Doctorate in Pharmacy, M Pharm, B Pharm from Jadavpur University, Kolkata.
She has Regulatory experience of more than 20 years, working in Central Drugs Standard Control Organisation in various capacities. She is presently working as Deputy Drugs Controller (I) in CDSCO (West Zone). In the past she has worked as Deputy Drugs Controller (India) in CDSCO (HQ) in the Divisions of new drug, import registration, quality assurance of vaccines. She has worked as a WHO expert for developing GMP guidelines of biologicals, Good Regulatory Practices guideline, National Regulatory Authorities (NRA) assessment tools. She was nominated to represent Govt of India in various WHO meetings/training at Geneva, USA, Tunisia, China, Turkey etc. to contribute in the development of various guidelines. She has worked in WHO Prequalification vaccine assessment team as Technical officer for four months at WHO(HQ), Geneva and participated in vaccine dossier assessment, and inspection of vaccine manufacturer as a prequalification team member.
She has five years experience of working in production of Injectable drugs prior to joining CDSCO.