Dr. Prasanta Kumar Sarkar   


    Designation: Professor

    Department/Institute/University: J. B. Roy State Ayurvedic Medical College & Hospital, 170-172, Raja Dinendra Street, Kolkata- 700004, West Bengal


    Academic Qualifications:

    Examination Board / University Year
    B.A.M.S. University of Calcutta 1999
    M.D. (Ayurveda) Gujarat Ayurved University 2005
    Ph.D. Gujarat Ayurved University 2009


    Position and Employment:

    Sl. No. Institution Position From (Date) To (Date)
    01. J. B. Roy State Ayurvedic Medical College & Hospital Professor 22/11/2018 Till date
    02. West Bengal State Medicinal Plants Board Director (I/C) 02/05/2014 Till date
    03. Directorate of ISM Drug Control Director (I/C) 02/05/2014 31/06/2015
    04. Directorate of ISM Drug Control Dy. Director (I/C) 26/11/2011 01/05/2014



    Two times recipient of Best Research Awards from Indian Drugs Manufacturing Association (IDMA) in the year 2007 and 2012.


    Research papers: 40 (Forty)                                                   Books: 01 (One)

    Research Support

    Sl. No. Title of Project Funding agency
    01. Identification of genomic correlates of Prakriti in healthy individuals from East Indian population of West Bengal CSIR
    02. Assessment of  production potentiality of secondary metabolites of some important medicinal plants under changed climatic condition in two important agroclimatic zones of  West Bengal NMPB


    Research interest:

    Characterization and evaluation of nanoparticles in the Bhasma.

    Searching for solution of heavy metals and arsenic hazards.

    Ayurvedic drug design and development for diseases.