A Tribute to Professor Saranjit Singh - A Critical Thinker, Innovator, Mentor, and Educator

Mayur K. Ladumor, Amrit Paudel, Dattatray Modhave, Sheena Sharma, Ankit Balhara, Dilip K. Singh, Manikandan Ramalingam, Ravi Shah, Surapuraju Pavankumarraju, Moolchand Kurmi, T. Thanga Mariappan*, Hemant Bhutani, Bhagwat Prasad

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This commentary presents contributions and accomplishments of Professor Saranjit Singh, National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research (NIPER), SAS Nagar, India, to pharmaceutical research and education. Prof. Singh completed his successful tenure in October 2021. Over his 40+ years of illustrious academic career, he trained 147 Masters and 15 PhD students in the fields of drug stability testing, degradation chemistry, impurity and metabolite characterization, and advanced analytical technologies. He has published ∼250 research articles, reviews, editorials, patent, book, and book chapters, and received numerous awards, including the Professor M.L. Khorana Memorial Lecture Award from the Indian Pharmaceutical Association (IPA) and the Outstanding Analyst and Eminent Analyst awards from the Indian Drug Manufacturers' Association (IDMA). This commentary highlights Prof. Singh's inspiring personal and renowned professional journey, including early life, education, career, accomplishments, as well as his services to academia, industry, and regulatory. By sharing the contributions and accomplishments of Prof. Singh, we strongly believe that his story will inspire the next generation of scientists to continue his legacy to advance the field.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1224-1231
Number of pages8
JournalJournal of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - May 2022

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pharmaceutical Science


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