Year: 2009-2011 Institute/University: Visveswarapura Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, RGUHS.
Bangalore, Karnataka
Degree: Masters of Pharmacy(Pharmacy Practice)
Year: 2004-2008 Institute/University: Visveswarapura Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, RGUHS.
Degree: Bachelor of Pharmacy
Professional Experience
Company/ Institute :PES College of Pharmacy , Bangaluru
Other Education :
Pursuing Ph.D in Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
Conferences/Workshops attended:
Participated as a delegate in a RGUHS sponsored seminar on “Clinical Research –Advanced and Opportunities”.
Continuing Professional Development Programme on “Modern Trends in Pharmacy Practice” Attended on National Seminar on “Research Implications and Skill Development Techniques in Pharmaceutical Sceinces”.

Participated as a delegate in a “62nd Indian Pharmaceutical Congress 2010” held at Manipal University.

Participated as a delegate in a work shop conducted on “Application of SAS & other Biostatistical Softwares in Research”.

Participated as core committee member in 4th international conference on “current status and future perspective in pharmaceutical science” held at PES College of Pharmacy – 2012.

Actively participated in staff development program on “Teaching learning methodologies for pharmacy practice teachers”

PHARMACY PRACTICE MODULE -Advanced Learning Series – 2 (Repeat) “Neurological Diseases and Movement Disorders”-Jan -2015
Professional Memberships :
Registered member of Karnataka State Pharmacy Council Life time member of APTI

Handling the course curriculum (theory and practical)of Pharm. D. & B. Pharm. students for Pharmacotherapeutics, Hospital Pharmacy, community pharmacy and clinical pharmacy.
At college :
Conducting scheduled classes and seminars inADR Reporting and monitoring.
Served as external examiner and evaluator atRGUHS, Bengaluru for university examinations.
At Hospital :
Helping students for active role in:
Providing Drug Information’s.
Treatment Chart Review. Patient referral.
Patient Counseling.
Medication Errors
Pharmacovigilance activity
At community :
Conducting Awareness Programmes .
Conducting and Participating in Various Health Camps and provide pharmacist initiated health care services (Blood Pressure monitoring, Blood Glucose Monitoring, Patient counseling)

Academic & Research
Guided students for their dissertation work in Pharm.D under RGUHS

Paper Publications
Apoorva D M, Sharath kumar B C, Vanaja K. “Comparative study of effectiveness of clindamycin monotherapy and clindamycin - benzoyl peroxide combination therapy in acne.” Indian Journal Of Pharmacy Practice, 2014; 7(1):29-33

Human life-least priority: Doctor of Pharmacy-Saviour- May 2015, Pharmabiz.
Poster Presentations
“Comparative study of effectiveness of Clindamycin Monotherapy
and Clindamycin - Benzoyl Peroxide Combination therapy in Acne.” in Dubai International Pharmaceuticals and Technologies Conference and Exhibition -2011
“Assessment of quality of life in Chronic kidney disease patients.” in 5th PESCP International Conference-2015