Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations

Conferences & Workshops Details

“Drug Regulatory Reforms in India”

Date: March 31, 2014
Le Meridien Hotel (Hall 2010-2020), New Delhi

Workshop Programme

10:00 am Registration, tea & coffee
10:15 am Welcome remarks by Dr Rajat Kathuria, Director & CE, ICRIER
10:25 am Inaugural address by Mr Arun Maira, Member, Planning Commission
10:45 am Background paper presentation
11:00 am Discussion 1 – Drug safety
(Moderator: Dr Sakthivel Selvaraj, Senior Public Health Specialist, PHFI)
12:30 pm Lunch
1:30 pm Discussion 2 – Good manufacturing practices and surveillance
(Moderator: Dr B R Jagashetty, Former Drug Controller, Govt. of Karnataka)
3:00 pm Tea & coffee break
3:15 pm Discussion 3 – Clinical trials and new drug approvals
(Moderator: Dr. Shubhashis Gangopadhyay, Research Director, IDF)
4:45 pm Tea & coffee break
5:00 pm Discussion 4 – Other relevant issues
(Moderator: Mr. Sudhanshu Pandey, Joint Secretary, Department of Commerce,
Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Govt. of India)
6:30 pm Vote of thanks by Dr Rajat Kathuria


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