Bhoomika Patel M. Pharm. (Pharmacology), Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, NIRMA University, Ahmedabad
Field of Expertise
NIRMA University, Ahmedabad
Dr. Bhoomika M. Patel is working at Assistant Professor in Department of Pharmacology. She has a distinction of being the first rank holder (Gold medalist) for 06 consecutive years of B. Pharm. and M. Pharm. at Gujarat University. She got highest marks in Final Year B. Pharm. among all universities of India for which she was awarded Prof. M. L. Khorana Medal of Indian Pharmaceutical Association (IPA). In addition, she was the national winner in the elocution competition, Achari Prize and N. S. Dhalla awardee for best research paper by young pharmacologist at national conference.In all she is a recipient of more than 34 awards. She has attended and presented papers at various national and international level conferences including the one at Japan, Gothenberg,
Sweden and Singapore for which she has received travel grants from the AICTE, DST, CSIR, Nirma University. She have received grants for 11 research projects as investigator/co-investigator worth more than Rs. 6.5 crores. She has published 72 full length papers in national and international journals with total impact factor more than 1, ‘h’ index 23 and total citations above 2400. Additionally, she has authored 06 books and 10 book chapters. She is on editorial board of many journals including the prestigious journal of Nature, “Scientific Reports. Her areas of interest are metabolic abnormalities in cancer, cachexia and cardiovascular diseases.