Acharya Institute of Technology Faculty
Department of Pharmaceutics

Dr.G. S. SHANTHAKUMAR, Assistant Professor

 PERSONAL PARTICULARS
 Name  G. S. SHANTHAKUMAR
 Designation  Assistant Professor
 Contact Number  9448735274
 E-Mail  shanthakumargs@acharya.ac.in

 Date of Birth  DD
 22
 MM
 07
 Year
 1972
 Years with the college  12/10/2010  
 Core Discipline  Pharmacy
 Specialization  Pharmaceutics

 PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS
 Qualification / Discipline (Start with degree) Year  Institution
 B. PHARM  1997  S J M College of Pharmacy, Chitradurga , Kuvempu University, Shimoga
 M. PHARM  2000  J S S College of Pharmacy, Mysore , Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka
 Ph. D (Pursuing)    Acharya & B M Reddy College of Pharmacy , Nitte University,
 MBA (Operations)  2013  - , Sikkim Manipal University

 MEMBERSHIP OF PROFESSIONAL BODIES
 Professional Society  From Year  Nature of Membership
 The Association of Pharmaceutical Teachers of India  2010  Life
 Indian pharmaceutical Association  2011  Life

 VISITS ABROAD
 Nature of Visit  Period  Countries  Organization Visited
 Attended Conference  March 12-14, 2012  Dubai  Duphat 2012
 Attended Conference  October-30 to November-2012  Malaysia  Malaysian Pharmaceutical Cognress, 2012

 INDIAN JOURNALS
 Journal Name  Date, Volume & Issue No  Paper Title
 International Journal of Pharmacy & Technology.  2010; 2(4): 1280-90.  Effect of polymers on bioadhesive strength for buccoadhesive compacts of salbutamol sulphate
 Int. J. Pharm. Sci. Rev. Res  2014; 29(1): Article No. 11, 49-52  In vivo Bioavailability Studies of Buccoadhesive Compacts of Lercanidipine Hydrochloride Tablets
 Elixir Pharmacy  2014; 73: 26035-41  Formulation and evaluation ofBuccoadhesive Compacts of Lacidipine
 World J Pharm Pharm Sci  2013; 3(2): 1767-83  Preparation and Evaluation of Buccoadhesive Compacts of Lercanidipine Hydrochloride
 World J Pharm Pharm Sci  2013; 2(6): 5739-49  Design, development and evaluation of nanoparticles of poorly soluble valsartan
 World J Pharm Pharm Sci. `  2013; 2(6): 5602-17  Formulation and evaluation of nanoparticulate drug delivery system of acyclovir for topical drug delivery
 World J Pharm Pharm Sci  2013; 2(6): 5721-37  Formulation and optimization of nanostructured lipid matrices of repaglinide using factorial design
 World J Pharm Pharm Sci  2013; 2(6):5433-48  Design and evaluation of buccoadhesive compacts of enalapril maleate
 Recent Advances in Pharmaceutical Science Research  Jan, 2013  Formulation and evaluation of nanodrug delivery system of diuretic drug
 International Journal of Drug Development and Research.  2012; 4(2): 306-14.  Formulation and Evaluation of Microspheres Containing Fluvastatin Sodium
 Research Journal of Pharmaceutical, Biological and Chemical Sciences.  2011; 2(2): 780-9.  Formulation and in-vitro evaluation of enteric microspheres of rabeprazole sodium
 Research Journal of Pharmaceutical, Biological and Chemical Sciences.  2011; 2(2): 817-37.  Formulation and evaluation of fast dissolving tablets of hydrocortisone sodium succinate
 International Journal of Drug Development and Research.  2010; 2(4): 912-20  Formulation and in vitro evalulation of bucco addhesive compacts of salbutamol sulphate
 Int. J Pharm Pharm Res  2015; Vol. 2 ( 4 ): 66 - 75  Ph ar m a c o k i n e t i c E v al u a t i o n of Bilayered Buccoadhesive Compacts Containing Enalapril Maleate U s i n g R a bbits

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE PUBLICATIONS
Conference Name & Organizer State, City, Date Paper title
 "Duphat 2012"  Dubai, 12 - 14th Feb 2012  Poster Presentation
 11th MPS Pharmacy Scientifc Conference 2012 (MPS-PSC 2012)  Malaysia, Kaula Lumpur, 31st Oct - 2nd Nov 2012  Oral Presentation

NATIONAL CONFERENCE PUBLICATIONS
Conference Name & Organizer State, City, Date Paper title
 ICF College of Phamacy, Moga, Punjab  Punjab, Moga, 9-11th Oct 2011  Design and Development of buccoadhesive compacts of selective antihypertensive Agents - Poster Presenation (Apticon 2011)
 Vivekananda College of Pharmacy, Bangalore  Karantaka, Bangalore, 25th March – 6th April2013  Process validation of tablets-Oral presentation(Drug discovery)
 Acharya & B.M. Reddy College of Pharmacy, Bangalore, Karnataka, India.  Karnataka, Bangalore, 4th to 6th April 2013  Rubber Stoppers and Closures (Oral Presenatation)
 Acharya & B.M. Reddy College of Pharmacy, Bangalore, Karnataka, India.  Karnataka, Bangalore, 4th to 6th April 2013  Onintment Filling Machine(Oral Presentation)
 Acharya & B.M. Reddy College of Pharmacy, Bangalore, Karnataka, India.  Karnataka, Bangalore, 30th Sept to 01st Oct 2013.  Hot melt extrusion Technology - Oral Presentation (New trends in Granulation Technology)
 Acharya & B.M. Reddy College of Pharmacy, Bangalore, Karnataka, India.  Karnataka, Bangalore 5th to 7th February 2014  Roll Compation Machine (National workshop on Basics of Tablet Technology and Coating School
 Pharma Training Institute  Karnataka, Bangalore, 23rd April 2015  Inventory Management(Oral presentation)
 Pharma Training Institute  Karnataka, Bangalore, 23rd April 2015  Store Management(Oral Presentation)
 Pharma Training Institute  Karnataka, Bangalore, 23rd April 2015  SOP of Pharmacy store(Oral Presentation)

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCES PARTICIPATED
 Conference Name  State, City, Date  Organizer
 Duphat 2012  Dubai, 12-14 March 2012  INDEX® Conferences & Exhibitions Organisation Est.
 Malaysian Pharmaceutical Society 2012  Kaulalumpur, 30th October to 2nd November 2012  Malaysian Pharmaceutical Society

 NATIONAL CONFERENCES PARTICIPATED
 Conference Name  State, City, Date  Organizer
 Apticon 2011  Punjab, Moga, 9-11th Oct 2011  ICF College of Phamacy, Moga
 Advances in Pharmacy Practice around the Globe  Karnataka, Bangalore, 7th June 2013.  Acharya & B.M. Reddy College of Pharmacy, Bangalore.
 innovative practices in development of new chemical entities  Karnataka, Bangalore, 19th June 2013.  Acharya & B.M. Reddy College of Pharmacy, Bangalore.
 Computer Aided Drug Design (CADD)  Karnataka, Bangalore, 30th Sept to 01st Oct 2013.  Acharya & B.M. Reddy College of Pharmacy, Bangalore.
 New trends in Granulation Technology  Karnataka, Bangalore,30th Sept to 01st Oct 2013.  Acharya & B.M. Reddy College of Pharmacy, Bangalore.
 seminar on bringing Ayurveda and Modern medicine closer  Karnataka, Bangalore, 3rd October 2013.  Acharya & B.M. Reddy College of Pharmacy, Bangalore.
 National workshop on new trends in tablet technology and coating school  Karnataka, Bangalroe, 5th to 7th February 2014  Acharya & B.M. Reddy College of Pharmacy, Bangalore.
 Technical Seminar on Best Practice Pharmaceutical Quality Systems- The Way Forward for Quality Culture and Compliance  Andhra Pradesh, Hyderabad 18-19 September 2014  Hotel Parkhyatt, Hyderabad
 Opportunities and Government Initiatives for Drugs for Rare Diseases(Orphan Drugs)  Andra Pradesh, 18-19 September 2014  Hotel Parkhyatt, Hyderabad
 National seminar on “Creating Sustainable Quality Culture”  13th December 2014  Hotel Solitaire, Banglore
 Colorcon Modified Release Forum  Maharshtr, Mumbai, 14th December 2014  Hyatt Regency, Near Sahara Airport, Mumbai.
 National Workshop and Training Program on Tablet Coating Technology  Karnataka, Bangalore, 5th to 07th January 2015  Acharya & B.M. Reddy College of Pharmacy, Bangalore.
 One day Workshop : cGMP Compliance in QA / QC -Current USFDA Standards  Karnataka, Bangalore, 19th March 2015  My Fortune, 46 Richmond Road, Bengaluru
 CII-CSR Summit and NGO Mega Mela  Karnataka, Bangalore, 17th April 2015  Hotel ITC Windsor, Golf Course Road, Bangalroe
 Regional GMP Strengthening Workshop for Indian Pharmaceutical Manufacturers and State Regulators  Karnataka, Bangalore, 22nd April 2015:  Hotel Royal Orchid, #1, Golf Avenue, Adjoining KGA Golf Course, HAL Airport Road, Kodihalli, Bangalore
 Foundation Building for the Life Science Sector – Skill Needs Standardization  Karnataka, Bangalore, 27th April 2015  KPMG, Solitaire 139/26, 3rd Floor, Inner Ring Road, Koramangala, Bangalore
 2nd IPA stuents congress  Karnataka, Bangalroe, 9th to 11th July 2011.  Acharya & B.M. Reddy College of Pharmacy, Bangalore.
 Hands on training on Optimization Techniques in Pharmaceutical Formulations  Andhraparadesh, Hyderabad, 24-26th February 2011.  Gokaraju Rangaraju College of Pharmacy, Hydarabad.
 Packaging Materials, Machines and Packing Process  Karnataka, Bangalore, 4th to 6th April 2013  Acharya & B.M. Reddy College of Pharmacy, Bangalore.
 Intellectual Property Right  Karnataka, Bangalore, 29th March 2013.  Acharya & B.M. Reddy College of Pharmacy, Bangalore.
 FRONTIERS IN DRUG DISCOVERY AND PROCESS RESEARCH  Maharastra, Kolhapur, 5-6th March 2011  Bharati Vidyapeeth College of Pharmacy, Kolhapur.
 GAS Chromatography  Maharashtra, Mumbai, 16- 17th November 2010  Shimadzu Analytical (India) Pvt
 62nd IPC 2010  Karnataka, Manipal, 17-19th December 2010  Manipal College of Pharmacy
 Training Programme on GCMS  Maharashtra, Mumbai, 03-04th February 2011  Shimadzu Analytical (India) Pvt
 National level workshop on 'Hands on training on Optimization Techniques in Pharmaceutical Formulations"  Andhrapradesh, Hyderabad, 24-26th February 2011  Gokaraju Rangaraju College of Pharmacy
 National workshop on " Pharm.D Programme - All you wanted to Know"  Karnataka, Bangalore, 12th Feb 2011  Acharya & B M Reddy College of Pharmacy
 Six day workshop on "Research Methodology and Bio-Statistics" at Staff Development College  Karnataka, Mangalore, 9-14th May 2011  Nitte University
 Workshop " CLE Program-workshop on use and access of International Chemical Abstract and International Pharmaceutical Abstract Databases"  Karnataka, Bangalore, 15th June 2011  RGUHS
 National seminar on "Quality Assurance in Pharmaceuticals"  Karnataka, Bangalore, 18 - 19th July 2011  Acharya & B M Reddy College of Pharmacy
 Staff Development Programme on "Current Status of Research and Development in Pharmaceutical Industry for Teachers in Pharmacy Education'  Karnataka, Bangalore, 18 - 30July 2011  Acharya & B M Reddy College of Pharmacy
 National level workshop on " Colorcon Coating School"  Goa, Verna, Colorcon, 27-28th September 2011  Colorcon
 Out bond Training Programme  Karnataka, Bangalore, 31st to 1st Nov 2011  Pyramid Valley
 Worked as volunteer in Businees to Business Committee  Karnataka, Bangalore, 16-18th December 2011  63rd IPC 2011
 Organized National workshop on ' National Seminar & Training Programme on Tablet Coating Technology"  Karnataka, Bangalore, 23 - 24th January 2012  Acharya & B M Reddy College of Pharmacy
 English Training Programme  Karnataka, Bangalore, June 2012  Acharya Institutes
 First Aid training Programme  Karnataka, Bangalore, 9-11th July 2012  Acharya & B M Reddy College of Pharmacy
 Drug discovery  Karnataka, Bangalore, 28th March 2013.  Vivekananda college of pharmacy, Karnataka, Bangalore
 63rd IPC 2011  Karnataka, Bangalore 17-18th Dec 2011  Bangalore, International Exhibition Center (BIEC) Bangalore

 PAST POSITIONS HELD BEFORE PRESENT ASSIGNMENT
 Designation  From – to  Institution / Organization
 Asst. Professor  Nov 2009 -Oct 2010  Karavali college of pharmacy, Mangalore

 POSITIONS HELD IN PRESENT ORGANIZATION
 Designation  From – to  Institution / Organization
 Asst. Professor  Oct 2010 -Till Date  Acharya & B.M Reddy College of Pharmacy, Bangalore

 MAJOR ACHIEVEMENTS (INCL. CONSULTANCY PROJECTS)
#  Nature of Academic/ Professional Achievement  Year
 1  Organized national workshop and training programme on Tablet Coating Technology  Jan 2012
 2  Making industry institution collabotation with pharmaceutical componies and also with pharm equipment companies  2010-2012
 3  Presented poster paper presentation in Duphat 2012  March 2012
 4  Got 100% result in Preformulation and production technology for M.Pharm I year  2012
 5  Arranged many industrial visits to Pharmaceutical companies for our M.Pharm, B.Pharm students  2012
 6  Arranged many industrial visits related to packaging for our III B.Pharm students  2012
 7  Arranged many industrial visits related to pharma equipment for III B.Pharm students  2012
 8  11th MPS PHARMACY SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCE 2012 (MPS-PSC 2012) to be on 31st Oct – 02nd Nov 2012 at Hotel Istana, Kuala Lumpur.  Oct 31st to Nov 02nd 2012
 9  Conducting “National workshop on Packaging materials, Machines and Packaging process in the month of Novermber  Nov 2012
 10  Procuring gift samples of drugs and other materials from pharmaceutical companies by that saving money to college.  2012
 11  Got travel grants from ICMR of 38,459/-  2012
 12  Provided sponsorship of 25,000/- from Colorcon, 15,000/- from Cronimac machinery, 5000 from Ontop Pharmaceuticals and 5000/- from Group pharma for the tablet coating technology conference  2012
 13  Organized Workshop and Hands on Training on Packaging Materials, Machines and Packing Process 4th to 6th April 2013 along with Machine Exhibition, at Acharya & B M Reddy College of Pharmacy, Karnataka Bangalore  2013
 14  Organized Industrial visits, Industrial Training for B. Pharm & M. Pharm students  2013
 15  Participated in Conferences organized by Pharma Industries  2013
 16  Sent M. Pharm students to Pharma Industries for Hands on Training related to Research work  2013
 17  Conducted Training Programs for employees of Pharma Industries and got 1.3 crores  2014
 18  Organized National Workshop and Training Program on Tablet Coating Technology, on 5th to 07th January 2015 at Acharya & B M Reddy College of Pharmacy, Bangalore  2015
 19  CII-CSR Summit and NGO Mega Mela on 22nd April 2015 at Hotel Royal Orchid, #1, Golf Avenue, Adjoining KGA Golf Course, HAL Airport Road, Kodihalli, Bangalore  2015
 20  Foundation Building for the Life Science Sector – Skill Needs Standardization on 27th April 2015 at KPMG, Solitaire 139/26, 3rd Floor, Inner Ring Road, Koramangala, Bangalore  2015
 21  Had Meetings with many Pharmaceutical Companies to discuss Research Projects and Training  2014
 22  Participated in many Industrial Organized Seminars at the locations  2014
 23  Made 18 MOUs with different Pharmaceutical, Nutraceutical & Engineering Companies  2013
 24  Presented two presentations in International Conferences  2012
 25  Presented four Presentation in National conferences  2013
 26  Presented one Presentation in National conferences  2014
 27  Presented three oral Presentation in National conferences  2015
 28  Putting efforts to develop a bridge between industry and institution  2015

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