Workshop Registration End Date :December 12, 2023

Virtual Workshop

AI Applications in Pharmacy: Leveraging Technology for Innovative Healthcare Solutions

“Empowering Pharmacy with Intelligent Insights: AI Redefining Healthcare.”

About Workshop:

The workshop aims to provide an immersive and interactive learning experience, fostering a dynamic environment for skill development and knowledge enhancement. Through a combination of hands-on activities, group discussions, and expert-led sessions, participants will delve into practical strategies and emerging trends within the industry. Covering a diverse range of topics, the workshop will focus on fostering practical skills, sharing industry insights, and encouraging collaborative problem-solving. By the end of the workshop, attendees will have gained valuable tools, a deeper understanding of the subject matter, and an expanded network within the field.

Aim: The aim of the workshop is to equip pharmacy professionals with cutting-edge insights and practical skills in leveraging artificial intelligence within the pharmaceutical landscape. This comprehensive program seeks to enhance participants’ understanding of AI applications in drug discovery, personalized medicine, data analysis, and patient care. By fostering a collaborative environment and offering hands-on experiences, the workshop endeavors to empower attendees with the knowledge and tools necessary to harness the potential of AI, ultimately advancing innovation and efficiency in pharmacy practice.

Workshop Objectives:

  • Introduction to AI in Pharmacy: Provide an overview of AI, its applications, and its potential impact on the pharmacy sector.
  • Understanding AI Tools and Techniques: Educate participants about various AI tools, data analytics methods, and their applications in pharmaceutical settings.
  • Data Handling and Analysis: Train participants on handling pharmaceutical data, cleaning, analyzing, and interpreting data sets using AI techniques.
  • AI Applications in Drug Discovery: Explore how AI is revolutionizing drug discovery, including predictive modeling, virtual screening, and optimizing drug development processes.
  • Personalized Medicine and Pharmacogenomics: Discuss the role of AI in tailoring treatments to individual patients based on their genetic information and other relevant data.
  • Healthcare Informatics and Electronic Health Records (EHR): Highlight the integration of AI within healthcare systems, EHR, and how AI can improve patient care and outcomes.
  • Ethical and Regulatory Considerations: Address the ethical, legal, and regulatory aspects of AI applications in pharmacy to ensure compliance and responsible use.
  • Practical Applications and Case Studies: Provide real-world examples and case studies demonstrating successful AI implementations in pharmacy settings.

What you will learn?

Day 1: Introduction to AI in Pharmacy

Session:1 What is Artificial Intelligence?

  • Define artificial intelligence and its relevance to pharmacy.
  • Explain the difference between narrow AI and general AI.

Session:2 AI Applications in Pharmacy

  • Discuss real-time examples of AI applications in the pharmacy industry.
  • Emphasize how AI can streamline processes, improve patient care, and enhance decision-
  • Challenges and Opportunities
  • Explore the challenges and opportunities AI presents to pharmacy professionals.
  • Discuss the ethical considerations and potential job impact.

Session:3  Enhancing Literature Review with AI

  • Utilizing AI for efficient literature search and review (e.g., Google Scholar, Mendeley)
  • AI tools used for everyone

Day 2: AI in Research Paper Writing

Session: 1 Definition and importance of AI in research paper writing using Chat GPT

  • Overview of how AI can enhance the research writing process
  • Benefits and challenges of incorporating AI in research paper writing

Session: 2 Ensuring Ethical Use of AI in Research Paper Writing

  • Discussing potential ethical concerns and biases in AI tools
  • Addressing privacy and confidentiality issues related to AI use

Session: 3 AI Tools and Techniques for Pharmacy

  • AI Tools for Pharmacy
  • Present case studies that showcase successful AI implementations in pharmacy.
  • AI-based paraphrasing and summarization tools (e.g., QuillBot)
  • Grammar checkup for content (Grammarly)

Day 3 Applications, Discoveries, and Future Trends
Session: 1 Practical Applications and Future Trends

  • AI in Medication Management
  • Explore how AI can assist in medication management, dosing, and patient adherence.

Session: 2  AI in Drug Discovery

  • Discuss the role of AI in drug discovery, including identifying potential drug candidates and
    optimizing the research process.
  • Future Trends and Opportunities
  • Highlight emerging trends in AI for pharmacy and the potential for further integration.
  • Encourage participants to consider how they can leverage AI in their careers.

Session: 3 Emerging technologies and their impact on AI

  • Job market and career opportunities in AI
  • Advancements in AI research and development

Mentor Profile

Dr. Bandoo Chhagan Chatale, Professor in the MET Institute of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry at the University of Mumbai. He received his Ph.D. Degree in Pharmaceutical Chemistry from Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai University in 2020 and then worked as a Assistant Professor in MET Institute of Pharmacy, Mumbai Institute/University for 3 years. He is having 9 years of experience in the field of teaching and research. His area of expertise includes Computer Aided Drug Design, Taste masking, Synthesis of small chemical entities. He is the author of 6 research articles, which are published in International Journal.

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Fee Plan

StudentINR 1199/- OR USD 40
Ph.D. Scholar / ResearcherINR 1499/- OR USD 45
Academician / FacultyINR 1999/- OR USD 50
Industry ProfessionalINR 2499/- OR USD 75

Important Dates

Registration Ends
12 Dec 2023 AT IST : 03:00 PM
Workshop Dates  12 Dec 2023 to 14 Dec 2023  AT IST : 04:00 PM

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Intended For : Graduates, Post Graduates, Research Scholars, Academicians, Industry Professionals in Pharmacy, Medicine, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Biotechnology, Healthcare Analytics, Data Science, Bioinformatics, Medical Research

Career Supporting Skills

Data Analysis Using PythonData Analysis and InterpretationNatural Language Processing (NLP)Healthcare InformaticsPharmacovigilance and Drug SafetyPrecision Medicine and Personalized Treatment

Workshop Outcomes

  • Enhanced Understanding of AI Concepts in Pharmacy: Participants should demonstrate an improved understanding of AI concepts, terminologies, and their relevance to the pharmaceutical domain.
  • Proficiency in AI Tools and Techniques: Ability to use AI tools, machine learning algorithms, and data analysis techniques relevant to pharmacy tasks.
  • Data Handling and Analysis Skills: Participants should be able to handle and analyze pharmaceutical data effectively, using AI-based methods for insights and decision-making.
  • Awareness of AI Applications in Drug Discovery: Understanding how AI is utilized in drug discovery, including the ability to identify potential applications and tools for predictive modeling and virtual screening.
  • Application of AI in Personalized Medicine: Demonstrating the application of AI in tailoring treatments and medications to suit individual patient needs and characteristics.
  • Integration of AI in Healthcare Systems: Understanding the integration of AI within healthcare systems and Electronic Health Records (EHR) to enhance patient care and outcomes in a pharmacy setting.