Dr. Rakesh P. Patel

General Information

Personal Information
Phone No: 
02762286082
E-mail Address: 
rakesh_patel@ganpatuniversity.ac.in
Present Designation: 
Professor & HOD, Associate Dean - Research, Ganpat University
Extension No: 
2209
Name of College/Institute: 
Shree S. K. Patel College of Pharmaceutical Education & Research
Address: 
Pharmaceutics & Pharmaceutical Technology Department, Shree S. K. Patel College of Pharmaceutical Education & Research, Ganpat University, Kherva, Mehsana-Gozaria Highway, PIN: 384012, City: Mehsana, State: Gujarat, Country: INDIA.
Name of Department: 
Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Technology
Education Qulification: 
DegreeSubjectUniversityYear of PasssingGrade
Ph.D
Pharmacy
Hemchandracharya North Gujarat University
2007
M. Pharm
Pharmaceutics
M.S. University of Baroda
2003
First Class

Academic Performance

OC/RC/STTP/WORKSHOP/INDUSTRIAL Training: 
Title of STTPPalceDurationSponsoring Agency
“NAAC accreditation process”
V M Patel Institute of Management Studeis
Tuesday, February 25, 2014
Ganpat University
“Team Building”
Shree S. K. Patel College of Pharmaceutical Education and Research
Saturday, February 22, 2014
Ganpat University
STTP/WORKSHOP/TECHANICAL EVENT/CONFERENCE organized: 
Title of EventPlaceDurationPosition HeldSponsoring Agency
Two weeks Faculty Development Program on “Recent advances in Parenteral Drug Delivery Systems & Technology”
Shree S. K. Patel College of Pharmaceutical Education and Research, Ganpat University
Tuesday, April 16, 2013 to Monday, April 29, 2013
Program co-ordinator
AICTE
Two weeks Staff Development Program on “Recent advances in drug delivery & technology”
Shree S. K. Patel College of Pharmaceutical Education and Research, Ganpat University
Friday, July 1, 2011 to Thursday, July 14, 2011
Program co-ordinator
AICTE
Two weeks Staff Development Program on “Recent advances in controlled release drug delivery systems”
Shree S. K. Patel College of Pharmaceutical Education and Research, Ganpat University
Thursday, April 1, 2010 to Wednesday, April 14, 2010
Program co-ordinator
AICTE
Two weeks Staff Development Program on “Recent Advances in Novel drug delivery systems”
Shree S. K. Patel College of Pharmaceutical Education and Research, Ganpat University
Thursday, March 5, 2009 to Wednesday, March 18, 2009
Program co-ordinator
AICTE
Two days national seminar on “Advances in topical drug delivery”
Shree S. K. Patel College of Pharmaceutical Education and Research, Ganpat University
Friday, February 1, 2008 to Saturday, February 2, 2008
Program Convener
AICTE
Two Weeks staff development program on “Application of Experimental Design, Statistical Analysis and Computer Graphics in Pharmaceutical Research”
Shree S. K. Patel College of Pharmaceutical Education and Research, Ganpat University
Friday, April 13, 2007 to Friday, April 27, 2007
Program co-ordinator
AICTE
Co-curricular Activities: 
Title: 
Industrial tour to Ahmedabad and Baroda for M. Pharm Students
Position Held: 
In-Charge
Period: 
Thursday, February 28, 2013 to Saturday, March 2, 2013
Extra Curricular Activities: 
Period
Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Paper published in journal/procedings: 
Paper presented in conference/workshops/symposia: 
Title of Paper PresentedTitle of Conference/Organizer/PlaceDate of EventNational / International / Regional
Formulation and Optimization Of Exemestane HCl Nanoparticles
"DUPHAT- Dubai International Pharmaceuticals & Technologies Conference & Exhibition 2014" held in Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre Dubai, UAE, from March 10th -12th, 2014
Monday, March 10, 2014
International
Solid state characterizations & dissolution enhancement of lorazepam through inclusion complexation with sulfobutyl- -cylcodextrin
"DUPHAT- Dubai International Pharmaceuticals & Technologies Conference & Exhibition 2013" held in Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre Dubai, UAE, from March 10th -12th, 2013
Sunday, March 10, 2013
International
Preparation, Characterization and In-vitro dissolution study of Nitrazepam: Hydroxypropyl- -Cylcodextrin inclusion complex
4th International Conference on Drug Discovery & Therapy at Dubai’s Men College, Dubai UAE.
Sunday, February 12, 2012
International
Book published as single author or editor: 
Year
2014
Invited lectures at state/national/international seminar/conferences: 
Title of LectureName of the conferenceDate of EventOrganized by
Cyclodextrin based drug delivery systems
AICTE sponsored Staff development program
Thursday, March 29, 2012
Sarvajanik Pharmacy College, Mehsana
Ongoing research projects/consultancies: 
TitleAgencyPeriodGrant/Amount (Rs. in Lakhs)
RPS grant on Design & Development of Novel Nanoformulations to Improve Bioavailability of Anti-cancer drugs
AICTE
Friday, January 4, 2013
1800000
Completed research projects/consultancies: 
TitleAgencyGrant/Amount(Rs. in Lakhs)Period
MODROB grant on Improvement and modernization of research facilities in pharmaceutics laboratories
AICTE
1150000
Friday, April 1, 2011 to Saturday, March 31, 2012
Carrier Award for Young Teacher on Enhancement of dissolution profiles of water insoluble drugs by complexation and solid dispersion techniques
AICTE
1050000
Wednesday, May 6, 2009 to Saturday, March 31, 2012
Research Project on Formulation and development of SR tablets of Vinpocetine
Themis Medicare, Bombay
45000
Wednesday, June 2, 2010 to Saturday, December 25, 2010
Research Project on Formulation and development of SR tablets of Eperisone HCL
Themis Medicare, Bombay
45000
Tuesday, July 1, 2008 to Tuesday, January 20, 2009
GUIDANCE PROVIDED TO UG/PG/M.Phil/Ph.DSTUDENTS: 
Achievements: 
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Received Best Paper Award in Nanotechnology category for the paper titled “Role of Nanotechnology in Cancer Therapy & Diagnosis” Young Talent Hunt 2012 by National Professionals & Academicians Academy on 18/06/2012
Awarded “Carrier Award for Young Teacher 2010-2011” and received a grant of Rs. 10,50,000/-- from AICTE for project on “Enhancement of dissolution profiles of water insoluble drugs by inclusion complexation and solid dispersion techniques”.
Members of Groups and Associations: 
Field Name of Member: 
Life member- Gujarat Pharmaceutical Teachers Association
Field Name of Member: 
Life member – Association of Bio-Pharma Professionals
Field Name of Member: 
Life member – Association of Community Pharmacists of India
Field Name of Member: 
Life Member-Indian Pharmacy Graduate Association
Field Name of Member: 
Life Member-Indian Association of Pharmaceutical Teachers of India
Field Name of Member: 
Life Member-Indian Society of Technical Education
Field Name of Member: 
Life Member-Indian Pharmaceutical Association
Field Name of Member: 
Life Member of Alumni Association of M. S. University of Baroda, Vadodara