Dr Vijayanarayana Kunikatta

Dr Vijayanarayana Kunikatta

Associate Professor

Department of Pharmacy Practice

My Name is Dr Vijayanarayana Kunikatta, my profilePage is. I am aAssociate Professorin Department of Pharmacy Practice, MCOPS, Manipal University.
  • CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    Vijayanarayana K teaches undergraduate and postgraduate students.

    He:

    • Approved Ph.D guide in Manipal Academy of Higher Education
    • Guides students in their dissertation and project work.
    • Is involved in planning and conducting pharmacy education workshops and seminars.
    • Is responsible for supervision of ISO QMS documentation.
  • SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING
    Subject
    :
    Pathophysiology
    Subject code
    :
    PPR 2.1 T
    Year / Semester
    :
    Second Year PharmD
    Subject
    :
    Biostatistics and Research Methodology
    Subject code
    :
    PPR 4.4 T
    Year / Semester
    :
    Fourth Year PharmD
    Subject
    :
    Clinical Toxicology
    Subject code
    :
    PPR 4.6 T
    Year / Semester
    :
    Fourth Year PharmD
    Subject
    :
    Pharmacotherapeutics-III
    Subject code
    :
    PPR 4.1 T
    Year / Semester
    :
    Fourth Year PharmD
    Subject
    :
    Pharmacotherapeutics I&2
    Subject code
    :
    PPR 4.7 T
    Year / Semester
    :
    Fourth Year PharmD
    Subject
    :
    Pharmacotherapeutics - I
    Subject code
    :
    MPP102 T
    Year / Semester
    :
    First Semester MPharm
    Subject
    :
    Pharmacotherapeutics-II
    Subject code
    :
    MPP 202 T
    Year / Semester
    :
    Second Semester MPharm
  • ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS
    Degree
    :
    PhD (Doctor of Philosophy)
    Specialisation
    :
    Pharmacy Practice
    Institute
    :
    Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal
    Year of passing
    :
    2014
    Degree
    :
    Certificate course in Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Research Methodology
    Specialisation
    :
    Biostatistics
    Institute
    :
    Department of Statistics, Manipal Academy of Higher Education
    Year of passing
    :
    2010
    Degree
    :
    MPharm (Master of Pharmacy)
    Specialisation
    :
    Pharmacology
    Institute
    :
    MCOPS (Manipal College of Pharmaceutical Sciences)/RGUHS (Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka)
    Year of passing
    :
    1999
    Degree
    :
    BPharm (Bachelor of Pharmacy)
    Specialisation
    :
    Institute
    :
    MCOPS
    Year of passing
    :
    1994
  • EXPERIENCE
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, MCOPS, Manipal Academy of Higher Education
    Designation
    :
    Selection Grade Lecturer
    Role:2009
    Tenure
    :
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Dept of Pharmacology NGSM Institution of Pharmaceutical Sciences
    Designation
    :
    Role:Teaching UG & PG and Guiding MPharm student
    Tenure
    :
    2001-2009
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Dept. of Pharmacology, Cherran's College of Pharmacy, Coimbatore
    Designation
    :
    Role:Teaching UG
    Tenure
    :
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Mco Hospital Aids Pvt. Ltd. Hubli, QC In-Charge
    Designation
    :
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    1995-1997
  • CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    Vijayanarayana K teaches undergraduate and postgraduate students.

    He:

    • Approved Ph.D guide in Manipal Academy of Higher Education
    • Guides students in their dissertation and project work.
    • Is involved in planning and conducting pharmacy education workshops and seminars.
    • Is responsible for supervision of ISO QMS documentation.
  • SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING
    Subject Subject code Year / Semester
    Pathophysiology PPR 2.1 T Second Year PharmD
    Biostatistics and Research Methodology PPR 4.4 T Fourth Year PharmD
    Clinical Toxicology PPR 4.6 T Fourth Year PharmD
    Pharmacotherapeutics-III PPR 4.1 T Fourth Year PharmD
    Pharmacotherapeutics I&2 PPR 4.7 T Fourth Year PharmD
    Pharmacotherapeutics - I MPP102 T First Semester MPharm
    Pharmacotherapeutics-II MPP 202 T Second Semester MPharm
  • ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS
    Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
    PhD (Doctor of Philosophy) Pharmacy Practice Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal 2014
    Certificate course in Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Research Methodology Biostatistics Department of Statistics, Manipal Academy of Higher Education 2010
    MPharm (Master of Pharmacy) Pharmacology MCOPS (Manipal College of Pharmaceutical Sciences)/RGUHS (Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka) 1999
    BPharm (Bachelor of Pharmacy) MCOPS 1994
  • EXPERIENCE
    Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, MCOPS, Manipal Academy of Higher Education Selection Grade Lecturer 2009
    Dept of Pharmacology NGSM Institution of Pharmaceutical Sciences Teaching UG & PG and Guiding MPharm student 2001-2009
    Dept. of Pharmacology, Cherran's College of Pharmacy, Coimbatore Teaching UG
    Mco Hospital Aids Pvt. Ltd. Hubli, QC In-Charge 1995-1997
  • AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH
    Areas of interest
    :
    Pre-clinical drug screening, Pharmacoepidemiological studies, Pharmacoeconomics and Modelling and Systematic Review & Meta-analysis
    Areas of expertise
    :
    Clinical Pharmacology, Endocrine drugs screening, Systematic Review & Meta-analysis and Biostatistics
    Areas of research
    :
    Pharmacoepidemiological studies, Pharmacoeconomics and Modelling and Systematic Review & Meta-analysis
  • PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS AND CONTRIBUTIONS
     
    Memberships:
    • Member of American College of Clinical Pharmacology, 2010.
    • Member of American Society for Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, 2010.
    • Member of American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, 2012.
    • Member of American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists, 2010.
    • Member of International Pharmaceutical Federation, 2010.
    • Life Member of Indian Pharmacological Association, 2005.
    • Life Member of Indian Pharmaceutical Association, 2001.
    • Life Member of Association of Pharmaceutical Teachers of India, 2007.
    • Life Member of   Association of Community Pharmacists of India, 2007.
    • Life Member of Indian Red Cross Society, 2010.
    • Member of International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research, 2010. 
    Other Associations:
    • Board of Studies (BoS) member of B.Pharm programme of  Yenepoya University for the Academic Year 2017-18
     
     
  • AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH
    Areas of interest Pre-clinical drug screening, Pharmacoepidemiological studies, Pharmacoeconomics and Modelling and Systematic Review & Meta-analysis
    Areas of expertise Clinical Pharmacology, Endocrine drugs screening, Systematic Review & Meta-analysis and Biostatistics
    Areas of research Pharmacoepidemiological studies, Pharmacoeconomics and Modelling and Systematic Review & Meta-analysis
  • PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS AND CONTRIBUTIONS
     
    Memberships:
    • Member of American College of Clinical Pharmacology, 2010.
    • Member of American Society for Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, 2010.
    • Member of American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, 2012.
    • Member of American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists, 2010.
    • Member of International Pharmaceutical Federation, 2010.
    • Life Member of Indian Pharmacological Association, 2005.
    • Life Member of Indian Pharmaceutical Association, 2001.
    • Life Member of Association of Pharmaceutical Teachers of India, 2007.
    • Life Member of   Association of Community Pharmacists of India, 2007.
    • Life Member of Indian Red Cross Society, 2010.
    • Member of International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research, 2010. 
    Other Associations:
    • Board of Studies (BoS) member of B.Pharm programme of  Yenepoya University for the Academic Year 2017-18