Chitkara University, India
Dr Sandeep Arora carries a professional experience spanning 23.5 years—3.5 years in pharma production and quality assurance in Glaxo I Ltd, Blue cross Ltd, and 20 years in teaching/training and research—in the fields of pharmacognosy andNATURAL products, regulatory affairs, industrial pharmacy, and management. He is the author of the book titled, “Pharmaceuticals – Issues for Industrial Management” and has been the honorary editor of “Advanced Drug Review”—a quarterly drug pharmacology review index—since 2005; and has to his credit about 60 national and international publications. His area of specialization and research are medicinal natural products (phytochemical, pharmacological evaluation and standardization), development and regulatory aspects of herbal and other products, and industrial management. Under his guidance five Ph.D. students have completed their theses; 15 M. Pharm. students and 6 PhD candidates have completed their theses; and 8 Ph D projects are currently being guided by him. He has to his credit 4 patents as lead investigator, and 4 as coinvestigator and involved in 2 product launches at international level. He has convened 8 National/international conferences as Chairman, and is a regular expert speaker at OMICS, US and ASSOCHAM, India conferences, invited offshore speaker at Univ of Florida and is member APTI, and Pharmacy Council and Life member Inflammation Society, and consultant and advisor to Pharma industry on regulatory compliance and herbal product standardisation.