In order to meet the challenges of tomorrow, MET Institute of Pharmacy (MET IOP) organised a one-day seminar on January 5, 2008, at MET Complex. MET IOP arranged this event for all students and academicians of Pharma colleges for better understanding in the field of Pharmaceutical Sciences. The seminar was specially organised to shed light upon the changing aspects of the field.
“The Institute pursues the philosophy of perpetual acquisition of knowledge. Apart from academic curriculum, our policy has been to provide value based education and to expose the hidden potential in the students. Our aim is not to make the students mere job-seekers but to make them the architects of their future. The seminar was a step in this direction,” said Dr. U B Hadkar, Director – MET Institute of Pharmacy.
Seminar covered talks by prominent experts on pertinent subjects like Novel Drug Delivery Systems, Molecular Modelling, Colon Drug delivery system, Challenges in Radiation Biology, Cancer Chemotherapeutics, Patents and many more.
Eminent speakers were: Dr. B N Pandey from BARC, Dr. Alka Mehta, Head Intellectual Property Cell - Cipla, Prof. Evans C. Coutinho from Bombay College of Pharmacy, Dr. S. G. Deshpande – Ex Principal from C U Shah College of Pharmacy and SNDT Women’s University, Dr. Evans C. Coutinho – Professor from Bombay College of Pharmacy, Prof. (Dr.) Krishna R. Iyer from Bombay College of Pharmacy and Mr. Binoj C. Kutty – Senior Research Fellow from Department of Radiation Biology and Health Science Division BARC.
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