Lakshmi Manasa S Chekka, PharmD


Contact Information



PharmD, Manipal University

Entry date into PTR PhD Program: Fall 2016
Curriculum Vitae




Research Interests

  • Pharmacogenomics of hypertension
  • Biomarkers
  • Big data analysis

Professional Experience

  • Teaching Assistant for 1st year PharmD students – Aug 2016 – present
  • ORISE Internship at FDA, CDER, OCP – May 2017 – Aug 2017


  • Grinter Fellowship – University of Florida
  • Hospital Pharmacy Award as the “Best Outgoing student” from MCOPS, Manipal University, February 2017

Professional Memberships

  • American Society for Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics (ASCPT) 

Abstracts/Presentations 

  • Poster presentation on “Statin use and safety in liver disease and labelling recommendations” at Annual Student Research Showcase 2017 at FDA.