12th - 13th
October 2018
9:00 AM

Krupanidhi College of Pharmacy

Krupanidhi College of Pharmacy (NAAC A accredited) was established in 1985, and continues its pursuit of creating the "Perfect Pharmacists". KCP is located in Bangalore city, near Carmelaram railway station in a lush 11 acres green campus. The institute is home to 18 highly equipped and advanced laboratories which add to its research calibre.

About The Conference

The professional synergies between Krupanidhi College of Pharmacy, Indian Society for Clinical Research (ISCR) and Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences (RGUHS) has resulted in Krupacon 2018.

Clinical Research is a cross functional domain which requires collaboration of the expertise in facets of clinical research ideologies amongst all individuals who aspire to navigate and grow in this area. The Global Clinical Trial Market is on an upward trajectory.

As per a Pew Research finding the globalization of clinical trials driven by technical breakthroughs in technology and development of new treatment possibilities, the clinical trials domain is expected to grow from US $ 40.0 billion in 2016 to 65.2 billion by 2025. With such exiting prospects there is an urgent need equip all the aspirants and stakeholders with the update, as and when it happens in the clinical research domain.

Krupacon 2018 has best expert who are the movers and shakers of the clinical trial industry.

Krupacon 2018 is conceived to deliver the big picture of the clinical trial industry, its current trends, tribulations and opportunities for aspirants as well as seasoned professionals, we invite delegates from:

  • Life Sciences - Medical, Dental, AYUSH, Pharmacy, Public Health, Nursing and allied Life Science students and academicians
  • Stakeholders from Pharmaceutical Industries, Contract Research Organizations, Research Institutes, IEC or IRB members, Clinical Trial site staff
  • Healthcare Research Professionals and aspirants from Hospitals, Government organizations, Not for Profit Organizations

About Organisers

In Technical Association with

The Indian Society for Clinical Research (ISCR) is an association of Indian Clinical Research professionals registered under the Societies Registration Act (1860). The Society brings together all those who are engaged in clinical research activities in India and provides a forum for exchange of information and learning. ISCR aims to build awareness of clinical research as a specialty in India and to facilitate its growth in the country while helping to evolve the highest standards of quality and ethics.

In Collaboration with

RGUHS, Karnataka, a premier Health Science University in India was established on 1st June 1996 at Bangalore by the Govt. of Karnataka through its enactment of Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka Act 1994 to encompass all the existing health science colleges and institutions which were earlier affiliated to the conventional universities in Karnataka with a purpose of ensuring proper and systematic instruction, teaching, training and research in modern and Indian systems of medicine.

In association with

Call for Research Abstract

Krupacon 2018 has great pleasure in inviting the delegates to submit significant findings of their original work for poster format in Medical, AYUSH, Pharmacy, Nursing, Masters in Public Health and Allied Health Sciences researcher in any of the following tracks:

  • Track 1. Clinical Pharmacology/ Epidemiology/Pharmacoepidemiological Studies
  • Track 2. Drug Safety/Medical-medications errors
  • Track 3. Public Health/Allied Health Research
  • Track 4. Formulation & Development/ Quality Assurance/ Regulatory
  • Track 5. Pre-Clinical Studies - Pharmaceutical Chemistry/ Pharmacognosy/ Pharmacology

Unique Case Studies with in-depth investigations of a single patient, group, event or community also considered for the presentation under the theme Track 1 and Track 2

The submission of Abstract: Before 29 Sept 2018

Review and Acceptance of Abstract: 3rd Oct 2018

The best research presentation from each track will be awarded with spacial certificate and cash prize of Rs.3000/-

Abstract Submission Guidelines

The organizers of KrupaCon Pharma 2018 are overwhelmed to announce that the registrations reached house full at a very early stage due to which we had to close the registrations in advance due to limited seating capacity.

We are grateful to all the registrants for their support and apologize to those who could not register for the conference this year. However, the number of queries we receive for re-opening the registration and poster session is high each day. Thus, upon the increased interest and request from students and faculties across India, we have decided to open EXCLUSIVE POSTER PRESENTATION SESSION on 13 th October 2018.

Fee: Rs 800/- (Eight hundred rupees only)


  • Conference Kit Bag
  • Lunch for the poster presenters

The registration for this EXCLUSIVE POSTER PRESENTATION SESSION will start from 1 st – 2 nd Oct 2018.


Name of the Bank:

Yes Bank

Name of the Branch:


Account Number:


Type of Account:

Saving Bank

IFSC Code:


Name of the account holder:

Krupanidhi College of Pharmacy

Abstract Submission:

Please submit your abstracts as a doc/docx(ms word) file to krupacon.poster@gmail.com in the following format along with screenshot of the payment:

Email :
Transaction Ref No:
Abstract Title:


  • Abstracts for this session will not be accepted before or after the mentioned dates.
  • Entry into the conference hall is not allowed.

Word Limit: Not more than 400 words. Abstracts should be uploaded from the conference website as a doc/docx(ms word) file

Principal author registering for this event will be allowed to present the work.

Scientific materials presented must not have been submitted for publication at the time of abstract submission or presented at a scientific meeting before.

  • Body: 12 TIMES NEW ROMAN Justified

Poster Presentation

  • The dimensions of the poster should be 1 x 1.5 meter.
  • Presenting author should be denoted with an asterisk (*).
  • Prior to putting up your posters identify the poster with the code assigned to you
  • For sake of neutrality the authors should not have their affiliations or titles in the acknowledgement
  • For ethical concerns, we request you not to disclose any proprietary data on your poster presentation.
  • Please bring a copy of Ethical committee approval of your work when you come for the presentation (if applicable)
  • Venue: For any queries contact the help desk

Responsibilities of the delegate

  • Please be at your assigned station 15 - 30 minutes prior to the start of the poster session. The poster should be attended to by the presenting author throughout the poster session.
  • Wear Identification card at all times throughout the conference.
  • The delegates are expected to conduct themselves with scientific probity and decorum.
  • Certificates of Participation will be only given at the end of the conference.
  • Please verify the your name, affiliation and your participation details immediately after getting it.
  • Your certificates will be made based on the data entered by you on the conference webpage, no requests for changes in names, affiliation and authorship will be entertained.

Resource Persons

Inaugural Address by

Dr. B.Suresh

President - Pharmacy Council of India
Vice Chancellor, JSS University, Mysuru, India

Key Note Speakers

Prof. James F Jordan,

Carnegie Mellon University,President & CEO Pittsburgh Life sciences Greenhouse, PA, USA

Kothandaraman Sridharan

CEO - CleverInsight, Mindshare Learning Centre Former CEO - Mphasis-BFL Indian Institute of Science / Stanford University


Panel Discussion

Day 1

Collaborative Research & Innovation: Good practices & funding opportunities

Day 2

Career opportunities in clinical research & associated fields in Industry

Registration details

Registration Fee



Industry Persons

Early bird registration before Sept 20, 2018

Rs. 600/-

Rs. 800/-

Rs. 1000/-

Registration before Oct 5th, 2018

Rs. 1000/-

Rs. 1200/-

Rs. 1500/-

Spot registration (No seats)

Rs. 1300/-

Rs. 1500/-

Rs. 2000/-

International Delegates

USD 20

USD 30

USD 50

Organising Committee



(Chairman Krupanidhi Group of Institutions)


Dr. Ramesh Jagannathan

MBBS MD Chair - South Chapter, Indian Society for Clinical Research (ISCR)

Mr. Anirban Roy Chowdhury

Chair - Ethics Council,Indian Society for Clinical Research (ISCR)

Prof. Dr. M.D. Karvekar

Director, Academics, KCP
Executive Committee Member
Pharmacy Council of India (PCI)
Member - Drug Technical Advisory Board (CDSCO)

Prof. Prakash V. Mallya

Center for Pharmaceutical Professional
Advancement (CPPA), KCP


  • Mrs. Geetha Nagpal, Vice-Chairperson, KET.
  • Prof. Sunil Samson Dhamanigi, Secretary, KET.
  • Ms. Neha Nagpal, Executive Director, KGI.
  • Mr. Akash Nagpal, Executive Director, KET.
  • Dr. Sam Paul Isaac, Director, KGI.
  • Prof. Narendra, Campus Registrar, KCP


  • Dr. Amit Kumar Das


  • Prof. Rajeswari Ramasamy


  • Dr. Riju Pathak
  • Dr. Trushitkumar B Patel


  • Mr. Anirban Roy Chowdhury
  • Prof. Thomas L. Joseph
  • Prof. Jasmine Joseph
  • Prof. Chandramouli R.
  • Prof. S. V. Rajendra
  • Prof. Mahesh N.M.
  • Prof. Arshad Bashir Khan


The participants of the KRUPACON PHARMA 2018 conference can benefit the pre-arranged reduced accommodation cost during the conference existence. Further information is provided below:



Sharing Type

Accommodation Cost (per person per day)

Room Category



Rs. 400

Non AC



Rs. 600

Non AC



Rs. 1500

Non AC



Rs. 2000


Note :

  • Paying guest & Hotel accommodations are subject to availability (first come,first served basis).
  • All booking for accommodation must be submitted by September 30, 2018.
  • Full payment to be made towards the accommodation.
  • Cancellation and refund policy as per the prevailing condition of hotels.

Any accommodation related queries, please contact:

Dr. V. Gnanavel
Mob: +91 9843454530
E- mail: gvelplus@gmail.com
Account Details: V. Gnanavel. Savings Account No. 603601534527 ICICI Bank, IFSC: ICIC0006150, Tiruvalam Branch, Vellore, Tamil Nadu,


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