Sree N. Pattipati, MPharm, PhD

Interim Dean of Pharmacy
Interim VP of Research
Associate Dean, College of Biosciences and Health Professions


Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences

Year Began at CHSU:


Current Classes Taught:

PHR 633: Pharmacology III


  • Ph.D., (Neuropsychopharmacology),
  • Panjab University, Chandigarh, India

Professional Affiliations:

  • International Brain Research Organization
  • Indian Pharmacological Society
  • Indian Academy of Neurosciences
  • Inflammation Research Association (USA)

Professional Service:

Editorial Board Member:
• EC Pharmacology and Toxicology

Journal Reviewer:
• Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics
• Brain Research
• Psychopharmacology
• Indian Journal of Pharmacology
• Journal of Medicinal Food
• Pharmacology, Biochemistry, Behavior
• Pharmacological Reports



2015 – Present
Assistant Professor of Pharmacology
California Health Sciences University, Clovis, CA, USA

2008 – 2015
Visiting Faculty
Swamy Ramananda Tirtha Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Nalgonda, India

2002 – 2005
Assistant Professor, Pharmacology
University Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Panjab University, Chandigarh, India

1997 – 1998
Associate Lecturer
Nalanda College of Pharmacy, Nalgonda, AP, India

Pharmaceutical Industry

Senior Lead Investigator
Neuroscience Biology, Disease Sciences and Technology, Biocon-Bristol
Meyers Squibb R&D center, Bangalore, India

Latest Projects & Publications:

• Original Research Articles – 65
• Reviews and Book Chapters – 5
• Research Abstracts – 60

Kumar KV, Ruda A, Sreedhara MV, Subramani TS, Prasad DS, Das MA, Li YW, Bristow LJ, Naidu PS, Vikradidhyan RK. Bacillus Calmette-Guerin (BCG) Vaccine induced a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI)-resistant depression like phenotype in mice. Brain, Behavior and Immunity, 2014; 42: 204-211.

Fowler CJ, Björklund E, Lichtman AH, Naidu PS, Congiu C, Onnis V. Inhibitory properties of ibuprofen and its amide analogues towards the hydrolysis and cyclooxygenation of the endocannabinoidanandamide. J Enzyme Inhib Med Chem. 2013; 28(1):172-82.

Kinsey SG, Naidu PS, Cravatt BF, Dudley DT, Lichtman AH. Fatty acid amide hydrolase blockade attenuates the development of collagen-induced arthritis and related thermal hyperalgesia in mice. PharmacolBiochemBehav. 2011 Oct;99(4):718-25

Kinsey SG, Mahadevan A, Zhao B, Sun H, Naidu PS, Razdan RK, Sallwey DE, ImadDamaj M, Lichtman AH. The CB(2) cannabinoid receptor-selective agonist O-3223 reduces pain and inflammation without apparent cannabinoid behavioral effects. Neuropharmacology. 2011 Feb-Mar;60(2-3):244-51