Achievements

Honours / Awards

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Ms. Heta Thakar won 2nd prize in poster presentation atInternational Conference on Nanotechnology Addressing the Convergence of Material Science, Biotechnology and Medical Science organized by Centre for Interdisciplinary Research, D. Y. Patil Education Society, Deemed University, Kohlapur Heta
Our MS student Mr. Anup Kumar working in the department of Medical Device under the mentorship of Dr. Mukty Sinha has been awarded with1st Prize on his poster Presentation at Innovation Conference(ICON) of AMALTHEA’17 held at IIT-Gandhinagar.Title of his presentation was "Nanocomposite based electrochemical biosensor for liver diseases". Many many congratulations to the entire team and department. Anup
MS student Ms. Shivani Vaidya working in the department of pharmacology and toxicology under the mentorship of Dr. Vinod Tiwari has been awarded with1st Prize on her poster Presentation at International Brain Research Organization (IBRO) Symposium held at University Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences (UIPS), Panjab University, Chandigarh. Title of her presentation was "Reward Circuitry Associated with Pain Relief and Addiction". Many many congratulations to the entire team and department.
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Congratulations !Poster presented by Anup Kumar student from Medical Device 2016-19 batch has been selected asone of the five best posters at the event held at IIT Gandhinagar
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Ms. Pallavi Rane Pharmacology student fromNIPER-A Batch 2015-17 Won 2nd Prize on her poster presentation at International Brain Research Organization, Jaipur Pallavi Rane
National level Quiz competition :Vedika Bhatt, Aishwarya Dasare, Neelam Chauhan. Awarded third Prize in National level Quiz competition at Nirma Quest, Ahmedabad in Feb 2017. National level Quiz competition
Mr. Namdev More and Ms. Mounika Choppadandi won best poster award for first runner up and second runner up, respectively from Department of Medical Devices in IMDI 2017 at Ahmedabad.
Title:Electrospinning Piezoelectric Scaffold for Rapid Regeneration of Cartilage Arylic based vertebral bone cement detoxification by radical scavenging
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NIPER-Ahmedabad team being awarded "Gandhian Young Technology Innovation (GYTI) Award 2016

It is immense pleasure to announce that NIPER-Ahmeadbad team has been awarded prestigious "Gandhian Young Technology Innovation (GYTI) Award 2016" in Biomedical Engineering category and the award ceremony held on 13th March, 2016 in Rashtrapati Bhawan. All premier institutions of India like IITs, NITs, Central Universities and NIPERs etc. across INDIA has been participated for the award.

All premier institutions of India like IITs, NITs, Central Universities and NIPERs etc. across INDIA has been participated for the award.

GYTI 2016 was a PAN INDIA competition with over 2363 innovation entries in 50 technology domains from 276 Universities/Institutes belonging to 26 states & 2 Union territories.

Four rounds of critical scrutiny with 125 members of high level evaluation team, 43 teams have been selected for innovation awards including all categories.

Details of the Award Winners:

Title: "Multimechanistic Polymer Based Novel Drug Eluting Stent Coating"

Team: Ms. Shivakalyani Adepu (2013-2015 from Department of Medical Devices) under the guidance of Dr. Kiran Kalia and Dr. Govinda Kapusetti

Web link:http://gyti.techpedia.in/project-detail/multimechanistic-polymer-based-novel-drug-eluting-stent-coating/7370

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Students of Department of Pharmaceutics of NIPER-Ahmedabad participated at 15th International CRS-IC Symposium 2016: "Advances in Technology and Business Potential of New Drug Delivery Systems” which was held at Institute of Chemical Technology Mumbai during 19–20 February 2016. Master students presented poster of their research work during scientific session of the conference.<
  • Ms. Nidhi Raval student of Department of Pharmaceutics presented poster entitled, "Comparative evaluation of chitosan vs bovine lipid based penetration enhancer for targeting drug to eye: in-vitro, ex-vivo study”She is conducting her dissertation under the supervision of Dr. Manju Misra faculty of Department of Pharmaceutics of NIPER-Ahmedabad.
  • Ms. Ekta Khambhla student of Department of Pharmaceutics presented poster entitled, "Design and characterization of polymeric microneedle arrays for transdermal drug delivery of α-choriogonadotropin”.She is conducting her dissertation under the supervision of Dr. Viral Shah faculty of Department of Pharmaceutics of NIPER-Ahmedabad
  • Ms. Baishali Nath student of Department of Pharmaceutics presented poster entitled, "Development and characterization of silica stabilized lipid based vesicular system for oral delivery of α-choriogonadotropin” She is conducting her dissertation under the supervision of Dr. Viral Shah faculty of Department of Pharmaceutics of NIPER-Ahmedabad.
  • Mr. Dignesh Khunt Junior research fellow from Department of Pharmaceutics of NIPER-Ahmedabad presented poster entitled, "Formulation and evaluation of risperidone microemulsion based formulation for nasal to brain delivery: role of novel penetration enhancer” He is conducting this project under the supervision of Dr. Manju Misra faculty of Department of Pharmaceutics of NIPER-Ahmedabad.
  • Ms. Amruta Jethwa student of Department of Pharmaceutics of NIPER-Ahmedabad presented poster entitled "Transcutaneous drug delivery of photoprotective agent”.
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  • Ms. Soni Ranjana from department of Natural Products from NIPER-Ahmedabad participated at 3rd International Congress of the society for Ethanopharmacology, India was held at Pt. Ravishankar Shukla University, Raipur India between 19-21st February 2016. The conference was entitled, "Ethnopharmacology & Evaluation of Medicinal Plants- Global Perspective”.
  • Ms.Soni Ranjana gave oral presentation during one of the scientific session of this conference entitled, "Screening of Therapeutic Potential of Sargassum tenerrimum-A marine algae” She is conducting her dissertation under the supervision of Dr. Shankar Katekhaye faculty of Department of Natural Products from NIPER-Ahmedabad.
  • Dilawar Upadhyay research scholar from Department of Natural Products NIPER-Ahmedabad presented poster entitled, "Effect of thin film hydration and reverse phase evaporation method on physicochemical properties and storage stability of berberine liposomes” during 15th International CRS-IC Symposium 2016: "Advances in Technology and Business Potential of New Drug Delivery Systems” which was held at Institute of Chemical Technology Mumbai during 19–20 February 2016.
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NIPER Ahmedabad faculty Dr. Amit Sharad received CDRI incentive award 2016 for publishing an article in Angewandte Chemie- International Edition 54(3), 828-832 amitsharad

6th International Translational Cancer Research Conference – Prevention and Treatment of Cancer: Hypes and Hopes” held during February 04-07, 2016 at Hyatt Regency, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, INDIA.

All the MS students, research scholars and faculty from Department of Biotechnology of NIPER-A participated and presented their research work during the conference.

Prof. Kiran Kalia Director NIPER-A was invited to deliver talk during conference about "Oral cancer: The blazing dilemma for the tobacco-addicted Indian Inhabitants”.

Dr. Neelam Chuhan faculty of Department of Biotechnology gave talk during the conference on the topic entitled, "Differentiation of cancer stem cells in conjugation with conventional therapy: A combinatorial approach for preventing cancer relapse’.

Mr. Mansuri Akil M. MS student from Department of Biotechnology from NIPER-A presented poster entitled, "Prevention of cancer relapse: Conversion of cancer stem cells into terminally differentiated cells”.

Poster presented by Mr.Mansuri Akil M and team during the conference won the award for outstanding poster during the conference.

Mr. Maitray B. Raval. MS student from Department of Biotechnology from NIPER-A presented poster entitled, "Elimination of cancer stem cells through differentiation with simple therapy”.

Dr. Anita Mahapatra faculty from Department of Natural Products delivered talk during the conference entitled, ”Natural Scaffold Analogues as anticancer agents”

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Department of Medical Device of NIPER-A has participated at National Conference and Technology Exhibition on 'Indian Medical Devices & Plastics Disposables/Implants Industry 2016'held at AMA on 12-13thFebruary, 2016, in Ahmadabad.

Prof. Dr. Kiran Kalia Director NIPER-A delivered talk on "Changing Medical Device Industry Scenario in Gujarat” during the scientific sessions of this conference.

NIPER-A STUDENT’S/FACULTY ACHIEVEMENT

The Medical Device students have received 2nd Prize for Poster Presentation. The posters were presented by Ms. Jaicy Jacob, Mr. Rashtrapal and group. Following posters were presented entitled,

"Simvastatine Loaded Hydroxyapatite/Keratose Composite For Bone Regeneration" by Rashtrapal Zine et al.,

"Osteoconductive PCL-Bioglass Composite Scaffold for Bone Tissue Engineering" by Jaicy Jacob et al.

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Gandhian Young Technological Innovation Award : Rashmi Jain, Vivek Makwana, Manish Nivsarkar, Amita Joshi. Targeting Lymphatics To Treat HIV Using Lipid Based Formulations. Gandhian Young Technological Innovation Award, 17thJanuary,2015

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Gufic prize : Dilawar Uphadhayay, Sheetal Anandjiwala, Harish Padh, Manish Nivsarkar. In-vivo pharmacokinetic and metabolism of Picroside I and II from Kutkin in rat plasma. Indian pharmacological society conference 28-30 December,2014 dilawaruphadhayay

Best Poster Award : Bhavik Kansara, Anita Mahapatra, Y. Venkat Raju, Lakshmi S. Glucose uptake activation in muscle cell line (C2C12) by Cassia auriculata. National conference on Herbal drugs: opportunities and challenges 5-7 November,2014.

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