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General Information about the department
Teaching faculty
Non teaching faculty
Services
Academic Activities

Research Activities

 
1. General Information about the department

(Summary about the milestones of the Department ,academic facilities, research facilities, staff, various courses and services provided by the department)Department of Pharmacology was started in 1956. The teaching faculty includes 5 professors, 4 Assistant Professors and 6 tutorsThe department is involved in teaching various courses –

Medical-MBBS (250 students annually), MD (9 post graduates annually)
Dental
-BDS,
Nursing –BSc,
Post –basic BSc
Allied Health Sciences: BSc Operation theatre technology, BSc Respiratory care technology, Ophthalmic technology, Perfusion technology, BSc Dialysis technology, BSc Cardiac care technology, BSc Anaesthesia Technology, Diploma in OT technology, Dialysis technology, Dental Hygiene, Dental Mechanic etc.Adverse Drug Reaction Monitoring Centre, under the Pharmacovigilance programme of India was established in 2011. Department of Pharmacology also renders Drug information services to the health care professionals. 

2. Teaching faculty

Sl.No

Name

Qualification

Designation

1

Dr. C. R. Jayanthi

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Professor and HOD

2

Dr. S. Narayana Reddy

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Professor

3

Dr. Geetha A

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Professor

4

Dr. Mamatha KR

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Professor

5

Dr. Kavitha Rajarathna

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Professor

6

Dr. Sushma M

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Assistant Professor

7

Dr.Praveen Panchaksharimath

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Assistant Professor

8

Dr. Laxminarayana Kamath

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Assistant Professor

9

Dr. Vijayalakshmi

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Assistant Professor


3. Non teaching faculty
Sl.No
Name
Designation

1

Amar Rathna N

Senior medical laboratory technologist

2

Shivaji Rao

Senior medical laboratory technologist

3

Fasee Ur Rehman

Pharma Chemist

4

S.N. Nalini

Typist

5

Lakshmi

Group D worker ( contract Basis)

6

Ratna

Group D worker (contract basis)

7

Huchamma

Group D worker

8

Venkatamma

Group D worker ( animal house)

4. Services

(pls include specialty clinics, outreach programmes, any other services etc.) ·         Pharmacovigilance programme·         Drug information service to health care professionals.

5. Academic Activities

Teaching programme

For the month of(average for 1 month)

Sl No
UG(numbers/--month)
PG(numbers/--month)

Seminars

1

4

Journal club

-

4

Guest lectures

-

Once in 3 months

Case presentations

1

2

Any others, specify.

-

·         PG group Discussion- 4

·         New drug/new ADR discussion- 4

·         Screening methods discussion- 4

·         Basic statistics exercises- 2

·         Practicals- 8

 

6. Research ActivitiesPublications

1.       Muraraiah S, Rajarathna K, Sreedhar D, Basavalingu D, Jayanthi CR. A questionnaire study to assess the knowledge, attitude and practice of pharmacovigilance in a paediatric tertiary care centre. J Chem Pharm Res 2011; 3(6):416-422.
2.       Panchaksharimath P, Singh S, Devaru S. Study on the anticonvulsant activity of pentazocine in albino rats. J Chem Pharm Res 2011;3(5):468-72.
3.      
Singh S, Panchaksharimath P, Devaru S. Evaluation of anti-inflammatory activities of Sida cordifolia Linn in Albino rats. J Chem Pharm Res 2011;3(6):136-142.
4.       Rajarathna K, Sushma M, Rajendran V, Mohan MBV. Study to compare the clinical efficacy of oral theophylline, tiotropium bromide and combination of formoterol and budesonide in COPD. NJBMS 2011;2(1).
5.      
Romana A, Kamath L, Sarda A, Muraraiah S, Jayanthi CR. Polypharmacy leading to adverse drug reactions in elderly in a tertiary care hospital. Int J pharm Bio Sci 2012;3(3):218-224.
6.      
Muraraiah S, Sarda A, Romana A, Jayanthi CR. Prescribing pattern in pediatric urinary tract infections at a tertiary care centre. J Chem Pharm Res 2012;4(6):3201-06
.
7.       Muraraiah S, Rajarathna K, Rahman FU, Jayanthi CR. Prescribing pattern in complicated urinary tract infections at a tertiary care hospital. J Chem Pharm Res 2012;4(2):1222-30.
8.       Kamath L, Kulkarni C. Study of pattern of drug treatment in patients with exacerbations of bronchial asthma in an emergency ward of a teaching hospital: A prospective, cross sectional study. J Chem Pharm Res 2012;4(3):1815-21.
9.      
Vijayalakshmi, Adiga S, Bhat P, Chaturvedi A, Bairy KL, Kamath S. Evaluation of effect of Ferula asafoetida Linn.gum extract on learning and memory in Wistar rats. Indian J Pharmacol 2012;44:82-7.
10.   
Rohatgi V, Narayanareddy S. Doping in sports-Past, present and future. Int J Res Rev 2012;04(22):133-139.
11.   
Jayanthi CR, Divyashree M, Muraraiah S. Adverse drug reactions in psychiatry outpatients: Clinical spectrum, casuality and avoidability. J Chem Pharm Res 2013;5(8):128-135.
12.    Kiran AV, Panchaksharimath P, Sharvani R. Comparison of the efficacy of ondansetron versus ondansetron and dexamethasone in the prevention/reduction of post-operative nausea and vomiting after elective surgeries under general anesthesia. J Chem Pharm Res 2013;5(12):1126-30.
13.    Vagge DS, Muraraiah S, Jayanthi CR, Rohatgi V. A questionnaire study to evaluate the awareness and knowledge about rational use of medicines among trainee medical graduates in a tertiary care centre. Int J Pharm Phytopharmacol Res 2013;3(3):231-233.

14.   
Vishwanath M, Narayanareddy S, Devadas S. Assessment of drug utilization in hospitalized children at a tertiary care teaching hospital. J Chem Pharm Res 2014;6(2):592-598.
15.   
Shwetha H, Geetha A, Revathi TN. A comparative study of efficacy and safety of combination of topical 1% clindamycin and 0.1% adapalene with 1% clindamycin and 2.5% benzoyl peroxide in mild to moderate acne at a tertiary care hospital. J Chem Pharm Res 2014;6(2):736-741.
16.    Divyashree M, Jayanthi CR, Chandrashekar H. A comparative study of efficacy and safety of conventional versus newer antidepressants in patients with depressive episode in a tertiary care hospital. J Chem Pharm Res 2014;6(2):516-24.
17.    Jayanthi CR, Shwetha H, Rajarathna K. A cross sectional study to evaluate the non-epileptic uses of antiepileptic drugs at a tertiary care hospital. Int J Pharm Phytopharmacol Res 2014;4(3):199-200.
18.    Nayaka SR, Mamatha KR, Raju KPVK. A comparative study to assess the efficacy and tolerability of lornoxicam and diclofenac in patients with osteoarthritis of knee in a tertiary care hospital. J Chem Pharm Res 2014;6(3):1306-1311.

19.    Rajarathna K, Vishwanath M, Ramaswamy A, Sneha D, Kamath, Sukritha S, Hosthota A, Muraraiah S. Evaluation of WHO prescribing indicators among orthopaedic inpatients at a tertiary care hospital. J Chem Pharm Res 2014;6(8):278-280.

20.   
Rajarathna K, Panchaksharimath P, Rajendran V, Muralimohan BV. Effect of theophylline, tiotropium bromide and combination of formoterol and budesonide on PEFR in COPD patients. J Chem Pharm Res 2014;6(10):354-357.
21.    Rekha MB, Rekha MS, Naidu Purushotham. A study of prescribing pattern Type 2 Diabetics with co-existing Hypertension. Indian Journal of Public health research and development 2014:5(1):28-33.
22.   
Nanthini R, Mamatha KR, Shivamurthy G, Rajarathna K. A prospective study to assess the efficacy and safety of iron sucrose in pregnant women with iron deficiency anemia in a tertiary care hospital. Int J Basic Clin Pharmacol 2015;4(6):1271-1275
.
23.    Sowmya B, Vijayalakshmi, Narayanareddy S. Critical appraisal of patient package inserts in allopathic medicines. J Chem Pharm Res 2015;7(3):1805-1808
24.    Joseph J, Devarashetty V, Narayanareddy S, Muraraiah S. Parents’ knowledge, attitude, and practice on childhood immunization.
Int J Basic Clin Pharmacol 2015;4(6):1201-1207.
25.    Lavanya N, Naveenkumar M. Efficacy of Olanzapine and Haloperidol in Treatment of Schizophrenia in Tertiary Care Hospital.
J Med Dent Sci 2015;4(15):2461-2472.
26.    Pradeepkumar BT, Bharathkumar VD, Mamatha KR. Assessment of impact of an educational intervention on the awareness about pharmacovigilance among health care professionals in a tertiary care centre. Int J of Pharmacol Res 2015;5(5):252-255.
27.    Bharathkumar VD, Jayanthi CR, Muraraiah S. Comparative study of probiotic, prokinetic based triple therapy with USFDA regimen in the eradication of Helicobacter pylori in a tertiary care hospital. Int J of Basic Clin Pharmacol 2016;5(1):173-179.
28.    Bharathkumar VD, Jayanthi CR, Muraraiah S. Comparative study to assess tolerability among patients with or without synbiotic supplementation in h. Pylori eradication regimen. WJPMR 2016;2(2):42-45.
29.    Srivatsa S, Bose D, Jayanthi CR, Muraraiah S. A prospective cohort study to evaluate the correlates of polypharmacy and its association with depression among elderly patients. Int J Basic Clin Pharmacol 2016;5(5):1984-1990.
30.    Sundarmurthy D, Devarashetty V,
NarayanaReddy S. Complementary and alternative medicine: practice and perspective of allopathic doctors at a tertiary care hospital. Int J Basic Clin Pharmacol 2016;5(5):1995-2000.
31.    Kamath L, Satish GR. Cost Variation Analysis of Antihypertensive Drugs Available in Indian Market: An Economic Perspective. Int J Pharm Sci Res 2016;7(5):2050-56.
32.    Satish GR, Kamath L,
Jayanthi CR. Reassessment of dispensing pharmacy and animal experiments in undergraduate practical pharmacology curriculum: feedback from students. Int J Basic Clin Pharmacol 2016;5(2):285-292.
33.   
Roopavathy GM, Panchaksharimath P, Muraraiah S. Impact of an Educational Intervention on Asthma Knowledge and Metered-Dose Inhaler Technique among Nursing Students of Government College of Nursing, Bengaluru. Int J Pharm Sci Res 2016;7(8):3480-85.
34.    Bose D, Muraraiah S. Pattern & Predictors of Drug-Drug Interactions among the Patients Admitted In Neurology at a Tertiary Care Hospital - A Cross-Sectional Study. Int J Pharm Sci Res 2016;7(8):3458-64.
35.    Soumya R, Devarashetty V, Jayanthi CR, Muraraiah S. Drug dispensing practices at pharmacies in Bengaluru: A cross-sectional study. Indian J Pharmacol 2016;48:360-4.
36.    Fatima A, Mamatha KR, Banaapura A. Pattern of antimicrobials use in chronic leg ulcers at a tertiary care hospital. Int J Basic Clin Pharmacol 2016;5(5):2021-2024.
37.    Bedwal A, Aravinda V, Rajarathna K: Assessment of Knowledge, Attitude and Practice of Prescribing Fixed Dose Combinations among Postgraduate Medical Students - A Cross Sectional Survey. Int J Pharm Sci Res 2016;7(11):1000-07.
38.    Banaapura A,
Mamatha KR, Shivamurthy G. Single dose metronidazole, tinidazole and ornidazole in the treatment of bacterial vaginosis - a comparative study. Int J Basic Clin Pharmacol 2016;5(5):1966-1971.
39.   
Monica N, Jayanthi CR, Praveen P. Use and satisfaction of complementary and alternative medicine among diabetic patients in a tertiary care hospital. Int J Basic Clin Pharmacol 2016;5:2521-7.
40.    Bose D, Muraraiah S, Chandrashekar H. Evaluation of patterns and predictors of off-label prescribing of antidepressants in psychiatry at
a tertiary care hospital - An analytical cross-sectional study. Natl J Physiol Pharm Pharmacol 2017;7(2). (accepted for publication)
41.    Satish GR, Jayanthi CR, Vijayalakshmi D, Karthik N. Standard approach to antiepileptic drug therapy in focal epilepsy at a tertiary care hospital in Bengaluru: A retrospective cohort study. Natl J Physiol Pharm Pharmacol 2017;7(accepted for publication)
42.    Jayanthi CR, Pasha MY, Sushma M. Profile of serious drug events in a tertiary care hospital of south india- a five year experience. Int J Basic Clin Pharmacol 2017;6(2):445-51.
43.   
Jayanthi CR, Bedwal A, Rajarathna K. Cutaneous adverse drug reactions from a teaching hospital in Bengaluru: An observational study to determine the spectrum and outcome. Natl J Physiol Pharm Pharmacol 2017;7(accepted for publication)
44.    Fathima A, Mamatha KR, Ambika B, Rajarathna K. Self medication practice in primary dysmenorrhea among medical and paramedical students.
Natl J Physiol Pharm Pharmacol 2017;7(4) (accepted for publication)
45.   
Banaapura A, Mamatha KR,Prabha P. Tramadol and its combination with piroxicam in post caesarean pain management-A comparative study. Int J Basic Clin Pharmacol 2017;6(2):404-9.
46.   
Kamath L, Rodrigues AJ. Guinea pig versus computer mouse in post graduate practical pharmacology. Int J Basic Clin Pharmacol 2017;6(2):441-4.
47.   
Vishnu K, Mamatha KR, Jayanthi CR. Knowledge, attitude and practice towards pharmacovigilance among postgraduate medical students at a tertiary care hospital: a cross sectional questionnaire based study. Int J Basic Clin Pharmacol 2017;6(4):968-72.
48.   
Chaithra KN, Kamath L. Cost variation analysis study of oral anti-depressant drugs available in India. Int J Basic Clin Pharmacol 2017;6(4):973-7
.
49.    Kumar MD, Kamath L, Reddy NS. Efficacy of hydroxychloroquine as a potential antidiabetic drug. Int J Basic Clin Pharmacol 2017;6:895-900.
50.    Jayanthi CR, Chaithra KN, Reddy NS. A profile of adverse drug reactions to antimicrobial agents at a tertiary care hospital. IJPP 2017;4(1):16-21.
51.    Aravinda V, Bedwal A, Rajarathna K, Swamy MN. Pattern and pharmacotherapy of acute poisonings presenting to a tertiary care centre. Int J Basic Clin Pharmacol 2017;6:879-86.
52.   
Jayanthi CR, Renuka M, Panchaksharimath P. An observational Study to analyze the Adverse drug Reactions among the Elderly at A Tertiary Care Hospital. Biomed Pharmacol J 2017;10(1). (accepted for publication)
53.   
Satish GR, Kamath L, Revathi TN. Comparative study of the efficacy and safety of topical antifungal agents clotrimazole versus sertaconazole in the treatment of tinea corporis/cruris. Natl J Physiol Pharm Pharmacol 2017;7.(accepted for publication)

Dissertations

Sl.No

Title

Name of the student

Name of the guide

1

Antimicrobials prescribing pattern among out-patients and in-patients at department of ophthalmology in a tertiary care hospital

Dr Divya K

Dr Jayanthi C R

2

Comparative study of safety and efficacy of metadoxine monotherapy  and silymarin and metadoxine combination therapy in the treatment of alcoholic hepatitis and fatty liver

Dr Monica N

Dr Jayanthi C R

3

A prospecting observational study to evaluate the efficacy of pentoxifylline in severe alcoholic hepatitis in a tertiary care hospital

Dr. Dharani S

Dr. Narayana Reddy S

4

A comparative study to assess the safety and efficacy of tramadol, pentazocine and their combination with piroxicam in post cesarean pain management in a tertiary care hospital

Dr. Banapura Ambika

Dr. Mamatha K R

5

A prospective study of prescription pattern of otitis  media in ENT outpatient department at a tertiary teaching hospital

Dr Divya R

Dr Kavitha Rajarathna

6

An audit of drug information needs of health care professionals and drug use in department of neurology at a tertiary care hospital

Dr Debdipta Bose

Dr Sushma M

7

Prescribing patterns of drugs in department of orthopaedics at a teaching hospital.

Dr Roopavathy G M

Dr Praveen Panchaksharimath

8

A prospective observational study of pattern of drug use and assessment of adverse drug reactions in postoperative geriatric patients in a tertiary care hospital.

Dr Satish G R

Dr. Laxminarayana Kamath.

9

A comparative study of efficacy & safety of nebivolol vs metoprolol as add on therapy to amlodipine in patients with essential hypertension- A randomized single blind prospective study at a tertiary care hospital

Dr. Divyashree

Dr. Jayanthi C R

10

Comparision of efficacy & safety of sodium vs magnesium valproate idiopathic generalized epilepsy

Dr. Arjun subash

Dr. Jayanthi C R

11

 Efficacy, safety and tolerability of Sodium phosphate vs Polyethylene glycol as bowel preparation agents prior to colonoscopy – A randomised, prospective, comparative study.

Dr Mithun Kumar D

Dr. Narayana Reddy S

12

A comparision of hypotension and bradycardia following spinal anaesthesia in normotensives and patients on antihypertensives at a tertiary care hospital

Dr Chaithra  K N

Dr. Narayana Reddy S

13

A prospective study of pharmacotherapy of chronic leg ulcers in a tertiary care hospital

Dr Afreen Fatima

Dr Mamatha K R

14

A study to assess the pharmacotherapy of community acquired pneumonia at a tertiary care hospital

Dr. Vishnu K

Dr. Mamatha K R

15

Comparative study of antioxidants as add on therapy to topical steroids versus topical steroids alone in the management of mild to moderate psoriasis

Dr Ankita Bedwal

Dr Kavitha Rajarathna

16

A comparative study to evaluate the  effect of amitriptyline and fluoxetine on cognition in patients with depression at  a tertiary care hospital

Dr Md. Yaqub Pasha

Dr Sushma M

17

Randomized open label study to compare the safety and efficacy of montelukast versus acebrophylline as add on therapy to inhaled corticosteroids in mild to moderate asthma

Dr Renuka M

Dr  Praveen Panchaksharimath

18

Comparative study on efficacy and safety of daily versus alternate day atorvastatin therapy in patients with dyslipidemia

Dr. Allen Joe Rodrigues

Dr. Laxminarayana  Kamath

19

A comparative study of efficacy and safety of fixed dose combination of telmisartan with hydrochlorothiazide versus telmisartan with chlorthalidone in essential hypertension at a tertiary care hospital

Dr.Bhavya Darshini M.

Dr. Jayanthi C R

20

A comparative study of efficacy and saftey of topical  nonst-seroidal anti-inflammatory eye drops in immediate post cataract surgery at a tertiary care hospital

Dr Saiyadali A

Dr. Narayana Reddy S

21

A comparative study of efficacy and safety of intralesional triamcinolone with verapamil  in the treatment of keloid and hypertrophic scar in a tertiary care hospital

Dr Deepak K R

Dr. Geetha A

22

Efficacy and safety of anti-oxidants as an add-on therapy to metformin in early type 2 diabetes mellitus: a randomized, open label, comparative study in a tertiary care hospital

Dr Yashaswini P

Dr. Geetha A

23

A comparative study to assess the efficacy and safety of oxytocin, misoprostol and carboprost in active management of third stage of labour at a tertiary care hospital

Dr Lalitha A

Dr. Mamatha K R

24

A comparative study of efficacy and safety of glimepiride versus gliclazide as an add on to metformin in type 2 diabetes mellitus at a tertiary care hospital.

Dr.Shukrath C

Dr. Kavitha Rajarathna

25

Clinical outcomes of noradrenaline and its combination with vasopressin in the managemaent of septic shock

Dr Sneha Jyothi A N

Dr Sushma M

26

A comparative study to evaluate the efficacy and safety of levetiracetam as add-on to carbamazepine and phenytoin in focal seizures at a tertiary care hospital

Dr Praveen A N

Dr Praveen Panchaksharimath

27

A comparative study to evaluate the efficacy and safety of metformin monotherapy on glycemic markers in normal weight, over weight and obese patients with type 2 DM.

Dr. Kavyashree A C

Dr. Laxminarayana  Kamath

Ongoing projects:

Sl no

Title of the project

Name of thePrincipal investigator

Name of the guide

1

Efficacy & safety of topical BAK free travoprost 0.004% vs BAK preserved travoprost 0.004% in the treatment of open angle glaucoma, A comparative study at tertiary care hospital

A comparative study of efficacy & safety of topical travoprost 0.004% vs latanoprost 0.005%in the treatment of POAG at a tertiary care hospital

Medication and other risk factors contributing to fall related fractures in elderly, a case control study

KAP study on Gliptins

Dr.Divyashree

Dr Jayanthi C R

2

Comparing the efficacy and safety of teneligliptin vs sitagliptin as an add on to metformin in type 2 DM patients

Comparing the adverse drug reaction of conventional vs newer anti epileptics

Dr. Arjun subash

Dr Jayanthi C R

3

An observational study of adverse drug reactions to evaluate the pattern, causality, predictability, severity and preventability in obstetrics and gynaecology department at a tertiary care hospital

Dr. Bhavya Darshini M.

Dr. C R Jayanthi

4

Efficacy and safety of hydroxychloroquine in chikungunya arthritis as an add on drug with aceclofenac at a tertiary care hospital a randomized prospective comparative study

Dr Mithun Kumar D

Dr. Narayana Reddy S

5

Cost variation analysis of various brands of oral anti epileptic drugs currently available in Indian market

Dr.Saiyadali A

 Dr. Narayana reddy S

6

The pattern of self medication among medical students

Dr Deepak K R

Dr Geetha A

7

An observational study of ADR to evaluate the pattern causality, predictability, severity and preventability in pulmonary medicine department at a tertiary care hospital

Dr. Yashaswini P

Dr Geetha A

8

A comparative study of ondansetron, glycopyrrolate and dexamethasone for post operative nausea and vomiting following general anaesthesia

Dr Afreen Fatima

Dr Mamatha K R

9

A prospective study to assess the efficacy and safety of intravenous subhypnotic doses of midazolam during spinal anaesthesia for cesarean section

Dr. Lalitha A

Dr Mamatha KR

10

A prospective study of drug utilization pattern in the management of community acquired pneumonia in elderly at a tertiary care hospital
 
Determinants of adherence to anti- hypertensive medications at a tertiary care hospital

Dr. Vishnu K

Dr. Mamatha K R

11

Drug –Drug interactions and predicted adverse outcomes in alcoholic liver disease patients

Prescription pattern of drugs used in ENT Department

Dr. Divya.R

Dr. Kavitha Rajarathna

12

Assessment of adherence to methotrexate in patients with psoriasis: A cross sectional, observational study

Assessment of Knowledge attitude and practice on gliptins: A cross sectional study

Dr. Ankita Bedwal

 

Dr. Kavitha Rajarathna

13

Prescribing pattern in elderly inpatients in department of medicine at a tertiary care hospital

Dr.Shukrath C

Dr. Kavitha rajarathna

14

Assessment of adherence to antiepileptic drugs and factors influencing non-adherance: A cross sectional observational study at a tertiary care hospital

Dr Md. Yaqub Pasha

Dr Sushma M

15

Drugs  causing  haematological  adverse  drug reactions  in tertiary  care  hospital : a retroprospective study

Dr Sneha Jyothi A N

Dr Sushma M

16

A study of efficacy and safety of levosulpiride as add on to rabeprazole in the treatment of GERD patients

Dr Renuka M

Dr. Praveen panchaksharimath

17

A prospective study to evaluate age & gender related differences in drug utilization in ischemic heart disease at a tertiary care hospital

Dr. Praveen A.N

Dr. Praveen panchaksharimath

18

Comparative study of neurological & functional outcome in patients with acute ischemic stroke treated with fixed dose combination of citicoline and piracetam versus citicoline monotherapy

Dr. Allen Joe Rodrigues

Dr. Laxminarayana Kamath

19

Comparative analysis of First versus Latest version of Essential Medicine List by WHO

Dr. Kavyashree A C

Dr. Laxminarayana Kamath


PROGRAMMES ORGANISED BY DEPRTMENT
S.No.
Topics
Date
1
CME on Ethics in clinical research 19/03/10
2
Pre conference workshop on “PHARMACOVIGILANCE” part of 46th  Annual conference of  IPS in Bengaluru 14/12/13
3
Orientation on synopsis writing for postgraduates of BMC&RI 20/09/14
4
Web conference on Ethics, Pharmacovigilance, Biostatistics & Data management in clinical research 26-27/11/14
5
National Consultation Meeting  for Revision of  NLEM in collaboration with Ministry of Health & Family Welfare 18-19/01/15
6
Workshop on current regulatory requirements for members of Institutional Ethics Committee in association with Clinical Development Services Agency, Translational Health Science & Technology Institute 14-15/07/15
7
Orientation on synopsis writing for postgraduates of BMC&RI 21/09/15
8
Orientation on synopsis writing for postgraduates of BMC&RI 14/09/2016
9
Training of  Pharmacists for strengthening & capacity building in collaboration with State Institute of Health & Family Welfare 26-28/12/16
10
Training of Pharmacists for strengthening &capacity building in collaboration with State Institute of Health & Family Welfare 5-7/01/17
11
Training of Pharmacists for strengthening & capacity building in collaboration with State Institute of Health & Family Welfare 23-25/01/17
12
CME on Pharmacovigilance- Monitoring & Reporting in Indian Scenario- Drug interactions leading to ADRs 29/01/17

 

CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS
(ORAL & POSTER PRESENTATIONS)

S. No.

Topics

Presenter

Oral/Poster

Conference

Date

1

A

B

KAP of complementary & alternative medicine among allopathic practitioners

To evaluate the efficacy of carica papaya leaf extract on platelet count in dengue induced thrombocytopenia

Carica papaya leaf extract  in chemotherapy induced thrombocytopenia

Dr. Dharani S

Poster

Oral

Oral

Conference on clinical research, IPS chapter, Bangalore

International conference on Cutting edge pharmacology-IPSCON 2015,Rajkot

National conference on recent advances in cancer research and therapy, Chennai

06/08/15

18-20/12/15

08-09/07/16

2

A

B

C

Evaluation of patterns & predictors of off- label uses of anti-depressants in psychiatry department

A prospective study of drug- drug interactions among patients admitted in Neurology department

Evaluation of  predictors of polypharmacy among elderly patients

Evaluation of ADRs  pattern, predictability, severity & preventability of  ADRs in Psychiatry department

Dr. Debdipta Bose

Poster

Oral

Oral

Poster

Conference on clinical research, IPS chapter, Bangalore

International conference on Cutting edge pharmacology-IPSCON 2015,Rajkot

Pharma search’

National workshop on drug evaluation

Under the aegis of IPS, Mangaluru.

16th annual meeting of ISOP, Patient-centric pharmacovigilance, Agra

06/08/15

18-20/12/15

23-24/09/16

16-19/10/16

3

A

Impact of educational intervention on asthma knowledge and metered-dose inhaler technique among the nursing students of Government College of Nursing

Impact of an education programme on knowledge, metered-dose inhaler technique and medication adherence among asthma and COPD patients in a tertiary care Hospital

Dr. Roopavathy G.M

Poster

Oral

Conference on clinical research, IPS chapter, Bangalore

Reassessing pharmacology in 21st century, Southern regional conference, IPS, Belgaum

06/08/15

12-13/02/16

4

A

B

A Comparative study of  efficacy & safety of tramadol & its combination with piroxicam in post caesarean pain management

A Comparative study of  efficacy & safety of Pentazocine & its combination with piroxicam in post caesarean pain management

Single dose metronidazole, tinidazole  & ornidazole in the treatment of bacterial vaginosis- A comparative study

Dr. Ambika Banapura

Poster

Oral

Oral

Conference on clinical research, IPS chapter, Bangalore

Reassessing pharmacology in 21st century, Southern regional conference, IPS, Belgaum

Pharma search’

National workshop on drug evaluation

Under the aegis of IPS, Mangaluru.

06/08/15

12-13/02/16

23-24/09/16

5

A

An observational study of effect of metadoxine in the treatment of mild to moderate alcoholic liver disease

A Comparative study of  efficacy & safety of  metadoxine monotherapy with  metadoxine & silymarine combination therapy in the treatment of alcohol hepatitis

Dr. Monica N

Poster

Oral

Conference on clinical research, IPS chapter, Bangalore

Pharma search’

National workshop on drug evaluation

Under the aegis of IPS, Mangaluru.

06/08/15

23-24/09/16

6

A

B

Use of STOPP criteria to perform active pharmacovigilance in the elderly

Reassessment of pharmacy & animal experiments in undergraduate curriculum: Feedback from students

Pattern of anti-epileptic drug use & their adverse effect profile in the treatment of focal epilepsy

Dr. Satish G.R

Poster

Oral

Oral

Conference on clinical research, IPS chapter, Bangalore

Reassessing pharmacology in 21st century, Southern regional conference, IPS, Belgaum

49th annual conference of IPS, PGIMER, Chandigarh

06/08/15

12-13/02/16

20-23/10/16

7

A

B

Fixed dose drug combinations - A double edged sword

Efficacy & safety of hydroxychloroquine as an add on drug to aceclofenac in chikungunya arthritis

Efficacy of hydroxychloroquine as a potential antidiabetic drug: Systematic review

Dr. Mithun kumar

Oral

Oral

Poster

Reassessing pharmacology in 21st century, Southern regional conference, IPS, Belgaum

49th annual conference of IPS, PGIMER, Chandigarh

49th annual conference of IPS, PGIMER, Chandigarh

12-13/02/16

20-23/10/16

20-23/10/16

8

A

B

C

Bromocriptine as an antidiabetic drug - Systematic review

Critical analysis of ADRs to HAART therapy reported at Anti-retroviral therapy

Centre

Alternate day atorvastatin therapy in dyslipidemic patients

Time to rethink about low dose pioglitazone in treatment of uncontrolled type 2 DM

Dr.Allen Joe Rodrigues

Oral

Poster

Oral

Poster

Indo diabetes-2015

Young researchers forum, Bangalore

Reassessing pharmacology in 21st century, Southern regional conference, IPS, Belgaum

49th annual conference of IPS, PGIMER, Chandigarh

49th annual conference of IPS, PGIMER, Chandigarh

23-25/11/15

12-13/02/16

20-23/10/16

20-23/10/16

10

A

Cost analysis study of oral anti-depressant drugs available in India

Adverse drug profile of antimicrobial agents in a tertiary care hospital : A retrospective study

Dr. Chaithra K.N

Oral

Poster

Reassessing pharmacology in 21st century, Southern regional conference, IPS, Belgaum

Pharma search’

National workshop on drug evaluation

Under the aegis of IPS, Mangaluru.

12-13/02/16

23-24/09/16

11

A

B

Assessment of adherence to antiepileptic drugs and factors influencing non-adherence: a cross-sectional observational study

Factors influencing non- adherence to anti-diabetic drugs at a tertiary care hospital:  a cross-sectional observational study

Profile of serious adverse drug events in a tertiary care hospital of south India: A 5 years experience

Dr Md. Yaqub Pasha

Oral

Oral

Poster

Reassessing pharmacology in 21st century, Southern regional conference, IPS, Belgaum

Pharma search’

National workshop on drug evaluation

Under the aegis of IPS, Mangaluru.

16th annual meeting of ISOP, Patient-centric pharmacovigilance,

Agra

12-13/02/16

23-24/09/16

16-19/10/16

12

A

A Comparative study of  efficacy & safety of topical BAK preserved travoprost 0.004% v/s latanoprost 0.005% in the treatment of POAG  at a tertiary care hospital

Combination therapy of nebivolol/amlodipine v/s metoprolol/ amlodipine among Indian hypertensives

Dr. Divyashree. R.N

Oral

Oral

Pharma search’

National workshop on drug evaluation

Under the aegis of IPS, Mangaluru.

49th annual conference of IPS, PGIMER, Chandigarh

23-24/09/16

20-23/10/16

13

A

B

A prospective study of drug utilization pattern in the management of community acquired pneumonia in elderly at a tertiary care hospital

Determinants of adherence to anti- hypertensive medications at a tertiary care hospital

KAP towards pharmacovigilance among postgraduate students at a tertiary care hospital

Dr. Vishnu K

Oral

Oral

Poster

Reassessing pharmacology in 21st century, Southern regional conference, IPS, Belgaum

Pharma search’

National workshop on drug evaluation Under the aegis of IPS, Mangaluru.

16th annual meeting of ISOP, Patient-centric pharmacovigilance,

Agra

12-13/02/16

23-24/09/16

16-19/10/16

14

A

A comparative study of efficacy & safety of levosulpiride as an add on therapy to rabeprazole in GERD patients at a tertiary care hospital

An observational study to analyse the ADRs among elderly  at a tertiary care hospital

Dr. Renuka M

Oral

Poster

Pharma search’

National workshop on drug evaluation Under the aegis of IPS, Mangaluru.

16th annual meeting of ISOP, Patient-centric pharmacovigilance,

Agra

23-24/09/16

16-19/10/16

15

A

B

C

A prospective study of antibiotics use in chronic leg ulcers  at a tertiary care hospital

A comparative study to evaluate  efficacy & safety of glycopyrrolate, dexamethasone & ondansetron as emesis prophylaxis in patients undergoing surgery under general anaesthesia

A comparative study of  glycopyrrolateondansetron for postoperative nausea & vomiting following  general anaesthesia

Self medication practice in primary dysmenorrhoea among medical & paramedical students

Dr. Afreen Fatima

Poster

Oral

Oral

Poster

Reassessing pharmacology in 21st century, Southern regional conference, IPS, Belgaum

Pharma search’

National workshop on drug evaluation Under the aegis of IPS, Mangaluru.

49th annual conference of IPS, PGIMER, Chandigarh

49th annual conference of IPS, PGIMER, Chandigarh

12-13/02/16

23-24/09/16

20-23/10/16

20-23/10/16

16

A

B

KAP regarding fixed dose combinations among postgraduate medical students

Assessment of adherence to methotrexate in patients with psoriasis

Cutaneous ADRs from a referral hospital in bengaluru

Dr. Ankita Bedwal

Poster

Oral

Poster

Reassessing pharmacology in 21st century, Southern regional conference, IPS, Belgaum

Pharma search’

National workshop on drug evaluation Under the aegis of IPS, Mangaluru.

16th annual meeting of ISOP, Patient-centric pharmacovigilance, Agra

12-13/02/16

23-24/09/16

16-19/10/16

17

A

B

Teneligliptin v/s sitagliptin as an add on to metformin in type 2 DM patients

Drugs used in idiopathic generalized epilepsy

Comparing the ADRs of conventional v/s newer anti- epileptic drugs

Dr. Arjun Subash

Poster

Oral

Poster

71st annual conference of APICON, Hyderabad

Pharma search’

National workshop on drug evaluation Under the aegis of IPS, Mangaluru.

16th annual meeting of ISOP, Patient-centric pharmacovigilance, Agra

28-31/01/16

23-24/09/16

16-19/10/16

18

A

Drug usage pattern of antimicrobial agents in otorhinolaryngology department

A study of drug-drug interactions in alcoholic liver disease patients

Dr. Divya R

Poster

Oral

Conference on clinical research, IPS chapter, Bangalore

Pharma search’

National workshop on drug evaluation Under the aegis of IPS, Mangaluru.

06/08/15

23-24/09/16

19

A pattern of self medication among medical students

Dr. Deepak K R

Oral

Pharma search’

National workshop on drug evaluation Under the aegis of IPS, Mangaluru.

23-24/09/16

20

Drugs causing Haematological ADRs in tertiary care hospital

Dr.Sneha Jyothi

Oral

Pharma search’

National workshop on drug evaluation Under the aegis of IPS, Mangaluru.

23-24/09/16

21

An observational study of ADRs to evaluate pattern, causality, predictability,severity & preventability in OBG department

Dr. Bhavya Darshini

Oral

Pharma search’

National workshop on drug evaluationUnder the aegis of IPS, Mangaluru.

23-24/09/16

22

Cost variation analysis of various brands of oral anti-epileptic drugs currently available in India

Dr. Saiyad ali

Oral

Pharma search’

National workshop on drug evaluation Under the aegis of IPS, Mangaluru.

23-24/09/16

23

Comparative analysis of first v/s of essential medicine list by WHO

Dr. Kavyashree. A.C

Oral

Pharma search’

National workshop on drug evaluation Under the aegis of IPS, Mangaluru.

23-24/09/16

24

A prospective study to evaluate age & gender related differences in drug utilization in ischemic heart disease at a tertiary care hospital

Dr. Praveen A.N

Oral

Pharma search’

National workshop on drug evaluation Under the aegis of IPS, Mangaluru.

23-24/09/16

25

Drug prescribing pattern in elderly in-patients in medicine department at a tertiary care hospital

Dr. Shukrath C

Oral

Pharma search’

National workshop on drug evaluation Under the aegis of IPS, Mangaluru.

23-24/09/16

26

An observational study of ADRs to evaluate pattern, causality, predictability,severity & preventability in pulmonary medicine department

Dr. Yashaswini P

Oral

Pharma search’

National workshop on drug evaluationUnder the aegis of IPS, Mangaluru.

23-24/09/16

27

Azelastine hydrochloride nasal spray & its combination with fluticasone propionate in management of allergic rhinitis - A comparative study

Dr. Lalitha A

Oral

Pharma search’

National workshop on drug evaluation Under the aegis of IPS, Mangaluru.

23-24/09/16

 

 

 

DEPARTMENT ACHIEVEMENTS

S.No.

Topics

Presenter

Prize

Conference

Date

1

Group Research Presentations at one week International course in health research methods & evidence based  medicine

Dr. Divyashree R N

FIRST

International course in health research methods & evidence based  medicine, St.John’s Medical College, Bangalore

23-27/11/15

2

Teneligliptin v/s sitagliptin as an add on to metformin in type 2 DM patients

Dr. Arjun Subash

FIRST

71st annual conference of Association of Physcians of India (APICON), Hyderabad

28-31/01/16

3

A comparative study of efficacy & safety of levosulpiride as an add on therapy to rabeprazole in GERD patients at a tertiary care hospital

Dr. Renuka M

SECOND

‘Pharma search’
National workshop on drug evaluation Under the aegis of Indian Pharmacological Society, Mangaluru.

23-24/09/16

4

Drugs causing Haematological ADRs in tertiary care hospital

Dr. Sneha Jyothi

THIRD

‘Pharma search’
National workshop on drug evaluation Under the aegis of  Indian Pharmacological Society, Mangaluru.

23-24/09/16

5

Comparing the ADRs of conventional v/s newer anti- epileptic drugs

Dr. Arjun Subash

FIRST

16th annual meeting of International Society of Pharmacovigilance, Patient-centric pharmacovigilance, Agra

16-19/10/16

6

KAP towards pharmacovigilance among postgraduate students at a tertiary care hospital

Dr. Vishnu K

THIRD

16th annual meeting of International Society of Pharmacovigilance, Patient-centric pharmacovigilance, Agra

16-19/10/16

7

Group Academic Excellence course on   health research methods & evidence based  medicine

Dr. Vishnu K

FIRST

International course in health research methods & evidence based  medicine, St.John’s Medical College, Bangalore

08-12/11/16

University Toppers in MD-Pharmacology Examination

Sl No

Student

RGUHS Exams

Rank

1

Dr. Ramya YS

June 2015

Second

2

Dr. Shwetha AM

June 2015

Third

3

Dr. Nanthini N

June 2016

Second

4

Dr. Sowmya R

June 2016

Third

 
 
 
 
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