At our college campus, we recently had a significant disquisition from our ALUMNI Mr. Sudhan Marathe, the Senior Director of Pfizer Global supply and new product lead on oncology, inflammation and immunology at USA. Mr. Sudhan Marathe graduated from LMCP with B.S. in Pharmacy in 1990 and in the year of 1992, he accomplished his Masters in Pharmaceutics under the guidance of Dr. M. C. Gohel. He further pursued his educational opportunities by completing his M.S. in Pharmaceutics from the University of Rhode Island, USA in 1994. Then in the same year, he joined Hoffman-La Roche, a Swiss multinational healthcare company as a worker in R&D department for developing new series of medicines for the diseases like AIDS, Cancer; and for the development of internal medicines. Later on, he switched to the Technical Operations in year 2000 and continued working on the scale up, tech transfer and commercial manufacturing of solid oral dosage forms. In 2005, he left for Pfizer and continued in a similar role in a process developing area, tech transfer, registration and launch of all pharmaceutical dosage forms.
He exhorted the under-graduate and post- graduate students of all branches with a discussion on scale up, tech transfer and commercial manufacturing.
Reported by – Yash Shah
Edited by – Dr. Radhika Pandya and Disha Vihol
Photography Credit – Dr. Manish Patel