Dr. Vijay Kotra is working as Associate Professor at Faculty of Pharmacy, Quest International University(QIU), Malaysia. He did his doctoral research at Indian Institute of Chemical Technology, Hyderabad and awarded from Andhra University, India. He has published more than 50 research articles, book chapters and edited two books in Medicinal and phytochemistry field. He has published more than 25 papers in reputed journals and has been serving as an editorial board member of various journals. He is also a member of various professional bodies in India and Malaysia. He is also serving as a member of verious committees like Institutional Biosafety and sustainability committee in the University.