Prof. Khorana Memorial Lecture awards are one of the first awards instituted by IPA, to recognize the contributions made by eminent personalities towards the profession of pharmacy. The Indian Pharmaceutical Association’s Prof. M.L. Khorana Memorial Fund Committee decides the awardee by consensus.


The awardee is invited to deliver the prestigious Prof. Khorana Memorial Lecture at the opening plenary session at the IPC. The session is chaired by the President of IPA and the awardee is presented with a memento and a cash award of Rs. 25,000/-.

Recipients of Prof. M.L. Khorana Lecture awards

YearName
1974Dr. T. R. Govindachari
1980 Prof. V. Subba Rao
1981Mr. A.V. Mody
1982Dr. Mrs. M.R. Baichwal
1983Mr. I.A. Modi
1984Prof. Harkishan Singh
1985Dr. J.N. Banerjee
1986Dr. G.B. Ramasarma
1987Dr. A.V. Rama Rao
1988Dr. K. Anji Reddy
1989Dr. R.S. Baichwal
1991Prof. E. Venkat Rao
1992Dr. H.L. Bhalla
1993Dr. H.P. Tipnis
1994Mr. M.R. Shastri
1995Dr. K.M. Parikh
1996Prof. V.M. Kulkarni
1997Dr. V.A. Padval
1998Dr. G.K. Kapadia
1999Dr. S.G. Deshpande
2000Prof. M. Vimla Devi
2001Prof. Makarand Jawadekar
2002Dr. Ashok Katdare
2003Prof. C. K. Kokate
2004 Dr. R. P. Iyer
2005Dr. Saranjeet Singh
2006Dr. V.G. Telang
2007Dr. Ram Agharkar
2008Subodh Priolkar
2009Dr. Rao V. S. V. Vadlamudi
2010Mr. P.D. Sheth
2011Mr. Devinder Pal
2012Dr. P.M. Naik
2013Dr. P.V. Appaji
2014Dr. Purnanand Sarma
2015 Dr. Mukund Yelvigi
2016Dr. Krishna R. Devarakonda
2017Dr. B. Suresh
2018Dr. M. Chandra Sekar
2019Dr. Surinder Singh