Dr Rajesh Vilakkathala

Assistant Professor - Selection Grade

Department of Pharmacy Practice

CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    Rajesh V teaches and guides Pharm D, MPharm and BPharm students. He provides practical classes, ward round participation and bedside teaching. He actively conducts and participates in research activities. 

 

SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING

Subject Subject code Semester
Community Pharmacy PD:2.5 Second year Pharm D
Pharmacotherapeutics-III PD 4.1 Fourth Pharm D and First Pharm D (PB)
Clinical Pharmacy PD:4.3 Fourth Pharm D and First Pharm D (PB)
Pharmacotherapeutics I and II PD 4.7 First Pharm D (PB)
Clinical Pharmacy and Therapeutics PPR 401 Fourth BPharm
Applied Pharmacotherapeutics- I and II PPR 601 and PPR 602 First MPharm

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
PhD Pharmacy Practice Manipal College of Pharmaceutical Sciences 2013
MPharm Pharmacy Practice KMCH College of Pharmacy/ The Tamil Nadu Dr MGR Medical University, Chennai 2006

Experience

Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
Department of Pharmacy Practice, MCOPS Manipal Senior Lecturer 2011
Department of Pharmacy Practice, MCOPS Manipal Lecturer 2009
Devaki Amma Memorial College of Pharmacy, Malappuram, Kerala Lecturer Taught Pathophysiology, Hospital and Community Pharmacy and Clinical Pharmacy and Therapeutics for B Pharm students. 2007 - 2008
Crescent College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kannur, Kerala Lecturer Taught Pathophysiology, Hospital and Community Pharmacy and Clinical Pharmacy and Therapeutics for B Pharm students. 2006 - 2007

AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH

Area of Interest

Patient safety, Pharmaceutical care, Drug Utilisation studies and Pharmacoeconomics

Area of Expertise

Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmacotherapeutics

Area of Research

Development of Adverse events trigger tool in Surgery department

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

  • Life Member of Kerala State Pharmacy Council, 1996.
  • Life Member of Indian Hospital Pharmacist Association (IHPA), 2007.
  • Life Member of Association of community Pharmacist of India (ACPI), 2008.
  • Life Member of Kautilya’s Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (KSPOR), 2010.
  • Founder Member of Association of Practicing Pharmacists and Clinical Pharmacologists of India,
  • Life Member of Indian Red Cross Society, 2011
  • Member of Institute for Healthcare Improvements (IHI), 2009.

Hospital acquired pneumonia - A multivariate analysis of risk and outcome

2013-01-01 Vijayanarayana K Rau NR Anantha Naik N Bini John P

Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical and Health Sciences, 2013, 3(4): 819.

Study to assess the utility of cloze test in readability assessment of patient information leaflets in English and Indian languages

2013-01-01 M Surulivel Rajan Mathew Joy Mohan K Manu

Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical and Health Sciences, 2013, 3(4): 824.

Development of trigger tool for identifying adverse events in surgery - Experience of a pilot study

2013-01-01 M Surulivel Rajan Lakshmi Sravanthi Pranitha M Gabriel Rodrigues

Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical and Health Sciences, 2013, 3(3): 791.

Ethambutol induced exfoliative dermatitis

2013-01-01 Vaishnavi Naik Varsha A Prabhu M Surulivel Rajan Shastry BA

Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical and Health Sciences, 2013, 3(3): 741.

Paraquat ‑ a deadly poison - Report of a case and review

2013-01-01 Kavitha Saravu Ananth Pai Ananthakrishna Shastry Barkur Sonal Sekhar M

Indian Journal of Critical Care Medicine, 2013, 17(3): 182.

Preparation and readability assessment of patient information leaflets for diabetic foot ulcers

2013-01-01 Raymol Thomas Roy Sonal Sekhar M Gabriel Sunil Rodrigues

Journal of Social Health and Diabetes, 2013, 1(2): 79.

Inhalation abuse - a rising public health problem

2013-01-01 Sonal Sekhar M Navya Vyas

International Journal of Medical Science and Public Health 2013, 2(1): 146.

Pattern of angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors induced adverse drug reactions in south Indian teaching hospital

2012-01-01 Uday Venkat M Haritha N Thiyagu R M Surulivel Rajan

North American Journal of Medical Sciences 2012, 4(4) 185.

Predictors of warfarin

Haritha N Uday Venkat M Thiyagu R M Surulivel Rajan

Cost of adverse drug reactions in a South Indian tertiary care teaching hospital

2012-01-01 Thiyagu R M Surulivel Rajan Vasudeva G Asha Kamath

J Clin Pharmacol 2012, 52:559.

Full Publications list

Cancer helplines in India - a study of current scenario and its potential impact

2012-01-01 Sandra Kurian

Second year, M Pharm, 2012 .

Study on the economic burden of acinetobacter species infection therapy in a tertiary care teaching hospital

2012-01-01 Vinayak S Deepak K

Fifth year, M Pharm, 2012.

Study on drug utilisation pattern in benign prostatic hyperplasia in urology department of tertiary care teaching hospital

2012-01-01 Ruchi Dalal Hassib K

Fifth year, M Pharm, 2012.

Study on identification of new signals for ibuprofen using potential reporting ratio method of signal detection

2011-01-01 Shruti Chincholli

Second year, M Pharm, 2011 .

Comparative bioavailability study of fluoxetine hydrochloride 20 mg in healthy human volunteers under fasting conditions

2011-01-01 Sushma K

Second year, M Pharm, 2011 .

Bioequivalence study of fixed dose combination of telmisartan and hydrochlorothiazide 80mg/25mg tablet in healthy human volunteers under fasting condition

2010-01-01 Anjana Barola

Second year, M Pharm, 2010 .

A treatise on open labelled randomised double blinded two period crossover evaluations of Bio-equivalence and Bioavailability of Levetiracetam 1000 mg tablet with reference to Standard 1000mg tablet in normal male healthy volunteers under fasting conditions

2010-01-01 Shrikanth G

Second year, MPharm, 2010.

Evaluation of adverse drug reactions in cardiology unit of a tertiary care hospital

Uday Venkat Haritha N

Second year, MPharm.

Comparative bioavailability study of nebivolol in healthy human volunteers under fasting conditions

2009-01-01 Koushal Patel

Second year, MPharma, 2009.

A pharmacokinetic study to assess the bioequivalence of acyclovir 200 mg capsules in healthy volunteers

2009-01-01 Hiran Patel N

Second year, MPharma, 2009.