Prof. (Dr.) Vimal Kumar, M. Pharm, Ph.D. is working as a Principal at ITM School of Pharmacy. He is having more than 22 years of teaching, research and administrative experience. He served as a Professor & Head at Institute of Pharmacy, Nirma University, Ahmedabad. He did his M. Pharm from Dr. H. S. Gour Central University, Sagar (M.P.) and Ph.D. from Gujarat University, Ahmedabad. He has published more than 70 research and review papers in various National and International journals. He has been nominated as a member of editorial board and advisory board of more ten National and International Journals including The Pharma Review , Arabian Journal of Chemistry Published by Elsevier, Associate Editor of Journal “The Pharmacist”, Executive Editor of “International Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences & Research & Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Pharmacy, Pharmacology & Pharmacognosy (JPPP).
He is working in the area of Herbal Technology, Pharmacognosy, Medicinal Plant Biotechnology and Phytopharmacology of Anti-Asthmatic Herbal Drugs. He has received financial assistance under the Sci-Tech Project Scheme and also Minor Research Project from GUJCOST, Gandhinagar. He has also received financial assistance from DST, DBT, DRDO, ICMR, AICTE and GUJCOST etc. for organizing National & International conferences, seminars and workshops. He is a recognized Ph. D. Guide of Nirma University. He has guided 3 students for their Ph.D. & currently 6 students are pursuing theirs Ph.D. under his guidance. He is a life member of various professional societies like APTI, IPGA, IPA, IPS, ISP and Society of Pharmacovigilence, India. He has coordinated two international conferences, three national conferences and two short term training programs (STTPs). He has delivered more than 36 guests, plenary lecture and invited lecture in various seminars, STTPs, AICTE Sponsored SDPs, FDPs workshops, National and International conferences. He has also chaired the scientific session of various National and International conferences. Presently he is also providing his services to Indian Society of Pharmacognosy as a National Joint Secretary.