Clinical Research Faculty

mumbai-CampusThe Mumbai campus is spread over an area of 20,000 sq.ft. It is equipped with modern infrastructural facilities, fully air-conditioned classrooms, a well-stocked library, computer labs and a canteen.

Dr. Kumud More – Assistant Professor
MBBS and Diploma in Dermatology

She was a consultant at ALERT India for HIV Counseling at B J Medical College, Pune. She has 6 years of experience as a Clinician, Academician, and Researcher at various Govt., Private and Public Sector institutions. She is a recognized teacher of Cranfield University, UK.

Mr. Syed Haque – Assistant Professor
Masters in Biotechnology and PGD CR

Mr. Haque has 7 years experience in Biotechnology and Clinical Research. He has worked as a Clinical Data Manager in Centaur Pharmaceuticals Pvt. Ltd., Mumbai, Executive – Data Validation in SIRO CLIN Pharm Pvt. Ltd., Team leader – Research officer in Dattari Biotech Pvt. Ltd. and as a faculty member for Biotechnology and Bioinformatics in G. H. Raisoni Group of Institutes, Nagpur. Mr. Haque has attended many International Conferences and Workshops on Pharmaceutics and Clinical Research. He has presented Research paper in IISC (Indian Institute of Sciences, Bangalore) and RRL, Bhubaneshwar.

Mr. Shovan Kumar Baidya – Research Associate
BSc (Microbiology), MSc CR, PGDPM, MGD

He has a Bachelor’s degree in Microbiology from the University of Mumbai, a Masters in Clinical Research from Cranfield University (UK), has more than 7 years of experience in Academics, Designing (Brand building, Logo, Presentation templates, Brochures, Project designing and streamlining), data quantifying and qualifying, Business development, organizing conferences, events, and training programs (specially for Biological science & IT). He has worked for well known KPO’s, one of his recent post as an academician i.e. faculty for Clinical Research and Regulatory affairs was from Sikkim Manipal University. Currently he is also involved in developing a virtual simulation program for Clinical Research students and professionals. His other degrees include a Post graduate Diploma in Pharmaceutical Management and Masters in Graphic designing. Presently he has applied for PhD from Cranfield University. His passion for Research and teaching has brought him back to ICRI.

ICRI Health Faculty

Dr. R. Krishan Kumar Raheja – HOD, HCM
MBBS, MD (PATH & MICRO), PGDHHM Surgeon Captain (Retd.), Indian Navy

Dr. K. K. Raheja, an alumnus of S P Medical College, Bikaner, has served the Armed Forces Medical Services under various capacities as Regimental Medical Officer, Medical Officer in a Medical Batallion and Military Hospital and Recruiting Medical Officer. He also served as a Pathologist and has completed his qualification in Hospital and Healthcare Management from Symbiosis, Pune. He has commanded various hospitals in the Indian Navy and has been trained in Medical Stores Administration / Hospital Administration / ISO & NABH certification for Hospitals / Hospital Information Management System. Since 2006, he has been functioning as hospital administrator / consultant in hospitals. He also had opportunities during his various tenures in Army and civil to teach and impart knowledge to students of DMLT / MHM courses. Dr. Raheja was last associated with CARE group of hospitals at Hyderabad and Pune in their course to achieve NABH Accreditation, before joining ICRI as Professor and Head of Department (ICRI-HEALTH).

Mr. Anil Bankar – Lecturer
Mr. Anil Bankar brings to us vast experience from the travel & tourism field. He has done his Masters in Tourism through Dr. B.A.M.U, Aurangabad. He has varied work experience in Consultancy and Training. He has worked with big names in the industry like Indian Airlines, Sterling resorts and SOTC. He handled on job training and counselling at the Phoenix Airhostess Institute and is a valuable addition to the ICRI faculty.

Visiting Faculty

Mr. Satish Bendre
Mr. Bendre has acquired a Post Graduate Diploma in Management from IIM (Calcutta), a Diploma in Quality Management Systems from NMIMS, Mumbai, BE (Mechanical) from VJTI, Mumbai University and an IIM Graduate degree in Mechanical Engineering. He has 32 years of professional experience in the field of manufacturing, sales, quality, production planning, control and imports-exports.

Mrs. Veena Rao
She has done her MSc in Analytical & Medicinal Chemistry. She has 12 years of work experience in QA and R&D Analytical, with Balsara Hygiene Products Ltd. Mrs. Rao has been working as a Safety Data Manager in Cognizant Technology Solutions (for Pfizer CDM) for last 1.5 years. ICRI is honoured to have her as a member of its faculty.

Dr. Madhumanjiri M. Gatne
She has done her Phd from Mumbai and has more than 20 years of work experience. She has worked with various renowned organizations like the Unichem lab, Animal Health division and the Bombay Veterinary College. Her areas of research include Pharmacokinetics in various animal species, screening of drugs in lab animals for various activities, animals clinical trials in farm animals and poultry. She has also published various research articles.

Ms. Farheen Khan
Ms. Khan has done her PG Diploma in Clinical Research from Mumbai. She is currently working as the Manager, Clinical Development at the International Clinical Research Operations (ICRO), Novartis India Ltd. She has worked on many projects in the fields of Renal Transplant, Oncology, Hypertension, Diabetes, Respiratory Disorders and Cardiology. ICRI is happy to benefit from her experience by having her as a member of our faculty.

Mr. Pradeep N. Hathi
BCom, F.C.A., I.C.W.A.LLB (Gen.), MIM, LIC.I.I.I.

Mr. Hathi is pursuing a Post Graduate Diploma in Cyber Law from the University Of Mumbai. He has 10 years of teaching experience for Master of Commerce (M.Com.) Part I and II for the subject of Advance Financial Management, Advance Financial Accounting, Advance Cost Accounting and Taxation. And for under graduate – BCom (Accounting and Finance & Banking and Insurance), Bachelor of Management Studies (BMS) (University approved courses).

Dr. Nilesh G. More
MBBS, MD (Internal Medicine), DNB (Internal Medicine)

He has seven years of experience in the field of Medicine, Intensive Care & Nephrology. He presently is a consultant with Quintiles Transnational Corp., Mumbai. Dr. More has presented papers in Regional and National Conferences. He has won two best paper awards in the Western Chapter of Indian Society of Nephrology. He is a recognized Cranfield University teacher and a life member of Association of Physicians of India, Indian Society of Electro Cardiology & Indian Society of Nephrology.

Mrs. Vaishali Hemant Pardeshi
She is currently pursuing her MPhil (IT) from YCMOU, Nasik. She has done her MCM from BAMU and has also got a high level diploma in Software Engineering from Aptech. She has 2 years experience of teaching at ICFAI National College for the MBA course. She has Computer and IT teaching experience at various colleges like Maharishi Dayanand College, Government Polytechnic, Malvan, Manipal University and ICRI.

Dr. Dinanath Shamrao Vedpathak
He is a Medical postgraduate with extensive experience in the field of Medical Education, Hospital Medical Practice, Healthcare Administration, Health Insurance and Quasi-Judicial authority. He has done his M.B.B.S. and M.S from Shivaji University and D. Orth from College of Physicians & Surgeons, Mumbai. His notable achievements include being the Vice Dean & Associate Professor, Yerala Medical Trust’s Dental College & General Hospital and equally exalted posts at various Medical Institutes. ICRI is privileged to have him as a member of the faculty.

Dr. Subodh P. Sirur
Dr. Sirur is qualified in the fields of medicine, law and insurance with an experience of over 16 years as a dermatologist, 13 years as a health law consultant and over 4 years as a health claims (insurance) consultant respectively. He has worked with various illustrious names in the field of medicine. He has conducted lectures on the significance of law in relation to medicine at various eminent gatherings.

Mr. Suhas Vasant Aradhye
He is the respected Associate Vice President at the Wockhardt Hospitals for more than a good six years. He has a 20 year long career which has been varied including Healthcare, OTC products, Marketing and Pharmaceuticals industries. His areas of focus have centered on Creating & Leading “Business Turnaround Teams”, Launch and Development of New Ventures & Businesses, Profit Center responsibility, Creating & Building Brands and of course teaching.

Prof (Mrs.) Sunanda Narayan
She has a long and illustrious teaching career. She has completed her MPhil and is currently pursuing her Phd. She has 30 years of teaching experience, which includes teaching Bcom students, MA students and others. Finance and Economics are her domains. ICRI is honoured to have her on the faculty panel.

Mr. Sameer K. Mehta
Chief Operating Officer, Hosmac Projects

Mr. Sameer Mehta has been with Hosmac for nearly ten years now and over the years, has evolved from a facility planner to anchoring the infrastructure division comprising of Turnkey Design, Project Management, Equipment Planning & Build Services. Sameer has Accounts & Finance as his backdrop, but went on to undertake post-graduation in Hospital Administration with a focus on Planning. Thanks to his formative years in projects, he brings a rich & varied experience covering facets of finance, architecture and engineering as they apply to the world of medicine, a rare combination.
In his consultancy career spanning a decade, he has programmed over 5,000,000 square feet of healthcare spaces, coordinated project execution of some of the flagship hospitals in Mumbai and outside, and has been instrumental in actualizing the establishment of Design Build services, the first such initiative in the domain of healthcare consulting in India.
He has been a visiting faculty for the subject of Hospital Planning at various institutions, and has presented many papers at seminars across India. He continues to be the reference of choice for design & engineering pertaining to operating rooms, isolation rooms, sterilization facilities etc.

Mrs. Shikha Pal – Global School of Business, Belapur
M.A. in English Honours & B.Ed. from Kalyani University

A visiting faculty for MBA at the Global School of Business, Belapur for SST (Soft Skills) and Managerial Communications, she has previously worked as a visiting faculty at the Mumbai School of Business, WIILM, Belapur for the MBA Sem. 1 & 2. She has also worked as a visiting Business Communications & Soft Skills Trainer for the MMS course in Ghalot Institute of Management, Koparkhairane. She has also served as a Soft Skill Trainer for the MBA courses in ICFAI, Thane for a year. She was a Basketball & Throwball (National level) player in School, with a keen interest in Music and Dramatics. She has over 20 years of tutoring experience and is currently a visiting Management faculty for both Clinical Research and Healthcare programmes at ICRI.

Ms. Tasneem S. Barodawala – Manager – Administration, Saifee Hospital, Mumbai
BSc, D.M.L.T., P.G.D.H.A., QM & AHO

She has been working alongside Asst. Director Operations at Saifee Hospital in Operational management and liaising with Honorary Consultant Doctors. She is also the Officer In-charge of the following sections viz. Front Office, Help Desk, Polyclinics, OPD, Patient Grievances and Patient Related Charity through Social Service Department; Service Co-ordination for Indoor –Patients (Wards & Criti-care Units) etc. She has previously worked with Wockhardt Ltd. as Asst. Office Administrator where she successfully handled a sales team coordinating with a Product Manager; prepared and finalized the yearly budget of administration department; coordinated sales and promotion of Doctors.Com software among others. She is supervising practical training as external faculty for students from various institutes all over the country like TISS (Mumbai), Devi Ahilya University (Indore), Symbiosis Institute (Pune), Garware Institute, Mumbai University (KC College, Mumbai), and DY Patil College of Management (Belapur). She is a visiting faculty at ICRI Mumbai who teaches Material Management to ICRI Health students. She is also actively involved in all the events and workshops organized by ICRI students.

Mumbai Campus
C-9, Central Road No. 22,
MIDC Industrial Area ,
Marol, Andheri (East),
Mumbai 400093
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