gujarat for presenting paper in World Conference on Pharmacometrics (WCoP) held at Brisbane, Australia in August 2016
  3. Her research paper won second prize in poster competition in the seminar on ‘Advancement in Pharmaceutical Technology’ organized by Department of Pharmaceutics, Oriental College of Pharmacy, on 17th September, 2016
  4. Her research work titled ‘Pharmacokinetic study of Boswellic Acids formulated as Solid Lipid Boswellia Serrata Particiles in healthy volunteers’ was presented as a poster at World Conference on Pharmacometrics (WCoP) held at Brisbane, Australia in August 2016
  5. She receive a grant (Rs 50,000) from Board of Research in Nuclear Sciences (BRNS), Government of India in 2015 for conducting seminar on ‘Newer Trends in Cancer Research-Implications for Clinical Trials and Cancer Therapy’(Letter no: 35/17/47/2014-BRNS 1482)

Mrs. Preeti Kulkarni

  1. She received an International Travel Grant of Rs one lakh from Indian Council of Medical Research, Govt of India, New Delhi for presenting paper at American Association of Cancer Research held on 5th April – 9th April 2014 at San Diego, CA
  2. Her research work titled ‘A Prospective Randomized, Double-Blind, Double-Dummy, Placebo-Controlled Trial of Solid Lipid Boswellia serrata Particles (SLBSP) Versus Standardized Boswellia serrata Gum Resin Extract (BSE) For Symptomatic Treatment of Osteoarthritis of Knee’ was presented as an Oral Presentation at International conference on pharmacology and pharmaceutical sciences, Vienna, Austria held in November 2015
  3. She was a member of the interview panel for Walk-in-interview to select candidate for the post of “Research Fellow” at ACTREC on Monday, 20th April, 2015 at ACTREC, Tata Memorial Center, Kharghar for two projects viz.
    • A Prospective, Observational, Open-Label, Non-Randomized, Single Dose, Single Centre, Two Way, Parallel Group
    • Bioequivalence Study Of Two Formulations Of Pemetrexed In Indian Adult Chemo-Naive, Adenocarcinoma NSCLC Patients.
  4. Her research work titled ‘Effect of various anticoagulants on the bio-analysis of drugs in rat blood’ was presented at 105th Annual Meeting of American Association of Cancer Research held on 5th April – 9th April 2014 at San Diego, CA.

Dr. Mrs. Smita Nayak

  1. She organized a two day National Workshop on ‘Exploration of Recent Trends and Advances in Phytomedicines’ on 12th-13th October 2012 sponsored by Department of Science and Technology (DST), Government of India and Board of Research in Nuclear Sciences (BRNS) (Rs. 1,00,000)
  2. She organized a two day seminar on Emerging Trends in Novel Drug Delivery Systems on 9th-10th December 2011 sponsored by Signet Chemicals Ltd (Rs. 30,000)

Dr. Mrs. Smita Nayak

  1. She organized One week Quality Improvement Programme on Pharmaceutical Chemistry – Basic Principles and Newer Concepts on 10th-15th January 2011 sponsored by Department of Science and Technology, Government of India