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DEPARTMENT OF PHARMACOLOGY
GOVERNMENT THOOTHUKUDI MEDICAL COLLEGE
Name of the faculty/qualification/IMR number Current designation &date of promotion Nature of employment
Regular/permanent or contract/outsourced
Details of service in the last 5years Number of lectures taken /year
Topics covered
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Dr. B. Meenakshi M.B.B.S.M.D
(Pharmacology)
TMC: 47426
Professor
09.03.2019
Regular 2017-18
Associate professor,
Tirunelveli Medical College, Tirunelveli.
2018-19 Associate professor,
Tirunelveli Medical College, Tirunelveli.
2019-20
Professor,
GTKMC,
Thoothukudi
2020-21 Professor,
GTKMC,
Thoothukudi
2021-22
Professor,
GTKMC,
Thoothukudi
55 lectures
 Define and describe principles of pharmacology-lecture
Describe general principles of MOA
Excretion-lecture
Kinetic charts
Essential drug list, FDC, OTC drugs, Rationale prescription
Communication –ATCOM
Introduction to adrenergic system
Introduction to cholinergic system
Bio ethics-ATCOM
Immunomodulators
Introduction to Chemotherapy
Introduction to drugs acting on haemostasis and Antiarrhythmic
Antiplatelet drugs
Introduction to prescription writing and
Prescription for hypertension, angina, MI,Failure
Introduction to CNS
Antidepressants
Approach to a patient with common Psychiatric Problems-Guest lecture by a Psychiatrist
Prescription writing ( CNS)
Clinical Problems, OSPE – Practical
Spotters(CVS)
Drugs for Cough
IBD
Inflammatory bowel
diseases- symposium by students
SDL – Irritable bowel syndrome
Spotters, Prescription writing, clinical problems-GIT,RS
Preclinical trials & clinical trials-Pandemic module
Perform a critical evaluation of the drug promotional literature (SGD)
Introduction to Hormones and anterior pituitary hormones
Diabetes-clinical problems
Drugs acting on calcium metabolism
Hormones – Practical
Drugs used inDermology
Calculation of drugs with special situation
Case scenario discussion-sgd
Pharmacoeconomic problems
Prescription writing, auditing and
Clinical problems-hormones
Prescription writing, auditing and
Clinical problems-antimicrobials
Dr.T.Padmavathi M.B.B.S.M.D
(Pharmacology)
TMC: 57276
Associate professor
11.10.2017
Regular 2017-18
Associate professor,
GTKMC,
Thoothukudi
2018-19 Associate professor,
GTKMC,
Thoothukudi
2019-20
Associate professor,
GTKMC,
Thoothukudi
2020-21 Associate professor,
GTKMC,
Thoothukudi
2021-22
Associate professor,
GTKMC,
Thoothukudi
60 lectures
Describe routes of drug administration
 Lecture"
Describe basis of evidence-based medicine/TDM-Lecture
Drug interactions-lecture
Kinetic charts
Essential drug list, FDC, OTC drugs, Rationale prescription
Communication –ATCOM
Introduction to adrenergic system
Introduction to cholinergic system
Sulphonamides
Anticancer drugs
DIURETICS and antidiuretics
Drugs for angina and MI
CNS stimulants, cognition enhancers and drugs for Alzheimer’s
GUEST LECTURE-Patient with chest pain
Anti-Psychotics
Approach to a patient with common Psychiatric Problems-Guest lecture by a Psychiatrist
Antipsychotics & Mood statistics
Prescription writing ( CNS)
Clinical Problems, OSPE – Practical
Spotters(CVS)
Antiretroviral drugs
SDL – Irritable bowel syndrome
Spotters, Prescription writing, clinical problems-GIT,RS
Exploration of off label uses-Pandemic module
Perform a critical evaluation of the drug promotional literature (SGD)
Diabetes- Introduction and insulins
Diabetes-clinical problems
Hormones – Practical
Calculation of drugs with special situation
Management of common poison with insecticides common stinges and bites
Paediatric Pharmacology
Case scenario discussion-sgd
Pharmacoeconomic problems
Prescription writing, auditing and
Clinical problems-hormones
Prescription writing, auditing and
Clinical problems-antimicrobials
Dr.E. Vijai Sundar M.B.B.S.M.D
(Pharmacology)
TMC: 87818
Assistant professor
17.06.2013
 
Regular
 
2017-18
Assistant professor,
KGMCH,
Kanyakumari
2018-19 Assistant professor,
KGMCH,
Kanyakumari
2019-20
Assistant professor,
GTKMC,
Thoothukudi
2020-21 Assistant professor,
GTKMC,
Thoothukudi
2021-22
Assistant professor,
GTKMC,
Thoothukudi
67 lectures Absorption, distribution     
Dose calculation-SGD
Essential drug list, FDC, OTC drugs, Rationale prescription
Communication –ATCOM
Adrenergic agonists
Cholinergic antagonists
Skeletal muscle relaxants
NSAIDs
Rheumatoid arthritis
Flouroquinolones
Anti TB drugs
Seminar on TB
Introduction to CVS
Calcium channel blockers
Hypolipidemic drugs
Antiepileptics
Antianxiety drugs
General Anaesthesia
Approach to a patient with common Psychiatric Problems-Guest lecture by a Psychiatrist
Prescription writing ( CNS)
Antidiarrhoeal drugs – Integrated
Clinical Problems, OSPE – Practical
Spotters(CVS)
Bronchial Asthma
Antiemetics
Antiviral drugs
SDL – Irritable bowel syndrome
Spotters, Prescription writing, clinical problems-GIT,RS
Good clinical practice-Pandemic module
Dietary supplements and neutraceuticals-seminar by students
Perform a critical evaluation of the drug promotional literature (SGD)
Diabetes- oral and other antidiabetic drugs
Diabetes-clinical problems
Corticosteroids
selective estrogen
receptor modulators
Uterine stimulants and relaxants
Hormones – Practical
Calculation of drugs with special situation
Occupational and environmental pollutants
Case scenario discussion-sgd
Pharmacoeconomic problems
Diabetes-clinical problems
Antifungal drugs
Caution in prescribing addiction forming drugs-legal and ethical aspects of prescribing drugs
Prescription writing, auditing and
Clinical problems-hormones
Prescription writing, auditing and
Clinical problems-antimicrobials
Dr.I.Israel Raja Johnley., M.B.B.S.M.D.,
(Pharmacology)
TMC: 88945
Assistant professor
31/10/2016
 
Regular
 
2017-18
Assistant professor,
GTKMC,
Thoothukudi
2018-19 Assistant professor,
GTKMC,
Thoothukudi
2019-20
Assistant professor,
GTKMC,
Thoothukudi
2020-21 Assistant professor,
GTKMC,
Thoothukudi
2021-22
Assistant professor,
GTKMC,
Thoothukudi
67 lectures
 Metabolism lecture
 PRINCIPLES OF PV and Pharmacovigilance -workshop-SGD"
 dose calculation-SGD
Essential drug list, FDC, OTC drugs, Rationale prescription
Communication -ATCOM
Adrenergic antagonists
Prostaglandins
Local anaesthetics
Antihistamines
Penicillins
Cephalosporines and other cell wall
synthesis inhibitors
Macrolides
RAAS and drugs acting on RAAS
Heart failure
Shock and its management
Iron supplements- moderated by faculty
Clinical problems and clinical Pharmacology-CVS and blood
Sedatives and hypnotics
Approach to a patient with common Psychiatric Problems-Guest lecture by a Psychiatrist
Prescription writing ( CNS)
Clinical Problems, OSPE – Practicals
Drug addiction & abuse
Spotters(CVS)
Constipation
Peptic Ulcer
Antiviral drugs
SDL – Irritable bowel syndrome
Anthelminthic drugs
Spotters, Prescription writing, clinical problems-GIT,RS
Perform a critical evaluation of the drug promotional literature (SGD)
Interaction with the Pharmaceutical rep – role play
Diabetes-clinical problems
Thyroid and antithyroid
Female sex hormones, ovulation
inducing drugs
Male sex hormones and drugs for
erectile dysfunction
Antiamoebic drugs
Drugs for infertility
Hormones – Practical
Calculation of drugs with special situation
Heavy metal poisoning and chelating agents
National health programs-Filaria,malaria and Kala azar
Case scenario discussion-sgd
Pharmacoeconomic problems
National health programs TB,Leprosy,HIV
Prescription writing, auditing and
Clinical problems-hormones
Prescription writing, auditing and
Clinical problems-antimicrobials
Dr S Meenambal
M.B.B.S.M.D
(Pharmacology)
TMC: 87419
Tutor
24.08.2018
Regular
 
2018-19
Tutor,
GTKMC,
Thoothukudi
2019-20
Tutor,
GTKMC,
Thoothukudi
2020-21
Tutor,
GTKMC,
Thoothukudi
2021-22
Tutor,
GTKMC,
Thoothukudi
- 67 lectures
Enumerate and identify drug formulation-SGD
Dosage forms"
Adverse drug reactions
Preclinical and clinical trials
Dose calculation-SGD
Essential drug list, FDC, OTC drugs, Rationale prescription
Communication -ATCOM
Cholinergic agonists
Drugs acting on 5HT
Aminoglycosides and broad-spectrum
Miscellaneous antibiotics
Antihypertensives
Anticoagulants
Fibrinolytics and antifibrinolytics
Vitamins and colony stimulating factors
Seminar by students -moderated by faculty
Anti-Parkinson’s drugs
Approach to a patient with common Psychiatric Problems-Guest lecture by a Psychiatrist
Alcohol
Drug regulation acts and legal aspects -Overview of drug development regulations-Pandemic module
Prescription writing ( CNS)
Opioids
Clinical Problems, OSPE – Practical
Management of transplant rejection
Spotters(CVS)
SDL – Irritable bowel syndrome
Spotters, Prescription writing, clinical problems-GIT,RS
Essential drug list preparation-CVS,CNS,RS,GIT
Perform a critical evaluation of the drug promotional literature (SGD)
Diabetes-clinical problems
Antimalarial drugs
Geriatric pharmacology
Hormones – Practical
Calculation of drugs with special situation
Drugs used in ophthalmology
Prepare a list of essential drugs for a health care facility and counterfeit medicines
Case scenario discussion-sgd
Pharmacoeconomic problems
Prescription writing, auditing and
Clinical problems-hormones
Prescription writing, auditing and
Clinical problems-antimicrobials
Dr S Rani
M B B S
 
Tutor
23.04.2021
Regular 2021-2022
Tutor, Dept of Pharmacology, GTKMC,
Thoothukudi
        Dose calculation-SGD
Prescription writing ( CNS)
Clinical Problems, OSPE – Practical
Spotters(CVS)
SDL – Irritable bowel syndrome
Spotters, Prescription writing, clinical problems-GIT,RS
Perform a critical evaluation of the drug promotional literature (SGD)
Diabetes-clinical problems
Hormones – Practical
Calculation of drugs with special situation
Case scenario discussion-sgd
Pharmacoeconomic problems
Prescription writing, auditing and
Clinical problems-hormones
Prescription writing, auditing and
Clinical problems-antimicrobials
Dr M Logeswari
M B B S
 
Tutor
23.04.2021
Regular 2021-2022
Tutor, Dept of Pharmacology, GTKMC,
Thoothukudi
        Dose calculation-SGD
Prescription writing ( CNS)
Clinical Problems, OSPE – Practical
Spotters(CVS)
SDL – Irritable bowel syndrome
Spotters, Prescription writing, clinical problems-GIT,RS
Perform a critical evaluation of the drug promotional literature (SGD)
Diabetes-clinical problems
Hormones – Practical
Calculation of drugs with special situation
Case scenario discussion-sgd
Pharmacoeconomic problems
Prescription writing, auditing and
Clinical problems-hormones
Prescription writing, auditing and
Clinical problems-antimicrobials
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
MEDICAL EDUCATION TRAINING/RESEARCH METHODOLOGY AND DATES
S.No Name of faculty Medical education training Date Research methodology Date
1. Dr.Meenakshi Revised Basic course workshop on MET
 
CISP I
25th to 27th October 2016
 
27 to 29 May 2019
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2 Dr.T.Padmavathi Basic course workshop on MET           
RBCW on MET           
 
Advance Course in MET/ CMC Vellore
 
FAIMER/ PSG Coimbatore
 
CISP I
 
CISP II
08.01.14- 10.1.14
7.11.16-10.11.16
 
May 2015- May 2016
 
 
April 2017 to June 2019
 
8.04.19-10-04-2019
 
25.09.19-26.09.19
Basic course in biomedical  research –NPTEL March –June 2020
3 Dr.E. Vijai Sundar Basic course workshop on MET           
 
 
RBCWon MET & ATCOM
 
 
CISP I
 
03.07. 2013 to 05. 07.2013
 
07.11.2017 to 10.11.2017
 
06.06.2019 to 08.06.2019
Basic course in biomedical  research –NPTEL March –June 2020
4 Dr.I.Israel Raja Johnley., Revised Basic course workshop
 
CISP II
29.03.2021 to 31.03.2021
 
28.10.20-29.10.20
Basic course in biomedical  research –NPTEL October 23, 2021
5 Dr S Meenambal
 
Revised Basic course workshop
 
CISP II
26.8.2021-28.8.2021
 
28.10.2020-29.10.2020
Basic course in biomedical  research –NPTEL March –June 2020
 

Publications

 
ANNEXURE-1
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1 Dr. B. Meenakshi 1. Meenakshi b, shantaraman k, mohan as. Clinical profile and outcomes of snake bite poisoning in a tertiary care centre in south tamilnadu. International journal of basic and clinical pharmacology. 2017;6(2):418-21.
2. Dr s. Umadevi, dr b. Meenakshi. A single preoperative dose of gabapentin reduces post Operative tonsillectomy pain and subsequent analgesics Requirement in children. Indian journal of applied research - volume - 7 | issue - 8 | august – 2017
3. Vishnupriya r, ezhilramya j, meenakshi b. Metformin in the prevention of metabolic syndrome associated with initiation of atypical antipsychotic therapy in adolescents and young adults-a randomized, open labelled, single centered study. Int. J. Pharm. Pharm. Sci. 2016;8:200-6.
4. Meenakshi b.1, nirmala devi p.2*. Profile of cutaneous adverse drug reactions of carbamazepine - international journal of basic & clinical pharmacology | december 2017 | vol 6 | issue 12 page 2876
5. Y. Nisha maheswari1, b. Meenakshi1. Antiproteinuric effects of cilnidipine and amlodipine as add on therapy in hypertensive patients with chronic renal disease: a comparative study - international journal of basic & clinical pharmacology | october 2017 | vol 6 | issue 10 page 2482
6. Rajagopal re, balasubramanian m, kalyanaraman s. Raw turmeric and pure curcumin: a comparison of embryonic cytotoxicity in zebrafish. Ijbcp international journal of basic & clinical pharmacology. 2017 aug;6:2020-6.
7. Vinoth k, meenakshi b, ezhil ramya j. Knowledge, attitude, and practice of pharmacovigilance among health care professionals in a tertiary care hospital: a cross sectional study. Int j basic clin pharmacol. 2016;5:2190-3.
8. Meenakshi b, ezhil ramya j, ananthy shri tr. An analysis of prescription pattern and adverse drug reaction profile in children treated with antiepileptic drugs in a tertiary care teaching hospital. Int j basic clin pharmacol. 2016 mar;5(2):389-93.
9. Radha m, rani ag, meenakshi b, raj i. Estimation of liver enzymes in patients taking antiepileptic drugs in a tertiary care center: a cross-sectional study. National journal of physiology, pharmacy and pharmacology. 2019;9(10):950-4.
 
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2 Dr.T.Padmavathi
  1. Padmavathi T, EzhilRamya J, Meeanakshi B. A randomized, prospective study to compare the efficacy and tolerability of S-Amlodipine 2.5 mg versus racemic amlodipine 5 mg in mild to moderate hypertension. RRJPTS. 2014;2(2):26-33.
  2. Subitha, Dr. B. and T. Padmavathi. “Prevalence and Detection of Amp C β- Lactamase Resistance in Gram Negative Uropathogens.” International journal of emerging trends in science and technology 2 (2015): n. pag.
  3. RajavelmuruganP,PadmavathiT.Mortality pattern in hair dye poisoning in tertiary care hospital.Asian Journal pf Science and Technology.2015(2)1644-46
  4. Murugan PR, Padmavathi T. A study of prevalence of Hyperuricemia in hypertension. International Journal of Recent Scientific Research. 2015;6(7):5257-9.
  5. RajavelMurugan P, Padmavathi T. Effectiveness of Educational Intervention to Enhance Communication Skills among Interns Panacea Journal of Medical Sciences. 2016;6(1):20-5
  6. Thenrajan P, Murugan PR. Impact of patient-based teaching in improving prescription writing skills of II MBBS students. International Journal of Applied and Basic Medical Research. 2016 Jul;6(3):174.
  7. RajavelMuruganP ,Padmavathi T. Needs Analysis for a Communication Skill Module Survey Or Focus Group? National Journal of Basic Medical Sciences | Volume 9 | Issue 1 | 2018
  8. Padmavathi T, RajavelMurugan P. Individual case safety reports by nursing staff: a retrospective pharmacovigilance analysis. International Journal of Basic & Clinical Pharmacology. 2018 Oct;7(10):1895.
  9. Padmavathi T, Johnley II, Jeyabaskaran P. Efficacy of topical soy Isoflavonoid extract in prevention and reversal of photo-ageing in guinea pig model.
  10. Murugan R, Padmavathi T, Hansi B H, Analysis of Self-medication practices and patterns among the healthcare professionals in a tertiary care hospital. Panacea J Med Sci 2021;11(2):187-193
 
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3. Dr.E. Vijai Sundar 1. Vijai Sundar E and Vinitha M. Drug Utilization Study in Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at a tertiary care centre, South Tamilnadu. International Journal of Biomedical Research 2019; 10(10): e5286
2. Pradeep Kumar V, Vijai Sundar E. Preclinical evaluation of hypolipidemic effect of hesperidin in high cholesterol diet model in wistar albino rats. MedPulse International Journal of Pharmacology. April 2019; 10(1): 05-08
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4 Dr.I.Israel Raja Johnley.,
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Johnley II, Somasundaram G, Salwe KJ, Manimekalai K. Anti ulcerogenic and anti-oxidant activity of Alpinia Galanga rhizomes aqueous extract in indomethacin induced gastric mucosal damage in Wistar albino rats. Biomedical and Pharmacology Journal. 2020 Mar 28;13(1):55-60.
 
Padmavathi T, Johnley II, Jeyabaskaran P. Efficacy of topical soy Isoflavonoid extract in prevention and reversal of photo-ageing in guinea pig model.
 
Melmaruvathur KD, Jaikumar S. Effect of Pistia stratiotes Leaf Extract on Hepatic Functions against Paracetamol Induced Liver Damage in Rats
 
Effect of Pistia stratiotes Leaf Extract on Hepatic Functions against Paracetamol
Induced Liver Damage in Rats
 
Pharmacological and toxicological aspects of persicaria hydropiper (l.) Delarbre of bangladeshi medicinal plant used by folk medicine practitioners
 
Effect of ethanolic leaf extract of pistia stratiotes on ethylene glycol induced urolithiasis in laboratory animals
 
In vitro antioxidant activity of various extracts of whole plant of peristrophe paniculata forssk
 
Dr S Meenambal, Dr Israel Raja Johnley. Evaluation of Anti Inflammatory Activity of Benazepril in Albino Rats.
 
Dr Israel Raja Johnley, Dr S Meenambal. A prospective observational study of antibiotics induced adverse reactions in critical care unit in a tertiary care center.
 
 
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Dr Israel Raja Johnley, Dr S Meenambal. A prospective observational study of antibiotics induced adverse reactions in critical care unit in a tertiary care center.
 
Dr S Meenambal, Dr Israel Raja Johnley. Evaluation of Anti Inflammatory Activity of Benazepril in Albino Rats.
 
Dr S Guna Sundari, Dr S Meenambal. Embedded binary PSO integrating classical methods for multilevel improved feature selection in liver and kidney disease diagnosis.
 
Dr S Guna Sundari , Dr S Meenambal. Multiswarm heterogenous binary PSO using win-win approach for improved feature selection in liver and kidney disease diagnosis.
 
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