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Prof. Akshay Baheti

Associate Professor
MAEER's Maharashtra Institute of Pharmacy
S.NO 124, MIT campus, kothrud, pune

Brief Biography:

• Sound knowledge of Herbs.
• A scientific approach to develop a stable herbal formulation.
• Excellent ability of animal handling and knowledge of pharmacological screening.
• Effective writing and oral presentation skill result in the clear communication of scientific concepts.
Scholastic Record:
Doctor Of Philosophy(PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences):JNTU Hyderabad:
Thesis Submitted December 2010
Thesis Topic: Pharmacognostical studies of natural products with reference to Ayurvedic formulations Processing techniques”.

Master of Pharmacy (Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry):Pune University
Duration: August 1999 -  April 2001
Result: First Class (64.00 %)

Bachelor of Pharmacy: North Maharashtra University
Duration:August 1995-1999
Result : First Class with distinction (75.27%)

Higher Secondary Certificate :  Nasik Board
Result: First Class (73.83%)
Secondary School Certificate : Pune  Board
Result: Distinction (79.85%)
GATE 1999: I.I.T. Pawai
Result:86.97 percentile


Academic positions:

January 2001 to January 2005
Lecturer in Pharmacognosy (Pune University Approved)
MAEER’s Maharashtra Institute of Pharmacy, Pune.

Subjects taught - Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry I, Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry II, Industrial Psychology and sociology , Biotechnology and Fermentation.
February 2005 to December 2010

Assistant Professor  and Head Department of Pharmacognosy
MAEER’s Maharashtra Institute of Pharmacy, Pune.
January 2011 to till date

Associate Professor  and Head Department of Pharmacognosy
MAEER’s Maharashtra Institute of Pharmacy, Pune.


Research interests:

Area of Research/Interest:
1.Extraction, Isolation and Separation of Chemical Constituents from herbal drugs.
2.Development of Novel Drug Delivery System for Herbal drugs.
3.Development of stable Ayurvedic formulation.
4.Preclinical and clinical study of natural drugs


Any other information:

1.Best student award in 10th class.
2.Secured Second rank in Third year and Third rank in Final year B, Pharm in North Maharashtra University
3.Recipient of Maheshwari Vidya prasarak mandal Pune Scholarship in B. Pharmacy
4.Recipient of Junior Research Fellowship Award by AICTE.
5.District and Taluka level prizes in Drawing Examination.


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