Dr. Mahesh T. Chhabria
Principal, L. M. College of Pharmacy, Ahmedabad
Member Secretary, Governing Board of AIC-LMCP Foundation
Dr. Chhabria is the Principal of L. M. College of Pharmacy since 2014. He has over 26 years of experience in academia, industry as well as Research and Development. His areas of research interest are design and synthesis of small heterocycles of biological interest in the therapeutic classes of Antituberculosis, Anticancer, Lipid lowering agents (HDL elevators), Antihistamines (H1-receptor antagonists) and Antipsychotics (D2 antagonist). He is passionate about exploring the application of Green Chemistry approach in organic synthesis. He received MPharm (Pharmaceutical Chemistry) and PhD (Pharmaceutical Sciences) from Gujarat University, Ahmedabad.
He has more than 75 Research Publications in National and International peer-reviewed journals and more than 70 presentations in various National and International Scientific conferences. He also has a Chapter published in international reference book, 4 Patents and many awards for his research work to his credit. He has delivered more than 50 invited lectures at various scientific symposia. He has guided more than 125 MPharm and 7 PhD scholars. He has been a Reviewer of four international scientific journals. He was instrumental in getting over several State and Central Government Grants worth over INR 10 crores including those from SSIP, Govt. of Gujarat and from AIM, NITI Aayog, Govt. of India.
Dr. Chhabria is a Fellow of Indian Chemical Society (FICS) and Fellow of Gujarat Science Academy (FGSA). He has contributed as a member of Board of Studies/Senate member for different reputed institutions and universities in Gujarat and Rajasthan. He is a Life Member of AMA and APTI.