Monday, March 18, 2013

Professor Maruti Nandan Prasad Tiwari gets Acharya Hem Chandra Suri award

Professor Maruti Nandan Prasad Tiwari of Art, History and Tourism Management Department of Banaras Hindu University got Acharya Hem Chandra Suri award for his contributions in the field of art and culture. Dr KK Chakravarty, chairman, Lalit Kala Akademi, gave away the award at a function held India International Centre in New Delhi on March 17, 2013. The award carries a cash prize of Rs 1 lakh and a citation. Noted Hindi writer Professor Namvar Singh presided over the function.
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Prof B Mishra gets Eminent Teacher Award

Varanasi, March 16, 2013: Dr. B. Mishra, Professor and Head of the Department of Pharmaceutics, Indian Institute of Technology (BHU) was honoured with prestigious Eminent Teacher Award by the society of Pharmaceutical Education and Research (SPER) at Jamia Hamdard, Hamdard University, New Delhi during its 2nd Annual Conference held March 9 last.

This award was given to Prof. Mishra for his 28 years of service with excellent contribution as teacher and researcher in the field of pharmacy by Dr. GN Singh, Drug Controller General of India.
Dr Mishra was the guest of honour at the opening function and he delivered inaugural plenary lecture on “Osmotic Control in Drug Delivery”. Prof. Mishra is a well known teacher and researcher in the area of drug delivery in India and abroad. 


Seminar on ‘Emerging Trends in Pharmaceutical Research’ begins in BHU

Varanasi, March 16, 2013: Leading pharmaceutical experts said pharmacists could play a significant role in health care practices of India by utilizing latest technology of pharmaceutical research.

Addressing the “Spirit 13” – a national seminar on ‘Emerging Trends in Pharmaceutical Research’ and All India Pharma Students’ Conclave at Swatantrata Bhawan in Banaras Hindu University here, they also emphasized that Department of Pharmaceutics, IIT (BHU) being pioneer in pharmacy education and  research could  take a lead for strengthening the health care activity of the country..

Earlier, “Spirit 13” is the annual event of The Pharmaceutical Society, Department of Pharmaceutics; Indian Institute of Technology (Banaras Hindu University) was inaugurated by Vir Anjani K Saxena, MD, G.Praxen and Co. Pvt. Ltd., Lucknow. He also paid floral tributes to Pandit MM Malaviya and father of Pharmacy in India Prof. ML Schroff.

More than 500 B.Pharm, M.Pharm students and research scholars across the country have been participating in the event. The programme comprises of scientific, literary, business events and invited lectures from eminent academicians, scientists and pharmaceutical industrialists. It focused on various emerging trends in pharmaceutical research and development.

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