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  • Interdisciplinary National seminar on “Modified drug release innovations in solubility and bioavailability enhancement: option and opportunities on 24th September 2016.

GNCP organized one day interdisciplinary national seminar on 24th September 2016 on the “Modified drug release innovations in solubility and bioavailability enhancement: Options and opportunities” The seminar was inaugurated by Dr. Sarvesh Jain (Malvia), Managing Director, Onisomes Laboratory, Chandigarh (Punjab), Mr. Amit Antarkar, R&D (Site Head) Watson Pharma Pvt. Ltd. Mumbai and Dr. A.M. Ittadwar Principal, GNCP, Nagpur. The resource person Dr. Sarvesh Jain explained about the current market and job opportunities in pharma sector. Mr. Amit Antarkar explained the R&D work going on in pharma industries, Dr. Sunil Jaiswal, Associate Manager, Sun Pharma emphasized on innovations in solubility and bioavailability enhancements and also explained the different options and opportunities in solubility and bioavailabilty enhancement in modified drug release. Around 200 students of UG and PG from various colleges were participated. The programe was co-ordinate by Dr. V. V. Kale, Dr. S.K. Tilloo, Dr. S. R. Walde and Teaching and Non-teaching staff. The Valedictory Function was chaired by Dr. Sunil Jaiswal, Associate Manager, Sun Pharma Varodara (Gujrat), Dr. Biyani, Associate Prof, SKB College of Pharmacy, Kamptee and Mr. N. G. Dumore, DBCOP, Nagpur. Dr. Suhas Padmane Proposed the Vote of thanks.

  • National level conference on Innovations in Formulations, Drugs & their Administration (iFDA)-2016

A national level conference was organized at Gurunanak College of Pharmacy on the theme “Innovations in  Formulations, Drugs & their Administration (iFDA-2016)” on 19 th & 20 th February, 2016. The conference was inaugurated at the hands of Sh. Anwar S. Daud, Managing  Director, Zim Laboratories Ltd. Sh. Daud, in his keynote address discussed the recent innovations that pharma     industry has witnessed. S. Sarabjeet Singh Kalsi, Joint secretary of The Sikh Education Society, presided over the program. On first day, Mr. G. Sundar delivered talks on regulatory aspects of Quality based design. He also presented a case study on QbD of MR tablets. Dr. Shriniwas Savale spoke about the challenges and opportunities in Bioequivalence studies. On day one, various session speakers also presented their research work to the delegates.
On the second day, Dr. Sanjay Mandhane, General Manager, Sun Pharma discussed various nano-therapeutics in overcoming different limitations of suboptimal therapeutics by enhancing efficacy, imparting higher selectivity, reducing toxicity, and prolonging clearance time. Dr. Mrudula Bele, a renowned columnist and associate professor at MPV College, Nashik, highlighted various unique features of Indian Patent Act. Dr. Jayant Khandare, professor at MIT College, Pune and entrepreneur, motivated the young innovators and urged them to pursue novel research ideas. Dr. Shriniwas Savale in another lecture discussed a relatively recent class of medicines, “Biosimillars”.
A Poster competition was also organized on the second day. Ms. Neeta Brahme was the winner in the competition. S. Ravleen Singh Khurana, Managing Director, Nikita Pharmaceutical Specialities Pvt. Ltd. was the chief guest of valedictory program. Dr. A. M. Ittadwar, Principal of college and Convenor of the conference gave the concluding remarks and Dr. S. K. Tilloo, Joint Secretary of the conference proposed vote of thanks.

  • Pre-Conference Work-Shop of 2nd International Congress of Society for Ethno-pharmacology (SFEC - 2015)

The second International Congress (SFEC - 2015) of the Society for Ethnopharmacology, India (SFE-India) was organized by Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Rashtrasant Tukadoji Maharaj Nagpur University, Nagpur, India during February 20-22, 2015 with the theme “Validation of Medicinal Plants and Traditional Medicine – Global Perspectives”.
Before the Congress, a series of Preconference Workshops on Natural Product Research were organized. The first section was carried out at Gurunanak College of Pharmacy, Nagpur on the theme “Scope for Research in Natural Products, Funding Opportunities and Publication”.
Dr. M. Heinrich, Editor, Journal of Pharmacy & Pharmacology, Dr. A. Jager, Associate Editor, Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Denmark, Dr. T K. Mukherjee, Ex- Editor, Indian J. Traditional Knowledge, CSIR-NISCAIR, India delivered their lectures on how to write good quality papers and made aware about the funding opportunities in Natural Product Research.
The workshop took place in Sardarni Paramjeet Kaur Kalsi Auditorium. Principal, Staff and students took efforts to make program a grand success.

One day workshop on “Approaches to  research: experimental design and interpretation” on 05/10/2012

One day workshop on “Professional Communications Attitudes and Overview of ICH” on 09/11/2012

Two days workshop on ‘Pharmaceutical Trends and Good Manufacturing Practices' on 05/03/2012-06/03/2012

DST Sponsored National Conference on ‘Natural Products in Healthcare' on 24/11/2011-  26/11/2011.

AICTE Sponsored Two days International Level symposium on Clinical Pharmacy Education: Sharing the U.S. Experiences (November 27 & 28, 2009)
DST Sponsored National Workshop on Coating Technology of solid dosage forms (17-19 October, 2008)