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Dr. Sathvik B. Sridhar

Professor and Chairperson, Dept. of Clinical Pharmacy & Pharmacology, Incharge-Documentation Centre, RAKMHSU

Educational Qualification
Year Degree Discipline University
2008 Ph.D. Pharmacy Practice Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka, India
1999 M. Pharm Pharmacy Practice Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka, India
1996 B. Pharm Pharmacy Bangalore University, Karnataka, India
1992 D.Pharm Pharmacy Drug Control Board, Bangalore, Karnataka India
Professional Career
Positions held Name of Institution Date (From-To)
Incharge – Documentation Centre RAK Medical and Health Sciences University March 2022 – till date
Professor and Chairperson Dept. of Clinical Pharmacy & Pharmacology, RAK College of Pharmacy, RAKMHSU 1st September 2018 – till date
Associate Professor & Chairperson –Incharge Dept. of Clinical Pharmacy & Pharmacology, RAK College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, RAKMHSU § August 2013–1st September 2018 § September 2017
Assistant Professor Dept. of Clinical Pharmacy & Pharmacology, RAK College of Pharmacy, RAKMHSU April 2010 – July 2013
Lecturer Dept. of Pharmacy Practice, International Medical University (IMU), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia June 2008 - April 2010
Assistant Professor & Clinical Pharmacist Dept. of Pharmacy Practice, JSS College of Pharmacy, Mysore, India July 2006 - May 2008
Lecturer& Clinical Pharmacist Dept. of Pharmacy Practice, JSS College of Pharmacy, Mysore, Karnataka, India August 2000 - June 2006
Lecturer Acharya and BM Reddy College of Pharmacy, Bangalore, India January 2000 - August 2000
Community Pharmacist --- August 1996 - August 1997
Awards(2016-2021)
S.No List of Recent Awards (2016-2021) Year
1. Best Oral Presentation Award’ during the 6th International Clinical Pharmacy Conference [CAPCON 2021] held at Manipal, Karnataka, India, on the 8th and 9th of January 2021. The presentation topic was “Adverse Drug Reactions in Stroke Patients – Need for Continuous Monitoring.” 2021
2. Eminent teacher award. The award was given at the Society of Pharmaceutical Education & Research [SPER] international conference in Bangkok 2019
3. Awarded Best Poster Presentation Award Proton Pump Inhibitors and the Risk of Kidney Diseases: A Critical Review. International Pharmacy Conference. National University, Muscat, Oman. 2019
4. Awarded Best Oral Presentation Award Assessment of Potential Drug Interactions among Psychiatric Inpatients receiving Antipsychotic Therapy of a Secondary Care Hospital, United Arab Emirates. SPER International conference Bangkok, Thailand 2019
5. Awarded Third Best Poster Presentation Award. Screening of Potential Drug-Drug Interactions in Hospitalized Patients with Lower Respiratory Tract Infections –Medication Safety Assessment Protocol. 12th Medication Safety Conference Organized by American Society of Health-System Pharmacists [ASHP] in association with International Medication Safety Network [IMSN], Institute for Safe Medication Practices [ISMP] and SEHA Abu Dhabi] 2019
6. Awarded Second Best Poster Presentation Award. Adverse Drug Reactions in Lower Respiratory Tract Infections – Need for continuous Monitoring. 12th Medication Safety Conference Organized by American Society of Health-System Pharmacists [ASHP] in association with International Medication Safety Network [IMSN], Institute for Safe Medication Practices [ISMP], and SEHA Abu Dhabi. 1st to 3rd of November 2019, Abu Dhabi, UAE 2019

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Awarded Best Quality Poster award Duphat conference. Study on Knowledge and Practice related to Inherited Genetic Disorders among Health Science University Students in Ras Al Khaimah 2019
8. Best Oral Presentation Award for the graduate student research entitled “Assessment and evaluation of drug interactions and adverse drug reactions in chronic renal failure patients.” 2019
9. Awarded for best quality poster presentation at DUPHAT conference. Patient Care through Telepharmacy – Current Status and Future Implications for Pharmaceutical Care 2018
10. Awarded First Best Poster. Clinical Pharmacy Practice Experiential Educational Module at RAK College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Ras Al Khaimah, U.A.E. APTI-RAKMSU International Convention. 2016
Publications(2019-2022)
S.No List of Recent Publications (2019-2022) Journal
1. I2C2: An international interprofessional clinical case competition for health professions students. Journal of Interprofessional Education & Practice 2022; 29:100548
2. The Pharmacist’s Role in Managing COVID-19 in Chronic Kidney Disease Patients: A Review of Existing Strategies and Future Implications. Pharmacy 2022; 10: 94
3. Evaluation of potential drug-drug interactions and adverse drug reactions among chronic kidney disease patients: An experience from the United Arab Emirates. Tropical Journal of Pharmaceutical Research 2022; 21 (4): 853-861
4. Effect of Polymers and Permeation Enhancers in the Release of Quetiapine Fumarate Transdermal Patch through the Dialysis Membrane Polymers 2022; 14: 1984.
5. Evaluation of Drug-Related Problems in Chronic Kidney Disease Patients. Cureus 14(4): e24019
6. Development and validation of standardized severity rating scale to assess the consistency of drug-drug interaction severity among various drug information resources Res Social Adm Pharm. 2022; S1551-7411(21)00405-8.
7. The Effect of Polymers on Drug Release Kinetics in Nanoemulsion In Situ Gel Formulation Polymers 2022; 14(3): 427
8. Potential Psychotropic and COVID-19 Drug Interactions: A Comparison of Integrated Evidence From Six Database Programs Cureus 13(12): e20319. i:10.7759/cureus.20319
9. Frequency and Predictors of Potential Drug Interactions among Psychiatry Outpatients on Treatment with Antidepressant Medications Biomedical & Pharmacology Journal, September 2021; 14(3) : 1209-1218
10. Assessment of Prescription Pattern of Antipsychotic Medications in a Psychiatry Inpatient Setting of a Secondary Care Hospital of the United Arab Emirates Clin Schizophr Relat Psychoses 2021; 15: 5
11. Pharmaceutical care services provided by pharmacists during COVID-19 pandemic: perspectives from around the World Journal of Pharmaceutical Health Services Research 2021; rmab017
12. Experiential training during COVID 19 pandemic: a virtual attachment experience from a college of pharmaceutical sciences in the United Arab Emirates Pharmacy Education 2021; 21(1) 51 - 55
13. Assessment of Incidence, Causality, Severity, and Preventability of Suspected Adverse Drug Reactions to Antidepressant Medications in a Psychiatry Outpatient Setting of a Secondary Care Hospital J Pharm Bioall Sci 2020;12:131-8
14. Inborn Errors of Metabolic Disorders in the United Arab Emirates – Are our Future Healthcare Providers Knowing Enough about It - A Cross-sectional study." Journal of Applied Pharmaceutical Science 2021 11(10): 093-098
15. Assessing Consistency of Drug-Drug Interaction-Related Information Across Various Drug Information Resources Cureus 2021 8;13(3):e13766.
16. Study on Knowledge and Attitude Related to Inherited Genetic Disorders International Journal of Research in Pharmaceutical Sciences 11(SPL4):1587-1593
17. Prevalence and associations of moderately increased albuminuria in patients with type 2 diabetes in the United Arab Emirates Diabetes Metab Syndr 2020; 14(6):1865-1870.
18. Study and Evaluation of the Different Types of Poisoning Cases Encountered in a Secondary Care Hospital in Ras Al Khaimah EC Pharmacology and Toxicology 8.4 (2020): 122-127
19. Impact of community-based educational intervention on antibiotic use and resistance awareness among the people living in Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates. Journal of Pharmaceutical Health Services Research 2020:11(3): 197–204
20. Intensive Monitoring of Adverse Drug Reactions in Nephrology Unit of Tertiary Care Teaching Hospital. Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 2019; 30(5):1075-1083
21. Frequency and Predisposing Factors of Drug-Induced Hypoglycemia in Patients with Type-2 Diabetes Mellitus J Res Pharm Pract.; 8(2): 64–68
22. Intensive Monitoring of Adverse Drug Reactions to Antiepileptic Drugs in Neurology Department of a Secondary Care Hospital in U.A.E J Young Pharm. 2019 ;11(2):192-196
23. Use of phosphate binders in end-stage renal disease: An experience from a secondary care hospital in the United Arab Emirates. J Pharm Bioall Sci 2019; 11:148-54.
24. Assessment of potential drug–Drug interactions in hospitalized cardiac patients of a secondary care hospital in the United Arab Emirates. J Res Pharm Pract 2019; 8:20-4.
25. Incidence, nature and causality assessment of cutaneous adverse reactions to cosmetics: a pilot study. Int J Community Med Public Health 2019; 6:1978-83.
Guest Lectures Delivered, Papers Presented & Workshops Conducted(2019-2022)
S.No. Guest Lectures Delivered, Papers Presented & Workshops Conducted (2019-2022) Year
1. Delivered Guest Lecture on ‘Total parenteral Nutrition-role of the pharmacist.’ June 2022 at the Ministry of Health and Prevention (EHS) conference. 2022
2. Delivered Guest Lecture on ‘Introduction to Interprofessional Learning’ on 17th May 2022 at RAKMHSU. 2022
3. Conducted Interactive Presentation on “ Learning Outcomes and Mapping” during Curriculum Mapping, Blue-printing, and Result Analysis” on Friday, 22nd April 2022 at RAKMHSU 2022
4. "Telepharmacy: Current Status and Its Future Implications For Provision of Pharmaceutical Care Services at the International E- Conference on Healthcare and Pharmacy Practice on the theme " Coalescing Healthcare and Pharmacy Practice" at L. M. College of Pharmacy, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India on 11th February 2022. 2022
5. Resource Person for the workshop on Writing Effective MCQs held on 18th November 2021 at JSS College of Pharmacy, Mysuru. 2022
6. Speaker at 7th International Conference on Clinical Pharmacy, Manipal College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Manipal, India 2022
7. RAKCOPS International Conference on Drug Development 2021
8. Oral Presentation: 6th International Conference on Clinical Pharmacy, Manipal College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Manipal, India 2021
9. 11th RAKMHSU Student Scientific Conference, RAKMHSU 2021
10. Speaker- CME webinar on Opportunities and challenges for the practice of pharmacy before and after Covid -19, RAKMHSU 2020
11. Invited Speaker- Webinar, International Pharmacy Conference, College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Dayanand Sagar University, Bangalore, India 2020
12. Invited Speaker – One Day International Webinar, Vishnu College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Bhimavaram, Andhra Pradesh, India 2020
13. Invited Speaker – 4th International Webinar, KK College of Pharmacy, Chennai, India 2020
14. Invited Speaker – Live Webinar. Swamy Vivekananda College of Pharmacy, Tiruchengode, Tamilnadu 2020
15. Conducted a Workshop on “How to write a research proposal” CEDAR, RAK Medical and Health Sciences University, RAK 2020
16. Screening Potential Drug-Drug Interactions in Hospitalized Patients with Lower Respiratory Tract Infections –Medication Safety Assessment Protocol. 12th Medication Safety Conference Organized by American Society of Health-System Pharmacists [ASHP] in association with International Medication Safety Network [IMSN], Institute for Safe Medication Practices [ISMP], and SEHA Abu Dhabi 1st to 3rd of November 2019, Abu Dhabi, UAE 2019
17. Adverse Drug Reactions in Lower Respiratory Tract Infections – Need for continuous Monitoring. 12th Medication Safety Conference Organized by American Society of Health-System Pharmacists [ASHP] in association with International Medication Safety Network [IMSN], Institute for Safe Medication Practices [ISMP], and SEHA Abu Dhabi. 1st to 3rd of November 2019, Abu Dhabi, UAE 2019
18. Assessment of Potential Drug Interactions among Psychiatric Inpatients receiving Antipsychotic Therapy of a Secondary Care Hospital, United Arab Emirates. SPER International conference Bangkok, Thailand 2019
19. Delivered a guest lecture on “Management of Medications during Ramadan” for RAK Medical District, MOH on Saturday, May 2019, held at Hotel Cove Rotana, Ras Al Khaimah 2019
20. Guest lecture on “Adverse Reactions to Cosmetics: Need of Cosmetovigilance” [Invited Speaker]. National University, Muscat, Oman. 2019
21. Conducted a workshop on Detecting, Monitoring, Reporting & Assessment of Adverse Drug Reactions on Thursday 18th of April 2019 for Healthcare Professionals of Ibrahim Bin Hamad Obaidallah Hospital, Ras Al Khaimah, UAE 2019
22. Speaker at Workshop on Health Management During Ramadan. Organized by the Ministry of Health and Prevention, RAK 2019
23. Conducted a workshop on Detecting, Monitoring, Reporting & Assessment of Adverse Drug Reactions on Thursday 18th of April 2019 for Healthcare Professionals of Ibrahim Bin Hamad Obaidallah Hospital, Ras Al Khaimah, UAE (organized by the quality control department) 2019
24. Conducted a workshop on “rational drug use –antibiotics’’ on 13th March 2019 for Pharmacy Department and Primary Health Care Centres, Ras Al Khaimah. 2019
Research Interests

Pharmacoepidemiology, Pharmacovigilance, Drug and Poison Information, Renal and Psychiatry Pharmacy and Community Pharmacy