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Dr. K.V.R.N.S Ramesh Profile Picture

Dr. K.V.R.N.S Ramesh

Associate Dean - RAKCOP & Professor - Pharmaceutics

Professional Career
THIRTY-SIX YEARS of teaching and research experience
  • Worked as Asst. Professor and as Associate. Professor in JSS College of Pharmacy, Mysore , India from 1986 to 1992 
  • Worked as CSIR Senior Research Fellow 1992 (Aug) to 1994 (Oct.), Andhra University, India
  • Worked at Siddhartha College of Pharmacy, Vijayawada, India from 1994 to 2004. Initially as Associate Professor for 5 years and from 1999 to 2004 as Principal & Professor since 1999 to Dec.2004
  • Worked as Professor of   Pharmaceutics at Addis Ababa University in Ethiopia since Dec.2004 to Feb.2007 
  • Professor  & Principal in Aditya Inst. Of Pharm. Sciences, Surampalem, AP State, India, Feb,2007 to October 2012
  • Working as Professor at RAK College of Pharmacy since October 2012 till date (as Associate Dean from October 2017 )
Achievements/ Interests/Publications/Awards
  • Major areas of research interest are in the development of fast dissolving and sustained release products
  • Evaluation of novel excipients and polymers in formulation design 
  • Published 52 research papers in National & International Journals 
  • Senior Research Fellow of Council of Scientific and Industrial Research during 1992-95
  • Secured Research Grant for 100000 AED from AICTE, India ( 2010-2012 )
  • Best research paper at Indian Pharmaceutical Congress 2016 held at Visakhapatnam, India
  • Invited speaker in conference on Cold Chain Management organized by at Dubai by DICKSON, USA
  • Chief coordinator for CME conference on Cosmetics & Role of Pharmacist in counseling organized at RAKMHSU in May 2015
  • Invited member on panel discussion on Immunological Products in Scientific Session organized in DUPHAT 2016
  • Member of organizing committees of conferences conducted by RAKMHSU
  • Conducted Pharmacy Council of India sponsored workshop on Drug Awareness Among Working Pharmacists
  • Conducted National Pharmacy Week activities in India  every year to spread the message of role of pharmacy  professional in the health care network
  • Delivered professional talks at various colleges and National Service Scheme functions
  • Participated as resource person in scientific conferences
  • Regularly visit public health centers and hospitals along with Pharm.D / B. Pharm students and coordinated the patient counseling and Drug Distribution Activities 
Conferences/Workshops  
  • Attended and presented research papers in regional and international conferences
  • Pharmaceutics & Drug Delivery Systems Conference, Netherlands
  • Annual conference of the Ethiopian Pharmaceutical Association, Addis Ababa
  • International Conference of Pharmacy & Medicine, Sharjah
  • Indian Pharmaceutical Congress
  • DUPHAT
  • Annual APTI Conference
  • Middle East Conference on Telemedicine & Mental Health 
  • National Symposium on Antimicrobial Choice and Resistance
  • Conference on  Cosmetics & Role of Pharmacist in Client Education 
  • Seminar on Cold Chain Management of Biologicals
  • Recent Advances in Drug Discovery and Development
  • International Convention of Pharmacy Educators
  • Organized and coordinated the conduct of workshops
  • Pharmacy Council of India sponsored workshop for Practicing Pharmacists
  • AICTE sponsored workshop on Drug Development
  • Continuing Education Programme for Working Pharmacists
  • Chief Coordinator for Conference on Cosmetics
  • Webinar on Vaccine development – safety and challenges