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Pharmacist , Principal

Sheeja Edwin, Indian principal, pharmacist. Named Best Teacher, 2005. Member of Association Pharmaceutical Teachers India (life), Indian Society Pharmacognosy (life).


Edwin, Sheeja was born on June 28, 1977 in Tiruvalla, Kerala, India. Daughter of John and Deenamma Samuel.


Bachelor of Pharmacy, RVS College Pharmacy, Coimbatore, 1999. Master of Pharmacy, Network Security Services for Java College Pharmacy, Ooty, 2001. Doctor of Philosophy, RGPV, Bhopal, 2006.


Lecturer SCK College Pharmacy, Tenkasi, India, 2001—2002, Smriti College Pharmaceutical Education, Indore, India, 2002—2004, BR Nahata College Pharmacy, Mandsaur, India, 2004—2006, assistant professor, 2006—2008, principal, 2007.


  • Achievements include patents for antihyperglycemic and antihypercholestraemic activity of aqueous extract of bougainvillea glabra. Patents for hepatoprotective activity of ethanolic extract of euphorbia hirta. Patents for wound healing activity of extract of achyranthes aspera.

    Patents for antiinflammatory, antimicrobial and anthelmintic activity of solanum khasianum clarke. Patents for application of hibiscus leaves mucilage as suspending agent. Discovery of analgesic, antiinflamattory, antidiarrhoeal and antifertility activity in plumbago species.


  • Other Work

    • Editor: (journals) Research Journal Medicinal Plants, Pakistan Journal Biological Sciences, International Journal Pharmacology., Asian Journal Plant Sciences, Journal Biological Sciences. Author: (books) Colour Atlas of Medicinal Plants, Textbook of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry.

      Contributor scientific papers in field. Reviewer: numerous manuscripts.


Member of Association Pharmaceutical Teachers India (life), Indian Society Pharmacognosy (life).


Married Edwin Jarald, May 13, 2002. Children: Jessica Jarald, Jerrin Jarald.

John Samuel

Deenamma Samuel

Edwin Jarald

Jessica Jarald Edwin

Jerrin Jarald Edwin