Message From Principal's Desk
Dr. K. N. Patel
The Profession of Pharmacy has made significant progress in the last one decade. Key role of pharmacist is to optimize health of all members of society through the promotion of safe, effective and rational medicine use, patient counseling and monitoring of disease management through pharmaceutical care. Managed care organizations are using pharmacists to analyze patterns of medication use in among their patients. Research in biotechnology is on the rise as more drugs are being developed to treat disease. Pharmaceutical companies are expanding their areas of research and development as new technologies emerge and the demand for pharmacists increases.
The future is bright for pharmacy practice in our country as the need is well recognized and the stakeholders are keen to achieve quality pharmaceutical care in the country. New opportunities are opening up for Pharmacists in many areas. Pharmacists and pharmaceutical scientist working within various discipline of pharmacy will be established and recognized as the medicine expert and an expert in health promotion and disease prevention.
The SAL Institute of Pharmacy provides good platform to the students to be ready to face the global challenges of the Pharmacy profession. Our B.Pharm curriculum is designed in that direction by intellectuals.
Our institute has well-equipped laboratories and excellent infrastructure. We have well-qualified and experienced faculty members. Our Institute has excellent library facility, animal-house facility which is registered by CPCSEA and medicinal plant garden. Guest lectures by external visitors, seminars, workshops, industrial visits are conducted at regular intervals to update the knowledge of the students.
To build up the overall development of the students, we give equivalent weightage to co-curricular activities and sports. The Institute also focuses on personality development, confidence building, Industry and research exposure and enhancing communication skills.
I want to express my appreciation to the team of faculties/ management, and wish them to reach the ultimate goal of making technical education to the changing world.