Rana
Dr.  Ahmed  Rana  Zainuddin

Associate Professor

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

Qualification Subject University/Board Month and Year of Passing Class
B.Pharm - Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University, Aurangabad June/2001 First Class
M.Pharm Quality Assurance Bharti Vidyapeeth, Pune April/2003 First Class with distinction
PhD. Pharmacy Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University, Aurangabad 2016 -

CORE COMPETENCY

  • Synthesis and applications of Nanosponges as drug delivery systems
  • Analytical Method Development and validation

SUBJECT TAUGHT

Undergraduate Post Graduate
  • Pharmaceutics-I
  • Pharmaceutical Organic Chemistry – I
  • Pharmaceutical Inorganic Chemistry
  • Pharmaceutical Analysis - I
  • Pharmaceutics – III
  • Pharmaceutical Analysis III
  • Pharmaceutical Management
  • Pharmaceutical and Biological Evaluation

EMPLOYMENT AND EXPERIENCE

  • Consultant for Product development department at Jamjoom Pharmaceuticals, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia from Dec 2003 till June 2004.
  • Assistant Professor at Y. B. Chavan College of Pharmacy, Aurangabad from 17.08.2004 till date.

RESEARCH PUBLICATIONS

  • Jaiprakash Sangshetti, Zahid Zaheer, Rana Z. Ahmed et al., Application of QbD in Development and Validation of a rapid RP-HPLC Method for Determination of Atazanavir in Bulk Drug, Journal of Medicinal Chemistry and Drug Discovery, Special Issue, Analytical Chemistry Teachers and Researchers Association National Convention, 2015, 385.(ISSN: 2347-9027)
  • Jaiprakash Sangshetti, Firoz A. Kalam Khan, Rashmi S. Chouthe, Zahid Zaheer, Rana Z. Ahmed, Aqua mediated oxalic acid catalyzed one-pot synthesis of 2-(substituted phenyl) phthalazin-1(2H)-ones, Journal of Taibah University for Science, 9(4), 2015, 548-554 (ISSN:1658-3655)
  • Zahid Zaheer, Jaiprakash N. Sangshetti, Rana Z. Ahmed et al., QbD in Development and Validation of a rapid RP-HPLC Method for Determination of Trospium Chloride in Bulk Drug, Journal of Medicinal Chemistry and Drug Discovery, Special Issue, Analytical Chemistry Teachers and Researchers Association National Convention, 2015, 368-384 (ISSN: 2347-9027)
  • 4. Jaiprakash N. Sangshetti, Zahid Zaheer, Rana Z. Ahmed et al. A Systematic HPLC Method Development For Lucosamide Using Quality by Design (QbD) Approach, Journal of Medicinal Chemistry and Drug Discovery, Special Issue, Analytical Chemistry Teachers and Researchers Association National Convention, 2015, 343 354 (ISSN: 2347-9027)
  • Zahid Zaheer, Jaiprakash N. Sangshetti, Rana Z. Ahmed, Hanumant Kavhale, Nikhil Kadam, Use of Quality By Design (Qbd) Approach in Development of HPLC Method For Eprosartan, Journal of Medicinal Chemistry and Drug Discovery, Special Issue,2015, 355-367(ISSN: 2347-9027)
  • Mazahar Farooqui, Rana Z. Ahmed, Zahid Zaheer, Jaiprakash N. Sangshetti, Development and Validation of RP-HPLC Method for Simultaneous Determination of Amlodipine Besylate and Atenolol in Tablet Dosage Form, Journal of Medicinal Chemistry and Drug Discovery, Special Issue, Analytical Chemistry Teachers and Researchers Association National Convention, 2015, 685-698 (ISSN: 2347-9027)
  • J. N. Sangshetti, F. A. Khan, Z. Zaheer and R. Z. Ahmed, One- Pot Three Component Synthesis of 3-(α-2Aminobenzyl)-4-hydroxycoumarin Derivatives Using Nanocrystalline TiO2 as Reusable Catalyst, Russian Journal of Organic Chemistry, 51 (1), 2014, 61-73 (ISSN: 1070-4280 (Print) 1608-3393 (Online) I.F 0.66
  • Mazahar Farooqui, Rana Z. Ahmed, Jaiprakash N Sangshetti et al., Development of a Stability Indicating RP-HPLC Method for Determination of Rupatadine Fumarate in Tablet Dosage Form and its Validation, Research Journal of Pharmaceutical, Biological and Chemical Sciences, 5(6), 2014, 1222-1231( ISSN: 0975)
  • Jaiprakash N. Sangshetti, Baig Salim Rashid, Sachin Bhojane, Zahid Zaheer, Anil P. Battase and Rana Z. Ahmed, Simultaneous Estimation of Cefixime and Linezolid Bulk and Pharmaceutical Formulation by HPTLC, World Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, 2014, 03 (02), 1618 (ISSN 2278 – 4357)
  • Jaiprakash N. Sangshetti, Sachin Bhojane, Mrinmayee Deshpande, Rana Z. Ahmed and Zahid Zaheer, Use of Systematic Approach for Development of RP-HPLC Method Simultaneous Determination of Lopinavir and Ritonavir, Analytical Chemistry Letters, 4(2), 2014, 123-131 (ISSN:2229-7928 (Print 2230-7532 Online)
  • Jaiprakash N. Sangshetti, Zahid Zaheer, Rana Z. Ahmed et al. Simultaneous Estimation of Lopinavir and Ritonavir in Bulk and Dosage Form by HPTLC, World Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, 03 (03), 2014, 926-933 (ISSN 2278 – 4357)
  • Mazahar Farooqui, Rana Z. Ahmed, Jaiprakash N.Sangshetti et al., Identification and Determination of related substances of Paliperidone in bulk drug and pharmaceutical formulations by HPLC and HPLC-MS-MS, Indo American Journal of Pharmaceutical Research. 2013; 3(12):9345 – 9353(ISSN NO: 2231-6876)
  • Jaiprakash N. Sangshetti, Mohammed Aqeel, Zahid Zaheer, Rana Z. Ahmed, M.H.G. Dehghan, Indrajeet Gonjari, Development and validation of RP-HPLC Method for determination of Atorvastatin calcium and Nicotinic acid in combined tablet dosage form, Journal of Saudi Chemical Society, 2012; 20 S1, S328-S333 (ISSN: 1319-6103, IF2.523(TRJ)
  • Rana Zainuddin, Alpana Kulkarni, Hemant Chavan, Gunjan Patil, Zahid Zaheer, Jaiprakash Sangshetti, Taste Masking of Donepezil Hydrochloride Using Ion Exchange Resins - A Comparative Study, Indonesian Journal of Pharmacy, 24 (2), 2013, 107 -115 (ISSN:0126-1037)
  • Rana Z. Ahmed, Gunjan Patil, Zahid Zaheer, Nanosponges – a completely new Nano-Horizon: pharmaceutical applications and recent advances, Drug Development and Industrial Pharmacy, 39 (9), 2012, 1263-1272 (ISSN: 0363-9045 (Print), 1520-5762 (Online), IF 2.101 (TRJ))
  • Zahid Zaheer and Rana Zainuddin, Analytical Methods for Cleaning Validation, Der Pharmacia Lettre, 3(6), 2011, 232-239 (ISSN:0975-5071)
  • Zahid Zaheer, Aniruddha P. Paithankar, Sagar D. Deshpande, Subur Khan, Rana Z. Ahmed, Phytochemical Screening of Plant of Enicostemma Littorale, International Journal of Ayurveda and Pharmacy, Vol. 2, Issue. 1, 2011, 175-176 (ISSN:2229-3566
  • Zahid Zaheer, Aniruddha P. Paithankar, Sagar D. Deshpande, Subur Khan, Rana Z. Ahmed, Comparative Phytochemical Screening of Flowers and Bark of Spathodea Campanulata, International Journal of Applied Biology and Pharmaceutical Technology, Vol. 2(1), 2011, 233-235 (ISSN: 0976-455)
  • Zahid Zaheer, Ajinkya G. Konale, Khuman A. Patel, Subur Khan, Rana Z.Ahmed, Comparative Phytochemical Screening of Flowers of Plumeria Alba and Plumeria Rubra, Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research, 2010, 3 (4), 88-89 (ISSN: 00974-2441, IF 0.74 (SJR))
  • Zahid Zaheer, Obaid Shaikh, Sucheta Thorat, Rana Ahmed, Development and Validation of HPTLC Method of Fluoxetine Hydrochloride in Bulk and Pharmaceutical Formulation, International Journal of Pharmaceutical Quality Assurance, 2010, 2 (3), 44-48 (ISSN:0975-9506)
  • Zahid Zaheer, M. N. Farooqui, Rana Z Ahmed, Changing Scenario of Pharmaceutical Analysis, Analytical Chemistry: An Indian Journal, 2008, 7( 9), 733-738 (ISSN: 0974-7419)
  • Zahid Zaheer, M. H. G. Dehghan, M. N. Farooqui, Rana Z., Microemulsion Electrokinetic Chromatography (MEEKC) and its applications, Pharmaceutical Reviews, 2007, 5(4) (ISSN: 1918—5561)
  • Sambhaji Pisal, Rana Zainuddin, P. Nalawade, K. R. Mahadik, S. S. Kadam, Molecular properties of Ciprofloxacin-Indion 234 complexes, AAPS Pharm Sci Tech 2004, 5(4) Article 62. (ISSN: 1530-9932 IF 1.641 (TRJ))
  • Sambhaji Pisal, Rana Zainuddin, P.Nalawade, K.R.Mahadik, S.S.Kadam Drug release properties of Poly ethylene glycol treated Ciprofloxacin- Indion 234 complexes, AAPS Pharm.Sci Tech 2004, 5(4) Article 64. ((ISSN: 1530-9932 IF 1.641 (TRJ))

RESEARCH PRESENTATION AT CONFERENCES & SYMPOSIUMS

  • Oral paper presentation in Nanotech-2016, International conference oraganized in Dubai, UAE, between 21st-23rd April 2016.
  • Poster presentation in the 54th Indian Pharmaceutical Congress 2002, Biotechnology- A Challenge to Pharmacy Profession, Organized in Pune, 13th -15th Dec 2002
  • Participated in the University level Avishkar – 2014, held on 24th-25th Nov. 2015, organized by Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University, Aurangabad.
  • Poster presentation on ‘Pharmaceutical waste management, an environmental concern’, at UGC sponsored National level Seminar on Modern Trends In Environmental Pollution and Eco-Planning, Dr. Rafiq Zakaria College for Women, Aurangabad, during 30/12/2010 to 31/12/2010.

PARTICIPATION IN WORKSHOP, SEMINAR AND REFRESHER COURSE

  • Three Days International conference, Nanotech-2016, oraganized in Dubai, UAE, during 21/04/2016 to 23/04/2016.
  • One Day National Seminar, Analytical Chemistry Teachers and Researchers Association, Aurangabad, on 18/01/ 2015.
  • One day Workshop on Sexual Harassment of women at workplace: Prevention and Prohibition organized by Internal Complaint committee of Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University, Aurangabad, on 25/02/2015.
  • One day Workshop on Sexual Harassment of women at workplace: Prevention and Prohibition organized by Internal Complaint committee of Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University, Aurangabad, on 04/03/2014.
  • One day National Seminar, Recent Trends of Cell Lines in Medical Research, Y.B Chavan College of Pharmacy, Aurangabad, on 24/01/2013.
  • Participated in All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), Sponsored Two Weeks National Level Staff Development Programme on Advances in Herbal and Tribal Medicines, Ali Allana College of Pharmacy, Akkalkuwa, during 21/05/2012 to 03/06/2012.
  • One day seminar on Recent Advances In Pharmaceutical Biotechnology Y. B. Chavan College of Pharmacy, Aurangabad, on 26/02/2011.
  • National Conference on Pharmaceutical Analysis, University Department of Chemical Technology, Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University, Aurangabad, during 16/09/2011 to 17/09/2011.
  • Seminar on Recent Trends in Clinical Research, Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) sponsored, Y. B. Chavan College of Pharmacy, Aurangabad, during 21/04/2010 to 22/04/ 2010.
  • National Seminar on Drug Regulatory Affairs, Y. B. Chavan College of Pharmacy, Aurangabad, on 13/03/2010.
  • UGC sponsored National level Workshop on Women Awareness, Women and Environment, Dr. Rafiq Zakaria College for Women, Aurangabad, during 29/10/2010 to 30/10/2010.
  • UGC sponsored National level Seminar on Modern Trends In Environmental Pollution and Eco-Planning, Dr. Rafiq Zakaria College for Women, Aurangabad, during 30/12/2010 to 31/12/2010.
  • Seminar on Chemical Sciences: Research and Innovation in Marathwada region, Analytical Chemistry Teachers and Researchers Association, Aurangabad, on 31/07/2009.
  • One day National Seminar on Recent Tools and Techniques in Pharmaceutical Research, Y.B Chavan College of Pharmacy, Aurangabad, on 15/03/2008.
  • One day seminar on Winds of changes in Pharmaceutical Sciences, Indian Pharmaceutical Association, Y.B Chavan College of Pharmacy, Aurangabad, on 11/11/2006.
  • One day workshop on Recent trends in Pharmaceutical Technology, Y.B Chavan College of Pharmacy, Aurangabad, on 25/02/2006.
  • One day Workshop on Emerging trends in Biotechnology, Y.B Chavan College of Pharmacy, Aurangabad, on 04/11/2004.

CONFERENCE/SEMINAR/WORKSHOPS ORGANISED

  • National Conference on Interdisciplinary Approaches in Pharmaceutical Research, Y. B. Chavan College of Pharmacy, Aurangabad, during 05/03/2012 to 06/03/2012.

PATENT FILED / GRANTED

  • Published patent on Pharmaceutical composition containing Nanosponges and process of synthesis thereof. Indian patent application, 3299/MUM/2011
  • Published patent on Pharmaceutical composition containing Nanosponges and process of synthesis thereof. Indian patent application, 3299/MUM/2011

RESEARCH GRANT FETCH

  • Received assistance of Rs. 32,200 International Travel Grant, for oral paper presentation in Dubai, UAE, between 21st-23rd April 2016, Nanotech-2016, from SERB.
  • Received assistance of Rs. 15,000 for International Travel Grant, for oral paper presentation in Dubai, UAE, between 21st-23rd April 2016,
  • Sanctioned Minor research grant on “Nanosponges: A novel drug carrier for enhancement of solubility and stability of drugs” has been sanctioned by the University Grants Commission, India, for Rs. 445000 (Four Lakhs and Forty Five Thousand rupees)

AWARD, RECOGNITION AND SCHOLARSHIP ACHIEVEMENT

  • Stood First in the University level Avishkar – 2014, held on 24th-25th Nov. 2015, organized by Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University, Aurangabad.

RESEARCH GUIDANCE

  • Research guide for M.Pharmacy students

EXTRA CURRICULAR AND SOCIAL ACTIVITIES

  • Organized blood donation camp, social awareness rally, road show.
  • In-charge of cultural activities.

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP

  • Life member of Association of Pharmacy Teacher of India (APTI) MA/LM – 2171.
  • Annual Membership of Analytical Chemistry Teachers and Researchers Association, Aurangabad (Membership No. AM-02-27/2009)

PHARMACITS REGISTRATION

  • Registered Pharmacist with Maharashtra State Pharmacy Council, Mumbai (Registration No. 56695)

ADMINISTRATIVE RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Member of College Internal Quality Assurance Cell
  • Member of Research and IPR Committee
  • Member of Grievance Redressal Cell Member of Womens’ Grievience Cell
  • In-Charge of Co-Curricular committee.
  • Subject expert for Pharmaceutical analysis syllabus detailing

UNIVERSITY ASSIGNMENTS

  • PG teacher recognition
  • Examiner and Moderator for University paper evaluation
  • Paper setter
  • Member of Women’s’ Grievance Redressal Committee

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