Dr. Poonam obtained her B. Pharmacy and M. Pharmacy (Pharmaceutical Chemistry) degrees from Panjab University, Chandigarh, India and Ph.D. (Pharmaceutical Chemistry) in 2011 from the same institute. She is currently working as Assistant Professor at GHG Khalsa College of Pharmacy, Gurusar Sadhar, Ludhiana, Punjab. She has an experience of more than 10 years in teaching and research. Her major areas of research are cyclodextrin complexation studies of pharmaceutical drugs, polymorph/solvatomorph studies and design and synthesis of cocrystals and eutectic mixtures. Her research work has been credited with 2 national patents, 30 research and review articles in peer-reviewed national and international journals. Besides this, she has one book and two book chapters to her credit. She was awarded best poster award in 62nd Indian Pharmaceutical Congress held in Manipal, India in December 2010. She has guided eight M. Pharmacy research students and two research scholars are enrolled under her for Ph.D. studies.