Pharma Ratan Award


RDM organized First Pharma Ratan Award ceremony on December 23, 2016 at India International Center, New Delhi, India. Dr.G.N.Singh, Drug Controller General of India was invited as chief guest and Hon. Satish Garg, Head Income Tax Appellant Tribunal, Government of India was guest of honour. Many eminent personalities from India and foreign countries attended this gala gathering award ceremony and name of those personalities are Dr.Y.K.Gupa, Dean AIIMS, New Delhi, D.C.Jain, Chairman AKUMS (largest Pharma manufacturer in Asia), R.C.Juneja, Chairman Mankind(5th largest Pharma Company), Moin Don, Father of Pharmacovigilance, B.R.Sikri, President FOPE, S.H.Ansari, Ex-Vice Chancellor Jamia Hamdard, Advocate Sushant Mahapatra, CEO Macecorp, Shirish K.Dabhade, former ADC, Mumbai, Alihussain Pradhan, MD Moraph Pharma, Tanzania, Zota Healthcare Ltd, Ultra Drugs, Sanify Healthcare, Poonam Gupta, Dr.Neha Raheja, Ankit Raheja, Dr.Zeenat Iqbal, Wasif Khan & Vijay Bhatti, Shaikh Aamir and Harshit Gupta to name a few.


India TV covered this event and Pharma Ratan 2016 was telecast as national news. Pharma Ratan 2016 event was a mega successful event. This event opened the door for all stake holders on global arena. Zee Business invited Mohammad Shahbaz Alam after this successful event to represent pharma industry for pharma policy 2017 along with Minister of Chemical & Fertilizer, Government of India and CMD of Medanta Dr.Naresh Trehan on 21 August 2017.


RDM organized second Pharma Ratan award ceremony on November 26, 2017 at Hotel Crowne Plaza, Rohini, New Delhi. Chief Guest was Dr.Udit Raj, Member of Parliament, Government of India and Guest of Honour was Dr.Y.K.Gupta, Dean, AIIMS, New Delhi. Delegates from 14 countries attended the event and RDM had given honour and award to NHS-United Kingdom, Novartis-Singapore, ArisGlobal, Alhail University-Saudi Arabia, Moraph Pharma-Tanzania, Zota Healthcare, Ultra Drugs, Sanjeevani Biotech, Sanify Healthcare, Concern Pharma, Zydus Cadila, Bioneeds, Pragati Engineers, Ozone Healthcare, D.I, ADC, DDC of CDSCO, State Drug Controller officers, FSSAI & AYUSH officers. Banrus Hindu University, Delhi University, Jamia Hamdard, JLN Hospital-AMU, DIPSRU, GJU-Hissar, B.S Anargpuria Institute of Pharmacy,  Pharmacy Council of India, GCS, Medical College & Hospitals-Ahmedabad-Gujarat and Apollo Hospital-New Delhi.


There was four panel discussions in Pharma Ratan 2017 namely challenges in pharma export, chaired by Mohammad Shahbaz Alam, Dr.A.Ramakrishnan, Deputy Drug Controller of India, Dr.Ajay Sachan, Assistant Drug Controller of India, Haider Ali Sayed, CEO of Hiral Labs Ltd, Sandeep Bhargava, CEO Sanjeevani Biotech, Alihussain Pradhan, MD of Moraph, Tanzania and Moxesh Zota, MD Zota Healthcare Ltd.


Second panel discussion was on education reform in pharma domain chaired by Prof.Zeenat Iqbal, Jamia Hamdard, Prof.B.Mishra, BHU, Prof.S.H.Ansari, Ex.VC Jamia Hamdard, Sandeep Arora, CEO Ultra Drugs, Prof.Shailender Sarof, Vice Chairman, IPC, Prof.S.K.Singh, GJU, Hissar, Prof.R.K.Khar, Principal B.S.Anagpuria.


Third panel discussion was on Drug Safety system chaired by Dr.Vivek Ahuja, V.P Global Pharmacovigilance, ArisGlobal, Dr.Thamir Alshamri, Dean Alhail University, Saudi Arabia, Dr.Wasif Khan, Assistant Director PharmaLex, Rajindra K.Kasi, G.M Global Pharmacovigilance, Zydus Cadila, Dr.Sayed Ziur Rahman, Superintendent, AMU.


Last and the most important panel discussion was on evolving partnership models in India Pharma industry chaired by Shazli Ahmad Khan, Head Business Development & Licensing Authority, Asia Pacific, Novartis Singapore, Dr.Harvinder Popli, Principal and dean DPSRU, Vijay Dahiya, Director and Licensing head, Cipla and Sachit Nanda, Head Commercial Novartis India.


Year over year Pharma Ratan ceremony gaining momentum. According to Viranchi Shah, Chairman of IDMA, Gujarat wing, Pharma Ratan is the best award of pharma industry. According to D.C Jain, Chairman Akums, Pharma Ratan opened the door for new opportunity for everyone. According to Dr. Dinesh Dua, President Pharmexcil, Government of India, Pharma Ratan is the only platform where all stake holders including regulators enjoy evening like Bollywood Award Ceremony. Dr.Thamir, Director Pharmacovigilance Saudi Arabia was not aware that India is super power in producing global standard quality medicine. Alihussain, MD Moraph, Tanzania shared happily that there is no match of Indian medicine. Lake Ram Odit , CEO of Citi Pharmaceuticals, Guyana given remarkable comments that Pharma Ratan Award Ceremony is the best platform to grow business.


RDM organized third Pharma Ratan award ceremony on November 26, 2018 at Hotel Crowne Plaza, Rohini, New Delhi. Delegates from 30 countries attended the event and RDM given honour and award to international and national celebrities of pharma industry. National and international renowned celebrities made this gala gathering Pharma Ratan Award ceremony a memorable moment. Chief guest Dr.Dinesh Dua, Chairman Pharmexcil, Government of India lured the heart of everyone present there and he gave 2 hours long speech. Guest of honour D.C Jain, Chairman Akums (Largest Manufacturer in Asia) shared mantra of success in business.


Mantra of success in export and fixed dose combination were hot topics of discussion. Panel discussion was chaired by Hon.Moin Don, CEO PVCon and Dr.Zeenat Iqbal, Prof.Jamia Hamdard. New faces and young generation came forward and shared their experience of managing organization namely Surbhi Sachin, Abhinav Bhargava, Moxesh Zota, Ankit Sharma, Saurabh Sighal, Sachin Kamble to name a few.


Dr.Dinesh Dua received Pharma Ratan Universe, D.C.Jain bestowed with Pharma Ratan Asia, Alihussain Pradhan awarded with Pharma Ratan Africa, Lake Ram Odit awarded with Pharma Ratan Guyana, Pharma Ratan United Kingdom to Dhiraj Kumar, Pharma Ratan Europe to Mansi Dholakia, Pharma Arab to Dr.Abad, Pharma Ratan India to Ketan Zota, Pharma Ratan Myanmar to Than Win, Pharma Ratan Oman to S.M.Kazmi, Pharma Ratan Nepal to C.B.Gurung and Pharma Ratan New Zealand to Dr.Amr Mirza.


Debut exporter to Ultra Drugs, Best Manufacture gone to Mascot, Best Exporter to Consern, , Sanify Healthcare to Debut Exporter, Yogesh Singla to Exemplary Manufacturer, Vedant Maheshwari to leading exporter.  Lifetime Pharma Ratan Award gone to Dr.H.G.Koshia, K.S.Mehta, Shirish K.Dabhade, Adv.Sushant Mahapatra, Rajeev Verma and Prof.Shailender Sarof.


Pharma Ratan Bestowed to eminent regulators namely Dr.Puranlal Sahu, Director, National DOPE Testing Laboratory Government of India, A. K. NASA, Assit. Drug Controller Delhi, Ankit Sharma, ADC, CDSCO, P.K.Mattu, Joint FDA Commissioner, Punjab, Sumant K Tiwari, DY Director FDA, Jharkhand, R.P Chaudhary, Maharashtra.


ZEE Business awarded with best media house for Pharma & Healthcare coverage, Honourary award bestowed to Viranchi Shah, Chairman IDMA, Gujarat, Rakesh Bhateja, Punjab, P B.N.Prasad, DDC (I), West Zone, Anil Johri, CEO, NABCB, Poonam Gupta, Director, Octa Lifesciences, Saurabh Singhal, Africa Advisors, Dr.Pradeep Dua, AYUSH, New Delhi, Government of India, KVC Chakrapani, Tamil Nadu.


Young Achiever award given to Dr.Maroof Khan, Director, Nanos Medicare, Abhinav Bhargav, Director, Sanjeevani Biotech (Exim), Girish Kheterpal, Director, True worth Healthcare, Rakesh Saini, GSK, Vikas Vashisht, Abbott India, Dr. BKS Sathe, Principal, IDP, Wardha, Dr.Ruchi Tyagi, Scientist, Sri Ram Institute & Research, Shivani Mishra & Prianka Sharma, PhD Scholar, BHU, Sheetal V.Chandan, Pharmacist, KEM Hosp, Mumbai, Dr.Priti Tagade, Ass.Professor, Bhabha University, Bhopal, M.P, Dr.Shariq Sayed, Dean, AIKTC School of pharmacy, Dr.Debapriya Garabadu, Ass.Prof,GLA University, Dr.Sidharth Mehan, Ass.Professor ISF, Moga.


RDM has successfully organised series of three Pharma Ratan Award ceremonies and given recognition to global pharma stakeholders for their valuable contribution towards society. RDM has connected more than 30 countries. This time all pharmaceutical manufacturers association namely IDMA, FOPE, IPA, OPPI, CIPI, regulators associations such as AIDCOC, IPC and American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists are invited in advance along with all pharma stakeholders from across the world.