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

Vedita Samit Hegde Desai

Assistant Professor
Date of Joining:
Subjects Taught:
Pharmacology/Anatomy Physiology and Pathophysiology/Cellular and Molecular Pharmacology/Clinical research and Pharmacovigilance/Advanced Pharmacology
Research Area:
Neuropharmacology and community based studies
Research Students:
Ph.D.: Nil
M.Pharm.: 17
Research / Review Publications:
National: 03
International: 01
National: Nil
International: Nil

Academic Information

Sr. No.DegreeYearTitle of Thesis/ Dissertation
2M.Pharm (Pharmacology)2005Pharmacological and clinical investigation of Ayurvedic formulation ‘Nishaamalaki’

Research / Review Publications

Sr. NoYearNational / InternationalDescription
12020NationalTitle: Study of Pharmacological Effect of Ethanolic Extract of TRIKATU(EET) on Learning and Memory on Wistar Rats
Authors:Vedant Naik, Aniket Naik, Harshad Vernekar, Vedita Hegde Desai
Journal: Journal of Ayurveda and Holistic medicine
Volume-VIII, Issue-IV
July-Aug 2020
22013InternationalTitle: Comparative study of central nervous system effect of Santalum album Linn. paste fragrance v/s aqueous extract
Authors: M.P Joshi, Sneha satarkar, Vedita Hegde Desai
Journal: American Journal of Phytomedicine and Clinical Therapeutics
Volume 1 Issue 8
32014NationalTitle: Anti-microbial activity of ethanolic extract of stem bark of Ougeiniaoojeinesis (ROXB) HOCHR
Authors: Mohan Mandrekar, Vedita Hegde Desai, M.P Joshi, Yogita Sardessai, Arun Joshi.
Journal: World Journal of Pharmaceutical Research
Volume-3 Issue 5

Training / Conferences / Short Term Courses Attended 

Sr. No.MonthYearDescription
16th Dec-10th Dec2021Drug Discovery in CNS Online mode
Manipal College of Pharmacy
21st and 2nd Dec20216th Annual International Conference on IP Global Trends in IPR: Patenting & Beyond!!
Goa College of Pharmacy, Panaji-Goa
Presented a Poster and also co-authored 2 posters presented by my students
313 th Nov2021AICTE sponsored e-conference
Recent Developments in Pharmacology Online mode
BLDEA’S SSM College of Pharmacy and Research Centre, Vijayapur, Karnataka
43rd and 4th Sept2021International E-Conference on Applied Biosciences for sustainable Development Online mode
St.Pious X Degree and PG college For Women,Hyderabad,Telangana
Co-authored a poster presented by my student Ms Prerna Kapadi
55th-9th July2021FDP- Best Practices in Innovation,Entrepreneurship and IPR in Pharmaceutical sector: Prospective Trends (online mode)
Amity University,Uttar Pradesh

Invited talks

Sr. No.MonthYearDescription
128th Feb2021CPE, Sanjeevani at Goa Medical College, Bambolim
Topic :Good Pharmacy Practices


Contact Info

Goa College of pharmacy,18th June Road ,Panaji Goa, 403 001 India
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