Board of Trustee Message

Dr. Rajeev Pandey, Assistant Dean of Administration HOD, Department of Biochemistry

Dr. Rajeev Pandey, Assistant Dean of Administration HOD, Department of Biochemistry Dr. Rajeev Pandey, a Medical Educator at Associate Professor rank with demonstrated capabilities in Medical Biochemistry & Molecular Biology. Organized Academic professional with more than decade of experience along with similar years of experience in Research as Chairman and various administrative areas viz., Asst. Dean of Admissions, Academic Affairs and Administration. Experienced in teaching Case Based Learning to students. Committed to improve diverse group of student’s participations in interpretation of medical knowledge for improving academic performance. Dr. Rajeev Pandey became the Assistant Dean of Administration on January 2023. Before taking this responsibility, he was Assistant Dean of Academic Affairs from January 2022 – December 2022 and also served as Dean of Admissions at Spartan Health Sciences University from September 2014 – December 2021. Dr. Rajeev, a biochemist and a Chairman of Community Health & Research Center of Spartan (CHARCOS), is a Head / Course Director & Associate Professor of Department of Biochemistry at Spartan Health Sciences University, School of Medicine and Director of BS-Biomedical Sciences (Biochemistry Major) Programme of SHSU. Dr. Rajeev is actively involved in Research, Professional Development of Faculty since 2011. He also holds the Executive Chief Proctor for NBME position since 2015 at SHSU. Dr. Rajeev has authored more than 43 research papers and reviews in various journals of repute. He published 14 research / review papers at SHSU and approximately 05 publications are in pipeline for publication. Dr. Rajeev has completed series of course viz., Principles and Practice of Clinical Research and Principles of Clinical Pharmacology offered by Office of Clinical Research, NIH, USA; Alcohol use, womes’s Health & Pregnancy: Approaches to Preventing Problems Associated with Prenatal Alcohol Exposure; AUDIT-SBI (Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test – Screening & Brief Intervention); Implementation of the HEARTS Technical Package in Primary Health Care, Maternal & Perinatal Death Surveillance & Response, An Ethnic Approach to Health offered by PAHO, WHO; HIPPA Compliance Training Course-2019 offered by Accountable; Protecting Human Research Participants offered by NIH etc. Previously, he had served as faculty at American Institute of Medicine in Seychelles and College of Medical Science & Technology in India. Dr. Rajeev also worked as Scientist at Department of Science & Technology, India and has vast experience in Intellectual Property Rights, Medical Research and funding. Dr. Rajeev was raised in the north region of India and received his Ph.D. in Biochemistry entitled “Studies on the Photo-toxic & Photohemolytic Potential of Commonly used Antibiotics” from Dr. R.M.L. Avadh University, India. Prior to re-joining academic, Dr. Rajeev was actively involved in strategy development for IPR & medical research, facilitation of meetings or consultation. He has worked with Department of Biochemistry, Dr. R.M.L. Avadh University, India and taught Clinical Biochemistry in PG Diploma in Clinical Biochemistry & Pathology programme. Dr. Rajeev has done series of General Course on Intellectual Property Rights offered by World Intellectual Property Organization, Switzerland. Dr. Rajeev was fellow of Council of Science & Technology & Department of Science & Technology, India.