Pharmacovigilance Committee

The East Point College of Medical Sciences and Research Centre has been established with the consent of RGUHS. The Pharmaco-vigilance Committee has been constituted as a part of academics and is appended below:

Sl.No Names and Designation Status in the Committee Phone No
1 Dr. Sandhya T Avadhany
Principal & Prof. of Physiology
Chairman 9538006664
2 Dr Prem Kumar
Medical Director/ Prof. of Gen. Medicine
Member 7337872925
3 Dr. R.J.Vevai
Medical Superintendent
Member 7349436111
4 Dr. Sujatha Sowmyanarayan
Prof & HOD of Pharmacology
Coordinator 9597394168
5 Dr Santhosh Kumar
Assistant Prof. of Pharmacology
Assoc. Coordinator 7353374992
6 Dr. Ziaulla Shariff
Prof. And HOD of Surgery
Member 9448750664
7 Dr. Kalavathi Biradar
Prof. & HOD of OBG
Member 9008067868
8 Dr. Anand Talikoti
Prof. & HOD of Anaesthsiology
Member 9986093837
9 Dr. Prabhakar
Prof. and HOD of Medicine
Member 9448530033
10 Dr. Rajeshwari K A
Prof. and HOD of Ophthalmology
Assistant Prof of Dermatology 9599697807
11 Ms. Sunila
Nursing Superintendent
Member 9980853044
12 Mr. Ramesh
Pharmacist
Member

The main functions of the Committee shall include the assessment of the incidences of adverse reactions to medicines, vaccines and devices used on the patients in the hospital and maintain the records of the same up to date. They shall ensure necessary follow up action to avoid such incidents or lapses and advise the Principal of the action taken. They shall also periodically audit the treatment modalities and suggest improvements where indicated.

The Committee shall maintain a database of all notified ADRs and shall be responsible for assessing proposals for drug trials in the hospital.