Inseya Bagasrawala, Ph.D.

Inseyah Bagasrawala, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Associate

Bar Harbor, ME

Primary interest: Preclinical Pharmacology for Neuromuscular Disease with a focus on drug discovery and pharmacodynamics.

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Education and experience

The University of Connecticut Health, Farmington, CT

Ph.D., Biomedical Sciences (Neuroscience)
Thesis: The role of NMDA receptors in human cortical development
Advisor: Nada Zecevic, M.D., Ph.D.

The University of Mumbai, Mithibai College, Mumbai, India

M.Sc., Biotechnology (Drug Delivery Systems)
Dissertation: Design, characterization and formulation of micro-particles as drug delivery systems.
Advisor: Dilip Kamath, Ph.D.
Awards: 

  • Endowment Prize for 1st place in M.Sc. 
  • Best Dissertation
  • CSIR-UGC NET

The University of Mumbai, S.I.E.S. College, Mumbai, India

B.Sc., Microbiology (Medical and Industrial) and Chemistry (Drug Synthesis)
Internships:

  • National Institute of Immunohaematology
  • Haffkine Research Institute - Vaccine Development
  • Haffkine Ajintha Pharmaceuticals Ltd. - QA/QC analgesics
  • Rashtriya Chemicals & Fertilizers Ltd. - Organophosphate