Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Drug Development


PROFESSOR & H.O.D, DEPARTMENT OF PA & QA, MLR Institute of Pharmacy


Dr.Nalini kanta Sahoo is currently working as Professor & H.O.D in MLR Institute of Pharmacy. Also he is advisor for NFPS and Trans Integra Healthcare Ltd. He serves as Research scientist for Vision science research, Malaysia. Recently he is awarded best professor in Pharmacy for ITAP 2018 Awards conducted by Tutor pride. He obtained his Doctoral degree in 2015 from Siksha ?O? Anusandhan University, Bhubaneshwar. He has to his credit nearly 35 publications of good scientific merit. He is a member on the Editorial boards of around 40 national and international journals. He is a subject expert for two private institutes and a Q.A. expert for Chegg Pvt. Ltd., USA. He taught subjects like Advanced Pharmaceutical Analysis, Inorganic chemistry, Modern Analytical Techniques, Validation and Quality assurance and Drug Regulatory Affairs at the graduate and post graduate levels. As a teacher, he is quite industrious, dedicated and exhibited notable merit in his academic responsibilities. After serving Yalamarty Pharmacy College till 2014, he joined M.N.R. College of Pharmacy, Medak. Earlier after his graduation, joined Shilpa Medicare Pvt.Ltd.Raichur, Karnataka and worked as a Q.C. Executive for one year during 2005 and 2006. In his Ph.D. program Dr.Nalini kanta developed newer Liquid chromatographic methods for estimating some important drugs in formulations and biological fluids. This study was of significant value, as these methods can be adopted by analytical laboratories for routine estimation of these drugs in dosage forms and for bioavailability and bioequivalence studies. Thus, during his nearly twelve years of service in colleges and industry, he acquired good skills in the analysis of various drugs in formulations and in biological matrices especially by adopting Liquid chromatography and LC-MS techniques. Dr.Nalini kanta is familiar with handling of modern analytical instruments including Spectrophotometers. HPLC, LC-MS, FTIR etc. Dr.Nalini kanta has good communication and inter-personal skills. With his good research experience, he can successfully carry out various research programs in an analytical division.