National Conference on "Current Trends and Futuristic Challenges in Pharmaceutical Sciences and Biotechnology" sponsored by Department of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India, New Delhi was held at G.H.G. Khalsa College of Pharmacy, Gurusar Sadhar Ludhiana on February 22, 2018. The Conference was witnessed by Prof Ashish Baldi, Dean Academics, MRSPTU, Bathind; Prof V K Kapoor, Prof Adjunct, G.H.G. Khalsa College of Pharmacy; Prof Kanchan Kohli, Jamia Hamdard, New Delhi; Prof S R Wakode, DPSRU, New Delhi; Lieutenant General Iqbal Singh Singha, AVSM, VSM (Retired), Director (Colleges), Dr. H.S. Brar, Registrar, Dr. S. S. Deol Principal, Degree College and Dr Sarabjit Kaur, Principal, College of Education.
Programme started with inauguration & welcome note by Dr. Satvinder Kaur, Professor & Principal, G.H.G. Khalsa College of Pharmacy. Afterwards Prof. Ashish Baldi, Chief Guest addressed the audience with a Scientific Technical Session which was followed by next informative technical session by Prof V K Kapoor.
The afternoon session held with the technical talks by Prof. Kanchan Kohli and Prof. S. R. Wakode. The programme was concluded by Poster and Oral Presentations. Best Poster & Oral Presentation was adjudged and awarded.
2nd day of National Conference started with welcome speech by Professor & Principal, Dr. Satvinder Kaur and witnessed by Prof. Saranjit Singh, Former Dean & Head of Department Pharmaceutical Analysis, NIPER, Mohali, Prof. V. R. Sinha, UIPS, Panjab University, Chandigarh and Dr. V.K. Kapoor, Prof. Adjunct, G. H. G. Khalsa College of Pharmacy, Gurusar Sadhar.
Programme started with guest lecture by Prof. Saranjit Singh on "Technical Revolution and Other Newer Development in Pharmaceutical Sciences". The next session was followed by another technical session by Prof. V.R. Sinha on "Counterfeit Medicines".
The programme finally ended with poster evaluation by Professor Gulshan Bansal, Punjabi University, Patiala & Dr Manjinder Singh Gill, NIPER, Mohali. Award giving ceremony which was conducted by respective Chief Guest, invited Guests & Principal Dr. Satvinder Kaur. The event was concluded with vote of thanks by Mrs. Anu Mahajan. Overall the whole event completed really on a successful end.