HYDERABAD: Hitech Institute of Advanced Pharmaceutical Sciences in association with NATCO Pharma Ltd is conducting an industry oriented short-term course for pharmacy graduates from June 16. The course of nine weeks duration will be followed by intensive training in a pharma industry. M. Venkata Reddy, former Director, Drug Control Administration, said the idea was to bridge the gap between academic and industrial environments for fresh pharmacy graduates. Eminent personalities from the industry and Drugs Control Administration will deliver lectures on subjects related to drug industry and regulatory affairs. Classes will be conducted at NATCO House, Banjara Hills. Interested people may contact Mr. Reddy on 98484-83032 and 98499-28114.