Government of Goa
Accredited by National Board of Accreditation (NBA) for UG  Program upto 30-06-2026
18th June Road ,Panaji Goa, 403 001 India

Dr. Anant Venkatesh Bhandarkar

Assistant Professor
Department of Pharmacognosy
Date of Joining:
Subjects Taught:
Pharmacognosy, Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry, Herbal cosmetics, Phytochemistry
Research Area:
 Phytochemistry, Novel drug delivery of phytopharmaceuticals
Research Students:
Ph.D.: Nil
M.Pharm.: Complited:08; Ongoing: 03
Research / Review Publications:
National: 17
International: 06
National: 01(Applied)
International: Nil

Academic Information

Sr. No.DegreeYearTitle of Thesis/ Dissertation
1B. Pharm2002---
2M.Pharm (Pharmacognosy)2006“Bioactivity guided isolation of actives from Albizia lebbeck bark for anti allergic activity”
3Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) (Pharmacognosy)2016“Comparative pharmacological and phytochemical evaluation of Valerian species”

Research / Review Publications

Sr. NoYearNational / InternationalDescription
12021InternationalLiesl Maria Fernades e Mendonca, Arun B. Joshi, Anant V. Bhandarkar, Himanshu Joshi, 2021, Evaluation of antioxidant property and anticancer prospective of the leaf extract and biofractions of Bauhinia foveolata Dalzell – A native of the Indian Western Ghats. International Journal of Research in Pharmaceutical Sciences 12(3):1886-1894.
22021InternationalSparsha Bandekar, Arun B. Joshi, Anant V. Bhandarkar, Shailendra Gurav, Mythili Krishna Jeedigunta 2021, Isolation, Characterization and Cytotoxic Potential of Desmodium oojeinensis (Roxb) H. Ohashi: A Threatened Medicinal Plant. Journal of Applied Pharmaceutical Science, 11(02):102-105.
32020InternationalRajashree Gude, Arun B Joshi, Anant V. Bhandarkar Divyata Mayankar, 2020, Isolation and cytotoxic potential of silver nanosuspension of roots of Aphanamixis polystachya. International Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research;11(11):5766-5774.
42020InternationalArun Joshi, Anant Bhandarkar, Prasanna V. Habbu, Narayan Miskin, Venkatrao H. Kulkarni, Pradeep Bhat, Satish Kulkarni, Sheshagiri R. Dixit, Jaishree Vaijanathappa. 2020, Isolation, characterization, and cytotoxic studies of secondary metabolites from the leaves of Bauhinia foveolata Dalzell: An endemic tree from the Western Ghats, India. Journal of Applied Pharmaceutical Science 2020;10(03):135-148.
52020InternationalRodrigues K, Gurav S, Joshi A, Krishna M, Bhandarkar A. 2020 Porous Polymeric Carrier System for Modified Drug Release of Boswellic Acid. Chem Sci J,11(2);1-12.

Membership In Professional Societies

Sr. No.Membership NoDescription
1KA/LM-851Association of Pharmaceutical Teachers in India (APTI)

Training / Conferences / Short Term Courses Attended 

Sr. No.MonthYearDescription
1December.20216th Annual International Conference on IPR. Global Trends in IPR: Patenting and Beyond !! at Goa college of Pharmacy
226 - 28th February2021Participated in 19th International symposium of Control release society Indian chapter in Mumbai.
37th & 8th December2020Attended 5th Annual International conference on Intellectual property rights-: Prosecution to Litigation Part-III: Protecting and defending IPR at Goa college of Pharmacy
423rd November to 8th December2020AICTE sponsored QIP “Current trends in formulation development and quality assurance” organized by KLE College of Pharmacy Belagavi
518th August to 1st September2020AICTE sponsored QIP “Drug Discovery- Natural and synthetic" organized by KLE College of Pharmacy Belagavi.


Sr. NoYearPatent NumberDescription
12019201921014684 AAn effervescent herbomineral composition for prevention and therapeutic management of acidityand method of preparation of the same.

Invited talks

Sr. No.MonthYearDescription
116th to 18th October2018“Alternative Medicine And Traditional Medicine ” in International conference
222nd November2016UGC sponsored Faculty Development Programme (FDP) at P C Jabin College of Science, Vidyanagar Hubli
39th to 20th July2014Recent methods of Isolation of phytoconstituents” in Quality Improvement Programme (QIP) at Manipal college of Pharmaceutical sciences. Manipal..

Industry Projects / Collaborations

Sr. No.MonthYearDescription
1January2021ICMR NITM Belagavi
2January2021ICMR NITM Belagavi


Contact Info

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