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Dr. Tarveen Jandoo

Principal Scientific Writer
Novartis, Global Medical Affairs
144 A, Phase II, Mayur Vihar

Brief Biography:


1. 2012: Masters in Business Administration (MBA), Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), India
2. 2006: MD Pharmacology, Motilal Nehru Medical College, Allahabad University, Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India.
3. 1999: MBBS and Internship, Mysore Medical College, Mysore, Karnataka, India.
4. 1992: Senior Secondary, DAV Public School, Sahibabad, Uttar Pradesh, India
5. 1990: Matriculation, DAV Public School, Sahibabad, Uttar Pradesh, India

Certifications and professional trainings

1. 2012, Certified Medical Publication Professional (CMPP), ISMPP
2. 2011, Postgraduate Diploma in Marketing Management (PGDMM), IGNOU, India
3. 2011, Postgraduate Diploma in Marketing (PGDIM), IGNOU, India
4. 2011, Academic Counselor’s Training-Online (ACT-Online), IGNOU, India
5. 2010, Diploma in Marketing (DIM), IGNOU, India
6. 2010, Post Graduate Diploma in e Learning, STRIDE, IGNOU, India
7. 2010, Business English Certification (BEC), Cambridge University, Grade A; Exceptional writing skills
8. 2009, PG Diploma in Project Management (PGCDPM) , IGNOU, India
9. 2005, Industry Diploma in Contract Research and Clinical Trials, Bioinformatics Institute of India, Noida, India
10. 2003, PG Certificate Course in Pain Management, Medvarsity, Hyderabad.


Academic positions:

ü  Certified Medical Publications Professional with strong communication skills and analytical ability.



ü  Qualified physician with over 12.0 years of rich cross-functional experience in Medical Writing and Communications, Research, Academics, Clinical practice, Medical Operations, and Medico-marketing.


ü  Experienced in establishing working partnerships and relationship building with health care professionals and KOLs.


Research interests:

Clinical trials, safety and tolerability, pharmacovigilance, pharmacology


Any other information:

Publications and Editorial Board Member

1. Jandoo T, Mehrotra R.  Tobacco control in India: Present scenario and challenges ahead. Asian Pacific J Cancer Prev, 2008;9:1-6. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19256780
2. Mehrotra R, Mehrotra V, Jandoo T. Tobacco control legislation in India: Past and present. Indian J Cancer. 2010 Jul;47 Suppl 1:75-80. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20622419
3. Tarveen Jandoo and Vedamurthy A.B. Open Access to Scientific Information: A Review of Initiatives. DESIDOC Journal of Library & Information Technology, Vol. 32, No. 3, May 2012, pp. 255-260. publications.drdo.gov.in/ojs/index.php/djlit/article/download/.../1274
4. Editor and Advisory Member, VSRD Technical & Non-Technical Journal; Member, Editorial Board, International Journal Of Pharmacology And Therapeutics.


What I think of the idea behind WebmedCentral:

A platform for scientic collaborations