Santanu Kumar TripathiMBBS, MD, DM
Dr. Santanu K Tripathi is Professor & Head of Clinical & Experimental Pharmacology, Calcutta School of Tropical Medicine, Kolkata. His academic qualifications are MBBS, MD (Pharmacology), DM (Clinical Pharmacology). He is having teaching Experience of 27 years with sixty research and review articles Publications in National & International journals and also authored/edited/ contributed in a chapter in ten (10) books.
He is MCI Assessor for UG and PG (MD Pharmacology) courses in India, Coordinator-Investigator, Adverse Drug Reaction Monitoring Centre (AMC) at Calcutta School of Tropical Medicine, Kolkata under Pharmacovigilance Programme of India (PvPI), Government of India. He is National Faculty on Medication Management, National Initiative in Patient Safety (NIPS), Govt of India, Member-Secretary, West Bengal Task Force on Morphine Availability, President, India Society for Study of Pain (ISSP), West Bengal Chapter,Member of the Post Graduate Council, University of Health Sciences, Kolkata, Member / Chair, Clinical Research Ethics Committee of several institutions in Kolkata.
His major areas of research interest are Clinical research management and ethics in clinical research, Pharmacovigilance, patient safety, and medication management, Rational use of medicines and people’s access to essential medicines, Pain and palliative care, Innovations in health and medical education, training and capacity building activities.