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Dr Priya Rao

Dr. Priya Rao completed her B.Pharm & M.Pharm from prestigious Manipal College of Pharmaceutical Sciences and has over 18 years of experience in academia. She has been instrumental in bringing about industry academia interactions with an aim to change the face of Pharma education. In her career spanning over 18 years she has worked in various capacities such as Dean of Lifesciences, Director of research. 

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At present she is the principal at Pravara Rural College of Pharmacy, Maharashtra as well as is instrumental in nurturing alumni relations as the Director of Alumni relations for the entire Pravara group which has alumni strength of over 1.28 Lacs.

Dr. Priya Rao completed her B.Pharm & M.Pharm from prestigious Manipal College of Pharmaceutical Sciences and has over 18 years of experience in academia. She has been instrumental in bringing about industry academia interactions with an aim to change the face of Pharma education. In her career spanning over 18 years she has worked in various capacities such as Dean of Lifesciences, Director of research. At present she is the principal at Pravara Rural College of Pharmacy, Maharashtra as well as is instrumental in nurturing alumni relations as the Director of Alumni relations for the entire Pravara group which has alumni strength of over 1.28 Lacs. In addition to her role as an academician, she is also a trained neurolinguistic programming practitioner, Life coach, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Coach & Manifestation practitioner. She also has a D.Litt award to her credit. She has over 30 publications in reputed National & International Journals as well as presentations at various seminars/conferences.

Dr. Priya Rao specializes in Pharmacognosy & Phytochemistry. Her main areas of interest are Standardization of herbal medicines, Medicinal Plant Biotechnology and Phytochemical evaluation. She has avid interest in nutrition science and has strived hard to advocate good nutrition practices in academia.

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