Dr. Raghib Husain, Sr. Vice President, Head of R&D
Raghib Husain is an accomplished toxicologist with about 25 years of extensive experience in non-clinical research. Prior to joining KBRPL, he has worked in major Indian pharmaceutical companied like Wockhardt, Zydus-Cadila, Glenmark, Jubilant Biosys and Piramal Life Sciences. He has handled multiple programs in cancer, metabolic disorder, pain and inflammation and made significant contribution in several discovery and development projects. Raghib has compiledsafety profile of various molecules (small & large) for regulatory submissions/presentations to national and international regulatory agencies for approval at different stages of clinical development.
Raghib has designed & established the Animal Facilities, DMPK, GLP Toxicology, Pharmacology & Radioactive labs in the research centres at Piramal, Jubilant Biosys, Glenmark, Zydus-Cadila and Wockhardt. He established the GLP facility at the NCE research unit of Piramal Enterprises and was also instrumental in setting up GLP system at KBRPL which is now certified for OECD-GLP compliance by National GLP Compliance Monitoring Authority of India.
Raghib received his Ph.D. degree from Indian Institute of Toxicology Research, Lucknow. He has also undergone post-doctoral research training at Turku University, Turku, Finland and Imperial College, London. He has published 20 articles in the journals of international repute and is a member of Society of Toxicology, USA and British Association of Research Quality Assurance, UK.