Dr Hitendra Patel is a Professor of Chemistry at the Department of Chemistry of the Sardar Patel University, V. V. Nagar, Gujarat, India. He was an Elected Member of the Organic Division Council and was admitted as a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry, London in 2020. He acts as Editor and Review Editor, Editorial board member in many international high repute journals. His research interests include the Development of Bioactive Heterocyclic Scaffolds via Multi-component reactions, with a focus on Green Chemistry approaches and Medicinal Chemistry, including synthesis of small molecules, virtual and biomolecular screening. He has published more than 32 research and review papers.