Profile of the Members

Chairman -Clinician:

Dr. Akshay Parikh. A medical graduate M.B.,B.S. (1980), M.D. in Internal Medicine (1983), F.C.P.S. Internal Medicine (1983), (Pharmacology). Faculty member in Medicine, Grant Medical College, affiliated to Mumbai University (2- years), Specialist in Medicine, M.G.M. Hospital (teaching Hospital, affiliated to Nagpur University) Bombay (2-years), Medical Advisor, Cadila Labs. Ltd, Gujarat, India (9-yers), Head Medical Dept., Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India (4-years), Head Medical Dept., Alembic Ltd, Baroda, Gujarat, India (7-Years). More than 25 years as medical director and medical services. Life member of “The Association of Physicians of Ahmedabad” and Life member of The Indian Academy of Geriatrics”.


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001, Aradhya Apartments,

Upanish Complex, Under New Shreyas Flyover,

Ambawadi,  Ahmedabad 380 015.

Telephones: 09327924927, 079-2646 0930

Pharmaceutical Technologist & Co-Chairperson & Member-Secretary

Mrs. Sanchita Mitra. B.Sc. (Biotechnology), M. A. (Ethics), Possesses more than 18 years experience of clinical research including bioequivalence studies in pharmaceutical industry.  Presently, Director, ACEAS College of Engineering & Advanced Studies (ACEAS). 001, Aradhya Apartments, Under Shreyas   Flyover, Ahmedabad 380 015.  Mobile: 09327924927.


Dr. Shashank R. Shah,. M.B.B.S. (1992), M.D. (1997) Engaged in active practice of Radiodiagnosis in Astha multispecialty hospital as a full time consultant radiologist. The hospital has facility of digital X-ray, USG, Doppler and CT Scan. Radiologist for the last 20 years experience. Life time membership in Indian Medical Association [IMA], Indian Radiological and Imaging Association.

Dr. Anuj Kumar Jain,. M.B.B.S. (2006), M.S. (2012), M.B.A. IN Hospital Administration & Health Management (2017), vast experience in treatment & management of Renal & Bladder Cancer. Trained in male Infertility & Surgical –Endoscopy procedure. Thesis & Research in Diabetes & its Surgical Complication. Currently working as a consultant Urologist at Narayana Multispecialty Hospital, Ahmedabad.

Pharmaceutical Scientist:

Dr.Parag Bhattacharya, M.B.B.S. (1984) M. D. (1992), Presently holds the positions of General Manager – Medical Services Department, Intas Pharmaceuticals Limited. Assistant Professor in Pharmacology –Govt. Medical College, Rajkot, Gujarat, India, Tutor in Pharmacology –Govt. Medical College, Vadodara, Gujrat, India. more than 19  years experience in the Pharmaceutical Industry and Academic (teaching in Medical colleges) 12 years experience..

Dr. Harsh M. Joshi, M.B.,B.S. (2007) and  M.D. (Pharmacology,2013).  Junior Lecturer, Department of Pharmacology, Smt. N.H.L. Municipal Medical college,  Seth V. S. Hospital, Ellis Bridge,  Ahmedabad-380006, Gujarat. Life member of Indian Pharmacological Society-National, Gujarat chapter and Ahmedabad – Gandhinagar chapter and Amt. NHL MMC alumni association, Ahmedabad.

Social Scientist:

Dr.Swapna D. Biswas. M. A. (Social Science, 1977) and Ph.D. (Sociology, 1983). Worked as a  Social Scientist in the department of Social Science, Sardar Patel University for 10 years. Associated with Baroda Citizen’s Council since 1997. Actively involved in the welfare and rehabilitation of street children. Played a key role in the formation of NGO Forum for Child Rights, Vadodara, under support from UNICEF. She is a member of Gujarat Rajya Shastra Mandal and the Founder Director  of an NGO, “Abhiyan”,  which is involved in the welfare and rehabilitation of people who are underprivileged  in terms of  health and education.

Legal Expert:

Mr.Ratilal G. Koshti . B.A (1978), L.L.B. (1981), She has been successfully   working in the conduct of the matters of Debt Recovery Tribunal, Gujarat Revenue Tribunal, Charity Commissioner Tribunal. Practicing City Civil Courts, Sesions Court, Metropolitan Court, Sessions Court. Possesses more than 36 years  experience in the practice of law.

Mrs. Kalpana D. Oza, B.A (1990), L.L.B. (1991), She has been successfully   working in the conduct of the matters of Debt Recovery Tribunal, Gujarat Revenue Tribunal, Charity Commissioner Tribunal. Practicing City Civil Courts, Sesions Court. Possesses more than 26 years experience in the practice of law and Notary.

Management Expert:

Dr. Yogeshwar Prasad Kosta .B.Sc.(1989) and S C P M, (professional certification), Presently working as Vice Chancellor of Marwadi University, Marwadi Education Foundation, private trust affiliated to Gujarat Technological University, Gandhinagar, Gujarat, director Technical Campus (5-years), Charotar Institute of Technology, Changa, associate professor of EC & I/C principal (6-years), Space Application Center (ISRO), Scientist/Engineer, Design and development of INSAT satellites series – Scientific and Technical (8-years). Member Board of Studies at various Universities in Communication, IT and Computer Engg. Branches (UG), Expert member AICTE (Central Region), Ministry of Human Resources.

Mrs. Nisha S. Soni,  An educated and intelligent woman of 45 years age. Happy homemaker and mother of 2 growing children, fully conversant with societal affairs, including medical facilities  and care available in the country. Willing to speak for the welfare of the members of the community.

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