Pharmachrome, a part of GTU Tech Fest 2017, was hosted by L. M. College of Pharmacy on 30th & 31st March, 2017. It was inaugurated by honorable Shree Vijay Rupani, the Chief Minister of Gujarat. LMCP was privileged to have our honorable vice chancellor sir, Dr. Navin Sheth on 30th March. Dr. N.R. Sheth took keen interest in understanding and motivating all the participants of all the six events.
The fest included major events such as Potentia, Picsnovation, Pharma-Recipe, Pharma-Modelling, Myself Medicine and Poster Presentation.
This contest is based on the state of debate and discussion between the participating teams. The entire event was divided into 2 days format i.e. on the 1st day of the event, there was elimination round and on the 2nd day, final round. The participants were provided with the topics right before 24 hours of the competition and the participants presented the topic ‘for’ the motion and ‘against’ the motion.
LMCP is extremely glad to announce that two teams from the college made it to first and third rank respectively. (Team 1 – Khevna Maniar and Mrunalini Deshpande; Team 2 – Shreya Gupta and Archi Patel ).
The event was coordinated by Dr. R. K. Parikh and Miss Bhavini Shah.
Participants took the photographs of the aura of pharmacy which involved subjects like cellular structures, microbial floral structures, anatomical models, etc. according to the theme given by the TechFest team.
Two LMCPians, Hem Kalaria and Twinkle Thacker, bagged the second and third prizes respectively.
The event was coordinated by Dr. Sindhu Ezhava and Ms. Krupa Gadhavi.
The list of ingredients was given to the participants at the time of event and they choose ingredients from given list to make a suitable formulation within the given period of time.
Two teams from LMCP – (Team 1 – Pratik Gandhi and Shanaihi Patel; Team 2 – Shailja Jhala and Falguni Pankhania) – secured the 1st and 3rd rank respectively.
This event was handled by Dr. M. B. Shah and Mr. Nayan Ratnakar.
The participants prepared and displayed the models and explained the basics behind their models which may either be working or non-working.
Pathan Gulnaz, Ekta Bhalja and Heena Chauhan bagged the first rank in Pharma-modelling.
This event was managed by Dr. A. A. Mehta and Mr. Jayesh Beladiya.
Participants presented orally themselves as a drug and spoke briefly. The participants accomplished the given task within 4-5 minutes.
Palak Bhat from LMCP secured the second spot in this event.
The event was coordinated by Mr. Been Prajapati and Ms .Karuna Modi.
The competitors made the posters on topic related to pharmaceutical innovation and advancement. The participants had good scientific interactions and learning on the chosen topic.
Two LMCPian teams, (Team 1 – Devang Vyas and Jay Soni; Team 2 – Komal Patel and Shreya Gupta) – grabbed the first and third spots respectively.
The event was managed by Dr. Gaurang Shah and Dr. Preeti Verma.
LMCP is grateful to the Faculty Coordinators – Dr. Sunita Goswami and Mr. Tushar Patel – and also the student coordinators – Ms. Krishna Shah and Mr. Kuldeep Bhalodiya – for making Pharmachrome a huge success by ensuring maximum participation and smoothly coordinated events.
Reported by – Dr. Sunita Goswami & Vijaykumar Bhavsar
Edited by – Dr. Radhika Pandya & Tvisha Shah