Mr. Suresh Kumar

Assistant Professor
Pharmacognosy


Professional Biography

Suresh Kumar is an expert in the area of quality control, phytochemical screening of natural resources and stability study of natural drugs with a background in pharmacognosy and phytochemistry. He has taught these subjects for nearly 11 years at Guru Gobind Singh College of Pharmacy, Yamunanagar, Lord Shiva College of Pharmacy, Sirsa, and at G D Goenka University, Gurgaon, Haryana.

Prior to taking up the current role in 2018, Suresh Kumar served as an Assistant Professor (Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry) at Lord Shiva College of Pharmacy.

He earned his PhD from I.K. Gujral Punjab Technical University, Jalandhar, Punjab; M.Pharmacy (Pharmacognosy) from JSS College of Pharmacy affiliated to Dr. M.G.R. Medical University, Chennai; and B. Pharmacy from Guru Jambheshwar University of Sciences and Technology, Hisar, Haryana.

Publications (from 2015)

​‘Fumariaparviflora Lam. (Fumitory): A traditional herbal medicine with modern evidence’, Asian Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology, 3(6). (​Kumar,S., Kamboj, A.,and Sharma, A. K.,2017), pp. 200-207.

​‘Pharmacognostic standardization of root, stem, leaf and fruit of Fumariaparviflora Lam. (Fumariaceae)’, Asian Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology, 4(2). (​Kumar, S., Kamboj, A., and Sharma, A. K., 2018), pp. 238-244.

​‘Antioxidant evaluation of ethanolic extract of Fumariaparviflora Lam. obtained from root, stem, leaf and fruit and measurement of their total Phenols and flavonoids’, The Pharma Innovation Journal, 7(4). (​Kumar,S., Kamboj, A., and Sharma, A. K.,2018), pp. 577-579.

Research Monographs, Books and Book Chapters

‘Quality control methods for herbal medicines’, In: Dutt, R., Keservani, R.K. Sharma, A.K., and Garg, V., (Eds) (In Print),, Promising Drug Molecules of Natural Origin, Apple Academic Press, New Jersey, USA. (Sharma D, Kumar S. and Thakur S.K., 2020).

Current Research

Identification and development of anti-hepatoprotective agents from natural sources.