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Department Information

History:  

Inception of the departrnent was in 1962.

Dr N M Tiwari was honoured as our first HOD. 

He served as HOD from 1967 to 1974. 

PG course started in the year 1972. 

In 2009, PG course got MCI recognition. 

In 2010, MCI recognized PhD course started.

PG course:  Degree  (No. of seats)  -   2 per year           Diploma (No. of seats)-  0

1st batch of P.G. -   1972  year

  • Departmental attraction/ Performance last three year/ Museum/ Laboratory/ Library

Museum:

Museum exhibits succinct information about History of Medicine, Nobel Laureates, adverse drug reactions, medicinal plants & indigeneous medicine, dosage forms, drug samples & various relevant topics from therapeutics.

Performance last three years:

  • Conducted three MUHS approved & MMC accreditated ‘Basic Workshop in Research Methodology’ for  residents and teachers in the year 2014.
  • Carried out two research projects-
  • Estimation of Serum Leptin levels and its correlation with various indices of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome and effect of Metformin on Leptin levels in Polycystic Ovary Syndrome patients.
  • A Retrospective study of use of polyvalent anti-snake venom in tertiary care setting.

 

Special facility if any: Pharmacovigilance centre designated by Indian Pharmacopoeia Commission(IPC) & National Coordinating Centre (NCC) under Pharmacovigilance Programme of India(PvPI).

 

Results:

Year

2011

2012

2013

U.G

92%

99%

99%

P.G.

100%

100%

100%

 

 

 

List of Publications:

  • Ramteke KB, Ramanand SJ, Ramanand JB, Jain SS, Raparti GT, Patwardhan MH, Murthy M, Ghanghas RG. Evaluation of the efficacy and safety of bromocriptine QR in type 2 diabetes. Indian J Endocrinol Metab 2011;15:S33-9.
  • Murthy MB, Murthy B. Amlodipine-induced petechial rash. J Postgrad Med 2011; 57: 341-2.
  • Akat PB, Murthy MB, Karande VB, Burute SR. Adverse Drug Events Monitoring of Live Attenuated Pandemic Influenza Vaccine. Indian J Community Med 2011; 36:234-6.
  • Jain SS, Ramanand SJ, Ramanand JB, Akat PB, Patwardhan MH, Joshi SR. Evaluation of efficacy and safety of orlistat in obese patients. Indian J Endocrinol Metab 2011;15:99–104.
  • Ramanand SJ, Ghongane BB, Ramanand JB, Patwardhan MH, Patwardhan VM, Ghanghas RR, Halasawadekar NR. Hormonal Profile of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) In Indian Women. RJPBCS 2012; 3: 1159-72.
  • Akat PB, Karande VB, Murthy MB, Burute SR. Interns opinion on ‘bedside pharmacology clinics’ and its incorporation in undergraduate curriculum. J Pharmacol Pharmacother. 2012;3:56–8.
  • Murthy MB, Murthy BK. Thyroid disruptors and their possible clinical implications. Indian J Pharmacol 2012;44:542-3.
  • Murthy MBMurthy BKBhave S. Comparison of safety and efficacy of papaya dressing with hydrogen peroxide solution on wound bed preparation in patients with wound gape. Indian J Pharmacol 2012;44:784-7.
  • Ramanand SJ, Ghongane BB, Ramanand JB, Patwardhan MH, Ghanghas RR, Jain SS.Clinical characteristics of polycystic ovary syndrome in Indian women. Indian J Endocr Metab 2013; 17: 138-45.
  • Raparti GT, Ramteke KB, Murthy MB, Jain SS, Ghanghas RR, Ramanand SJ, Ramanand JB. Selective thyroid hormone receptor modulators: A review. Indian J Endocrinol Metab 2013; 17: 211-8.
  • Murthy MB, Murthy BK. Subtherapeutic doses of angiotensin receptor blocker for attenuation of amlodipine-induced peripheral edema. Saudi J Health Sci 2013;2:220-1.
  • Pendhari SR, Chaudhari DR, Burute SR, Bite BM. A study on the drug utilization trends in the cardiovascular emergencies in a tertiary care hospital. J Clin Diagn Res 2013;7: 666-70.
  • Ramanand SJ, Ramanand JB, Jain SS, Raparti GT, Ghanghas RR, Halasawadekar NR, Patil PT, Pawar MP. Leptin in non PCOS and PCOS women: a comparative study. Int J Basic Clin Pharmacol. 2014; 3(1): 186-193.
  • Bhosale VV, Inamdar SC, Karande VBBurute SRMurthy MBGhatak A. Beneficial Effects of Nebivolol in Comparison with Atenolol on Safety and Tolerability in Essential Hypertension. J Clin Diagn Res 2014; 8: HC01-4.
  • Burute SR, Murthy MB, Ramanand SJ, Pore SM, Karande VB, Akat PB. Immediate impact of an educational intervention on knowledge of use of disinfectants in nurses. Int J Basic Clin Pharmacol 2014; 3: 507-11.
  • Murthy MB, Maitreyee S, Murthy BK. Study assessing the rate of compliance and factors affecting it in patients receiving antiretroviral therapy. Int J Health Allied Sci 2014;3:284-5.
  • Pore SM. Pharmaceutical waste from hospitals and homes: Need for better strategies. Indian J Pharmacol 2014; 46: 459-60.
  • Ramanand SJ, Ramanand JB, Raparti GT, Ghanghas RR, Halasawadekar NR, Patil PT, Pawar MP, Shinde MP. High sensitivity C - reactive protein (hs-CRP) and clinical characteristics, endocrine, metabolic profile in Indian women with PCOS: a correlation. Int J Reprod Contracept Obstet Gynecol 2014; 3: 118-26.
  • Ramanand SJ, Ramanand JB, Ghongane BB, Patwardhan MH, Patwardhan VM, Ghanghas RR, Halasawadekar NR, Patil PT. Correlation between serum adiponectin and clinical characteristics, biochemical parameters in Indian women with polycystic ovary syndrome. Indian J Endocrinol Metab 2014;18:221-5.

 

Ongoing research activities:

  • Prospective study of cutaneous drug reactions in tertiary care hospital.
  • Comparison of efficacy and safety of a polyherbal formulation with paracetamol in patients of osteoarthritis of knee.
  • Adverse drug reaction monitoring in Multi Drug Resistant Tuberculosis patients.
  • A drug utilization study in indoor patients of high risk pregnancy.

 

Any other achievement/ awards:

  • Winner of Dean’s trophy for Best Department
  • Hosted state conference in the year 1979 & 1989
  • One staff member awarded ‘UVNAS’ price for the best research paper in 1983-84 by IPS.
  • Research publications in various National and International Journals.
  • Star Research Project awarded by DMER in the year 2011.
  • Undertaken ICMR- STS projects.
  • Instrumental in promoting Rational drug Therapy through Guest lectures and workshop.
  • Arranged guest lecture on Pharmacovigilance.
  • One teacher is a Member of Board of Studies of MUHS, Nashik.
  • Consistent ranks in PG course conducted by MUHS Nashik University.

May 2011 MD/MS Exam- Karuna B Ramteke (Rank 4)

May 2012 MD/MS Exam- Girish T Raparti (Rank 3),

May 2013 MD/MS Exam- Ravi R Ghanghas (Rank 4),

May 2014 MD/MS Exam- Nimish R Halasawadekar (Rank 1)

HOD

Name Designation Experience Research Photo Publi(I) Publi.(N)
Dr.Mrs.Sunita Jaiprakash Ramanand Professor & HOD 20 6

Faculty

Name Designation Experience Photo Publi.(I) Publi.(N)
Dr.Mrs.Shraddha Milind Pore Assistant Professor 3 4
Dr.Mrs.Mangala Bhaskar Murthy Assistant Professor 4 3
Mr.Chandrakant Basalingappa Kumbhar Assistant Professor 0 3
Dr.Mrs.Shreyas Ramachandra Burute Assistant Professor 1 1
Dr.Nimish Ravindra Halasawadekar Assistant Professor 7 2
Dr. Santosh Naik Junior Resident 0 1
Dr. Arundhati Salunke Junior Resident 0 1
Dr.Pradeep Ganeshrao Jadhav Junior Resident 0 0
Mr.Kiran Appa Awale Assistant Matron

Research & Publications

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No.

Title of article

Authors

Year of publication

International/ National

 

Journal details

1.

Study of sociodemographic profile of juvenile boys admitted in an observation home

Bhoge ND,Panase SN,  Pawar AV, Raparti GT, Ramanand SJ, Ramanand JB

Jan- Feb 2017

International

International journal of Advances in Medicine

2.

A study of adverse drug reactions in patients receiving treatment for multi-drug resistant tuberculosis

Shinde MP, Halasawadekar NR,  Ramanand SJ, Pore SM, Ramanand JB, Patil PT, Kumbhar AV

Feb-2017

International

International Journal of Basic and Clinical Pharmacology

3.

A cross sectional study of psychiatric morbidity in juvenile boys admitted in an observation home

Bhoge ND,Panase SN, Raparti GT, Ramanand JB, Ramanand SJ.

Jan- Feb 2017

International

International journal of Advances in Medicine

4

Knowledge, attitude and practice of adverse drug reaction reporting among teaching and nonteaching hospital physicians

 

Karande VB, Burute RB, Puram NN, Murthy MB, Burut SR, Ramanand SJ

July- Aug 2016

International

International Journal of Basic and Clinical Pharmacology

5

Hypothyroidism in polycystic ovarian syndrome: a comparative study of clinical characteristics, metabolic and hormonal parameters in euthyroid and hypothyroid polycystic ovarian syndrome women

 

 

Ramanand SJ,Raparti GT, Halasawadekar NR, Ramanand JB, Kumbhar AV, Shah RD

Sept 2016

International

International Journal of Reproduction, Contraception, Obstetrics and Gynaecology

6

Comparison  of efficacy of telmisartan with losartan in patients of essential hypertension with cognitive impairment

 

Puram NN, Karande VB, Ramanand JB. Ramanand SJ .Halasawadekar NR. Bhosale RR

May-june 2016

International

International Journal of Basic and Clinical Pharmacology

7

A study of drug utilization in indoor patients of high-risk pregnancy in a tertiary care hospital

Gaidhanakar SL. Pore SM,Deokate MN, Ramanand SJ, Salunke AT

July-Aug 2016

International

International Journal of Basic and Clinical Pharmacology

8

Changing trends with respect to standard of methodological reporting and type of research published in a pharmacological journal over a decade: a descriptive study

Murthy MB, Murthy BK, Burute SR, Patiel PT, Ramanand SJ

July-Aug 2016

International

International Journal of Basic and Clinical Pharmacology

9

Pharmacological interventions practiced in various high risk pregnancy conditions and their appropriateness compared to standard treatment guidelines in a tertiary  care hospital

 

Pore SM, Gaidhanakar SL. Jadhav SS. Naik SK, Ramanand SJ

2016;

7(7)

International

International Journal of Biomedical Research

10

Awareness of adverse drug reactions in third M.B.B.S students practicing self-medication

 

Burute SR, Burute RB, Murthy MB,Karande VB, Pore SM, Ramanand SJ

Jan-Feb

2016

International

International Journal of Basic and Clinical Pharmacology

11

"Serum Lipid Profile In Non PCOS And PCOS Women: A Comparative and Correlational Study" 

Halasawadekar NR, Ramanand JB, Ramanand SJ,Raparti GT, Patil PT, Shah RD, Kumbhar AV

Jan-Feb

2016

International

International Journal of Basic and Clinical Pharmacology

12

Assessment of Initiation of Post-exposure Prophylaxis with Anti-rabies Vaccine in cases of Dog bites : An observational study

Ramanand JB, Jayakare SC, Ramanand SJ,Zende AM, Bhosale RR, Patil JR

Nov-Dec

2015

International

 International Journal of Basic and Clinical Pharmacology

13

Efficacy , Safety and Impact on Quality of Life Indices of PolyherbalFormlation and Paracetamol on in-Patients of Ostoarthritis of Knee: A Comparitive Study

Patil PT, Murthy MB, Ghongane BB, Ramanand SJ,Shinde MP, Kumbhar AV, Shah RD.

Sept-OCT 2015

International

(E)

International Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences Review and Research

14

Immediate impact of an educational intervention on  knowledge of use of disinfectants in nurses

Burute SR, Murthy MB, Ramanand SJ,Pore SM, Karande VB, Akat PB

May-June 2014

International

International Journal of Basic and Clinical Pharmacology

15

High sensitivity C-reactive protein  (hs – CRP) and clinical characteristics, endocrine, metabolic profile in Indian women with  PCOS: A correlation

 

Ramanand SJ,Ramanand JB, Raparti GT, Ghanghas RR, Halasawadekar NR, Patil PT, Pawar MP, Shinde MP

March 2014

International

International Journal of Reproduction, Contraception, Obstetrics and Gynaecology

16

Leptin in non-PCOS and PCOS women : A comparative study.

 

Ramanand SJ, Ramanand JB, Jain SS, Raparti GT, Ghanghas RR, Halasawadekar NR, Patil PT, Pawar MP

Jan-Feb 2014

International

 International Journal of Basic and Clinical Pharmacology

17

Drug utilization pattern in outpatient department of Government Medical College and C.P.R. Hospital, Kolhapur

 

Bhosale RR, Ramanand JB, Ramanand SJ,Zende AS, Padawal SL, JadhavRakesh

July-Aug 2013

International

International Journal of Basic and Clinical Pharmacology

18

Nevirapine: Most common cause of Cutaneous Adverse Drug  Reactions in an Outpatient Department of a Tertiary  Care Hospital

MayurPawar, Pore SM, Pradhan NS, Burute SR, Bhoi UY, Ramanand SJ, ,

Nov 2015

National

Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research

19

A retrospective study of use of polyvalent anti-snake venom and risk factors for mortality from snake bite in a tertiary care setting

PoreSM,RamanandSJ,PatilPT,GoreAD,PawarMP,GaidhankarSL,Ghanghas RR

June 2015

National

Indian journal of Pharmacology

20

 

Correlation between Serum Adiponectin and Clinical Characteristics, Biochemical

 Parameters in Indian Women with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

Ramanand SJ,Ramanand JB, Ghongane BB, Patwardhan MH, Patwardhan VM, Ghanghas R, Halasawadekar NR, Patil PT

March-April 2014

National

 

Indian Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism.

21

Evaluation of brimonidine-timolol fixed combination in patients of primary open-angle glaucoma

 

Joshi SR, Akat PB, Ramanand JB, Ramanand SJ,Karande VB, Jain SS

September

2013

National

Indian Journal of Ophthalmology

22

Selective Thyroid Hormone Receptor Modulators: Current status.

Raparti GT, Ramteke KB, Murthy MB, Jain SS, Ghanghas RR, Ramanand SJ,Ramanand JB

March-April 2013

National

Indian Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism.

23

Clinical Characteristics Of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome  In Indian Women.

 

Ramanand SJ, Ghongane BB, Ramanand JB, Patwardhan MH, Ghanghas RR, Jain SS

Jan-Feb 2013

National

Indian Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism.