M. Pharm. (DU)
Mr. Mehedi Islam is, at present, holding the position of Lecturer at the Department of Pharmacy, State University of Bangladesh. He has accomplished his Bachelor of Professional Pharmacy degree from University of Dhaka with a cGPA of 3.93 (4th position in order of merit). He conducted a project work at the final year of B. Pharm. course entitled “A review of the effects of oxidative stress in Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy (PDR)”. He had received the National Science and Technology (NST) fellowship, 2020-21 from the Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh for his Master’s thesis work. His research work was focused on the extraction, isolation and characterization of various bioactive compounds from different plant parts and assessing the biological impacts of those compounds. In addition of his entrancing academics, he had also industrial training experiences from Aristopharma Ltd. and a six month hospital training experiences from Dhaka Medical College and Hospital. His core interest is to identify and characterize the components from traditionally used herbal and homeopathic drugs.