Dr. Rakesh K. Patel

General Information

Personal Information
Phone No: 
91 9427604274
E-mail Address: 
principal.skpcper@ganpatuniversity.ac.in
Present Designation: 
Professor and Principal, SKPCPER, Executive Dean, FOP and FOS, Pro Vice Chancellor, Ganpat University
Extension No: 
2201
Name of College/Institute: 
Shree S.K.Patel College of Pharmaceutical Education and Research
Address: 
68/A Sanskar Bharti Society, Ankur Road, Naranpura, Ahmedabad -380013, Gujarat State, India
Name of Department: 
Pharmacognosy
Dr. Rakesh K. Patel is currently working as Principal of Shree S.K.Patel College of Pharmaceutical Education and Research since June 2012 . He is Executive Dean of Faculty of Pharmacy and Faculty of Science is also holding the position of Pro Vice Chancellor of Ganpat University since January 2018. He has Joined this institute since November, 1998. He has more than 22 years of academic experience and 1.5 year of Industrial experience. His core research area is Phytochemistry and Herbal Drug Technology. He has published 85 research papers in peered reviewed journals and presented two international papers in the conferences held at Singapore and USA. He has guided 37 M.Pharm students and total 13 students have been completed Ph.D under his guide ship. As an Executive Dean of Faculty of Pharmacy and Faculty of Science, He has been instrumental and mentored several new academic programs of industrial relevance in the field of Pharmacy and Science domain.
Education Qulification: 
DegreeSubjectUniversityYear of PasssingGrade
Ph.D
Pharmacy
Hem. North Gujarat University
2005
M.Pharm
Pharmacognosy
M.S.University
2002
First
B.Pharm
Pharmacy
Rajasthan Univeristy
1997
First

Academic Performance

OC/RC/STTP/WORKSHOP/INDUSTRIAL Training: 
Title of STTPPalceDurationSponsoring Agency
Workshop on Industrial Entrepreneurship Development
Shree S. K. Patel College of Pharm. Edu. And Research
Saturday, February 27, 1999
by Center for Entrepreneurship Development
Refresher course of two days on Updating role of pharmacists in healthcare system
A. R. College of Pharmacy, Vallabh Vidyanagar
Sunday, March 17, 2002
Pharmacy Council of India
Refresher course of two days on Updating role of pharmacists in healthcare system
Shree S. K. Patel College of Pharm. Edu. And Research, Ganpat Vidyanagar
Wednesday, March 27, 2002
Pharmacy Council of India
QIP on advances in herbal drug technology
College of pharmacy, New Delhi
Monday, March 24, 2003
All India Council of Technical Education(AICTE)
Two week SDP on Advances in Parenteral manufacturing technology
S.K. Patel College of Pharma. Edu. & Res. Ganpat vidyanagar
Monday, March 15, 2004
All India Council of Technical Education(AICTE)
Three days Forest Camp and Field visit at Rajpipala Forest in Narmada district
B.M.Shah College of Pharmaceutical Education and Research and Society of Pharmacognosy-Gujarat Chapter
Tuesday, October 19, 2010
Society of Pharmacognosy
National seminar on Natural Products Scope and Status
Nirma University, Ahmedabad
Friday, August 19, 2011
All India Council of Technical Education(AICTE)
3rd edition of International pharmaceutical expo
University Convention Centre, Ahmedabad
Saturday, September 8, 2012
IDMA-GSB- Pharmac India
NIPICON-2013
Nirma University, Ahmedabad
Friday, January 18, 2013
Nirma University
20th Annual Convention of Society of Pharmacognosy and national conference on Newer approaches for development and promotion of natural products
KLE University, Belgaum, Karnataka
Saturday, March 26, 2016
Society of Pharmacognosy
STTP/WORKSHOP/TECHANICAL EVENT/CONFERENCE organized: 
Title of EventPlaceDurationPosition HeldSponsoring Agency
Three days shibir on Deshi chikitsa talim Paddhati shibir
S.K. Patel College of Pharma. Edu. & Res. Ganpat vidyanagar
Tuesday, April 6, 2010
Co-Ordinator
North Gujarat University, Patan
One day annual convention of society of Pharmacognosy- Gujarat chapter and national seminar on Reshaping the classical Pharmacognosy-getting prepared for future
S.K. Patel College of Pharma. Edu. & Res. Ganpat vidyanagar
Saturday, October 23, 2010
Co-Ordinator
Society of Pharmacognosy, Gujarat Chapter
Three day nature camp and field tour at Saputara Hills
Saputara Hills
Saturday, September 24, 2011
Co-Ordinator
Society of Pharmacognosy, Gujarat Chapter
Two days National seminar on Emerging Trends in Herbals and Cosmetics Analysis
S.K. Patel College of Pharma. Edu. & Res. Ganpat vidyanagar
Friday, February 22, 2013
Co-ordinator
All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE)
Two days refresher course for registered pharmacist
S.K. Patel College of Pharma. Edu. & Res. Ganpat vidyanagar
Saturday, August 8, 2015
Project Director
Gujarat State Pharmacy Council
Two days refresher course for registered pharmacist
S.K. Patel College of Pharma. Edu. & Res. Ganpat vidyanagar
Saturday, August 27, 2016
Project Director
Gujarat State Pharmacy Council
Co-curricular Activities: 
Period
Friday, July 18, 2014
Extra Curricular Activities: 
Period
Friday, July 18, 2014
Paper published in journal/procedings: 
TitleName of Journal & Vol./YearISSN/ ISBN No.Author / Co-AuthorImpact Factor
A Note on the Alkaloids of Datura innoxia fruit
Indian Journal of Natural Products & 16 (2), 2001
0970-129X
Co-Author
Improvement of Solasodine yields from fresh berries of Solanum xanthocarpum by post-harvest incubation
Journal of Medicinal and Aromatic Plant Sciences & 25, 2003
0974-7877
Co-Author
0.1
Pundarikakshudu, Evaluation of commercial Haradae (Terminalia chebula)
Indian Journal of Natural Products & 19 (4), 2003
0976-0512
Author
0.11
Evaluation of Kutaj Ghanvati for alkaloidal principles
Indian Journal of Natural Products & 20 (1), 2004
0976-0512
Co-Author
0.11
Cardiac glycosides from Cuscuta reflexa Roxb. growing on Thevetia nerifolia Juss
Indian Drugs & 41(12), 2004
0019-462X
Co-Author
0.117
Accumulation of Vasicine and Vasicinone in Cuscuta reflexa Roxb. grown on Adhatoda vasica Nees
Indian Drugs & 42(6), 2005
0019-462X
Co-Author
0.117
Specrophotometric estimation of total alkaloids from Rauwolfia root powder and formulation
Indian Journal of Pharmaceutical Science & 67(5), 2005
0250-474X
Co-Author
0.63
Non-nutritive sweeteners from natural sources
Adv. Biol. Sci. & 4, 2005
Author
Isolation identification mass production and preservation of Lactobacillus acidophilus
Adv. Biol. Sci. & 4, 2005
Author
Specific site directed bioadhesives- The new generation
Adv. Biol. Sci. & 4, 2005
Co-Author
Spectrophotometric estimation of total phloroglucinol derivatives (Kamalins) in Kamala
Planta Indica & 2(1), 2006
Author
on formulation and in vitro dissolution of Embelin tablets
Indian Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences & 68(2), 2006
0250-474X
Author
0.63
UV Spectrophotometric determination of Embelin in Embelia ribes
Planta Indica & 2(3), 2006
Author
In vitro anthelmintic activity of vidangadi churna
Planta Indica & 3(2), 2007
Auhtor
Quality safety and efficacy of herbal drugs- Part-I
Indian Pharma Business Technology, July 2007
Author
, Quality safety and efficacy of herbal drugs- Part-II
Indian Pharma Business Technology, August, 2007
Author
HPTLC method for quantification of atisine from Aconitum heterophyllum
Indian Drugs & 45(3), 2008
0019-462X
Author
0.117
Development and validation of visiable absorption densitometry method for the quantification of conessine in Kurchi
AOAC international & 91(2), 2008
1060-3271
Author
0.47
Drug delivery through transdermal patch: An overview
Pharmaceutical Canada & 9(1), 2008
Co-Author
Potent in vitro Anti-tumor activity of Symplocos racemosa against Leukaemia and Cervical cancer
Electronic Journal of Biology & 5(4), 2009
1860-3122
Co-Author
0.46
Screening of Mallotus philippinensis for antifungal activity
Asian Jounal of Microbiology, Biotechnology and Environmental sciences & 11(3), 2009
0972-3005
Author
0.04
Comparison of Antimicrobial activity of Bhallataka Rasayana and its ingredients
International Journal of PharmTech Research (CODEN USA) &1(4), 2009
2455-9563
Co-Author
1.07
Screening of Embelia ribes for Antifungal activity
Internatinal Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Drug research & 1(3). 2009
0975-8232
Co-Author
0.33
Anti-pyretic activity of the ethanolic extract of the powdered leaves of Murraya Koenigii(L) Spreng
Journal of Pharmacy Research & 2(4), 2009
0974-6943
Co-Author
Impact Factor TM ( India ) of JPR. 2.97
Development and validation of a RP-HPLC method for quantification of Rottlerin in Kamala
Drug invention today & 1(2), 2009
0975-7619
Co-Author
0.108
Chances of reduction in cardiovascular risk by Arjunaarishta in induced diabetic conditions
Asian Journal of Research in Chemistry & 2(3), 2009
0974-4150
Co-Author
Cosmos Impact Factor : 4.278
Design and evaluation of floating matrix tablets of Trikatu
Journal of Pharmacy Research & 2(4),2009
0974-6943
Co-Author
Impact Factor TM ( India ) of JPR. 2.97
In-vitro cytotoxicity screening of symplococus racemosa plant extract by MTT assay
International Journal of Pharmaceutical research & 1(1) ,2009
0975-2366
Co-Author
0.12
The formulation and Evaluation of Topical Berberine-Hydrochloride products
Pharmaceutical Technology & 34(1),2010
1543-2521
Co-Author
0.13
Chances of Reduction in cardiovascular risk by Ashwagandhaarihta in induced diabetic condition
Research Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry & 2(2), 2010
0975-4385
Co-Author
Cinnamon: A Pharmacological Review
Journal of Advanced Scientific Research &1(2),2010
0976-9595
Co-Author
Comparison of anti hyperlipidemic activity in Arjunarishta prepared by Traditional and Modern methods
Asian J. Research Chem. & 3(3),2010
0974-4150
Co-Author
Cosmos Impact Factor : 4.278
Comparison of anti hyperlipidemic activity in Ashwagandharishta prepared by Traditional and Modern methods
Asian J. Research Chem. & 3(3),2010
0974-4150
Co-Author
Cosmos Impact Factor : 4.278
Determination of Losartan Potassium and Perindopril Erbumine in Tablet formulations by reversed phase HPLC
International Journal of Chemtech Research & 2(2), 2010
0974-4290
Co-Author
0.47
Estimation of Valsartan and Nebivolol in pharmaceutical dosage forms by absorption ratio method
Int. J. Res. Pharm. Sci. & 1(2), 2010
0975-7538
Co-Author
0.21
Antimicrobial activity of herbal mouth wash Arowash liquid
International Journal of Chemtech Research & 2(1), 2010
0974-4290
Co-Author
0.47
Phenolic content and antioxidant activity of arjunaarishta prepared by traditional and modern methods
Int. J. Pharmacol. Biol. Sci. & 4(1) 2010
0973-6808
Co-Author
0.16
In vitro hepatoprotective activity of Moringa olifera lam. Leave on isolated rat hepatocytes
International Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences &2(1), 2010
0250-474X
Co-Author
0.63
Development and validation of improved RP-HPLC method for identification and estimation of Ellagic and Gallic acid in Triphala churna
International Journal of Pharmtech Research & 2(3), 2010
2455-9563
Co-Author
1.07
Chances of reduction in Cardiovascular risk by Draksharishta in induced diabetic condition
Phrmacologyonline & 2, 2010
1827-8620
Co-Author
0.17
Estimation of valsartan and hydrochlorthiazide in pharmaceutical dosage forms by absorption ratio method
International Journal of Applied Biology and Pharmaceutical Technology & 1(2),2010
0976-4550
Co-Author
1.7
In vitro screening of Nigella sativa seeds for antifungal activity
International Journal of Pharmaceutical and applied sciences & 1(2), 2010
0976-6936
Co-Author
Cardioprotective activity of Arjunarishta prepared by traditional and modern methods on isoproteronol induced myocardial infarction in albino rats
Int. J. Pharmacol. Biol. Sci. & 4(4), 2010
0973-6808
Co-Author
Evaluation of Cardioprotective potential of Drakshasava prepared by traditional and modern methods on isoproteronol induced myocardial infarction in albino rats
Pharmacologyonline & 3: 2010
1827-8620
Co-Author
0.17
Investigation of Antimutagenic potential of Embelia ribes fruit extract against genotoxicity and oxidative stress induced by cyclophosphamide
Pharmacologyonline & 3, 2010
1827-8620
Co-Author
0.17
Physicochemical and phytochemical investigations of seeds of Celosia argentea Linn.
International Journal of Pharmaceutical and Applied Sciences & 1(1), 2010
0976-6936
Co-Author
Tissue culture of endangered Bael tree: A review
Journal of Advanced Scientific Research & 1(2), 2010
0976-9595
Co-Author
Evaluation of preliminary phytochemical and physicochemical studies on the seeds of Tectonagrandis Linn.
IJPI’s Journal of Pharmacognosy and Herbal Formulations & 1(3), 2011
2229-6840
Co-Author
Pharmacognostic and phytochemical evaluation of Pongamia pinnata Linn.
International Journal of Pharm. Research and Development & 3(2) 2011
0974-9446
Co-Author
2.01
An overiew on potent herbal anticancer drugs
International Journal of Research in pharmacy and chemistry & 1(2), 2011
2231-2781
Co-Author
0.07
Chemo-Pharmacological aspects of Alfalfa: A Review
Journal of Adv. Sci. Research & 2(1) 2011
0976-9595
Co-Author
Diuretic activity of Ashwagandharihta prepared by traditional and modern methods in experimental rats
Pharmacologyonline & 1: 2011
1827-8620
Co-Author
0.17
The protective effect of ethanolic extract of Sida tiagii Bhandari seeds against complete Freund’s adjuvant induced experimental model of Rheumatoid arthritis
Pharmacologyonline & 1: 2011
1827-8620
Co-Author
0.17
Pharmacognostic parameters for the evaluation of the rhizomes of Curcuma caesia
J. of adv. Pharm. Tech Res & 2(1), 2011
0976-2094
Co-Author
0.326
Comparative evaluation some of plant extracts on bronchoconstriction in experimental animals
Asian Journal of Pharmacy and life Sciences, 1(1) 2011Asian Journal of Pharmacy and life Sciences & 1(1) 2011
2231-4423
Co-Author
Phytochemical and Pharmcological potential of Thevetia peruviana (Pers.) K. Schum. (Apocynaceae)
IJPI’s Journal of Pharmacognosy and Herbal formulations & 1(3), 2011
2229-6840
Co-Author
Evaluation of Antihyperlipidemic activity of Draksharishta
Pharmacologyonline & 2, 2011
1827-8620
Co-Author
0.17
In-Vivo Evaluation of Pleurotus sajorcaju Mycelium extract for anti-inflammatory activity
Pharmacologyonline & 2, 2011
1827-8620
Co-Author
0.17
Synergistic antioxidant activity of green tea with some extracts
Journal of Adv. Pharm. Tech. & Res. & 2(3), 2011
0976-2094
Co-Author
0.326
Evaluation of Anti-inflammatory activities of Extract of leaves of Eclipta alba and Wedella calendulacea
Pharma Science Monitor & 2011
0976-7908
Co-Author
Preliminary screening and evaluation of anti-inflammatory activities of extract of leaves of Eclipta alba l. (Asteraceae)
IJPI’s Journal of Pharmacognosy and Herbal formulations & 1(6), 2011
2229-6840
Co-Author
Total Phenolics and Flavonoids and Antioxidant Potential of Draksharishta prepared by traditional and modern methods
Pharmacology online & 3, 2011
1827-8620
Co-Author
0.17
Investigation of antimutagenic potential of Foeniculum vulgare essential oil on cyclophosphamide induced genotoxicity and oxidative stress in mice
Drug and Chemical Toxicology & 2012
1525-6014
Co-Author
1.946
Adverse Effects of Pharmaceutical excipients
The Pharma Review & 10(55) 2012
0973-399X
Co-Author
0.33
Quantification of Quercetin and Rutin in Ashwagandharishta by Validated HPTLC Densitometry
Asian J. Res. Chem. & 5(4), 2012
0974-4150
Co-Author
Cosmos Impact Factor : 4.278
Analysis of Prescription pattern and drug utilization in Asthama therapy
International Research Journal of Pharmacy & 3(7), 2012
2230-8407
Co-Author
0.765
Over the counter medicine (OTC): A survey conducted for Anti asthmatic drugs on patient information and education
International Journal of Pharmacy & Therapeutics & 3(2), 2012
0976-0342
Co-Author
0.33
Review on reactive airways dysfunction syndrome (RADS)
Asian Journal of Pharma. and Clinical Research & 5(3), 2012
2455-3891
Author
0.655
Reactive airways dysfunction syndrome (RADS) after high level irritant exposures
Int. Research J. of Pharmacy & 3(8), 2012
2230-8407
Co-Author
0.765
Investigation of antigenotoxic potential of Syzygium cumini extract (SCE) on cyclophosphamide induced genotoxicity and oxidative stress in mice
Drug and Chemical Toxicology, Early online & 1-7, 2012
1525-6014
Co-Author
1.946
Preparation and In vivo evaluation of Etoposide loaded PCL microparticles, nanoparticles and composite microparticels
Journal of Pharmacy Research & 5(7), 2012
0974-6943
Co-Author
Impact Factor TM ( India ) of JPR. 2.97
Method development and validation of etoposide
Journal of Pharmacy Research, 5(7), 2012
0974-6943
Co-Author
Impact Factor TM ( India ) of JPR. 2.97
Attitude and Perception of Pharmacy Professionals towards ADR reporting- A Pharmacoepidemiological study
The Pharma Review & Nov-Dec 2011
0973-399X
Co-Author
0.33
Adverse Drug Reactions in Children
The Pharma Review & March-April 2012
0973-399X
Co-Author
0.33
Opinion of Physicians towards Adverse Drug Reactions reporting results of pilot study
Journal of Community Nutrition & Health & 1(2), 2012
2278-7542
Co-Author
0.786
Under reporting of ADRs by Medical Practitioners in India- Results of pilot study
Advances in Pharmacoepidemiology & Drug Safety & 1(3), 2012
2167-1052
Co-Author
1.5
Opinion of Physicians on the role of Pharmacist in Adverse Drug Reactions reporting- Results of Pilot study
The Pharma Review & July-August 2012
0973-399X
Co-Author
0.33
Development of Metoprolol Tartarate Orally Disintegrating Tablets- 50 mg using Design of Experiments
American journal of PharmTech Res. & 3(1), 2013
2455-9563
Author
1.123
Evaluation of Polyherbal formulation for Anti-inflammatory activity in Carrageenan induced paw oedema model in Rats
Int. J. Res. Ayurveda Pharm. & 4(2), Mar-April 2013
2229-3566
Co-Author
0.235
Evaluation of Acute Toxicity study and Diuretic activity of Ural Syrup
Int. J. Res. Ayurveda Pharm. & 4(4) July-August 2013
2229-3566
Co-Author
0.235
Development and Optimisation of Colon Targeted Drug Delivery System of Ayurvedic Churna Formulation using Eudragit L 100 and Ethyl Cellulose as coating material
World Academy of Science, Engineering &Technology, & Vol. 84, 2014
2010-3778
Co-Author
0.137
HPTLC method for simultaneous determination of Piperine, Embeline, and Carvone in the Ayurvedic Formulations – Catpusphadhya Churna
Journal of AOAC International & Vol. 97, No. 3, 2014
1944-7922
Co-Author
1.201
Beyond the Blink: Using in –situ gelling to optimize ophthalmic drug delivery
Pharm. Technology & July 2015
1543-2521
Co-Author
0.13
Formulation and In-vitro Evaluation of Floating Tablets for spray dried extract of Curcuma longa, Piper nigrum and Berberis aristata
American Journal of Pharmtech Research & 2015: 5(5)
2249-3387
Co-Author
1.123
Pharmacological Evaluation of Antiasthmatic activity of Myrica nagi bark extracts
Anti-inflammatory and Anti-allergy agents in medicinal chemistry & Volume 15, November 2, August 2016
1875-614X
Co-Author
0.284
Paper presented in conference/workshops/symposia: 
Date of Event
Friday, July 18, 2014
Book published as single author or editor: 
Year
2014
Invited lectures at state/national/international seminar/conferences: 
Date of Event
Friday, July 18, 2014
Ongoing research projects/consultancies: 
Period
Friday, July 18, 2014
Completed research projects/consultancies: 
TitleAgencyGrant/Amount(Rs. in Lakhs)Period
Evaluation of different extracts marketed by the Rushi Herbals
Rushi Herbals, Ahemedabad
0.25
Saturday, January 1, 2005
Capsule course in formulation department
Claris Lifescience, Ahmedabad
0.4
Thursday, January 5, 2006 to Thursday, June 1, 2006
Design and development of tablets for some Ayurvedic churnas and Ghanvatis applying modern pharmaceutical techniques
Gujarat Council of Science & Technology (Gujcost), Gandhinagar
1.7
Friday, January 12, 2007 to Saturday, December 20, 2008
To Evaluate the anti fungal activity and mechanisms for some plant extracts
GUJOST
0.25
Monday, September 1, 2008
Development of detailed quality control standards for the formulations
Ayurda Herbal Pvt. Ltd.
0.25
Thursday, January 7, 2010
Research project for development and formulation
FTF Pharma Pvt Ltd.
0.6
Monday, June 11, 2012
INSA-JRD TATA fellowship
Centre for International Co-operation in Science (CICS)
0.48
Tuesday, August 11, 2015 to Thursday, November 12, 2015
Acute toxicity studies of various polyherbal formulation using mice
Petalad Mahal Arogya Mandal Pharmacy, Nadiad
5.6
Friday, January 20, 2017
Anti-arthritic activity of 7 polyherbal formulation using Rats
Petalad Mahal Arogya Mandal Pharmacy, Nadiad
.75
Thursday, January 4, 2018
Effect of 3 polyherbal formulation on urolithiasis in Rats
Petalad Mahal Arogya Mandal Pharmacy, Nadiad
.75
Sunday, April 1, 2018
Effect of 3 polyherbal formulations on BPH in Rats
Petalad Mahal Arogya Mandal Pharmacy, Nadiad
0.48
Tuesday, June 12, 2018
Effect of 5 polyherbal formulations on P. Ulcer in Rats
Petalad Mahal Arogya Mandal Pharmacy, Nadiad
0.78
Monday, October 8, 2018
Anti-tussive effect of 7 formulations in mice
Petalad Mahal Arogya Mandal Pharmacy, Nadiad
0.68
Thursday, January 10, 2019
GUIDANCE PROVIDED TO UG/PG/M.Phil/Ph.DSTUDENTS: 
Achievements: 
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Received Distinguished Alumni Award by the Lachoo Pharmacy Alumni Association, Jodhpur during its Silver Jubilee Celebration on 25th December 2010.
Co-authored in the poster which bag First prize in 13 annual convention of society of Pharmacognosy held at Bhopal.
Co-authored guided in the poster which bag First prize in 15th annual conference of society of Pharmacognosy and first international convention held at Belgaum.
Co-authored and guided the poster which bag Third prize in 16th annual convention and international conference of society of Pharmacognosy held at Saurahtra University, Rajkot.
Received Dewang Mehta Education leadership award for the college in November 2014 for outstanding contribution of the college.
Received Award for the Institute- Centre for Health and Applied Sciences as Most promising UG program in Food Technology by ASSOCHAM, India during 12th Global FAD-2018, Summit cum Exhibition on 19th September, 2018.
Research Interests: 
Phytochemical Screening, Herbal Formulation Development
Members of Groups and Associations: 
Field Name of Member: 
Life Member, Indian Pharmaceutical Association
Field Name of Member: 
Executive Committee Member, Society of Pharmacognosy, President, Gujarat Chapter
Field Name of Member: 
Life Member, Association of Pharmacy Teachers of India
Field Name of Member: 
Executive Committee Member, Indian Drug Manufacturer Association, Gujarat Chapter
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