The broad goal of teaching pharmacology to the students is to inculcate in them a rational and scientific basis of therapeutics.
To achieve this goal the department follows a course curriculum laid down by the MUHS and also to carry out studies. Pharmacology is taught in 2nd MBBS course over a span of 3 semesters
The areas in study of Pharmacology include -
- General Pharmacology (Pharmacokinetics & Pharmacodynamics)
- Autonomic Pharmacology
- Cardiovascular system including drugs affecting coagulation and those acting on kidneys.
- Neuropsychiatric pharmacology including inflammation, pain & substance abuse.
- Chemotherapy including cancer chemotherapy.
- Agents used in gastrointestinal disorders, RS.
- Rational pharmocotherapy
- Immunotherapy, Hematinics and miscellaneous topics
Awards and acheivements:
Dr. NidhiMaheshwari - 2nd Prize for paper presentation at ABMH PHARMACON 2014
Dr. Manjeeta Gupta- 3rdPrice for poster presentation GERICON 2014
A Study of potential drug- drug interactions among critically ill patients at a tertiary care hospital inIJBCP International journal of basic & clinical pharmacology June 2016; byManjeetaGupta , A.S. Chincholkar , R. J. Wagh , Nidhi Maheshwari , Waseem Siddiqui
Drug Utilization pattern in dental outpatient department of a rural tertiary care hospital inInt. J Pharm Bio Sci. 2015 Oct : 6(4) : (P) 723 -728 by Dr. A.S. Chincholkar , Dr. Japtiwale Subhash
A comparative study of efficacy of neem seed Oil, terbinafine cream and a combination of both Terbinafine cream and neem seed oil Applied topically in the treatment of clinical Dermatophytosis in World Journal Of Pharmacy And Pharmaceutical Sciences Volume 4, Issue 10, 1263-1274. R Sep -2015 by BalaSharmin S*, Chincholkar Aparna, Wagh Ranjit, Mutalik Madhav, Siddiqui Waseem, Gupta Manjeeta.
Prescription pattern monitoring of non steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs in urban health centre in Talegaon : A retrospective study in Int. J Pharm Bio Sci. 2015 April 6(2) : (P) 596-602 by Nidhi Maheshwari, Ranjit J. Wagh, Aparna Chincholkar& Manjeeta Gupta
A retrospective study of prescription pattern of antimicrobials in an urban health centre run by a medical collegein International Journal of Medical Research and Health Sciences- Vol 3 (No 1): Page 88-91 2013; by Bala Sharmin S, Chincholkar Aparna S, Wagh Ranjit J, Mutalik Madhav M
Effect of class Attendance on performance in Examination in second year medical students in IOSR Journal of Research &method in Education (IOSR-JRME) 2013 byDr. K. Chilwant
Knowledge and attitude of medical students, interns and post graduate medical students regarding HIV / AIDS in Indian journal of Basic and Applied Research Dec-2013, Vol-3 Issue-1 P. 267-277 by Ararwal AS, Maurya AA, Siddiqui WA
- Postgraduate course
- Departmental Library
- Departmental Museum
- Central animal House.
- Pharmacy lab. to accommodate 60 students
at a time
- Clinical Pharmacology unit
- Experimental Pharmacology Laboratory
- Development of Pharmacovigilance Centre.
- Study of drug utilization at Dr. Bhausaheb Sardesai Rural