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Dr. Varun Kumar Kashyap
Name : Dr. Varun Kumar Kashyap
Designation : Scientist-C
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Email ID : [email protected]
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Completed and Ongoing Projects

Projects Completed:

1)Assessment of Potential Risk Factors for COVID - 19 among Health Care Workers in a Health Care Setting in Delhi, India. Funded by WHO (4 lakh, Duration: December 2020 to June 2021)

2)Assessment of the role of Unani formulation in the prevention of COVID -19 infection in high-risk population. Funded by Ministry of Aayush Hamdard Laboratories (33 lakh, Duration: March 2020 to August 2021

Awards and Honours
Work Experience



Name of Degree


Year of Passing



Title of Ph.D.-  Development of linear and non-linear statistical Quantitative Structure       Activity relationship model for virtual screening of potential lead compounds


University of Lucknow





University of Lucknow



Mathematics, Physics and Statistics


University of Lucknow



Experience/ Details of Employment in Chronological Order:


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Year of Experience



Assistant Professor


August 2016

October 2017


Assistant Professor

HIMSR, Hamdard institute of medical science and Research

11 October 2017

5 August 2023




8 August 2023





PhD supervised:


  1. Assessment of community-based strategies under Malaria Elimination Demonstration Project (MEDP) for reduction of malaria cases in a tribal district of Madhya Pradesh, India. (Completed)
  2. A mixed methods study of the burden on caregivers and its association with glycemic control of Type 1 diabetes mellitus children and adolescents attending a specialized clinic at a tertiary hospital in North India. (Ongoing)


List of Grant Recieved

List of grants received


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Conference/Training/Workshop Attended

Papers Presented in National and International Conferences:


  • ‘A Non-Linear Modeling Approach to Develop a QSAR Model for Anticancer Activity of Gossypol Acetic Acid against BCL2 target for Colorectal Cancer’, in 19th Annual National Conference (SSCA) in Sher-e- Kashmir University in 2017.
  • ‘Assessment of service quality Delivery and its impact on customer satisfaction in the Telecom sector in Lucknow’, Presented in National conference in Delhi University. in 2016.
  • “A Support Vector Regression Modelling Approach to develop a QSAR Model for Anticancer activity of Gossypol acetic acid against BCL2 target for Colorectal Cancer”, in International conference in Lucknow University in 2015.
  • ‘Attributes which attract customers towards service provider, Presenting in Nation conference in Kumaun University Almora in 2014.
  • ‘A MLR Regression Modelling Approach to Develop a QSAR Model for Anticancer Activity using BCL2 data set, Presenting in Nation conference in BBAU Lucknow in March 16-17, 2013.


Number of Publications : 31
List of Publications


  1. Rizvi, I., Bajpai, M., Anjor, P., Kashyap, V.K. (June, 2014). ‘Managing the physical evidence in insurance industry’, European Academic Research, Vol. II No. 3 pp:4234-4264, ISSN-2286-4822, ISSN-L 2286-4822.
  2. Kashyap, V.K., kirti, S., and Asthana, A. (2014). “Survival analysis: identification of improvement in condition of tuberculosis meningitis patients”. International journal of Statistics and Systems, Vol. 10 No. 1, pp-122-124.
  3. Kashyap, V.K., Sarraf, S.K. and Asthana, A. (2014). “A multidimensional scaling model approach for positioning of insurance industries company: a case study of government sector v/s private sector insurance companies.” International journal of Statistics and Systems, Vol. 10 No. 1, pp-145-148.
  4. Kashyap, V.K., Pandey R., Saksena, S. and Khan, F. (April, 2016). “An artificial neural network modeling approach for development of QSAR model for anticancer activity of gossypol acetic acide against anticancer target BCL2”. European Academic Research, Vol. IV No. 1 pp:102-111, ISSN-2286-4822.
  5. Kashyap, V.K., Kushwaha, A. (April 2016).Factors which influence customers towards service providers in Telecom Industry”. European Academic Research, Vol. II No. 3 pp:93-101, ISSN-2286-4822, ISSN-L 2286-4822.
  6. Kashyap, V.K., Pandey R. (April, 2017). “A non-linear modelling approach to develop a QSAR model for anticancer activity of gossypol acetic acid against bcl2 target for colorectal cancer”. International Journal of Pharmacy and Biological Sciences, Vol.7, issu-2, pp-165-172.
  7. Kashyap, V.K., Kumar, M., (2017). “Mathematical Behavior of a System with Failures due to Machinery Defects and Random Shocks’’ International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR) Vol. 6 Issue -3, pp-1699-1701.
  8. Kashyap, V.K., Kumar, M., (2017). ‘’ Stochastic behavior of a system with patience time for regular repairman” International Journal of Advance Research, Vol.5(2), pp-1036-1040.
  9. Kashyap, V.K., Pandey, R., (September 2017). “Exploring the Factors Influencing the Knowledge-utilization Gap of Sexual and Reproductive Health Services among Rural Women in Lucknow (U.P) Region”. International Journal of Pure and Applied Research, Vol.3,Issue,1,pp-81-88.
  10. Kashyap, V.K., Kushwaha, A., Pandey, A., (May 2018).A General Queuing Model with Arbitrary Service Time Distribution”. International Journal of Recent Scientific Research, Vol. 9, Issue, 5(H), pp. 27016-27021.
  11. Kashyap, V.K., Kushwaha, A., Pandey, A., (May 2018).A General Queuing Model with Arbitrary Service Time Distribution”. Journal of Emerging Technologies and Innovative Research, 5, Issue, 6, pp. 461-467.
  12. Kashyap, V.K., Pandey, R., (September 2018). “Optimization of QSAR Models for Predicting Anticancer Activity of Gossypol Acetic Acid against the Anticancer Target BCL2 using Multiple Linear Regression and Feature Selection Techniques”. International Journal of Pure and Applied Research, Vol.1,Issue,1,pp-110-118.
  13. Kashyap, V.K., Pandey, R., (December 2018). “Exploring the Effectiveness of Linear and Non-Linear Predictive Models in Quantitative Structure-Activity Relationship (QSAR) Studies of Gossypol Acetic Acid for Anticancer Activity Prediction”. Journal of Biological and chemical Research, 35, Issue, 2, pp. 1-7.
  14. Kashyap, V.K., Narayan, K.et al., (2020).Topics in Stroke Rehabilitation Inter limb Coupling in Post-Stroke Rehabilitation: A Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial”, Journal of Topics in stoke Rehabilitation 27, No-4, pp. 272-289.
  15. Kashyap, V.K., Jain, V., et al., (2020).Discriminating malaria and dengue fever in endemic areas: Clinical, biochemical and radiological criteria, Journal of Clinical Epidemiology and Global Health, 2020, pp. 1204-1207.
  16. Kashyap, V.K., Manjhi, M., et al., (2020).A comparative study of topical tacrolimus and topical triamcinolone acetonide in nodular scabies, Willy Journal of Dermatologic Therapy, 2020, VOL.33, ISSU 4, PP:1-8.
  17. Kashyap, V.K., Pandey, R., et al., (2020).A partial least square modelling approach to develop a QSAR model for anticancer activity of gossypol acetic acid against bcl2, International Journal of Creative Research Thoughts, 2020, pp. 397-404.
  18. Kashyap, V.K., Jain, V., et al., (December 2020). “A Comparative Analysis Of COVID-19 Mortality Rate Across the Globe: An Extensive Analysis of the Associated Factors” Journal of Epidemiology and Public Health, pp: 307-319.
  19. Kashyap, V.K., Panda, M., et al., (Jun 2021).Assessment of frailty and outcome of an ethnogeriatric population in peri urban slums of Delhi, India – An interventional strategy in a primary health care setting, Journal of Family Medicine and Primary Care, 2021, vol 10, issue 6, pp. 2272-2278.
  20. Kashyap, V.K., Srivastava, S., et al., (April 2021). “Dosimetric Evaluation of Different Optimization Algorithms Used in Interstitial Brachytherapy of Cervical Carcinoma” Journal of Biomedical Physics and Engineering,2021, pp:339-348.
  21. Kashyap, V.K., Dudeja, M., et al., (July 2022) “A Hospital-based Prospective Cohort study to assess the factors associated with transmission dynamics of SARS CoV-2 among healthcare workers in Delhi”. F1000 Research, 2022, VOL-1, pp- 1-18.
  22. Kashyap, V.K., Chandra, K., et al., (July 2022) “Efficacy of polyherbal formulations for prevention of COVID- 19 infection in high-risk subjects: A randomized open-label controlled clinical trial”. Phytotherapy Research, 2022, VOL-36, issue 9, pp- 3632-3643.
  23. Kashyap, V.K., Rajvanshi, H., et al., (August 2022) “Assessment of frontline workers in providing services for malaria elimination in the tribal district of Mandla, Madhya Pradesh”. Journal of Family medicine and Primary care,2022, Vol-11, issue 11, pp-7233-7239.
  24. Kashyap, V.K., Singh, F.H., et al., (September 2022) “A randomized controlled trial to assess the effectiveness of group-based Diabetes Self-Management education (DSME) program on glycemic control and self-care activities among type-2 diabetics in South-East Delhi”. Indian Journal of Community Health, 2022, VOL-34, issue 3, pp-402-407.
  25. Kashyap, V.K., Nigam, A., et al., (October2022).”Vaginal Birth after Cesarean Score for the Prediction of Successful Vaginal Birth after Cesarean Section – A Prospective Observational Study”. Indian Journal of Medical Specialties, VOL-14, issue-1, pp-15-21.
  26. Kashyap, V.K., Rajvanshi, H., et al., (December 2022) “A qualitative assessment of a malaria elimination project in the tribal district of Mandla, Madhya Pradesh”. Journal of communicable Diseases, 2022, VOL-54, issue-4, pp-7-4.
  27. Dudeja M, Shaikh A, Islam F, Alvi Y, Ahmad M, Kashyap V, et al. (January 2023) “Assessment of potential risk factors for COVID-19 among health care workers in a health care”. PLOS ONE, 18(1): e0265290.https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0265290
  28. Alam S, Kashyap K., et al. (February 2023) “Utility of hematological and biochemical parameters as a screening tool for assessing COVID-19 infection and its severity”. Journal of Microscopy and Ultrastructure, 2023, VOL-XX, issue-xx,pp-1-7.
  29. Kashyap, V.K., Jain, V., et al., (February 2023).” Long term health consequences of COVID-19 in survivors Hospitalised at a Tertiary care Hospital and their correlation with Acute COVID-19 severity and Associated risk factors”. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 00, 1–11. https://doi.org/10.1111/jocn.16652.
  30. Kashyap, V.K., Bano, G., et al.(March 2023) “Expression of Angiopoetin-Like Protein-4 and Kidney Injury Molecule-1 as Preliminary Diagnostic Markers for Diabetes-Related Kidney Disease: A Single Center-Based Cross-Sectional Study” .Journal of Personalized Medicine 2023, 13, 577. https://doi.org/10.3390/jpm13040577
  31. Kashyap, V.K., Khan, M.,Singh,D., et al.(July 2023) “Renal Complications of Benign Tertian Malaria: A Case-control Study from South Delhi, India ” .Journal of clinical and Diagnostic Research, 2023, vol 17. DOI: 10.7860/JCDR/2023/63628.18195