SMAS Faculty Dr.Arun Garg KRMU


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Dr. Arun Garg

Professor & Dean -Medical & Allied Sciences

Interest Area(s)

  • Drug Utilization Studies
  • Quality of Life studies
  • Rational Use of drugs 
  • Hepatotoxicity
  • Liver Regeneration
  • Diabetes
  • Hypertension 
  • Cosmetics 10
Prof (Dr.) Arun Garg did his Post graduation in Pharmacology from Delhi University in 1986 under the guidance of Prof (Dr.) S. S. Agrawal and Doctorate from The Tamilnadu Dr. MGR Medical University, Chennai in 2006 under the guidance of Dr B Suresh, President, PCI & Vice Chancellor, JSS University, Mysore. 
He started his career in 1986 as a lecturer in Hindu College of Pharmacy, Sonepat, Haryana and later served All India Council for Technical education (AICTE) New Delhi as a Asst. Director for three years. He also served Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University, Delhi, as Course Co-ordinator from the year 2000 to 2004. Prof. Garg has been associated with Quality Pharmacy Education as an academician from past 34 yrs. Presently, he is serving as Dean, School of Medical & Allied Sciences, K R Mangalam University, Gurugram. 
His research areas of interest are Drug Utilization Studies, Quality of Life studies, Rational Use of drugs, Hepatotoxicity, Liver Regeneration, Diabetes, Hypertension and Cosmetics. '
His research on Hepatotoxicity & Liver Regeneration was recognized by Indian Pharmacological Society and was awarded Dr. B. Mukherjee Award- for best paper in Indian Journal of Pharmacology. Further he was also conferred with Hamdard National Foundation Research Award for his research on Cinkara. He also bagged Gold Medal Award for standing first position in M. Pharmacology in University of Delhi in the year 1986. He is also a recipient of prestigious Young Teacher Award by Society of Pharmaceutical Education and Research (SPER) in the year 2012. He is recipient ofIPGA Professional Excellence Award - 2013 by Indian Pharmacy Graduates’ Association on 23rd Feb. 2013 during 28th Annual Conference of IPGA at Ahmedabad and IPGA Fellowship Award - 2014 on 22nd Nov., 2014 during 29th Annual Conference of IPGA at Lovely Professional University, Phagwara (Punjab). 
He has guided various students for their M. Pharm and Ph.D. research studies. He has published several research papers in International and National journals and has presented several research papers in scientific conferences. He has delivered several lectures in various conferences and seminars. 
He has been serving as a General Secretary of Indian Pharmacy Graduates' Association (IPGA), Joint Secretary, Indian Pharmaceutical Congress Association (IPCA) and founder member of IPGA Welfare Trust. He is a life member of several associations. Overall, more than 25 publications in his credit. His Citations is616, H index is 10 & i10 index is 10.
  • Doctorate of Philosophy, (2006), The Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University, Chennai
  • Masters in Pharmacy, University of Delhi (Pharmacology) (1984 - 1986)( Gold Medalist) 74 %
  • Bachelor of Pharmacy, Delhi University (1980 - 1983)
  • Diploma in Pharmacy, Delhi University (1979 - 1980
  • School of Medical & Allied Sciences, K R Mangalam University, Gurgaon Dean 12th April 2021 to till date
  • NIMS Institute of Pharmacy, NIMS University Rajasthan, Jaipur Dean & Principal 17 Nov. 2020 to 09April, 2021
  • School of Medical & Allied Sciences, K R Mangalam University, Gurgaon Dean Sep. 2013 to Feb. 020
  • PDM College of Pharmacy, Bahadurgarh Director Aug. 2010 to Aug. 2013
  • Advanced Institute of Pharmacy, Palwal Principal June 2007 to Aug. 2010
  • PDM College of Pharmacy, Bahadurgarh Principal April 2004 to June 2007
  • Guru Gobind Singh Indraprashtha University, Delhi Course Coordinator Oct. 2000 to April 2004
  • All India Council for Technical Education Assistant Director Aug. 1997 to Aug. 2000
  • Hindu College of Pharmacy, Sonipat Sr. Lecturer of Pharmacy Aug. 1986 to Aug. 2000
  • Pre-clinical, Clinical Studies
  • Invited as Panelist in webinar entitled “The Future of Pharmacy: Opportunities & Challenges” held on 12, July,2022 at School of Medical & Allied Sciences, K.R. Mangalam University, Gurugram, India. 
  • Invited as Panelist in webinar entitled “Strategies on Pharmaceutical Marketing” at School of medical & Allied Sciences, K.R. Mangalam University, Gurugram.
  • “To Design a non-infringing formulation of Paroxetine and oxymorphone hydrochloride oral controlled release tablet using patent landscaping” – NitikaAhuja”
  • “To Evaluate the Effectiveness of Benzalkonium Chloride, Sodium Perborate, Sorbic Acid and Stabilized Oxychloro Complex as Preservatives in Ocular Drug Delivery System for Treatment of Keratoconjunctivities SICCA” – PallaviBhyan
  • “Formulation and Evaluation of Ascorbic Acid Chewing Gum” – TanviGill
  • “Fabrication and Evaluation of Chitosan Coated Plga Nanoparticles Loaded with Docetaxel” – NehaJaiswal
  • “Formulation Development and In vitro Evaluation of Sustained Release (SR) Matrix Tablets of Diltiazem Hydrochloride” – Poonam Yadav
  • “Formulation Development and In Vitro Evaluation of Metformin Hydrochloride Floating Tablets” – RichaKapoor
  • “Designing, Optimization and Evaluation of Extended Release Formulations of Metformin Hydrochloride” – DhirajBehl
  • “Method Development and Validation of Famotidine in Human Plasma Using a Instrument LC-MS/MS for Conducting Bioequivalence Study”–Deepika
  • Antitumor Activity of Sequential Administration of Avastin, Imatinib and Paclitaxel in SCID Mice Bearing KU812 Cell Lines” – ChanchalMudgal
  • “MethodValidationofUPLCMSMethodforQuantificatonofZolpideminHumanPlasmafor Conducting Bioequivalence Studies ”-Shipra
  • “MethodValidationofUPLCMSMethodforQuantificatonofZolpideminHumanPlasmafor Conducting Bioequivalence Studies ”- Monika
  • “Development and Validation of Analytical Method for Simultaneous Estimation of Ramipril and its Metabolite Ramiprilat in Human Plasma and Evaluation of Pharmacokinetic Profile of Ramipril in Human Volunteers ”- AnkitaDagar
  • “Development and Validation of Analytical Method for Simultaneous Estimation of Ramipril and its metabolite, Ramiprilat, in Human Plasma and Evaluation of Pharmacokinetic Profile of Ramipril in Human Volumteers”-Anshika
  • To Assess the Safety and Tolerability of Fully Liquid Pentavalent DTWP-HEPB-HIB Vaccine (Panacea Biotech Ltd.) In Healthy Subjects 15-18 Months of Age” –VinayKumar
  • Evaluation of Anti-Tumor Activity of Imatinib Using Multiple Cycyles in NOD-SCID Mice Bearing KU812 Cell Line” – RashmiSaini
  • “Effect of Cassia Fistula Fruit Pulp Extract in Alloxan – Induced Diabetic Rats” – Sanjay Kumar
  • “Bioanalytical Method Development and Validation For Embelin in Rat Plasma and Its Pharmacokinetic Study” – RishiRaj
  • “To Compare the Bioavailability (Bioequivalence) of Two Formulation of Atorvastatin Calcium 80mg Under Fasting Condition” – Md. Moheet Khan
  • Life Time Achievement Award by Healthcopeia Congress-2022, May 07 2022, at FICCI New Delhi.
  • Dr.B.MukherjeePrize forthepaperentitled“ScreeningofPhyllanthusniruriLinn.,Ricinou scommunisLinn., Cinkara and Herbal extract of Cinkara on alcohol induced liver cell injury in non-hepatectomised and partially hepatectomised rats.” By Indian Pharmacological Society.
  • HamdardNationalFoundationResearchAwardforresearchonCinkarafortheresearch paper entitled “Screening of Cinkara and Herbal extract of Cinkara on alcohol induced liver cell injury in non-hepatectomised and partially hepatectomisedrats.”
  • Gold Medal Award for standing first in M. Pharm. (Pharmacology) from Delhi University.
  • Young Teacher Award-2012 by Society of Pharmaceutical Education & Research on 23rdJune, 2012 in First Annual Conference at DIPSAR, NewDelhi.
  • IPGAProfessionalExcellenceAward-2013byIndian Pharmacy Graduates’ Association on 23rdFeb. 2013 during 28thAnnual Conference of IPGA at Ahmedabad.
  • IPGA Fellowship Award - 2014 by Indian Pharmacy Graduates’ Association on 22ndNov., 2014 during 29thAnnual Conference of IPGA at Lovely Professional University, Phagwara (Punjab).
  • K.C. Chatterjee Memorial Award 2016 by Indian Pharmacy Graduates’ Association on December  16, 2016 during Inaugural Session of 68thIndian Pharmaceutical Congress at Andhra University,Visakhapatnam.
  • President’s Scout honour was awarded by Hon’ble President of India, Shree Neelam Sanjeeva Reddy in the year 1977.
  • Participated in various sports and cultural activities and won several prizes like Badminton. Tabel tennis, atheletics andsinging.
  • General Secretary of Indian Pharmacy Graduates' Association (IPGA) from past six years and has served the association for three terms (six years) as treasurer.
  • Joint Secretary- Indian Pharmaceutical Congress Association (IPCA).
  • Joint Organizing Secretary and Chairman-Scientific Committee in 70th Indian Pharmaceutical Congress held at Amity University, Noida from 21-23rd December, 2018
  • Treasurer of the 53rd Indian Pharmaceutical Congress held at IARI, Pusa, Delhi and 60th IPC 2008 held on NetajiSubhas Institute of Technology (NSIT), Dwarka, New Delhi.
  • Invited as Chief Guest for conference at CT University, Jalandhar (Punjab), Lord’s University, Alwar (Rajasthan) & MESCO Institute of Pharmacy, Amroha. 
  • Organizing Secretary of the 65thrd Indian Pharmaceutical Congress, 2013 held at AmityUniversity,Noidafrom20 -22ndDecember,2013.
  • Convener,NationalConferenceon‘OnlinePharmacy:RegulatoryPerspectives’held at K.R. Mangalam University, Gurugram on 1st March,2019.
  • Reviewer, Current Topics in Medicinal Chemistry (Impact Factor3.374
A: Journals
  • Alam, Dr & Naseh, Md. Farhan &  Ansari, J. &Waziri, Aafrin&Javed, Md&Ahmadi, Amirhossein&Saifullah, Khalid &Garg, Arun. (2022). Synthesis Approaches for Higher Yields of Nanoparticles. Book, Nanomaterials in the Battle Against Pathogens and Disease Vectors 10.1201/9781003126256-3.
  • Yadav AK, Garg A. Study on Anti-Diabetic effects of [10]-Gingerol in Streptozotocin and High-Fat Diet-Induced Diabetic Rats. Technological Innovation in Pharmaceutical Research Vol. 10. 2021 Aug 3:37-45.
  • Parisi S, Singla RK, Garg A, Dubey AK. Food Industries and Recycled Water: Current Strategies and New Opportunities. InContaminants and Clean Technologies 2020 Feb 27 (pp. 267- 277). CRC Press, eBook ISBN9780429275852.
  • Garg AK, Dubey AK. Evaluation of Dengue Fever with Thrombocytopenia and associated complications. Journal of Advanced Medical and Dental Sciences Research. 2020 Nov 1;8(11):197-200.
  • Dubey AK, Garg K. Assessment of serum uric acid level in patients with myocardial infarction-A clinical study. Journal of Advanced Medical and Dental Sciences Research. 2020 Nov 1;8(11):163-6.
  • Mittal S, Jindal M, Srivastava S, Garg A. Duration of type 2 diabetes mellitus and pulmonary function tests: A correlative study. International Journal of Diabetes in Developing Countries. 2020 Mar;40(1):114-8.
  • Md Sabir Alam,Md Noushad Javed,Faheem Hyder Pottoo,Faisal Almalki,Khalid Saifullah, Arun Garg, Md Saquib Hasnain “QbD Approached Comparison of Reaction Mechanism in Microwave Synthesized Gold Nanoparticles and their Superior Catalytic Roleagainst HazardousNitroDye ”Applied Organometallic Chemistry,2019 (ArticleinPress) (Impact factor :3.259)
  • Md. Sabir Alam, Arun Garg, Faheem Hyder Pottoo, Mohammad Khalid Saifullah, Abu Izneidtareq, OvaisManzoor, Mohd. Mohsin, Md. NoushadJaved. Gum ghatti mediated, one pot green synthesis of optimized gold nanoparticles: Investigation of process-variables impact using Box-Behnken based statistical design in International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 2017, 104, 758-767. (Impact factor : 5.1)
  • Rajeev K Singla, Rishabh Kumar, Sameer Khan, Mohit, KajalKumari, ArunGarg. Natural Products: Potential Source of DPP-IV Inhibitors in Current Proteins and Peptide Sciences, 2019 (Article in Press). (Impact factor :2.376)
  • Yojna Sah Jain, Arun Garg, D.K. Jhamb, Praful Jain and AkashKarar Preparing India to LeveragePowerofMobileTechnology:Development of a Bilingual Mobile HealthTool for Heart Patientsin Cardiovascular & Hematological Agentsin Medicinal Chemistry, 2019,17,125-134125, Bentham Science Publishers (Impact Factor:0.888)
  • J. Sarkar, A. Garg and P. Gupta Evaluation of Antioxidant Activity of SolanummelongenaFruit Peel Extract, International Journal of Pharmacy and Biological Sciences-IJPBSTM (2019), 9 (4): 190-196 (Impact Factor:0.888)
  • Ashutosh Kumar Yadav*, Reetu, Arun Garg, Antidiabetic effects of [10]-gingerol in streptozotocin- and high-fat diet-induced diabetic rats, Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research (2019), 12,(11),77- 80 ( Impact Factor:0.765)
  • Rajeev K.Singla,Ashok K.Dubey,Arun Garg,Ramesh K.Sharma, Marco Fiorino,Sara M. Ameen, Moawiya A. Haddard, Masnat Al-Hiary. Natural Polyphenols: Chemical Classification, Definition of Classes, Subcategories, and Structures. Journal of AOAC International, 2019. (Article in Press) (Impact factor : 0.457 )AshishGoel, Digvijaya, ArunGarg& Ashok Kumar (2016)”Effect of Capparisspinosa Linn. Extract on lipopolysacchride induced cognitive impairment in rats” in Indian Journal of Experimental Biology, 54,126-132. (Impact Factor:0.934)
  • Taruna Katyal, Arun Garg and R.D. Budhi raja. Combination of Daidzein, Hemin and BMS182874 Halts the Progression of Diabetes Induced Experimental Nephropathy. Endocrine, Metabolism and immune Disorders-Drug Targets. 2013,13 (2): 152-162 (Impact Factor:1.821).
  • TarunaKatyal, ArunGarg, R.D. Budhiraja. Involvement of Endothelial Nitric Oxide Synthase, Caveolin and Haemoxygenase in Development of Experimental Diabetic Nephropathy in Rats" has been accepted for publication in coming issue of International Journal of Science and Advanced Technology 2013; 3(3).(Peer Reviewed)
  • Taruna Katyal,Arun garg,R.D.Budhiraja.Involvement of endothelial nitric oxide synthase, caveolin and haemoxygenase in development of experimental haemoxygenase diabetic nephropathyinrats. International Journal of Science and Advanced Technology.2013, 3(3): 41-48.
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  • Garg, M.S. Akhtar, A. Rana, Abida, N. Parvez, (2012)A comparative study between Retrospective and Prospective Drug Use Pattern Conducted in a Referral Teaching Hospital, New Delhi, India. IJPI’s Journal of Hospital and Clinical Pharmacy: Vol. 2:8. (PeerReviewed)
  • Kamal Kishore Sharma,AhujaNitika,Priyanka , GargArun, (2012),”Microemulsion: Novel strategy over the conventional emulsion” Inventi Rapid; (3) 1-5. (PeerReviewed)
  • Kushal,ChaudharyH,GargA.(2012)“Transdermalpermeatrionofantihypertensivedrugs”International Journal of Natural Product Science: Spl Issue1:83. (Peer Reviewed)
  • Saurabh Bhatia,Arun Garg,K Sharma,S Kumar,A Sharma,AP Purohit,(2011) Mycosporine and mycosporine-like amino acids: A paramount tool against ultra violet irradiation,Pharmacognosy Review(5) : 10, 138-146. (Peerreviewed)
  • Sangita Saini, S.K.Singh, ArunGarg, Kavita Khanna, Anil Shandil and D.N. Mishra(2010). Prediction of Skin Penetration using Artificial Neural Network International Journal of Engineering Science and Technology; 2(6), 2010, 1526-1531. (Peerreviewed)
  • Sangita Saini, S.K.Singh, Arun Garg, D.N. Mishra(2010). QSAR Studies of Synthesized Quinazoline Derivatives. Journal of Pharmacy Research, 3(8),2039-2041. (Peer reviewed)
  • Khanna Surabhi,GargArun,NasaAtul,(2010)“Counterfietdrugs:ProblemsandSolutions” International Research Journal of Pharmacy. 1(1).
  • Khatri A, Garg A, Agrawal SS. “Evaluation of hepatoprotective activity of aerial parts of Tephrosiapurpurea L. and stem bark of Tecomella undulate” Journal of ethnopharmacology. 2009 Feb 25;122(1):1-5.
  • A Research discussion on Swine Flu treatment published in Express pharma, Sept. 1-15, 2009. (Peerreviewed)
  • M.A.Kalam,M.Humayun,N.Parvez,S.Yadav,A.Garg,S.Ain,Y.SultanaandA.Ali.,Release kinetics of Modified Pharmaceutical Dosage Forms: A review Continental journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 1: 30-35, 2007. (Peerreviewed)
  • GargA.,ChattopadhyayP.&AgrawalS.S.(2007)“IncreaseofinsulinactionbyPhyllanthusamsrusli nn. On liver cell regeneration after partially hepatectomised in albino rats.” Research Journal of Medicinal Plant, 1 (1): 17-20. (Peerreviewed)
  • Garg A., Chattopadhyay P., Varshney V.P., Sharma A. K. &Agrawal S.S. (2007) “Miotic index: Method of determination of liver cell regeneration after two third partially hepatectomised albino rats.” International Journal of Biological Chemistry.1(2):122 126. (Peer reviewed)
  • Agrawal S.S., Garg A. & Chattopadhyay P.(2006) “Liver regenerative effect of Phyllanthusamsrus linn .Against alcohol induced liver cell injury in partially hepatectomised albino rats.” International Journal of Pharmacology, 2(4).426-430. (Impact Factor:1.04)
  • Agrawal S.S., GargA. & Chattopadhyay P.(2006) “Triidothyronine regulation of liver cell regeneration after alcohol-induced liver cell injury in hepatecomised albino rats.” Indian Journal of Gastroenterology, 25(3).165-166. (Impact Factor:0.86)
  • Agrawal S.S.,Garg A.& Agrawal Sarla(1986)“Screening of Phyllanthusnirurilinn.,Ricinuscommu nislinn., Cinkaraand herbal extract of Cinkaraon alcohol induced liver cell injury in non- heptectomised and partially hepatectomised rats.” Indian Journal of Pharmacology, 18.211-214. (Impact Factor:1.04)
  • Garg A.and Agrawal S.S.(1985)“Animal model of alcohol induced liver cell damageinrats fedonnutritionallyadequatediet.”Indian Journal of Pharmaceutical sciences,48(5)163 (Impact Factor:0.7