Department Of Pharmacology

Vision: To produce competent pharmacologists to meet the needs of the industry and research organizations, drug discovery research, this demands careful and critical evaluation of biological activities.
Objectives: To train the students in the skills that are necessary for establishing drug action, mechanisms of drug action, potential pharmacological effects, toxicological effects, molecular interactions, animal health care and maintenance etc. The department is striving towards our vision by providing quality education that effectively integrates critical thinking, problem solving and leadership skills.

  • Our pharmacology department is equipped with all the required instruments and animals to carry out the research activities by the graduates and Post graduates, Pharm-D & P.B (Post Baccularate)
  • In the department of Pharmacology, we learn about the action of various on the living tissues and then this knowledge is extended to the treatment of various diseases and disorders thus form the science of therapeutics.
  • It is obvious that both pharmacology and pharmacotherapeutics are extremely helpful to medical and premedical professions.
  • At the same time these subjects are useful to professionals working on pharmaceutical research and marketing. It provides the marketing persons with the knowledge on the product that enables them to communicate to doctors.
  • Furthermore, the Department's staff members are actively involved as research coordinators in executing projects at the Department are related to Metabolic Disorders, Hepatoprotective, Nephroprotective, psychopharmacology, Drug-Interaction studies. A well equipped, certified animal house is maintained by the Department. 

The Department of Pharmacology is equipped with state-of-the-art equipments.  Some of these include:

Broad Research Areas

  • Endocrine Pharmacology
  • Behavioral and Neuropharmacology
  • Cardiovascular Pharmacology
  • Drug Metabolism and Pharmacokinetics
  • Hepatoprotective and Nephroprotective

Major Instruments/Equipments available

  • Autoanalyser
  • Student Kymographs
  • Plethysmometer
  • Actophotometer
  • Eddy’s Hot plate 
  • Rota rod apparatus
  • Y-Maize & Plus Maize
  • Research Centrifuge
  • Analgesiometer

Career Opportunities in Pharmacology

Trained Pharmacologists can look forward to rewarding Careers in Academia (M.Pharm, B.Pharm, Pharm D, BAMS, BHMS, MDS, BDS, MBBS & MS), Pharmaceutical Industries (Preclinical, Clinical and R&D Scientist) and Contrct Research Organizations (CRA, Medical Writing, Medical Coding, Pharmacovigilance) and in Drug Regulatory Agencies (Regulatory Affairs) , Hospital , Clinical  and Community Pharmacist in India and in Foreign Countries.

# Faculty Name Qualification Experience
1 D. SUDHARSHAN REDDY M.Pharm, PGDIPR,(Ph. D) 8 Years
Gender                         : Male
Designation                  : H.O.D &Associate Professor
Department                 : Pharmacology
Date of birth                : 14-06-1979
Date of Joining            : June 2013
Area of specialization : Pharmacology
  Experience @ B.Pharm level 7 Years
@ M.Pharm level 4 Years
@ Pharm-D level  6 Months
Research 8 Years
Industry -
Total Experience 7 Years
  Research Guidance M. Pharm Projects Guided 20
B. Pharm Projects Guided 30
Pharm D Projects Guided -
Ph.Ds Guided -
Total Projects Guided 50
Publications                               International 10
National 2
  Presentations                                Oral                       Poster
International 2 4
National - 5
Conferences/seminars/symposia attended International 3
National 8
Membership in Professional Bodies IPS, APTI and SPC
Research Grants obtained -
2 SANARSUI RAJ MARY REJEENA M. Pharm 10 Months
Gender                         : Female
Designation                  : Assistant Professor
Department                 : Pharmacology
Date of birth                : 05-11-1986
Date of Joining            : May 2012
Area of specialization : Pharmacology
  Experience @ B.Pharm level 10 Months
@ M.Pharm level 10 Months
@ Pharm-D level 10 Months
Research -
Industry -
Total Experience 10 Months
  Research Guidance M. Pharm Projects Guided -
B. Pharm Projects Guided -
Pharm D Projects Guided -
Ph.Ds Guided -
Total Projects Guided -
Publications                               International -
National -
  Presentations                                     Oral Poster
International    
National   1
Conferences/seminars/symposia attended International 1
National -
Membership in Professional Bodies APTI
Research Grants obtained -
3 G. VENKATAIAH M. Pharm 6 Months
Gender                         : Male
Designation                  : Assistant Professor
Department                 : Pharmacology
Date of birth                : 04-06-1982
Date of Joining            : March 2013
Area of specialization : Pharmacology
  Experience @ B.Pharm level 06 Months
@ M.Pharm level 06 Months
@ Pharm-D level 06 Months
Research -
Industry -
Total Experience 06 Months
  Research Guidance M. Pharm Projects Guided -
B. Pharm Projects Guided -
Pharm D Projects Guided -
Ph.Ds Guided -
Total Projects Guided -
Publications                               International 4
National -
  Presentations                                     Oral Poster
International - -
National 1 4
Conferences/seminars/symposia attended International 1
National 2
Membership in Professional Bodies APTI
Research Grants obtained -
4 MD. FAHEEMUDDIN M. Pharm 6 Months
Gender                         : Male
Designation                  : Assistant Professor
Department                 : Pharmacology
Date of birth                : 11-09-1989
Date of Joining            : July 2013
Area of specialization : Pharmacology
  Experience @ B.Pharm level -
@ M.Pharm level -
@ Pharm-D level -
Research 6 Months
Industry -
Total Experience -
  Research Guidance M. Pharm Projects Guided -
B. Pharm Projects Guided -
Pharm D Projects Guided -
Ph.Ds Guided -
Total Projects Guided -
Publications                               International -
National -
  Presentations                                     Oral Poster
International - -
National - 1
Conferences/seminars/symposia attended International -
National -
Membership in Professional Bodies -
Research Grants obtained -