Expert Lectures

Parul University is renowned for providing opportunities to develop skills and aptitudes among the students to meet the industrial needs. Keeping this in vision, Parul institute of Pharmacy & Research (PIPR) has been arranging at least one expert lecture every month for graduate and post graduate students in our institute.

Renowned experts from various academia like The MS University, Vadodara, Ramanbhai Patel Pharmacy College, Changa, LMCP, Ahmedabad, National lnstitute of nutrition and industrieslike GLPL, Vadodara, medistream Biotech PvtLtd.Vadodara, Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd. Alembic Pharma Ltd., IPCA Laboratories, Emcure Pharmaceuticals., SunPharma Advanced Research Cener, Zydus research centre, Sanofi Aventis, Ankleshwar, Oxygen research Pvt Ltd. are invited for expert lectures.

Expert Lecture on Retro Synthesis

Mr. Dinesh Thakkar, Assistant Professor at A. R. College of Pharmacy was invited as a speaker on 27th February, 2017 for delivering talk on the topic “Retro Synthesis” – an important title for Drug Discovery for UG & PG students. Topic itself is very well explanatory; at the same time it involves the knowledge of basic principles and reaction mechanisms of various functional groups. Sir has started his talk in very simple language and explained the role of various functional groups in Drug Design & Development. He explained various disconnection approaches and their application in synthesis. At the end of session, he satisfied the thirst of the students regarding all the synthetic approaches and guidelines used in retro synthesis by answering the questions.

Expert Lecture on SAR of Cardiovascular Drugs

A guest lecture for Semester VIIIth B.Pharm students on topic “SAR of Cardiovascular Drugs” was arranged on 2nd March 2017 at 10:30 a.m. in class room no. 211. The lecture was delivered by Dr. Hitesh G. Raval, Associate Professor, Anand Pharmacy College, Anand. He has explained SAR of Cardiotonic agents, ACE inhibitors, 1,4- Dihydripyridine as anti-Hypertensive agents and HMG CoA reductase inhibitors as antihyperlipidiemic agents . Overall the lecture was very much informative and interactive for the students. He justified the topic in very worthy manner.