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Dr. S.M. Shaheedha

Designation : Associate Professor
Nature of Employment : Regular
Qualification : M.Pharm,Ph.D,MBA
Phone : 044 22751347, Ext. 421(Office)
Email ID : shaheedha@crescent.education


Educational Qualification

Programme Discipline Year of Passing University
Ph.D. Pharmacy 2016 Pacific University
M. Pharm. Pharmacognosy 2004 The Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University
B. Pharm. Pharmacy 2001 The Tamil Nadu Dr.MGR Medical University
MBA Human Resource 2007 University of Madras

Work Experience

Designation Institution Duration No. of Years
Associate Professor B.S. Abdur Rahman Institute June, 2017 to till date Till date
Professor Sri Venkateswara College of Pharmacy Nov, 2011 To June, 2017 6 Years
Associate Professor GIET School of Pharmacy April, 2008 To March, 2010 2Years
Assistant professor Sultan- Ul- Uloom College of Pharmacy Dec 2004 To Nov 2007 3Years
Lecturer Annamacharya College of Pharmacy Jan 2004 To Dec 2004 1 Year

Lecture Courses

  • Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry
  • Pharmacology
  • Hospital and Clinical Pharmacy
  • Forensic pharmacy
  • Pharmaceutical Microbiology
  • Pharmaceutical Biotechnology
  • Pharmaceutical Administration
  • Remedial Biology


Areas Of Research Interest

  • Extraction: Maceration, Soxhlet extraction, Decoction, Infusion, Distillation etc…
  • Isolation of Volatile oils
  • Chromatography: Paper, Thin Layer, HPTLC, HPLC and Column Chromatography
  • Standardization of Herbal Products
  • Phytochemical Analysis: Qualitative and Quantitative
  • Purification techniques
  • Antimicrobial Assay
  • Pharmacological Activities: Antirheumatoid, Antioxidative, Antiinflammatory, Analgesic, Anthelmintic, antidiarrhoeal, antipyretic, wound healing, anti ulcer, antidiabetic, Diuretic etc…


  • S.M.Shaheedha and K.Bhaskar Reddy. Pharmacognostic Investigation of the Whole Plant of Premna Tomentosa Willd. (Family – Verbenaceae). International Journal of Pharmacy Review & Research. e-ISSN: 2248 – 9207, Vol 7, Issue 1, 2017 24-37.
  • S.M. Shaheedha and K. Bhaskar Reddy. Pharmacognostic Investigation of the Whole Plant of Premna latifolia roxb (family – Verbenaceae). International Journal of Phytotherapy. e – ISSN – 2249-7722, vol 7(1) 2017, 11-24
  • S.M. Shaheedha and K. Bhaskar Reddy. Evaluation of Anti-Rheumatic potentials of Premna latifolia Roxb. On Chronic Immunological Complete Freund’s adjuvant-Induced Arthritis in Rats. Indian Journal of Pharmaceutical Science & Research. e-ISSN: 2248-9126, Vol7,Issue 1,2017 ,1-7
  • Shaheedha S.M and Bhaskar Reddy K. Comparative studies on Analgesic potentials of Premna tomentosa Willd and Premna latifolia Roxb using different models. International Journal of Phytopharmacology 5 (6),2014, 478-482
  • Shaheedha S.M. and Bhaskar Reddy K. Investigation of Acute and Chronic Anti-inflammatory properties of extracts of Premna tomentosa Willd and Premna latifolia Roxb in rats. International Journal of Biological and Pharmaceutical Research. 2014; 5(12) : 964 -969
  • Shaheedha S.M. and Bhaskar Reddy K. Comparative studies on Antioxidant potential of Premna tomentosa Willd and Premna latifolia Roxb. Against Erythrocytes Toxicity in Rats. International Journal of Advanced biomedical & Pharmaceutical Research 2(1),2013, 48-53
  • G. Thirumurugan, S.M. Shaheedha, M.D. Dhanaraju. In-vitro evaluation of anti-bacterial activity of silver nanoparticles synthesized by using Phytophthora infestans. International Journal of Chem Tech Research. CODEN (USA) IJCRGG, ISSN: 0974-4296. Vol 1, No 3, pp 714-716, July – Sept 2009.
  • S.M. Shaheedha, R. Uma, S. Ramachandran, M.D. Dhanaraju. Antipyretic and antidiarrhoeal activities of Aegle marmelos leaves. Research and Review in Bio Sciences. December 2008, volume 2, (2-6)

International Conferences / Seminars / Workshops

National Conferences / Seminars / Workshops

  • One day national seminar on “Pharmacovigilance and Drug Safety”, 2017, Sri Venkateswara College of pharmacy.
  • 68th IPC 2016, Vishakapatnam
  • National Seminar on “Challenges Towards Implementing CPCSEA Guidelines In Pharmacy Institutions.
  • October 1st, 2016.School of Pharmacy & Research, People’s University, Bhanpur, Bhopal.
  • 2nd Indo- Korean conference on “Herbals and Pharmaceuticals: Pivotal Issues and Concerns”, 2016. Gokula Krishna College of Pharmacy, Andhra Pradesh.
  • ICMR sponsored One day National seminar on Alternative to Animal Use In Research , Education And Toxicity Investigations, 2015. Sri Venkateswara College of Pharmacy.
  • Workshop on chromatographic techniques at VIT.
  • 60th IPC 2008, New Delhi.
  • 57th IPC, 2005, Hyderabad
  • ICIPGA 2003, Annamalai University.



  • DST sponsored project under WOS-A Scheme entitled “Comparative Phytochemical and Pharmacological study on Traditional Indian Herb” SR/WOS-A/LS-479/2011 (G) of Rs.21,60,000/ –
  • UGC Sponsored Minor project of Rs.60,000/- for “Evaluation of Reproductive Effect on Indian Traditional Herb using Female Rats”4-4/2015-16 MRP/UGCSERO/P.No.2070
  • SERB sponsored Seminar Grant of Rs.50,000/ – for Pharmacognosy And Reverse Pharmacognosy: A New Concept For Accelerating Natural Drug Discovery” SSY/2016/000060