57t IAP Conference Scientific Sessions Schedule :Feb 1st 2019 (Day 1)

8.15 - 9.00 AM Inauguration and Felicitation of ECM of IAP - -
9.00-9.20 AM Invited Highlight talks

Physiotherapy in India

Dr. Ali Irani PT PhD

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9.20 - 9.40 AM Invited highlight talks

“Small step for Tech, Giant lEAP for Physios”

Dr. Gary Krasilovsky PT, Ph.D.

Invited highlight talks

Concepts of Muscle energy technique and its application for breathing pattern disorder in low back pain.

Dr. Rajasekar S PT

Evidence-Based Clinica Case sessions- Clinician

9.40 - 10.00 AM Invited highlight talks

Recent trends in therapeutic taping

Dr. Sanjiv K JHA PT

Invited highlight talks

Shoulder Rehab insights and Approaches.

Dr. Pruthviraj R PT

10.00- 10.25 AM Invited highlight talks

Insight into Visceral Manipulation

Dr. Rita Benamor DO, CST-D, BI-D

Invited highlight talks

“Your Hands can also do magic” The technique that was coined a century back, now in limelight!!!

Dr. Suresh Franklin PT

10.25 - 10.50 AM Invited highlight talks

“Manual therapy for Low back pain: Recent Advances”

Dr. Umashankar Mohanty PT PhD

Invited highlight talks

Physiotherapy intervention for a Physio: Obstacles and Opportunities

Dr. Mahesh Mitra PT, Ph.D.

10.50- 11.15 AM Invited highlight talks

Cognitive Functional therapy


Invited highlight talks

Manual Therapy: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

Dr. Deepak Kumar PT PhD

11.15 - 11.35 AM Invited highlight talk

Personalised or Precision Medicine- Lessons learned Neuro-Vascular to Neurodegeneration

Dr. Vinod Metta M.D (UK)


Young Investigator Abstract-PG

11.35- 12.00 PM Preparation of main inauguration & Sponsors talk I - -
12.00 - 1.00 PM Inauguration - -
1.00 - 1.30 PM Post-inauguration break & Sponsors talk II - -
1.30 - 2.30 PM Panel Discussion

A Road Map for Direct Access and Self referral in Physiotherapy

(Moderate by Dr. Nandan PT)

Panel Discussion Members:

Dr. Savita Ravindran PT

Dr. Arun G Maiya PT, Ph.D

Dr. Ketan Bhatikar PT

Dr. Desigamani PT

Dr. Joseph Pasanga PT

Dr. Sudeep Kale PT

Dr. Hitesh Arora PT

Dr. Samuel Paul Issac PT

Hands-On Session

Neuromeningeal Manipulation

(Dr. Rita Benamor. DO,CST-D,BI-D)

Young Investigator abstract- PG
2.30 - 3.00 PM Invited highlight Talks

Real-time Ultrasound: The stethoscope for Fascia Movement

Dr. Valentin C. Dones III Ph.D. MSPT, PTRP, COMT, DMS

Invited Highlight talk

Telerehabilitation: Present and future in India

Dr. Suresh Mani PT Ph.D.

3.00 - 4.00 PM Hands-on Sessions

Manual Therapy Approaches for Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome

Dr. Heath Matthews PT

Quiz preliminary round
4.00 - 5.00 PM IAP- General body meeting Quiz preliminary round Best Abstract Sessions UG
5 PM ONWARDS Cultural program _ _

57th IAP Conference Scientific Sessions Schedule:Feb 2nd 2019(Day 2)

9.00 - 9.25 AM Invited highlight talks

Pilates in Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation

Dr. Mohan Kumar Rajaram. PT

Invited highlight talk -
9.25 - 9.50 AM Invited highlight talks

Managing Elite Athletes - Beyond Rehabilitation

Dr. Ashish Kaushik. PT

Invited highlight talks Evidence-based Clinical case sessions-Academician
9.50 - 10.50 AM Symposium

Evidence-Based Interventions for stroke.. Moving Beyond Impairments


Dr. Prabath Ranjan PT

Dr. Abraham Joshua PT Ph.D

Dr. Partha Kommineni PT

Dr. Akshata N Sirigeri PT

Hands-on Sessions

Facilitating Techniques used in Intensive care unit

Dr. Gopala Krishna Alaparthi PT PhD

10.50 - 11.15 AM Invited highlight talks

Preparation of Skeletal Muscles for the training using Matrix Rhythm therapy

Dr. Ulrich G Randoll

Invited highlight talks

Childhood Obesity: A Growing Public Health crisis

Dr. Supriya K Vinodh PT P.hD

11.15 - 11.40PM Invited highlight talks

Physiotherapy in India where we are and where we can….

Dr. Sudeep Kale PT

Invited highlight talks

Role of exercise in women's Health

Dr. Surajeet Chakrabarty PT

11.40 - 12.05 PM Invited highlight talks

The Best exercise to reduce pain and stress

Dr. Venkata Ramana Rao PT

Invited highlight talks

Aerobic Exercise Prescription for children with special needs

Dr. Banumathy Mohanakrishnan PT

12.05 - 12.30 PM Invited highlight talks

Core Stability in sports performance

Dr. Anand Mishra PT

Invited highlight talks

Inculcating Action Research in Physiotherapy: from curriculum and beyond

Dr. Sanjay Eapen PhD

12.30 - 1.00 PM Invited highlight talks

K-Cat Approaches in shoulder Dysfunction

Dr. Annamalai K PT

Invited highlight talks

The Role of Physiotherapy in a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

Dr. Anjani Kumar PT

1.00 - 1.25 PM Invited highlight talks

Asymmetric loading Deficit in Stroke and its Impact on Motor Recovery- A innovation to Train

Dr. D. Thiagarajan PT

Invited highlight talks

Rehabilitation strategies for delayed presentation in Ankle injuries

Dr. Himanshu Mathur PT

1.25- 1.50 PM Invited highlight talks

Red Flags in Physiotherapy practice

Dr. MuraliRaj Rajan PT MSC(MSK), MHSPC,MCSP

Invited highlight talks

Evidence-based Rehabilitation in Infantile Erb’s palsy

Dr. Mohammad Sidiq PT PhD

2.00 - 2.30 PM Quiz FInal Invited highlight talks

Evidence-Based Practice in Physiotherapy- role of clinical Practice guidelines

Dr. Litty Mathew Shibu PT. Ph.D.

2.30- 3.00 PM Invited highlight talks
3.00 - 3. 30 PM Hands-On Session

Decision Making and management of BPPV

Dr. John Solomon PT PhD

Invited highlight talks

ArthroMyoNeuroManual Therapy for Plantar Heel Pain

Dr.P Senthil Kumar PT PhD

Trial Breaking Sessions - PhD
3.30 - 4.00PM Invited highlight talks

Load Specific Strength and Conditioning- Amateur Foot ball players

Dr. Siva Kumar A PT PhD

4.00 - 4.30PM Sponsors Talk - -
4.30- 5.00 PM Felicitation for Sponsors - -
5.00 PM - 6.00PM Valedictory Function - -
6 PM ONWARDS DJ Party - -