Supporting the NSW justice system through independent scientific evidence analysis.
Senior Forensic Scientist-Illicit Drug Analysis Unit | NSW Forensic & Analytical Science Service
Pragna has more than ten years of experience as a Senior Forensic Scientist with the illicit drug analysis lab-Forensic analytical science services. She is an expert in the analytical work of illicit drugs. She has in-depth knowledge of quality assurance, method development and training in Illicit drug identification field.
She has MScTech from University of New South Wales (UNSW) , and have complimented her qualifications by working within the industrial, analytical and research branches of the chemical testing organization conducting research and development, validation of analytical methods, and process optimization. Since the Year 2016, She has been doing dual senior role (Senior Botanist and Senior Chemist) with IDAU-FASS. She is a chairperson of CANNTAG ‑DrugSAG. She has been part of the group which provides training for cannabis identification program to the chemists/analysts of other institutes.