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Dr. Gaurav Bahuguna

M.D. Pharmacology

Work experience

Jul 2014Present

Zonal Medical Advisor (Oncology), Chennai, India

Janssen Pharmaceuticals
  • Significantly contributed in preparation for SEC meeting at New Delhi.
  • Maximized the value of company products through high scientific quality communication with Leading Specialists/KOLs on a peer-to-peer basis, by undertaking activities in line with the Medical Affairs plan.
  • Successfully planned and executed training of sales force.
  • Successfully developed materials for sales force training and medical activities.
  • Successfully handled the role of Medical Advisor, based at Head quarter, on a need to basis.
  • Successfully developed, planned and executed strategies for engagement of KOLs in line with the medical affairs plan.
  • Successfully conducted international speaker programs in my region for Janssen India.
  • Envisaged, planned and organized Advisory Boards in cooperation with Medical Director for both solid and hematological profiles.
  • Developed and maintained contact network with Leading Specialists/KOLs.
  • Communicated actively and reactively with Leading Specialists/KOLs on medical scientific data.
  • Cooperated and participate in Medical Education activities.
  • Actively participated in planning and execution of clinical registry.
  • Gained valuable insight into treatment pattern, and scientific activities in the therapeutic area and provide input to the company Medical Affairs plan / business decision making through scientific interactions
Oct 2012Jul 2014

Assistant Manager Medical Affairs

Clinogent, Gurgaon, India
  • Successfully presented data for two clinical trials in front panel members at SEC meeting, New Delhi.
  • Successfully conducted protocol feasibility in different therapeutic areas.
  • Supported the activities of safety reporting of clinical trials.
  • Successfully supported the activities in preparation of investigator database.
  • Successfully conducted more than 100 protocol feasibility as per client requirements & provided medical inputs in various therapeutic areas.
  • Supported the activities pertaining to handling medical queries from the sponsor or the investigator team.
  • Assisted in budget preparation and strategic planning for activities involving medical affairs.
  • Supported the activities for medical inputs for conceptualization, design, and protocol development of Phase I to Phase IV clinical trials.
  • Prepared therapeutic training modules and imparted training of the same to the colleagues in other departments in the clinical research department (CRD).
Jul 2012Sep 2012

Drug Safety Physcian

APCER Pharma
  • Reviewed safety data in ARISg for purpose of expedited/periodic reporting.
  • Medical review of Periodic Safety Update Reports as per regulations and standard operative procedures (SOP's).
  • Responded to medical queries (spontaneous/ regulatory) Compliance management with SOP's and regulatory requirements.  
2006Mar 2008

Junior Resident, Orthopedics

Shri Mahant Inderesh Medical College & Hospital
  • Ran and assisted senior residents in OPD.
  • Performed emergency duties.
  • Assisted senior doctors in operation theatre.
  • Performed minor operation theatre procedures


May 2009May 2012

M.D. (Pharmacology)

Himalayan Institute of Medical Sciences 

Dehradun, Uttarakhand, India

Oct 19992004


Lala Lajpat Rai Memorial Medical College

Merrut, U.P., India

Mar 1996Mar 1997


St Mary's Senior Secondary School

Haridwar, Uttarakhand, India




UP State Medical Council

UP State Medical Council number 53965


M.D. (Pharmacology)

Uttarakhand State Medical Council

Uttarakhand State Medical Council Number 3997 

Workshops and Seminars attended

  • Attended workshop on ICH-GCP guidelines by Cliniminds at Noida, India on 24-25th June 2012.
  • Attended a workshop on "Alternatives to Animal Experiments" at CMC Ludhiana, India Feb 2010.
  • Attended continuous medical education (CME) on "Pharmacovigilance" conducted by Abbott Knowledge Academy at HIHT University, Dehradun, India as a part of post graduate curriculum.


  • Presented poster titled "Role of Edaravone as a free radical scavenger in conservative management of severe head injury patients" in IJPP conference held at AIIMS, New Delhi (India) in 2012.
  • Presented a poster titled" Pharmacovigilance: Where do We Stand?" in PHARMACOVIGICON held at Lady Harding Medical College, New Delhi in 2011


Effect of Edaravone on functional status among patients with traumatic brain injury, Neurology India, submitted.

M.D. Dissertation

Role Of Edaravone as a Free Radical Scavenger in Conservative Management of Severe Head Injury Patients.

Volunteer Work

Volunteered for providing medical healthcare in private OPD setting at a remote place called Josimath, India  during my Post Graduate Curriculum at Himalayan institute of Medical sciences during Aug 2011.


Medical writing

Assisted in development & designing and review of protocols, Informed consent document and case report forms.

Computer proficiency

Good proficiency in MS-DOS and Windows operating systems, MS Office (MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint), Internet and its applications.

Regulatory knowledge

Fair understanding of guidelines like US-FDA, ICH, Schedule Y and their importance in preclinical drug development.


Presented Seminars and Journal clubs as part of postgraduate training program. Analyzed the data of theses work in the Institute. Taught pharmacology to undergraduate students.

Animal pharmacological studies

In-vivo and in vitro experiments as a part of academic schedule and research projects; Bioassay experiments on isolated tissues; Conducted various animal screening methods as a part of academic curriculum; Basic knowledge of pharmacokinetics, bioavailability and bioequivalence studies.

Core clinical Pharmacology

Collected and assessed drug safety data as a part of Pharmacovigilance program of India (PvPI); Knowledge of clinical Trial data like Demographic Data, Adverse Events (AE); Serious Adverse Events (SAE) and Laboratory Data (Lab Data); Possess good understanding of pharmacology and therapeutics of all major class of drugs; Various screening methods; Post marketing surveillance activities; Basic knowledge of Ethical and legal aspects of clinical trials; Basic knowledge of diseases and their treatments.


Will be available on request.