Dr. Venkata N. Joshi is a distinguished Ayurvedic Scholar and Lecturer from United Kingdom.
He has been practicing and teaching Ayurveda since 1984.
Dr. Joshi has a long academic career. He lectured Ayurveda at North Maharastra University (Bhuswal, Maharastra); NK Jabshetty Ayurveda College (Bidar, Karnataka); he was the dean of the post graduate faculty at ALN Rao Memorail Ayurveda College (Koppa, Karnataka); G.W. Ayurveda Institue at the University of Kelaniya (Colombo, Sri Lanka); Thames Valley University (London, UK); and Middlesex University (London, UK).
Currently he is the Senior Lecturer at College of Ayurveda UK Ltd in Milton Keynes, European Ayurveda Academy (with schools in Ireland, France, Netherlands, Croatia, Ukraine), and Premdani Ayurveda in Netherlands.
Dr. Joshi is on the board of APPG (All Parliamentary Party Group) in the Parliament of the UK, to integrate allied sciences Yoga and Ayurveda into national health policy along with the conventional health care. He was felicitated by the honourable Members of Parliament and House of Lords for his services in UK & Europe with an award title
Ayurveda Ratna (Honour of Distinction for Ayurveda
)’ at the Palace of Westminster, June 2016, UK in London.
B.A.M.S. (Bachelor’s degree in Ayurveda) - Osmania University, Hyderabad (1978-1984)
M.D. (Doctor of Medicine in Ayurveda) - Gujarat Ayurveda University, Jamnagar, Gujarat (1985-1988).
Ph.D. in Ayurveda - Gujarat Ayurveda University, Jamnagar, Gujarat (1990-1992; 1996) Ph.D. in the subject of Dravyaguna the Materia medica of Ayurveda, the herbs and their efficacy in fertility inducing and promoting (1996)
Post doctoral training under Prof. Dr. John Money, at Psycho-hormonal Research Unit, Johns Hopkins Medical School & University, Baltimore, MD.
Under the guidance of Dr. John Williams Money, Dr. Joshi published research articles on Ayurveda Vajeekarana or human sexual inadequacies and related health issues in Journal of psychology and Human sexuality journals and in the book named 'Present and future of prevention’.
B.A.M.S. (M.U.H.S. Nashik)
PGDCR (Post graduate diploma in Clinical Research).
Consulting Ayurvedic Physician Panchakarma expert, Ashtang Ayurved Chikitsalaya, Nagpur.
Working as Asso. Professor in dept. of Rasashastra in R.D. Ayurved college Bhopal, (Lectures and
practical of Ayurvedic pharmaceutics once a month)
Senior manager Scientific services, Unijules Life Sciences Ltd. Nagpur.
Visiting Ayurvedic Physician, Navaratra Charitable trust, Nagpur.
Advisory Member, Gurudev Ayurved Rasashala, Mozari Dist. Amravati.
Technical Consultant to Ujjwal Pharmaceuticals Akola.
Technical Consultant to Indophyt Pharmaceuticals Austria Europe.
Clinical expert for Seed Clinical Research Pvt. Ltd. Pune.
Owner of Shree Bramhachaitanya Ayurved, Nagpur.
Ayurvedic/ Herbal technical expert for Sanjivani pharmacy college Kopergaon.
Ayurvedic classical and propritory product development in various dosage forms.
Quality control assessment of Ayurvedic/ Herbal products
Developing SOP and manufacturing validation protocols
Guiding Post graduate students for their dissertation work.
Analytical interpretation w.r.t. Ayurvedic products
Dealing and conversing with export clients regarding herbal product profile.
Developing websites and Application software.
Worked as a Assistant professor in dept. of Rasashastra of Shree Ayurved Mahavidyalay Nagpur
from 28.01.2010 to 30.09.2012
Worked as a Assistant professor in dept. of Rasashastra of Shree K. R. Pandao Ayurved
Mahavidyalay Nagpur from 18.01.2014 to 30.05.2016
Working as Asso. Professor in dept. of Rasashastra in R.D. Ayurved college Bhopal since June 2016 to till date.
Delivered several lectures regarding pharmaceutical and standardization approaches of Ayurvedic
Worked as a R&D executive at Shree Baidyanath Ayurved Bhavan Pvt. Ltd. Nagpur, from Jan
2007 to Oct. 2009
Working as a Senior Manager Production & Scientific services in Unijules Life Sciences Ltd.
from Jun 2010 to till date
Guided several M. Pharm and M.D. (Ayurved) scholars for their dissertation work.
Preparation and evaluation of Ayurvedic drug Arogyawardhini Tablet, International
Journal Of Ayurved and Pharma research, Feb/Apr. 2017, Vol V Issue II
Evaluation of efficacy of Herbokam Plus capsules in the patients with stress induced insomnia: A randomized placebo controlled study, International Journal of Drug discovery and
Herbal research Oct-Dec 2012, 499-503.
Evaluation of safety and efficacy of Herbosol syrup w.r.t. Malnutrition and weight
loss in children: Aprospective Clinical trial, Indian journal of herbal technology 2012.
A prospective open labeled clinical trial to evaluate safety and efficacy of rheumax
capsules in patients of mild to moderate rheumatoid arthritis. Indian journal of herbal
An open labeled study to evaluate safety and efficacy of Ugyanetone syrup in menorrhagia. Indian journal of herbal technology 2012.
Effect of Polyherbal formulation in patients of PCOS. Journal of pharmacy and
biological sciences. Mar-Apr 2013.
Multicentric study to Evaluate safety and efficacy of Ugyanetone forte capsules in
patients of PCOS. International journal of innovative and applied research. 2015 vol. 3 issue I
Pharmaceutical standardization of Raktpachak vati (Tablet) – A polyherbal
formulation, International journal of Ayurved and pharma research Mar 2017 Vol 5 issue 3.
Pharmaceutical and Analytical standardization of Raspachak vati (Tablet), International
journal of Applied Ayurved research Vol 2 issue 11 Jan-feb 2017.
Safety and efficacy of Unex capsules in management of ureteric calculi; A
prospective randomized placebo controlled study. International journal of green pharmacy oct-
A case report of Urolithiasis of patient with multiple bilateral renal stones, International journal of scientific and research publications, vol 3 issue 6 June 2013.
An open labeled study to evaluate safety and efficacy of Unicough syrup in children with acute bronchitis. Journal of Pharmacy and biological sciences, vol 4 issue 5 Nov-Dec& 2012.
Pharmaceutical and analytical validation of Yograj guggul tablet – A polyherbal
Ayurvedic formulation. International Ayurvedic medical journal Apr 2017 5(4).
Guest Lecture- Inovative dosage forms BHU Varanasi Nov. 2011
Guest Lecture – Safety of Ayurvedic dosages forms BHU Varanasi Jan. 2012
Speech- Toxicity of Vatsanabh: An experimental Animal study. Ayurved Sangoshti Feb
Oral presentation : 5
Poster Presentation : 3
Appeared on Radio.