Aufau International Award 2016 | Young Scientist | Pharmacology and Toxicology

Dr. D. Sivaraman Ph.D.


Sathyabama University


Dr.D.Sivaraman is a Pharmacologist who received his Ph.D from The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University in the field of Neuropharmacology. He is currently serving as a distinguished Scientist at the research and development unit of Sathyabama University, Chennai. Dr.D.Sivarman is a recognized expert on Toxicological and Pharmacological profiling of synthetic molecule, new drug entities, herbs and other AYUSH formulations in selective preclinical animal models. He is accomplished researcher in neurodegenerative disorders. Having excellent skills in Experimental Pharmacology, Animal research, In vivo, In vitro and In silico screening models for the evaluation of safety and efficacy of investigational molecules. Further, his expertise widely covers Alzheimer’s research, Molecular biology, Novel Drug Delivery Systems and Phytomedicine. As a passionate researcher so far he has published more than 38 research publications in various international peer reviewed journals including two book publications in the field of Alzheimer’s disease and ulcer research. He is a reviewer and editorial board member of many National and International Journals. Dr.D.Sivaraman is a life member of various professional bodies like Indian Pharmacological Society, Laboratory Animal Scientist Association of India, Indian Pharmacists Association, Asian Council of Science Editors and Tamil Nadu state Pharmacy Council. In 2015 he received the most prestigious Dr.A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Young Scientist Award. In 2013 he received Motivation of Excellence Award from Governor of Tamil Nadu and in the same year he has received the Dhronachariya Award from Rotary club of ERA, Chennai. In 2012 he received the highest blood donor award from the Indian Red Cross society.