Courses conducted in department : Undergraduate course MBBS and MD in Pharmacology
PG teacher also eligible to guide PhD in the subject of Pharmacology, Pharmacy and Clinical Pharmacology. For MBBS course, lectures, tutorials, demonstrations, pharmacy lab, experimental lab, clinical pharmacology exercises, clinical case projects, are conducted four days a week, along with monthly, six monthly evaluation test/ examinations. For PG course, seminars, journal club, PG classes, group discussions, thesis presentation and research, PG experiments (short and long) which is performed on recently acquired 16 channel computerized Data Acquisition System with accessories (ADI, Australia), UG teaching and lab, etc. are undertaken, on all working days along with theory and practical examinations at the end of course. M.B.B.S. degree is recognized by MCI & for M.D. degree recognition process has been started. Hopefully soon it will also be recognized. Department is well equipped with modern equipments & teaching aid systems. Present & past teachers have contributed in more than 100 research publications in national & international journals.
Programmes Organised :
1. Department has conducted different seminars, guest lectures, group discussions, under the
auspices of Pharmacological Society, BRD Medical College, Gorakhpur in different years, on
interesting and currently useful topics.
2. Organised a Training Workshop for Private practitioners, on Tuberculosis control under IMA-
GFATM-RNTCP-PPM Project on 28th Sept. 2008, at Gorakhpur.
Facility to Patients :
1. BACTEC Culture & Sensitivity System, about to be started.
Honors /Awards and academic activities of teachers –
a) Dr. P. P. Gupta, was awarded best poster prize, in Asian Congress of Pharmacology, New Delhi, 1985
b) Dr. P. P. Gupta, received Dr. R K Jalota Award by Indian Medical Association (UP State) in 2006
c) Dr. P. P. Gupta, received Presidents appreciation award by Indian Medical Association ( UP State) in
2005 and 2007
d) Dr P. P. Gupta Chaired a session in IMA – UPCON 2007 at Meerut.
e) Dr. P. P. Gupta, has organized eight CME programmes for private physicians, on HIV/ AIDS
prevention and treatment awareness, October /November 2006
f) Dr. P. P. Gupta, organized RNTCP sensitization two CME programm under auspices of IMA-
GFATM-RNTCP-PPM project, in Feb/ Mar 2008.
g) Dr. P.P.Gupta received “Dr. Gyan P Lal & Dr. Suman Acedemic Achievement Award- 2008”, by
Indian Medical Association UP State, for encouraging academic activities.
Add to Activities / Conferences:
Add to Research :
Research in Department –
Various research projects have been conducted, by teachers of this department in past, and currently following research projects are going on -
a) “Study of adverse drug reactions of various RNTCP regimens and its impact on outcome of
treatment in patient with adverse drug reactions”, in collaboration with department of TB and
b) “Prophylaxis of migraine patients with Topiramate in India”, in collaboration with department
c) “Screening of anti inflammatory activity of Heterocyclic Compounds of Biological Interests”, in
collaboration with Department of Chemistry. IIT Roorkee.
d) Research work on “Preliminary screening of Anti inflammatory and Analgesic activity of
Thiazoline and Acridine derivatives” under chief investigatiorship of Dr.P.P.Gupta, in
collaboration of Department of Chemistry, IIT Roorkee.
Dr. Jamal Haider - Associate Professor
Dr.Ravi kant Tiwari Lecturer
. Dr Suboth kumar Lecturer
Previous HOD of Department :
Dr B. P. Jaju Professor
Dr. M. L. B. Misra Professor
Dr. Y. P. Srivastava Associate Professor
Dr. R. B. Verma Professor
Dr. P.P.Gupta Professor