Dr. Vinod Pr Upadhyay
B.Sc, BAMS, ND (Naturopathy & Yoga), Phd, FES, FIAES | Ayurvedic Pharmaceutics and Pharmacologist | Ex Principal at Himalaya Ayurvedic Medical College | Former Sr. Lecturer at Govt. Ayu. College, Gurukul Kangri
The World Renowned Herbal Expert of Healthcare and Cosmetics, Dr Vinod Pr. Upadhyay has a natural flair towards promoting Ayurveda & other ancient traditional healthcare systems in India & abroad. In formative years he has worked on collection, identification, cultivation and study of more than 10,000 plants across Asia, Europe, North and South America. Due to his special interest he worked on Herbal/Natural Cosmetics, Colors and Preservatives and Drug formulation development. He has vastly worked on claims, collection and standardization related to Folklore Medicines. He has presented & published about 100 articles / papers on various aspects of plants / herbs, herbal medicine, cosmetics, pharmaceutics & oriental-divine plants like soma, sanjivani etc. He has been an Editor, Sub-editor, Executive-editor and on Advisor Editorial board for many National and International Journals and Magazines. For his work in USA, he was honored by “Healing Touch Award”.
Dr. Upadhyay hails from a religious Hindu family. His father, Sh. N. R. Bharadwaj Upadhyay was a renowned “Vaidya” & a freedom fighter. He has graduated Ayurvedacharya from Kanpur University & done N.D. (Doctor of Naturopathy) from Gorakhpur. He has done B. Sc. (Bio Sciences) from Agra University and Ph. D. from Sh. Lal Bahadur Shastri Sanskrit University, New Delhi. His special trainings are from Phyto-Chemistry Div. National Botanical Research Institute (C.S.I.R) Lucknow & Pharmacopoeia Laboratory of Indian Medicine governed by Ministry of AYUSH. He worked as Senior Lecturer (Reader Designate) in Deptt. Of Rasashastra & Bhaishajya Kalpana Vibhag, (Ayurvedic Pharmacology) at the prestigious Govt. Ayurvedic College, Gurukul Kangri, Haridwar (Uttarakhand) India for many years. Also, worked as Professor in Deptt. Of Rasashastra & Bhaishajya Kalpana Vibhag, (Ayurvedic Pharmacology) at Himalaya Ayurvedic College located at Shyampur (Rishikesh).