graduated in pharmacy and obtained her PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences from Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad in 2015. She is a Post Doctoral Fellow in the Centre for Pharmaceutical Sciences at Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad. Her research interests include synthesis and characterization of new scaffolds for invention of new drug entities for their pharmacological activities, isolation and separation of secondary metabolites in extracts of plant tissues as well as analytical techniques. Her interests focus on design of drug molecules through modern methods like computer-aided drug design and combinatorial chemistry and published Indian patents on her research work. She is the author or coauthor of about 30 papers and approximately 25 conference papers. She has published review and research articles in various peer reviewed national and international journals. She has participated in different exchange programmes visiting schools of pharmacy and receiving invited lectures. She is a member of various eminent bodies such as APTI, IPGA and APP, etc.