Symbiosis Faculty | Medical Writing Certificate Program | SCHC Pune


Name: Dr. Ramesh Adepu

Qualifications: M. Pharm, PhD

Designation:  Professor, Dept. of Pharmacy Practice, JSS College of Pharmacy, Mysore

Areas of Expertise: Pharmacy, Pharmacovigilance, Research & Writing

Current Profile: With over two decades of teaching & research experience Dr. Ramesh is working as Professor, Department of Pharmacy Practice, JSS College of Pharmacy. Apart from delivering presentations in various national and international fora, he has significant publications, books to his credit. He is actively involved in capacity building and training of practicing pharmacists & post-doctoral students and contributing to national and internationally funded research projects in pharmaceutical industry.

Name: Dr. Jyoti Rao Hegde

Qualifications:  MD, PGDCR

Designation: Manager, Medical writer at Pharm-Olam International, Bangalore

Areas of Expertise: Medical Writing, Pharmacovigilance, Regulatory & Scientific Writing, Data Management and Statistics

Current Profile: Dr. Jyoti Rao-Hegde, specializing in regulatory medical writing has over 15 years of wide-ranging experience in medical communication and education. She is actively involved in team building activities & reviewing documents for medical writing. Having expertise in designing SOP, consultations for initiation and planning of various projects, conducting training for clinical operations, data management and statistics. Dr. Jyoti also undertake market research activities.

Name: Dr. (Mrs.) Snehal ManojKumar Singh

Qualifications: BHMS, M.P.C, CMW, PGDHHM, PGDLM

Designation: Consultant Freelance Medical / Healthcare writer, Mumbai

Areas of Expertise: Medico-Marketing, Clinical Research, Pharmacovigilance, Medical & Regulatory Writing, Psychotherapy and Counselling

Current Profile: Currently working as a freelance medical / healthcare writer, her principal writing skills involve medical & regulatory writing, clinical research, scientific documents, developing educational writing on healthcare. Dr. Snehal Singh brings a wide-ranging experience of more than a decade in medical and scientific writing. She has been associated with esteemed organizations like Tech Mahindra and Novartis Healthcare Pvt Ltd.

Name: Dr. Guru Prasad Mohanta

Qualifications: MPharm, PhD

Designation: Professor of Pharmacy, Annamalai University, Tamil Nadu

Areas of Expertise: Pharmacy, Pharmacovigilance, Research & Writing

Current Profile: With glorious career spanning for three decades Dr. G. P. Mohanta is an acclaimed academician and researcher. Apart from teaching, he is actively involved in capacity building, designing curriculum, evaluations and inspection of examinations, teaching and guiding PhD and master’s students. He holds leadership positions in many national committees, academic councils & associations, as well as was functioning as Editor for Medicine Information Newsletter & Associate Editor of Indian Journal of Pharmacy Practice.

Name: Dr. Milind Sardesai

Qualifications: MBBS, MHSc

Designation: General Manager Operations, Cognizant Technology Solutions, Mumbai

Areas of Expertise: Medical Writing, Pharmacovigilance, Signal Detection (Qualitative & Quantitative) And Risk Management, Medical Affairs and Business Operations

Current Profile: Having over 16 years’ of experience of working in pharmaceutical companies and CRO’s, Dr. Milind Sardesai is involved in monitoring the safety of globally marketed products, as well as products in development phases. Currently utilizing his expertise in case processing, aggregate reporting (DSUR, PSUR, PBRER), signal detection (Qualitative & Quantitative) and risk management (RMP & Updates) within the domain of pharmacovigilance, Dr. Sardesai is also involved i medical affairs and business operations.

Name: Dr. Sampada Patvardhan

Qualifications: M Pharm, PhD

Designation: Consultant-Medical Writing & Healthcare Services, Mumbai

Areas of Expertise: Drug Discovery and Development, Drug Informatics, Clinical Research, Pharmacovigilance, Medical Writing and Healthcare /Clinical Pharmacy

Current Profile: Dr. Sampada Patvardhan is having over 26 yrs of experience in pharmaceutical research, pharmacology, pharmacovigilance & clinical research. She is also involved in regular literature updates using computerized packages in the field of new drug discovery and pharmacovigilance. Currently she is freelancing as Consultant for healthcare service & has expertise in writing manuscripts, designing educational and promotional material.