Faculty Achievements

    1. Dr Vijita Pillai successfully completed the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI) online Certificate Course on IPR and Pharmaceutical R & D (CCIPR), session June – September 2019.
    2. Dr Mala Parab and Ms Priti Uchgaonkar attended the AICTE approved institutions FDP on student Induction programme organized by A. P. Shah Institute of Technology, Thane. 6 – 8th June 2019
    3. Dr Bhakti Mhatre participated in Hands-On workshop on “Concepts in Developmental Biology” held at MACS’ Agarkar Research Institute, Pune.  27th – 31st May 2019
    4. Dr Naveen P. participated in the Training Course on ‘Molecular Diagnostics & Disease Informatics in Health Care (2019) held at ICMR – NIRRH.  6th May to 31st May 2019
    1. Mr Sagar Nagare presented a paper entitled ‘Molecular modelling, docking and dynamic studies of flavanone and its derivatives with cell cycle arrest, apoptosis and anti-angiogenesis pathway proteins in cancer’ at National Symposium on “Recent Advances in Modern Biology & Biotechnology 2019″ organized by Dr D. Y. Patil Biotechnology and Bioinformatics Institute, Tathawade, Pune from 14th – 16th March 2019.
    2. Dr Naveen Padmadas was invited as a Resource Person for the Workshop on ‘Bioinformatics and Career Prospects in Biotechnology – Info-omics-2019′ organized by Department of Biotechnology, Vidyavardhini’s Annasaheb Vartak Collge of Arts, Kedarnath Malhotra College of Commerce and E. S. Andrades College of Science, Mumbai. He delivered a talk on ‘Current Trends in Biological Computing.’
    3. Dr Naveen Padmadas was invited as a Resource Person for the Virtual Lab Bootcamp 3.0 on ‘Six Days STTP Virtua; Lab Development and certification Programme at MIT, Aurangabad from 6th  to 11th February 2019.
    4. Dr Naveen Padmadas has been appointed as a Visiting Faculty for the Subject of Biochemistry (M.Sc. Part – 1) Sem – II at K. J. Somaya College of Science & Commerce, Vidyavihar, Mumbai.
    5. Dr Mala Parab was invited as Guest Speaker and deliver a talk on ‘Molecular Tracking of plant systems employing Barcodes’ for the T. Y. B. Sc. And PG students at V.G. Vaze College, Mumbai on 29th January 2019.
    6. Dr Namita Mukherjee was invited as a speaker for the UGC Sponsored National Conference on Recent Trends in Life Sciences for Sustainable Development (RTLSSD) – 2019 organized by Department of Zoology and IQAC, Sant Gadge Baba Amravati University, Amravati on 22 – 23 January 2019.
    7. Mr Pramodkumar Gupta attended One Day International Symposium on Streamlining Drug Design organized by Zastra Innovation Pvt. Ltd., Bangalore and held at Royal Orchid Central Grazia, Vashi Navi Mumbai on 24th January 2019.
    8. Dr Neelu Joshi presented a paper entitled ‘Therapeutic potential of the fruit peel of Annona Sps.’ at UGC sponsored  International Conference on Fostering Interdisciplinary Research in Medicines organized by Pt. Ravishankar Shukla University, Raipur from 19th to 21st January 2019.
    9. Dr Debjani Dasgupta participated and contributed as Chairperson for the oral sessions in the 7th MPAI Annual Conference held from 12 – 13th January 2019 at ACTREC, Navi Mumbai.
    10. Presentation of a paper entitled ‘IOT Solutions for Hospitals’ (Ms Aditi Patade, Ms Hetvi Gandhi and Ms Nidhi Sharma) at COMSNETS NetHealth workshop held at Bangaluru on 11th January 2019.
    11. Mr Pramodkumar Gupta was a resource person for Faculty Development Programme and Workshop on Elementry Concepts of Systems Biology and Molecular Modeling organized by AIB, Amity University, Mumbai on 10th and 11th January 2019.
    12. Dr Debjani Dasgupta has attended the International Symposium on Biotechnology and Chemistry Innovations for Societal Benefits (ISBCIS-2019) on the 9th January 2019 at University of Mumbai.
    13. Ms Divya Subramanian, Dr Naveen Padmadas, Ms Nidhi Sharma and Mr Mustansir Bhori participated in 5 Day National Boot Camp / STTP, organized by Gujrat University in coordination with IIT Bombay from 9th to 13th January 2019, held for Development of Virtual Labs and have been entitled as Virtual Labs Silver Developers.
    14. Mr Pramodkumar Gupta delivered a session and conducted a Two Day workshop on “Metabolomics and Protein Molecular Dynamics Simulation” on 19th November and 26th November 2018 at AIB, Amity University, Mumbai.
    15. Dr Sunita Singh was the evaluator for Research Paper Presentation held at Rayat Vidnyan Parishad 2018, organized by KBP College, Vashi on 29th December 2018.
    16. Dr Sachin Sonawane and Ms Sonal Patil Participated in 8th International Food Convention #IFCoN2018 organized by AFSTI during 12 – 15 December 2018 at CSRI-CFTRI, Mysore, India.
    17. Ms. Nidhi Sharma and Ms. Shreedevi Kulkarni participated in the One day industry interface program ‘Imaging for the Future – Ultrasonography at Siemens Healthcare Pvt, Ltd, Mumbai on 25th September, 2018.
    18. Dr Shanooba P M was invited to attend the Board of Studies (Food Technology) meeting at Karmaveer Bhaurao Patil College, Vashi on 29th August 2018.
    19. Dr Debjani Dasgupta participated in SSIEM 2018 Annual Symposium “Old Roads, New Connections” held on 4th – 7th September 2018 at Athens, Greece.

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    1. Dr Rozi Waghmare was the member of the assessment panel of the Export Inspection Council, Government of India. The inspection was carried out for fruit products at M/s Frigorifica Allana Private Limited, Gevari village, Aurangabad on 14th August 2018.
    2. Mr Pramod Kumar Gupta has been accepted as a member of the organizing committee for the International Conference and Expo on Proteomics and Molecular Medicine, to be held at Chicago on 7 – 8 December 2018.
    3. Mr Ashish Dabade attended FSSAI training in ‘Manufacturing-Trainer’ held on 7th August 2018 conducted by SGS India Pvt. Ltd. at Thane, Mumbai
    4. Dr Shine Devarajan participated in the NPTEL workshop conducted on August 2, 2018, by IIT Madras at NPTEL, IIT Bombay.
    5. Dr Manish Bhat reviewed a manuscript submitted to the Journal of Applied Life Sciences in July 2018 and received a certificate of ‘Excellence in Reviewing.’
    6. Mr Pramodkumar Gupta is the co-author for a poster entitled ‘SAR & QSAR Analysis of Camptothecin (CPT) as Topoisomerase 1 Inhibitors using Molecular Modelling Techniques’ presented at 2nd International Online Conference on Biological Sciences (IOCBS 2018) held on 22nd July 2018.
    7. Dr Pramodkumar Gupta attended the National Seminar on “Predatory Journals: A Growing Menace to Science” organized by ICMR-NIRRH, Mumbai held on 8th June 2018.
    8. Ms Sunita Jadhav, Librarian attended the One day National Conference on Emerging Trends and Technologies in Libraries: An Innovative Space on 28th March 2018 at Sonopant Dandekar Arts, V.S. Apte Commerce & M. H. Mehta Science College, Palghar. 
    9. Dr Manish Bhat, Assistant Professor & Training & Placement Officer was invited to a workshop on ‘Ranking Master Class’ conducted by CL Educate in collaboration with QS, Singapore on 17th May 2018 at Hotel Orchid, Mumbai.
    10. Mr Pramodkumar Gupta successfully completed the Nature Masterclasses online Course in Focus on Peer Review.
    11. Mr Pramodkumar Gupta received a Certificate of Reviewing in recognition of the review made for the journal “GENE”.
    12. Dr. Naveen P., Dr. Selvaakumar C., Ms. Nidhi Sharma and Ms. Shreedevi Kulkarni attended Microsoft Education Workshop on “A Digital Transformation in Education” at Microsoft India Office, Mumbai on 23rd November, 2017.

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    1. Dr. Debjani Dasgupta- Director, invited to attend the 2nd Edition of Principals Conclave on ‘Building Institutions of Excellence’ organized by CII western region at WeSchool Campus, Mumbai on 20th Nov, 2017.
    2. Dr. Shanooba PM. Participated in “Food Ingredients India Exhibition” at Bombay Exhibition Centre, Goregaon on 10th November, 2017 and attended the technical seminar on FSSAI – New Initiatives.
    3. Dr. Naveen P. and Ms. Sneha Dokhale presented a poster on “Combined Gene Expression Analysis in HIV – Associated Dementia, Alzheimer’s disease and Parkinson’s disease: An In silico approach” at the Indian Conference on Bioinformatics, INBIX’ 17 organized by Birla Institute of Scientific Research, Jaipur during 7th – 9th November 2017. Dr. Naveen P. also participated in the idea pitch – in session of the Conference.
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    4. Mr. PramodKumar Gupta’s team presented a paper entitled ‘Synthesis, biological evaluation, docking and QSAR studies of some novel thiazolidinediones as partial Ppar γ agonists’ at the International conference on medical, biological and pharmaceutical science (ICMBPS) held in Berlin, Germany on 3rd-4th Nov, 2017.
    5. Dr. Arpita Gupte attended and successfully completed UGC Sponsored Refresher Course in “Bio-Sciences” conducted at University of Mumbai from 23rd October to 11th November, 2017.
    6. Dr. Selvaakumar C. presented an e-poster titled “Gene-Specific-Candidate-Driven Study to decipher Genetic Predisposition to Rotavirus Infection” at the NextGen Genomics, Biology, Bioinformatics and Technologies Conference held at Odisha from 2nd – 4th October, 2017.
    7. Dr. Azza Silotry Naik delivered a talk on “Vitamin D deficiency and methods of bio fortification” at the “Power Talk” organized by Association of Food Scientists and Technologist, India (AFSTI) Mumbai on 29th July 2017.

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    1. Dr. Shanooba P.M. delivered a talk on “Nutraceutical Values of Vegetables of Gourd Family” at the “Power Talk” organized by Association of Food Scientists and Technologist, India (AFSTI) Mumbai on 29th July 2017.

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    1. Dr. Azza Silotry Naik acted as an external expert for the “Technologists Assessment / Interview” conducted by Expert Inspection Agency, Mumbai, Ministry of Commerce, Govt. of India on 06.07.2017.
    2. Mr. Naveen P. acted as resource person of AICTE and ISTE approved short term teachers training program on “Bioinformatics: Emerging research trends and applications” at K. J. Somaiya College of Engineering, Mumbai on 28th and 30th June 2017.

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  1. Dr Sunita Singh acted as resource person of AICTE and ISTE approved short term teachers training program on ‘ Bioinformatics: Emerging research trends and applications. She delivered a talk on ‘Fundamentals of Genomics’ at K. J. Somaiya College of Engineering, Mumbai on  27th June, 2017.
  2. Mr. Ashish Dabade attended the Training of Trainers for “Safe and Nutrition Food at School” Organized by EU – India (Capacity Building Initiative for Trade Development on 12th & 13th June, 2017.
  3. Dr. Azza Silotry Naik attended Food Safety Summit organized by Aigilent Technologies at Ramada Powai Hotel and Convention Centre, Mumbai on 6 & 7 June, 2017.
  4. The Patent filed by Mr. Aman Zalawadia, Mr. Anuj Thapar, Mr. Ashish Dabade and Dr. Debjani Dasgupta on “Chemical Neutralizer for Denaturation of Pesticides” was published in the official journal of patent office on 5th May, 2017. (Issue N. 18/2017)
  5. Dr. Sunita Singh, Associate Professor was invited as resource person/ Speaker at 5th National level conference on “Contemporary Development at Biotech-Bioinformatics Interface” on 26th March, 2017, organized by BIT Virtual Patan Node, Department of Life Sciences, Hem. North Gujrat University, Patan and she delivered a talk entitled  “Unrevealing evolutionary transition among genomes using conventional barcoding principles”.
  6. Mr. Naveen Padmadas, Assistant Professor was invited as resource person/ Speaker/ Judge for Oral Presentation at 5th National level conference on “Contemporary Development at Biotech-Bioinformatics Interface” on 26th March, 2017, organized by BIT Virtual Patan Node, Department of Life Sciences, Hem. North Gujrat University, Patan and he delivered a talk entitled “Computational approaches to unveil the dynamics of Aβ-HSP60 p458 conjugate to HLA-DR-DRB allele in Alzheimer’s disease patients”. He was also the judge for oral presentation session.
  7. Mr. Pramodkumar Gupta, Assistant Professor, has presented a poster entitled “In-Silico Analysis and Molecular Docking Studies of RH1 Drug with Upregulated Protein Kinases in RH1-Resistant Human Breast Cancer Cell Line MDA-MB-231.” was presented at the 60th International Conference for Students of Physics and Natural Sciences – Open Reading 2017, organized by National Center for Physical Sciences and Technology (NCPST), Lithuania.
  8. Ms. Parvathi J. R., Ms. Kanchanlata Singh and Mr. Somnath Tagore faculty of the School were awarded the Ph.D. degree.
  9. Ms. Pallavi Padwal secured the Best Poster Presentation Award at ICFMNCC – 2015 held at Karmaveer Bhaurao Patil Mahavidyalay, Pandharpur, Dist. Solapur, on 9th – 11th March, 2015.
  10. Mr. Manish Bhat won the third prize in the Poster Presentation at the National Conference on “Recent Trends and Innovations in Microbial World” organized by the Department of Microbiology at Smt. Chandibai Himathmal Mansukhani College, Ulhasnagar on 15th – 16th January, 2015. He also won second prize for paper presentation at the UGC Sponsored two days National Seminar on “Expanding Panorama of Microbiology” organized by the Department of Microbiology, Changu Kana Thakur College, New Panvel, Navi Mumbai, on 21st and 22nd November, 2014.
  • Mr. Manish Bhat receiving the second prize for the Paper Presentation on Expanding Panorama of Microbiology.
  • Ms. Bhakti Mhatre received the “Best Paper Award” for the paper entitled “Ameliorative effect of Morinda citrifolia extract on Imatinib induced toxicities – in vitro studies on RBC’s” in the 2nd International Conference on “Prospects and Challenges in Biotechnology” organized by the
    Department of Biotechnology, SIES GST, Nerul, Navi Mumbai on 8th – 9th January, 2015.