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Dr. D. Y. Patil Vidyapeeth, Pune
Dr. D. Y. Patil Medical College, Hospital & Research Centre
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Clinical Trials

Sr.No.Name of TrialCompany

Dr. A. L. Kakrani (Principal Investigator)

1 Primaquine SR vs. Conventional Primaquine in Patients with P. Vivax Malaria IPCA Mumbai
2 Non-inferiority study of 2 tetanus toxoid vaccines Biological Evans, Hyderabad
3 Safety of losartan-Metoprolol vs losartan- ramipril in HTN with Type 2DM IPCA Mumbai
4 Phase IV Clinical Study protocol of monovalent tetanus toxoid vaccine Biological E. ltd
5 Efficacy and safety of hydroxychloroquine in the treatment of type II diabetes mellitus IPCA Mumbai
6 A Randomized, double-blind, comparative, multicentre, phase II/III study of evaluate the immunogenicity and safety of three formulations (15ug without adjuvant and 3.75ug with adjuvant) of monovalent H1N1 influenza A (2009) virus vaccine in healthy adults Panacea Biotec ltd
7 A single centre open label phase -1 to evaluate the safety and reactogenicity of BE’s Inactivated JE vaccine in > 18 to < 49-year-old healthy adult male subjects Biological Evans ltd
8 A Randomized, double-blind, comparative, multicentre, phase II/III study of evaluate the immunogenicity and safety of three formulations (15ug without adjuvant and 3.75ug with adjuvant) of monovalent H1N1 influenza A (2009) virus vaccine in healthy adults Panacea Biotec ltd

Dr. A. L. Kakrani (Co-Investigator)

9 A Phase III international, randomized, double-blind, double-dummy study to evaluate the efficacy and safety of 300mg of intravenous zanamivir twice daily compared to 75mg of oral oseltamivir twice daily in the treatment of hospitalized adults and adolescents with influenza GSK Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
10 Immunogenicity & safety of a tetravalent dengue vaccine in healthy adult subjects aged 18-45 yrs in India Sanofi Pasteur
11 An open-Label, Randomized, phase I study in Healthy Male adults to evaluate the safety of Measles Vaccine (Dry Powder) Administered by Two Devices Serum Institute of India Ltd.
12 A Phase 3, multi-center, open-label study of evaluate immunogenicity and safety of Novartis Meningococcal ACWY conjugate vaccine (Men ACWY- CRM) in healthy subjects from 2-75 years of age in India Novartis vaccines and Diagnostics
13Comparative Evaluation of efficacy and safety of Telmisartan plus chlorthalidone combination with Telmisartan plus Hydrochlorthiazide combination in patients with mild to moderate essesntial Hypertension Dr.S.K.SharmaIPCA Mumbai
14Evaluation of Efficacy and Safety of Hydroxychloroquine Sulfate as an Adjunct to Diet and Exercise to Improve Glycemic Control in Type 2 Diabetes Patients Uncontrolled on Sulfonylurea + Metformin Combination Dr. A.L.Kakrani IPCA ,Mumbai

Invited Guest Lectures by Faculty in other Institutes

Sr.NoName of LectureEventYearFaculty
1Acute Pancreatitis-an UPDATEIntensive care review Course-2013 at ISCCM Training Centre, Pune9th July 2013Dr. A. L. Kakrani
2Ethical Issues in Clinical ResearchNational Seminar on Hospital/Healthcare Management, Medico Legal Systems & Clinical Research Symbiosis International University at Lavale, Dist - Pune4th May 2013Dr. A. L. Kakrani
3Approach to a case of Snake BiteAkanksha PG-CME at Department of Medicine Bharati Vidyapeeth Medical College, Pune.10th March 2013Dr. A. L. Kakrani
4Liver DiseaseMonthly Meeting of Maharashtra Association of Physicians of India, PCMC chapter.2013Dr. A. L. Kakrani
5Approach to JaundiceHepatology Update-2012 at Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital, Erandwane Pune.2012Dr. A. L. Kakrani
6Key Points in Management of Snake Bite in 2012at 18th Annual Congress of the Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine & International Critical Care Congress held at Pune2012Dr. A. L. Kakrani
7HIV NeurologyNational WEBCAST by Arogyan Chennai2012Dr. A. L. Kakrani
8“Ethical Issues in Clinical Research” for Conference “CLINICOM”IMA Pune & Sakal Press at Balgandharva Rangmandir,Pune2011Dr. A. L. Kakrani
9“Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD) - what’s New?”CME “HEPATOLOGY 2011” organized by Apollo Jahangir Hospital, Pune on.2011Dr. A. L. Kakrani
10‘Gastrointestinal Manifestation of Systemic Disorders’“GASTROMEET” at Nashik2011Dr. A. L. Kakrani
11“Osteoporosis in Elderly” “MAPCON 2011” held at Hotel Grand Hyatt, Mumbai2011Dr. S. A. Kanitkar

CME / Guest Lectures Arranged By Department

Sr. No. Name of Speaker Topic Date Venue
1 Dr. Shivakumar Iyer ‘‘Sepsis: Current Concepts & Guidelines ” 13th April 2018 College Auditorium
2 Dr. Dwarkanathan Ranganathan Plasmapheresis in Kidney Disorders 09th February 2018 PG Seminar Room Medicine Department
3 Dr. Anand Alurkar Neurology Interventions in Ischemic stroke 29th November 2017 PG Seminar Room Medicine Department
4 Dr. (GP Capt.) S. Karthik Approach to Connective tissue Diseases 17th November 2017 PG Seminar Room Medicine Department
5 Dr. Vijay Ramanan/ Dr. Ketaki Kelkar Role of Bone Marrow In Hematology 22nd September 2017 PG Seminar Room Medicine Department
6 Dr. Sheetal Mahajani Liver Transplant: The Current Scenario 1st September 2017 College Lecture Hall No 5
7 Dr. Vinayak Harale / Dr. Deepa Subclinical Hypothyroidism Research Methodology 19th July 2017 PG Seminar Room Medicine Department
8 Dr. A. G. Unnikrishnan Diabetes and Insulin: Changing Landscapes 12th August 2016 College Auditorium
9 Dr. Rajkumar Mantravadi Current perspectives in Cardiac Electrophysiology 13th January 2016 PG Seminar Room Medicine Department
10 Dr. Shivakumar Iyer Practical Approach to Mechanical Ventilation- A Case Based Learning’ 19th August 2015 College Auditorium

CME / Guest Lectures Arranged By Department

Sr. NoTopicSpeakersYear
1 Communication Strategies to Strengthen Doctor-Patient Relationship 5th Dec 2014 Dr. Swati Bhave 2014
2 Inner circle programme by Mr.Shridhar 2014
3 Nuclear Medicine Dr.ShrikantSolav 2014
4 Guest Lecture on “Predicting the Natural History of Inflammatory Bowel Disease” 29th March 2014 Dr. N. N. Sivaramakrishnan 2014
5 CME on Medico-legal Update 6th Sept 2013 Dr. Swati Biswas Dr. Mahesh Baldwa  2013
6 A case based lecture ( Fungal Infections ) 16th August 2013 Dr. Mahesh Lakhe 2013
7 Web Seminar on Diabetes 10th August 2013 Ahmedabad, Gujrat 2013
8 Symposium on Mechanical Ventilation DYPMC (27th April,2013) Dr. Shirish Prayag, 
Dr. Sameer Jog,
Dr. Kayanush Kadapalli,
Dr. Kapil Zirpe
9 Immune Thrombocytopenia with Approach to a Case of Thrombocytopenia Dr. Sameer Melinkeri, DM (Hematology) & PG Guide DNB Hematology at Sahyadri Hospital, Pune. 2012
10 “TB in Pregnancy & Post Partum period in HIV Population” Dr. Amita Gupta, Deputy Director, Clinical Global Health Education & Associate Professor of Internal Medicine, Division of Infections Diseases from Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, USA 2012
11 Workshop on Basics of Critical Care (designed by Chinese University of Hongkong 24th - 25th August,2012 Dr. Shiva Aiyer 
Dr. Shelgoankar 
Dr. P K Joshi 
12 HIV TB Co-infection in Pregnancy DYPMC Auditorium 12th January,2011 Dr. Amita Gupta, Associate Professor of Medicine & International Health,, Division of Infectious Diseases,& Deputy Director, CCGHE, John Hopkins University School of Medicine, JHU, Baltimore, USA 2011
13 Palliative Care workshop for Western India by Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai Osteoporosis Dr. Jigar Joshi, Incharge Palliative care Project & his team Prof. Stuart Ralston, Prof of Rheumatology at University of Edinburgh 2010


Ongoing Projects :

Sr. No.PI, Co-PI and Project TitleFunding AgencyGrant Received in Rs. (lakhs)Duration (Yr.)Nat. / Inter./ DPU/Deptt.
1Dr.A.L.Kakrani Dengue infection MODS – multi centric study (DIMODS-IPRI) IPRI-ISCCM pune20,0002National
2Dr.Varsha Dabadghao Prevalence of Microalbuminuria as a marker of early Nephropathy in Obese non diabetic ,non hypertensive adults with reference to adipokine levels. ICMR (concept proposal accepted)Sanction Pending from ICMR, Grants worth Rs 7.5lakhs proposed 2National

Completed Projects :

Sr. No.PI, Co-PI and Project TitleFunding AgencyGrant Received in Rs. (lakhs)Duration (Yr.)Nat. / Inter./ DPU/Deptt
1 Dr.A.L.Kakrani
Study of Nonalcoholic Fatty liver Disease in overweight population
DPU Pune 12,00,000 3yrs DPU
2 Dr. S. A. Kanitkar
Study of metabolic syndrome in medical students
DPU Pune 50,000 3yrs DPU

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Extra-curricular Activities

Department of Medicine conducted following free medical camps in various rural and semi-urban areas. Dr. A. N. Gaikwad & Dr. Mrs. P. M. Diggikar conducts frequent camps & deliver Heath Talks for poor urban population & provide them with free services at our hospital

Blood Donation Camp

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Faculty & Residents of Department of Medicine conduct free medical camps in various rural and semi-urban areas & deliver Health talks Blood Donation Camp

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Year wise Research Publications