Dr K Nandakumar

Dr K Nandakumar

Professor

Department of Pharmacology

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  • CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    K Nandakumar is Associate Professor in the Department of Pharmacology at MCOPS.

    He is involved in

    • Teaching Pharmacology to PharmD and MPharm part I students.
    • Guiding MPharm Part II students and research scholars for research.
    • Handling departmental related industrial research and Pharmacological testing of drugs.
    • Involved in purchasing committee of new equipment required for the department.
  • SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING
    Subject
    :
    Pharm D Pharmacology – II (Theory and Practicals)
    Subject code
    :
    PD 3.1
    Year / Semester
    :
    III year PharmD
    Subject
    :
    MPharm Advances in molecular and cellular Pharmacology (Theory)
    Subject code
    :
    PHA 601
    Year / Semester
    :
    I year MPharm
    Subject
    :
    MPharm Experiments in Pharmacology (Practicals)
    Subject code
    :
    PHA 606
    Year / Semester
    :
    I year MPharm
    Subject
    :
    BPharm Pharmacology –II (Practicals)
    Subject code
    :
    PHA 405
    Year / Semester
    :
    IV year BPharm
    Subject
    :
    Research Projects
    Subject code
    :
    Year / Semester
    :
    MPharm Part II
  • ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS
    Degree
    :
    PhD
    Specialisation
    :
    Pharmacology
    Institute
    :
    Poona College of Pharmacy, Pune (Under Bharati Vidyapeeth University, Pune)
    Year of passing
    :
    2005
  • EXPERIENCE
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Department of Pharmacology, MCOPS
    Designation
    :
    Assistant Professor
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    2008-2010
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    PES College of Pharmacy, Bangalore
    Designation
    :
    Assistant Professor and HOD
    Role:Undergraduate, postgraduate teaching and administrative responsibilities
    Tenure
    :
    2006-2008
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    V L College of Pharmacy, Raichur
    Designation
    :
    Assistant Professor
    Role:Undergraduate and postgraduate teaching
    Tenure
    :
    2005-2006
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Sinhgad College of Pharmacy, Vadgakon campus, Pune
    Designation
    :
    Senior Lecturer
    Role:Undergraduate teaching
    Tenure
    :
    2005
  • CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    K Nandakumar is Associate Professor in the Department of Pharmacology at MCOPS.

    He is involved in

    • Teaching Pharmacology to PharmD and MPharm part I students.
    • Guiding MPharm Part II students and research scholars for research.
    • Handling departmental related industrial research and Pharmacological testing of drugs.
    • Involved in purchasing committee of new equipment required for the department.
  • SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING
    Subject Subject code Year / Semester
    Pharm D Pharmacology – II (Theory and Practicals) PD 3.1 III year PharmD
    MPharm Advances in molecular and cellular Pharmacology (Theory) PHA 601 I year MPharm
    MPharm Experiments in Pharmacology (Practicals) PHA 606 I year MPharm
    BPharm Pharmacology –II (Practicals) PHA 405 IV year BPharm
    Research Projects MPharm Part II
  • ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS
    Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
    PhD Pharmacology Poona College of Pharmacy, Pune (Under Bharati Vidyapeeth University, Pune) 2005
  • EXPERIENCE
    Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
    Department of Pharmacology, MCOPS Assistant Professor 2008-2010
    PES College of Pharmacy, Bangalore Assistant Professor and HOD Undergraduate, postgraduate teaching and administrative responsibilities 2006-2008
    V L College of Pharmacy, Raichur Assistant Professor Undergraduate and postgraduate teaching 2005-2006
    Sinhgad College of Pharmacy, Vadgakon campus, Pune Senior Lecturer Undergraduate teaching 2005
  • AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH
    Areas of interest
    :
    Drugs for the treatment of Cardiometabolic disorders, inflammation and neurological disorders [animal models for chemobrain]
    Areas of expertise
    :
    Preclinical testing of drugs (Animal testing and cell based assays), assessment of ayurvedic formulations for chemobrain
    Areas of research
    :
    Diabetes, inflammation, Alzheimer’s and cognitive dysfunction and chemobrain
  • PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS AND CONTRIBUTIONS

    He is Life Member of APTI and IPS. 

  • AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH
    Areas of interest Drugs for the treatment of Cardiometabolic disorders, inflammation and neurological disorders [animal models for chemobrain]
    Areas of expertise Preclinical testing of drugs (Animal testing and cell based assays), assessment of ayurvedic formulations for chemobrain
    Areas of research Diabetes, inflammation, Alzheimer’s and cognitive dysfunction and chemobrain
  • PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS AND CONTRIBUTIONS

    He is Life Member of APTI and IPS.