Designation/Title: Mr.
Department: Pharmacy practice
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Education and Training

PhD (Contd.) National University of Malaysia , Malaysia 2012
M.Pharm H.N.B Garhwal University ,UKD, India 2006
B.Pharm I.E.T, M.J.P.R. University Bareilly ,U.P. , India 2001
Professional Diploma Professional Diploma in Clinical Pharmacy Management , New Delhi, India


Research interests:

  • Ocular Clinical trials (CPK Studies)
  • Drug Utilization Evaluation(DUE)
  • Obesity (CPHWMS)
  • Clinical Trial Methodology Design(CTMD)
  • Community Pharmacy led Interventions


Research Projects/Grants:

  • An assessment of the level of awareness, attitude, opinions of the healthcare professional (medical, dental, pharmacy/nursing ) students concerning HIV/AIDS in Malaysia. IMU Joint-Committee of Research and the Ethics Committee (IMU-JC),2012- Principal Investigator ( RM 6000)
  • A study on Socio-Demographic Correlated of Unipolar Major Depression among the Chinese and Malay Elderly in Klang Valley, Malaysia(IMU-JC), 2013- Principal Investigator (RM 5,700)


Supervision of Postgraduates (MSc/PhD)
(Last 5 years – 2008-2012)

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Professional affiliations:

  • Pharmacy Council of India- Uttar Pradesh State Branch (PCI) : Life Membership
  • Malaysian Pharmaceutical Society (MPS) :Annual Membership (2013)
  • American association of pharmaceutical scientists(AAPS): PK/PD Membership


Academic Awards:

  • Received “Best Poster Award”-E-Learning Festival , IMU, 2013
  • Received “ Good Clinical Practice” Qualification certificate , Ministry of Health, Malaysia ,2012
  • Received “Best Author Award”- Indian Diabetes Association (IDA), India, 2003
  • Received “ Pratibha Samman Award” by Chief Minister , Uttar Pradesh , India, 1998


Recent publications
(last 5 years – 2008 -2012)


  • Verma RK, Thomas PT. Herbal medicines used in the traditional Indian medicinal system as a therapeutic treatment option for overweight and obesity management: a review , International journal of pharmacy and pharmaceutical sciences 2013 [IF: 1.59] ( In Press)
  • Verma RK, Chua G, David SR. Obesity and overweight management in malaysia and singapore: progress on right track. Journal of clinical and diagnostic research 2013;7(12):3124 [IF :0.22]
  • Verma RK, Chellappan DK, Pandey A . Treatment of premenstrual syndrome: from conventional to alternative approach. Journal of basic and clinical physiology and pharmacology 2013;[IF:0.96](In Press)
  • Gupta G, Mohd A, David SR, Verma RK, Candasamy M, Anwar F. Anticonvulsant activity of morus alba and its effect on brain gaba level in rats. Pharmacognosy research 2013; [IF:1.37] (In Press)
  • Barua A, Kademane K, Gubbiyappa KS, Veram RK, Muhammad SI, Al-Dubai SAR (2013) a tool for decision-making in norm-referenced survey questionnaires. Journal of asian scientific research 3 (11):1109-1118
  • Verma RK, Mittal P, Barua A, Kumar S. Is hydromorphone having good efficacy to treat acute and chronic pain? Scientific research and essay 2013 ; 8(35): 1676-1678[IF: 0.32]
  • Barua A, Dasgupta S, Mitra B, Sherpa PC, Tirwa M, Kademane K, Gubbiyappa KS, Verma RK, Muhammad SI alcoholism among adolescent students of tadong in east sikkim. Journal of asian scientific research 2013; 3(11):1105-1108
  • Gupta G, Singh R, David SR, Verma RK. Effect of rosiglitazone, a ppar- ligand on haloperidol-induced catalepsy. Cns neuroscience & therapeutics 2013;19 (9):724–725 [IF: 4.48]
  • Verma RK.,David SR., Kaur S. instant diagnosis for depression by blood test : an overview : journal of clinical and diagnostic research 2012; 6(9):1612-1613 [IF:0.22]
  • Pandey M., Verma R.K., Saraf S. A. Effect Extract of Sida Veronicaefolia on Some Heamatological Parameters; International Journal of Ayurvedic Research 2011( Ahead of Print)
  • Verma R.K. , Lalit M., Pandey M. Evaluation of Branded Medicines, Awareness, Trust And Reasons of Self Medication Among Professional Students In North India: Proper Statuary Drug Control Must Be Implemented; Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research 2010; 3(1):60-64 [IF: 0.51]
  • Verma R.K., Chaudhary K., Rai A., Garg A. , PandeyM. , Saraf S.A. Evaluation of Prescription Pattern and Cost-Effectiveness among Patients Associated With Gynaecological Diseases in Government Maternity Hospital”, International Journal of Pharmacy and Clinical Research.2010; 3 ( 1):162-165
  • Pandey M., Verma R.K., Saraf S. A. Antioxidant activity of Sida Veronicaefolia, Research Journal of Pharmacognosy And Phytochemistry 2010 ; 2(1): 79-81
  • Pandey M., Verma R.K., Saraf S. A , Nutraceuticals: New Era of Medicine and Health; Asian Journal of Pharmacy and Clinical Research 2010; 3(1):11-15 [IF:0.51]
  • Pundir R., Pandey M., Verma RK, Saraf S.A. Biodegradable Orthopedic Implant: Fabrication And Evaluation” International Journal of Current Pharmaceutical Research 2009; 1(1):8-12


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