Report on Hands on Training on Computational designing
Report on seven-day “A Hands-on-training Program on Computational Strategies for the Design and Development of Pharmaceuticals” organized by the Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai under the DST STUTI scheme with the SVKM’s Dr. Bhanuben Nanavati College of Pharmacy, Mumbai.
The Scheme ‘Synergistic Training program Utilizing the Scientific and Technological Infrastructure’ (STUTI) is intended to build human resource and its knowledge capacity through open access S&T Infrastructure across the country. As a complement to the various schemes of DST funding for expansion of R&D Infrastructure at academic institutions, STUTI scheme envisions a hands-on training program and sensitization of the state-of-the-art equipment as well as towards sharing while ensuring transparent access of S&T facilities.
Among total 300 students applied from all over different states were screened and only 30 students got selected among them Ms Saba wahid khan from Second year Master of Pharmacy under the Guidance of Dr. Indira Parab HOD of Pharmaceutics was given the opportunity for Hands on training program for computational strategies for the design and development of pharmaceuticals for seven days .
These seven days included a very interactive session with theory session in the morning and practical session in the evening on different softwares like schrodinger and discovery studio which are the paid softwares were given an hands on and very informatively mentioned the need for understanding such type of software to remove the gap between the industry and the academics. The session was conducted from Basf and peptris technology and Schrodinger .
World Pharmacist day 2022
World Pharmacists Day is observed every year on September 25th with an aim of promoting and advocating the role of a Pharmacist in improving health all over the World.The International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP), a Global Federation of National Associations of Pharmacists and Pharmaceutical scientists, came into existence on September 25th,1912, and hence it was assigned the World Pharmacist Day at the World Congress of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences in Istanbul, Turkey in 2009. It is known that pharmacists across the world help people get the best from their medicines. Pharmacists advise patients on how to take the medicines so that they are most effective. Pharmacist also understand the need of the patient and medical fraternity and come out with new drug and convenient drug delivery systems. Pharmacists have consistently been ranked among the top five most trusted professionals in national surveys.
This year on 25th September, team of third year students from H.K.College of Pharmacy gathered at Juhu beach at Mumbai to spread the awareness about the role, duty and importance of pharmacists in the society. Students explained the role through dialogue with people with the help of posters. They explained that a pharmacist who plays a key role in the research,formulation, analysis and marketing of drug is a major part of the healthcare industry. The theme of the day was “Pharmacists are a trusted source of knowledge and advice, not only for patients but for many healthcare professionals”.
In addition to spreading awareness about role of Pharmacist, the students also took an additional step in spreading awareness on Arthritis and Vitamin D Deficiency through a small skit which attracted the people’s attention.The title of the skit was “Bawaal hai bhai bawaal hai aaj jodo ka dard bada sawaal hai”. Arthritis is the most predominant disease observed mostly in the senior citizen due to the muscle weakness. Osteoarthritis is the second most common rheumatologic problem and it is the most frequent joint disease with prevalence of 22% to 39% in India. The students had displayed the meaning, statistics, cause, symptoms, treatment and preventive measures of arthritis through the posters and skit. The skit helped people to understand the root cause of arthritis, importance of early detection and attention to this disease. The students enjoyed interacting with people. The performance was then concluded by a tagline “logo ko bachana hai, arthritis ko hatana hai”.
World Pharmacist dayDate: 25.09.18
Attended by: Teaching staff and B. Pharm students
Co-ordinated by: Department of Pharmaceutical Analysis, H K College of Pharmacy
Venue: Pharmaceutical Analysis Laboratory, First Floor
A ‘Poster making’ event was organized by Department of Pharmaceutical Analysis to celebrate “World Pharmacists Day”.
About 60 students from second year and first year B. Pharm. participated in poster making. Total 15 poster were presented by the students.
The topics allocated to the students for poster preparation were
- – Role of Pharmacist as healthcare provider
- – Growth of Pharmaceutical Industry in India
- – Reforms in Pharmaceutical Education
- – Applications of Analytical techniques in daily life
The event helped the budding pharmacists understand their contribution as a professional towards the society.
H. K. C. P’s Two Days Scientific Program: One Day Seminar along with Poster competition and TechCrunch-2017On the platform of H. K. Knowledge Base, H. K. College of Pharmacy, Jogehwari (W), Mumbai, organized two days intercollege Scientific program. One-day national seminar was organized on the theme- ‘Innovations and Advancements in Natural Products and Drug discovery’ along with poster competition. Chief guest mentioned in her key note address, about the importance of natural product discoveries in the plant world, market trends in natural products as drug and opportunities provided by natural products over synthetic products.
TECHCRUNCH: 7TH SCIENTIFIC DAY ON 29TH SEPTEMBER 2015H. K. College of Pharmacy’s, H K Knowledge Base, celebrated 7th Scientific Day, TechCrunch (Intercollege competitions) 2015 on 29th September 2015. All competitions were open for participation to all pharmacy and science colleges. Success of the programme was seen through the overwhelming participation from the students of other colleges from Mumbai and Navi Mumbai.
Tech Crunch Programme was inaugurated by Dr. Azeem Khan by Ribbon cutting for Model display. He shows lots of interest in model making competition and Product packaging.
ONE DAY NATIONAL SEMINAR ON 27TH SEPTEMBER 2014
PHARMA WEEK CELEBRATION – SEP 2013
Industrial Visit 23rd-24th Sept 2013 : The week started with Industrial visit to IPCA Pharmaceutical industry at Silvasa.
Scientific Day 26th Sept 2013 : The second activity of the week was Scientific Day, named TechCrunch. Dr. Shrirang Joshi, Chief Guest of the day inaugurated the event with best wishes to all participants. Student participants enjoyed the open intercollegiate competitions in debate, model making, oral presentation and quiz competitions. Enthusiastic response from students of HK College, LHH College of Pharmacy, KMK College of Pharmacy, Bombay College of Pharmacy, Oriental college of Pharmacy was overwhelming. Our past student Mr. Krunal Pawar, shared his experience on Masters course in Epidemiology, specialization in clinical and genetic epidemiology, in University of Munich and guided the students on study and research in Germany, through his presentation.
One Day National Seminar 28th Sept 2013 : Chief Guest- Dr. Ashok Omray, President, Ideal Cures Pvt Ltd., Mumbai.
Seminar Theme- “Techniques of taste masking and Evaluation” and “Intellectual property rights’ (IPR) and patent drafting”. Speakers- Mr. Sourabh Dhopade, Mr. Afroj Sayyed, Mr. Kamlesh Rathod from S.Zhaveri Pharmakem Pvt. Ltd., Mr Sandeep Mane from Roquette India Pvt. Ltd and Ms. Andreya Fernandes, Ms. Bina Dandekar from Gopakumar Nair Associates.
Poster evaluators: Dr. Rajani Athawale, C.U.Shah College of Pharmacy, Mr. Arvind Naik, St. Johns College of Pharmacy, Dr. Rashmi Srivastava and Mrs. Sheeja Koliyote from MET college of Pharmacy, Dr. Mrunmayee Toraskar, Bharati Vidyapith College of Pharmacy.