Dr. R. Ahmad
My name is Dr. R. Ahmad I have done MBBS, MD
(Pharmacology) and diploma in child health (DCH) from
Jawaharlal Nehru medical college Aligarh Muslim university,
Aligarh, UP and also worked there as senior resident and assistant
professor for eight years, I joined as associate professor in 2014 at
HIMSR, Jamia Hamdard, New Delhi, and established the
department and recently college has got recognition. At present I
am working in the same college as professor of pharmacology.
I worked for five years in problem based learning system with the
faculty from Queen’s university Ontario, Canada and Maastricht
This practical book apart from covering all the topics recently introduced by medical council
of India (MCI gazzet-2017) focusses more on problem based learning in pharmacology,
Antimicrobial stewardship programme, concept and practice of P-drug and
pharmacovigilance which is the need of hour.
Pharmacon ———– Drug Logos. —————— Science.
Pharmacology is defined as studies in the interactions between living system and various
substances (both exogenous & endogenous)
Living system: whole living being (man/animal/plant) or part of living being (isolated
tissue of animal)
Interaction comprise pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic.