The Department of Chemistry in Collaboration with Departments of Microbiology and Bio-Technology has organized a DBT Sponsored Guest Lecture on “Importance of Chemistry in Medicine” by Dr A. Prasanna Kumar Reddy, Dept. of Medicine, University of California San Francisco (UCSF) on 30th June 2016. 180 Students including PG were attended the programme.
The Resource Person of the Programme, in his Lecture explained how Chemistry allows Researchers to create drugs that interact efficiently with the body to combat illness. He highlighted the importance of Chemistry in Pharmaceutical Industries by giving various examples. He motivated students to go for higher studies in reputed Institutions such as IIT & NIT etc.
All the College Management Officials, DBT Coordinator Dr. B. Siva K umarari, Dr. G.V. Ramana, HoD of Chemistry and all the Faculty Members of participating Departments were attended the programme.