Team

Pankaj Mishra

Pankaj Mishra

Founder, CEO

Pankaj Mishra is the founder and chief executive officer. He is doctoral researcher at The University of Freiburg, Germany. He did his M. Pharm (Pharmaceutical Chemistry) from Indian Institute of Technology (BHU), Varanasi and B. Pharm from SBSPGI, Dehradun. He holds his passion for- bio-entrepreneurship, drug discovery, philately and numismatics and likes to connect with the people in different fields, discuss and get new insights about the future of bio-entrepreneurship and drug discovery.

Amal Shanker

Amal Shanker

Business Development Manager

Amal Shanker is MBA in Supply Chain Management and Finance from School of Business-Virginia Commonwealth University, USA and B. Pharm from DIPSAR, Delhi. He has worked as Senior Business Analyst for Boston Scientific and Virginia Community College System.

Tiash Saha

Tiash Saha

Editor

Tiash Saha is Masters in Science (Chemistry) from Chhatrapati Shahuji Maharaj University, India and in her previous position, she has worked as CSIR Network project fellow at Central Drug Research Institute, India. She is an accomplished researcher and writer in medicinal and synthetic chemistry. In general, she has developed a fervor of writing poems in childhood which has later turned into her passion of understanding and writing about new discoveries in scientific and medicinal field. She likes to adore nature in her leisure time.

Ankita Kaushal

Ankita Kaushal

Community Outreach Manager

Ankita Kaushal is currently a pharmacovigilance scientist at PAREXEL. She did her M. Pharm (Pharmaceutical Chemistry) from Indian Institute of Technology (BHU), Varanasi and B.Pharm from Government College of Pharmacy, Shimla. She was trainee officer at Mylan, Nashik and summer intern at Cipla Ltd, Baddi. Her avidness for social media and experience as a promoter and publicist for a musical band has brought her to Medgenera as Community Outreach Manager.

Abhishesh Mehata

Abhishesh Mehata

Journalist

Abhishesh is M. Pharm (Pharmaceutics) at Indian Institute of Technology (BHU), India and B. Pharm from Acharya & BM Reddy College of Pharmacy (RGUHS), Banglore, India. He is also actively involved in many social awareness programs.

Mousumi Chakraborty

Mousumi Chakraborty

Journalist

Mousumi is B.Tech in Industrial Biotechnology from Dr. MGR Educational and Research Institute, Chennai, India and M.Tech in Environment Biotechnology from Jadavpur University, India. She was research scholar at Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, India till January 2016. She is also actively involved in several social awareness program in India.

Shubham Bhaseen

Shubham Bhaseen

Growth & Community Manager

Shubham Bhaseen is B. Pharm student at Indian Institute of Technology (BHU), Varanasi; India. Along with being determined towards academic curriculum, Shubham owns a good managerial ability, he played a leading role as Publicity Head in SPIRIT’16. He has special interest in Sports, Virtual FPS games, and music. He is also involved in cultural activity like fashion shows.  At Medgenera, he is participating in the business development activities.

Misbah Haqani

Misbah Haqani

Guest Author

Misbah Haqani is a science student doing her bachelor’s from the University of Kashmir, Jammu and Kashmir. She call herself a deadline oriented person and aspire to become a great scientist. Earlier she wrote for Dial Kashmir-Kashmir at your fingerprints.

T V R Upendra

T V R Upendra

Guest Author

T V R Upendra is currently working as a Research Associate at Integral Biosciences Pvt. Ltd, India, associating himself in the research field of drug discovery and development. He did his M. Pharm (Pharmaceutical Chemistry) from Indian Institute of Technology (BHU), Varanasi and B. Pharm degree from Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad. He holds great interest in both science and spirituality. He is a passionate researcher as well as writer. Pathology, emerging trends in medicine and drug discovery, biology, neurosciences, psychology are some of his keen area of interest in Science. He likes to discuss and learn from all the pioneers as well as the potential pioneers. He loves to write and write and write!

Amol Kulkarni

Amol Kulkarni

Guest Author

Amol is a core Microbiologist working as a senior research associate at Wockhardt Research Center, Aurangabad, India. He is an experienced researcher in antibacterial drug discovery and have keen interest in the historical development of the understanding of diverse infections and their therapy. He did his masters in microbiology from SRTM university, Nanded, maharashtra, India. At Medgenera, he will write about science, scientists and innovations.

Digvijay Gahtory

Digvijay Gahtory

Guest Author

Digvijay Gahtory is currently a doctoral student at Wageningen university, The Netherlands. He completed his M.S. (Pharm) in Medicinal chemistry at National institute of pharmaceutical education and research (NIPER), Mohali in 2013. At present his research focusses on surface and material chemistry. Besides the former, he is an aficionados of history, politics and current affairs. Outside the academic sphere, he has a keen interest in Brazilian jiu-jitsu and Judo

Sheetal Arya Telukunta

Sheetal Arya Telukunta

Guest Author

Sheetal Arya Telukunta is Masters in Biotechnology from Kakatiya University, Warangal, India. She was an intern at the Department of Medical Microbiology, University Hospital of Freiburg. She also holds a Postgraduate Diploma in Bioinformatics from the Institute of Bioinformatics and Applied Biotechnology, Bangalore and was summer research fellow at Aristogene Biosciences Private Ltd, Bangalore. Currently she lives with her husband at Freiburg, Germany.