Name: Panjasaram Naidoo

Country: South Africa


University of KwaZulu-Natal, ukzn, Discipline of Pharmaceutical Science.

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University of KwaZulu-Natal, ukzn 
Discipline of Pharmaceutical Science 
South Africa.

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MEMBERSHIPS OF PROFESSIONAL BODIES AND COMMITTEES. International Membership: International AIDS Society- Membership No. 19340 (2006-CURRENT) International Federation of Pharmacists ( FIP) Membership No. 34257 (2013-CURRENT) National Membership: FELLOW OF THE PHARMACEUTICAL SOCIETY OF SA. South African Society of Clinical Pharmacy ( 2011-2014) SA HIV Clinicians Society- Membership No.1993 (2006-CURRENT) PSSA Community Pharmacist Sector- Membership No. 8877 ( 1994- CURRENT) PSSA Academy of Pharmaceutical Sciences- Membership No.8877. (2005-CURRENT) Local Membership: Pharmaguild: Founding member/ Member (1984-2012) Pharmaceutical Society of South Africa[ PSSA] (KZN ) Coastal Branch: (1994-CURRENT).


  1. K.Suklal. P.Naidoo, Medication adherence behaviour of private sector patients afflicted with certain communicable and/or non-communicable diseases. PONTE  International Journal of Sciences and Research  2018; Vol. 74 | No. 7/1 | Jul 2018. DOI: 10.21506/j.ponte.2018.7.6
  2. N.Misra, N. Padayatchi, P .Naidoo, Factors impacting on access to clofazimine in KwaZulu Natal, South Africa to support roll out of the updated 2016 drug resistant tuberculosis guidelines.  PONTE  International Journal of Sciences and Research  2017; Vol 73 No. 11.DOI: 10.21506/j.ponte.2017.11.24.---Supervisor
  3. Pradnya V. Gandugade, Manimbulu Nlooto, Panjasaram Naidoo, Willingness and rationale of traditional health
  4. practitioners to collaborate with Allopathic doctors in the eThekwini Metro of Kwa Zulu Natal, South Africa
  5. PULA: Botswana Journal of African Studies Vol 31, No 1, Supplement 1, 2017. Supervisor
  6. Govender Y, Naidoo P, Knowledge, attitudes, perceptions and readiness of community pharmacists practicing in the province of KwaZulu-Natal, to the proposed National Health Insurance in South Africa . PULA: Botswana Journal of African Studies Vol. 31, No. 1, 2017 . Supervisor
  7. Dlova NC, Naicker T, Naidoo P., Soaps and Cleansers for Atopic Eczema, Friends or Foes ?: What every South African Pediatrician Should Know about their pH", S Afr J Child Health 2017;11(3):146-148. DOI:10.7196/SAJCH.2017.v11i3.1325. Collaborator
  8. Nlooto M, Naidoo P, Types of traditional, complementary and alternative medicines and reasons for their use by HIV infected patients in KwaZulu-Natal Province: a cross-sectional study . PULA: Botswana Journal of African Studies Vol. 31, No. 1, 2017 . Supervisor
  9. Soorju V, Naidoo P. Confirmation of factors that influence antiretroviral regimen change and the subsequent patient outcomes at a Regional Hospital in rural KwaZulu-Natal. Afr J Prm Health Care Fam Med. 2016;8(1), a1171. http:// v8i1.1171. Supervisor
  10. Mncengenli S, Nlooto M, Naidoo P, Concurrent use of Antiretroviral and African traditional medicines amongst people living with HIV/AIDS (PLWA) in the eThekwini Metropolitan area of KwaZulu Natal, Afr Health Sci. 2016 Dec;16(4):1118-1130. doi: 10.4314/ahs.v16i4.30. Supervisor
  11. Joubert MC, Naidoo P., Knowledge, Perceptions and Practices of Pharmacovigilance amongst community and hospital pharmacists in a selected district of North West Province, South Africa. Health SA Gesondheid , 2016 21  238-244: Supervisor
  12. Nlooto M, Naidoo P, Traditional, complementary and alternative medicine use by HIV patients a decade after public sector antiretroviral therapy roll out in South Africa: A cross sectional study. BMC Complement Altern Med.  2016; 16:128. Published online 2016 May 17, doi: 10.1186/s12906-016-1101-5. Supervisor