Bharathiar University organises national symposium on “Herbal Drug Research”

Bharathiar University organises national symposium on “Herbal Drug Research”

The Department of Botany of Bharathiar University will organise a national symposium on “Herbal Drug Research” on September 25 and 26.

According to a release from the university, W. Selvamurthy, Distinguished Scientist and Chief Controller, R&D, Defence Research and Development Organisation, will inaugurate the symposium.

Vice-Chancellor G. Thiruvasagam will preside and A. Ramachandran, Director, Centre for Climate Change and Adaptation, Anna University, will deliver the keynote address.

Innovations

The symposium will serve as a platform to share research achievements and innovations in herbal science, developments in herbal drugs and ethical and safety issues concerning herbal drugs, the release adds.

Strategic Plans

The outcome of the symposium is expected to be helpful in evolving strategic Plans and Programs towards promotion of herbal Science Rresearch.