NATIONAL REGULATORY AFFAIRS IN PHARMACEUTICAL INDUSTRY

Biocon Academy has not only planned our course module with lectures and industrial visits, but have also given us a wonderful opportunity to interact with Industry Leaders of varied departments through guest lectures. One such lecture was delivered by Dr. Suresh Anekal , Associate Vice President, National Regulatory Affairs (NRA), Biocon Biologics. He started the session … Continue reading NATIONAL REGULATORY AFFAIRS IN PHARMACEUTICAL INDUSTRY

In Conversation with Guest Lecturer – Pravin Kulkarni, General Manager, Quality, Biocon Biologics

How was your experience as a guest lecturer at Biocon Academy? It was an exciting to share my experience and knowledge about Quality and its varied elements with the budding scientists who will be launching their careers soon. What is the role of QC in the biopharmaceutical industry? I believe the role of QC is … Continue reading In Conversation with Guest Lecturer – Pravin Kulkarni, General Manager, Quality, Biocon Biologics

A view from the industry on Quality Management System

A lot has happened over the last six weeks at Biocon Academy. It has been no less than a ’roller-coaster’ ride. The lectures by BITS Pilani faculty were extremely insightful whereas the guest lecturers from the industry professionals, helped us to correlate the lectures with what exactly happens in the industry. One such guest lecture … Continue reading A view from the industry on Quality Management System

Functional Visits, Micro to Macro….!

It has been only two weeks here in Biocon Academy, and it already feels like a roller-coaster ride! From attending the BITS faculty’s online lectures to surprise evaluations, guest lectures, professional skills training and field visits – it has been an eventful two weeks of learning and growing. But so far what excited me the … Continue reading Functional Visits, Micro to Macro….!

Need for Quality in the Bio/Pharmaceutical Industry

The beginning of the 20th Century foresaw major developments in the field of Medical and Pharmaceutical Sciences. These advancements had allowed therapeutic molecules to establish a critical position in the lives of human beings, encouraging human dependence on these molecules for the treatment of everyday conditions and diseases. Weighing their significance in human lives, one … Continue reading Need for Quality in the Bio/Pharmaceutical Industry

Visit to Narayana Health

“The mind once enlightened cannot again become dark.” ― Thomas Paine There’s a saying, “when you do what you love, your work becomes your passion.” Enjoying what you learn in a work environment is necessary before you embark on exploring possible careers and understanding your interests and knowing where to find the opportunity is the first … Continue reading Visit to Narayana Health

Hands-on Training: Five Days at Biozeen

Biozeen provides a comprehensive and in depth practical hands on training for the Biopharmaceutical and Biologics Industries. Its mission is to provide a unique learning experience in a real-life environment, which enables candidates to master the skills to work and excel in their professional sphere. All their programs are developed in association with various industries … Continue reading Hands-on Training: Five Days at Biozeen

In conversation with SME – Sweety Mathew, Regulatory Affairs, Biocon

What does the word ‘Regulatory’ mean to you? All consumer products (Pharmaceutical products, veterinary medicines, medical devices, and food supplements), that are subjected to certain protocols designed by government to protect public health falls under the purview of regulatory framework. The Regulatory Sciences vertical ensures that their companies comply with all of the regulations and … Continue reading In conversation with SME – Sweety Mathew, Regulatory Affairs, Biocon

Making a Difference: Visit to Hennagara School & Hebbagodi Lake

Biocon Foundation, a CSR wing of Biocon has commissioned classrooms & well-equipped healthcare facilities at Hennagara Government Primary School, to encourage school and junior college enrollment for underprivileged children. As a part of its efforts to ensure environmental sustainability, Biocon Foundation, with approvals from the Karnataka Lake Conservation and Development Authority (KLCDA) and other government authorities, … Continue reading Making a Difference: Visit to Hennagara School & Hebbagodi Lake

BiOZEEN Visit: A learning opportunity

Life was going good in Biocon Academy with lectures from KGI faculties, a bucket load of presentations & assignments every week and regular functional visits. After the Christmas celebration, we were told that we had to go for hands-on training to Bengaluru-based biopharmaceutical services company BiOZEEN, which is about a couple of hours away from … Continue reading BiOZEEN Visit: A learning opportunity