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pharmacologist

Venkataraman Venugopal Burrah, Indian pharmacologist. Achievements include research in Delineated pharmacological properties of vanadium on receptor types which contributed to the understanding of mechanism of action of vanadium. In collaboration with Doctor Ramasarma, Professor Emeritus India; design of Designed and conducted Experimental Pharmacology Workshops for Postgraduate Students in Medical Pharmacology from 2000 to 2002.

Background

Burrah, Venkataraman Venugopal was born on October 9, 1946 in Tiruchirapalli, Tamilnadu, India. Son of Venugopal Ramaswamy and Akilandam Venugopal Burrah.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Voorhees College, Vellore, India, 1966. Master of Science, Christian Medical College, Vellore, 1971.

Career

Lecturer in pharmacology St. John's Medical College, Bangalore, India, 1976—1983, assistant professor India, 1983—1991. Post-doctoral research associate College of Pharmacy, Division of Pharmacology, Columbus, Ohio, 1988—1990. Associate professor of pharmacology St. John's Medical College, Bangalore, 1991—1998, professor, head of pharmacology, since 1998.

Research consultant Natural Remedies, Bangalore, since 1998. Editorial board member Indian Journal of Pharmacology, New Delhi, since 2001. Subject expert project evaluation committee All India Council for Technology Education, New Delhi, since 2001.

Executive committee member Karnataka State Pharmacy Council, Bangalore, since 2001.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in Delineated pharmacological properties of vanadium on receptor types which contributed to the understanding of mechanism of action of vanadium. In collaboration with Doctor Ramasarma, Professor Emeritus India. Design of Designed and conducted Experimental Pharmacology Workshops for Postgraduate Students in Medical Pharmacology from 2000 to 2002.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor research papers to professional journals (Indian Drug Manufacturer's Association, India, 1999).

Membership

Ethical committee member National Institute of Mental Health and Neuroscis., Bangalore, 2001—2002. Executive committee member Karnataka State Pharmacy Council, 2001—2002. Ethical committee member St. John's Medical College, 1996—1998, Natural Remedies, Bangalore, 2001—2002.

Member International Friendship Organization of Alpha-Chi, St. Lutherine Church, Columbus, Ohio, 1988—1990. Member of Indian Pharmacol. Society (executive committee member 1984-1985, organized bicentennial conference, St. John's Medical College, organized Southern Regional Conference at St. John's Master of Education College 2000, Best Research Paper 1999, Best Research Paper award-pharmacology, P.P. Suryakumari prize 1994), International Brain Research Organization (life).

Connections

Married Varalakshmi Sankaran, February 17, 1974. Children: Rajaram Venkataraman, Gayathri Venkataraman.

father:
Venugopal Ramaswamy

mother:
Akilandam Venugopal Burrah

spouse:
Varalakshmi Sankaran

child:
Rajaram Venkataraman Burrah

child:
Gayathri Venkataraman Burrah