Suriyaprakash TNK

Kerala University of Health Sciences

TNK Suriyaprakash is a proud alumnus of Madurai Medical College, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, for BPharm, and Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani, (BITS Pilani), Rajasthan, for MPharm. He was awarded his PhD in Pharmaceutical Technology by the Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University, Chennai. He has published nearly 50 original research and review papers in reputed journals and authored 2 books, edited 3 books and has written 12 book chapters published in Elsevier, IGI Global, and IntechOpen publishers. Two of his research works have been published by the Indian Patent Office, Chennai. Book chapters entitled 'Extraction of Drug from the Biological Matrix: A Review,” and 'Biopharmaceutics and Pharmacokinetics”, of Intech Publication, have been downloaded more than 25,000 times worldwide. To his credit he has received the equivalent of 50,000 USD in research grants from various funding agencies. During his tenure as principal, the Al Shifa College of Pharmacy was recognized as a top-ranked college for the past three years in Kerala State by Ministry of Human Resource Department, New Delhi, under National Institutional Ranking Network (NIRF).