The student chapter organized scientific talks on varied topics delivered by eminent professionals in pharmaceutical sciences from worldwide universities. These talks helped students to learn about recent advancements, current breakthroughs and cutting-edge research throughout the world.
24th February 2020 – Dr. Rajesh N. Dave
Dr. Rajesh N. Dave, distinguished Professor, Founding Director of the New Jersey Center for Engineered Particulates, Otto H. York Department of Chemical & Materials Engineering, New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark, NJ, USA, delivered a very interesting session on “Model-based Particle Engineering for Improved Pharmaceutical Products”.
24th February, 2020 – Dr. Ecevit Bilgili
Dr. Ecevit Bilgili, Associate Professor, Otto H. York Department of Chemical & Materials Engineering, New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark, NJ, USA, gave a talk about “Insights from Recent Studies on Immediate Drug Release from Ternary Amorphous Solid Dispersions (ASD)”.
8th January 2020 – Dr. Pradeep Kumar
Dr. Pradeep Kumar, Associate Professor of Pharmaceutics in the Department of Pharmacy and Pharmacology at University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa, enlightened students on topic “In Silico Interpretation of the Performance of Biopolymeric Assemblies for Biomedical Applications: Quantification of Molecular Attributes via Static Lattice Atomistic Simulations”.
4th December 2019 – Dr. Rebecca Wade
Dr. Rebecca Wade, Professor at the Zentrum für Molekulare Biologie (ZMBH), Heidelberg University, Germany, gave an interactive session about “Computational Approaches to Protein Dynamics and Binding Kinetics for Drug Discovery”.
15th June, 2019 – Dr. Padma Devarajan
Dr. Padma Devarajan, Professor at Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Technology, Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai, India, delivered an interesting presentation about “Intelligent Strategies to Surmount the Blood Brain Barrier”.
18th March, 2019 – Dr. Debadyuti Ghosh
Dr. Debadyuti Ghosh, Assistant Professor, Molecular Pharmaceutics and Drug Delivery, College of Pharmacy, University of Texas at Austin (UT), introduced to us his research idea and finding through his presentation “Peptides as shuttles and surface coatings to overcome the biological barriers in drug delivery”.
28th December, 2018 – Dr. Harshita Kumari
Dr. Harshita Kumari, Assistant Professor, James Winkle College of Pharmacy, University of Cincinnati, USA, gave very interesting presentation on “Structural altercations of supramolecular nanomaterials in solid vs solution phase using neutron physics as a tool”.
8th October, 2018 – Dr. Jashvant D. Unadkat
Dr. Jashvant D. Unadkat, Milo Gibaldi Endowed Professor, Director, UW Research Affiliates Program on Transporters, Department of Pharmaceutics, University of Washington, Seattle, USA, gave very insightful interactive session on “PBPK Modeling and Simulation: The Next Frontiers”.