Konkan Gyanpeeth Rahul Dharkar College of Pharmacy and Research Institute, Karjat had organized   National level seminar on “Recent Trends in Pharmacovigilance   & Clinical Trials”

in association with Indian council of Medical Research dated on 9th February   2018. The program was inaugurated by all dignitaries by Deep Prajwalan. Dr. Mohan Kale, Principal of KGRDCP & RI welcomed all guest and briefed about the event.

The eminent speaker  for this seminar were Dr. Shrikant  Pawar, Project manager, Dr. Neerja Shastri, Senior consultant & investigator from  chest research foundation marigold primices, Kalyaninagar, Pune, Mrs Manjiri Gharat, Vice Principal, K.M. Kudnani pharmacy, Polytechnic, Ulhasnagar, and Dr. Vaishali Undale, Associate Professor & HOD Pharmacology, Dr. D. Y. Patil institute of pharmaceutical science & research, Pimpari, Pune.

                    Mrs. Manjiri Gharat had given talk on “Responsible use of medicines” .In that she explained about right medicine at right time is important . She deliver talk on Health literacy, Inhalation of tablet,  liquid,capsule, eye drops, storing of medicine, Schedule H, Prescription and non-prescription drug, consequences of irresponsible use of medicine, Adverse drug reaction, self medication with ADR

   Dr. Neerja Shastri had explained about topic “Safety measures of patient in clinical Trial”. In this she had focus on Clinical trial history, ethics of committee, investigation of drug, adverse event & serious adverse event, clinical trial registration in India

         Dr. Vaishali Undale had given information about “Current scenario of Pharmacovigilance in Herbal Medicines”. In this she had given more emphasis on history of   Pharmacovigilance, its benefits, hurdles’, procedure, processing.

    Dr. Shrikant  Pawar had deliver talk on “Artificial intelligence in drug discovery & development”.

      Mrs. Kirtibala Pawar was convener for this event. On this occasion poster competition was organized. More than 30 team were participated. First prize won by Tushar Bavskar, Shreyas Jeurkar, Praful Patil, final year , Second prize secured by Varsha Patil, Roshani Gotarane, Kajal Tiwari (T.Y.B.Pharm)  & third rank won by Mayuri Patil, Bhagyalaxmi Nair final year  from  KGRDCP &RI, Karjat . All teaching and non teaching staff  made this event successful