B.S. Abdur Rahman University,
Seethakathi Estate,
Chennai -600048.
Phone :+91-44-22751347,48,50,75

Faculty: Dr. S.M. Shaheedha

Dr. S.M. Shaheedha
Dr. S.M. Shaheedha
Designation :       Associate Professor
Nature of Employment :       Regular
Qualification :       M.Pharm,Ph.D,MBA
Phone :       044 22751347, Ext. 421(Office)
Email :       shaheedha@bsauniv.ac.in


Educational Background




Year of Passing





Pacific University

M. Pharm.



The Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University

B. Pharm.



The Tamil Nadu Dr.MGR Medical University


Human Resource


University of Madras


Work Experience





No. of Years

Associate Professor

B.S. Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science & Technology

June, 2017 to till date

Till date


Sri Venkateswara College of Pharmacy

Nov, 2011 To June, 2017

6 Years

Associate Professor

GIET School of Pharmacy

April, 2008 To March, 2010


Assistant professor

Sultan- Ul- Uloom College of Pharmacy

Dec 2004 To Nov 2007



Annamacharya College of Pharmacy

Jan 2004 To Dec 2004

1 Year


Lecture Courses
  • Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry
  • Pharmacology
  • Hospital and Clinical Pharmacy
  • Forensic pharmacy
  • Pharmaceutical Microbiology
  • Pharmaceutical Biotechnology
  • Pharmaceutical Administration
  • Remedial Biology


Areas Of Research Interest
  • Extraction: Maceration, Soxhlet extraction, Decoction, Infusion, Distillation etc…
  • Isolation of Volatile oils
  • Chromatography: Paper, Thin Layer, HPTLC, HPLC and  Column Chromatography
  • Standardization of Herbal Products
  • Phytochemical Analysis: Qualitative and Quantitative
  • Purification techniques
  • Antimicrobial Assay
  • Pharmacological Activities: Antirheumatoid, Antioxidative, Antiinflammatory, Analgesic, Anthelmintic, antidiarrhoeal, antipyretic, wound healing, anti ulcer, antidiabetic, Diuretic etc…
  • S.M.Shaheedha and K.Bhaskar Reddy. Pharmacognostic Investigation of the Whole Plant of Premna Tomentosa Willd. (Family - Verbenaceae). International Journal of Pharmacy Review & Research. e-ISSN: 2248 – 9207, Vol 7, Issue 1, 2017 24-37.
  • S.M. Shaheedha and K. Bhaskar Reddy. Pharmacognostic Investigation of the Whole Plant of Premna latifolia roxb (family - Verbenaceae). International Journal of Phytotherapy. e - ISSN - 2249-7722, vol 7(1) 2017, 11-24
  • S.M. Shaheedha and K. Bhaskar Reddy. Evaluation of Anti-Rheumatic potentials of Premna latifolia Roxb. On Chronic Immunological Complete Freund’s adjuvant-Induced Arthritis in Rats. Indian Journal of Pharmaceutical Science & Research. e-ISSN: 2248-9126, Vol7,Issue 1,2017 ,1-7
  • Shaheedha S.M and Bhaskar Reddy K. Comparative studies on Analgesic potentials of Premna tomentosa Willd and Premna latifolia Roxb using different models. International  Journal of Phytopharmacology 5 (6),2014, 478-482
  • Shaheedha S.M. and Bhaskar Reddy K. Investigation of Acute and Chronic Anti-inflammatory properties of extracts of Premna tomentosa Willd and Premna latifolia Roxb in rats. International Journal of Biological and Pharmaceutical Research. 2014; 5(12) : 964 -969
  • Shaheedha S.M. and Bhaskar Reddy K. Comparative studies on Antioxidant potential of Premna tomentosa Willd and Premna latifolia Roxb. Against Erythrocytes Toxicity in Rats. International Journal of Advanced biomedical & Pharmaceutical Research 2(1),2013, 48-53
  • G. Thirumurugan, S.M. Shaheedha, M.D. Dhanaraju. In-vitro evaluation of anti-bacterial activity of   silver nanoparticles synthesized by using Phytophthora infestans. International Journal of Chem Tech Research. CODEN (USA) IJCRGG, ISSN: 0974-4296. Vol 1, No 3, pp 714-716, July – Sept 2009.
  • S.M. Shaheedha, R. Uma, S. Ramachandran, M.D. Dhanaraju. Antipyretic and antidiarrhoeal activities of Aegle marmelos leaves. Research and Review in Bio Sciences. December 2008, volume 2, (2-6)

International Conferences / Seminars / Workshops


National Conferences / Seminars / Workshops

  • One day national seminar on “Pharmacovigilance and Drug Safety”, 2017, Sri Venkateswara College of pharmacy.
  • 68th IPC 2016, Vishakapatnam
  • National Seminar on “Challenges Towards Implementing CPCSEA Guidelines In Pharmacy Institutions. October 1st, 2016.School of Pharmacy & Research, People’s University, Bhanpur, Bhopal.
  • 2nd Indo- Korean conference on “Herbals and Pharmaceuticals: Pivotal Issues and Concerns”, 2016. Gokula Krishna College of Pharmacy, Andhra Pradesh.
  • ICMR sponsored One day National seminar on Alternative to Animal Use In Research , Education And Toxicity Investigations, 2015. Sri Venkateswara College of Pharmacy.
  • Workshop on chromatographic techniques at VIT.
  • 60th IPC 2008, New Delhi.
  • 57th IPC, 2005, Hyderabad
  • ICIPGA 2003, Annamalai University.



  • DST sponsored project under WOS-A Scheme entitled “Comparative Phytochemical and Pharmacological study on Traditional Indian Herb” SR/WOS-A/LS-479/2011 (G)  of  Rs.21,60,000/ -
  • UGC Sponsored Minor project of Rs.60,000/- for  “Evaluation of Reproductive Effect on Indian Traditional Herb using Female Rats”4-4/2015-16 MRP/UGCSERO/P.No.2070
  • SERB sponsored Seminar  Grant of Rs.50,000/ - for Pharmacognosy And Reverse Pharmacognosy: A New Concept For Accelerating Natural Drug Discovery" SSY/2016/000060