7th International Conference of Nepal Physiotherapy Association (NEPTA) will take place in Kathmandu, Nepal from 18th to 23rd November, 2014. This physiotherapy scientific meeting will bring the physiotherapists from all round the world in the land of Himalayas, the land of Lord Buddha and place with numerous historical values. Along with the conference, you will get to enjoy the glory of the beautiful country. This conference will be a General Physiotherapy Conference, where papers from any specialty will be accepted. Two days of the conference will be broadly divided into four parts, namely:
Each part of the conference will have distinguished speakers in the respective fields with in depth clinical and research experience. Platform presentations of the topic will be moderated by these experts themselves.
Any health related professional who works in the field of rehabilitation and or who has interest in rehabilitation related to above mentioned fields.
It is a wonderful platform to attend this scientific meeting in the Land of Himalayas. The highlights of the conference are listed below:
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Dr. Britt Stuge, PT, PhD, Senior researcher, Division for Neuroscience and Musculoskeletal Medicine, Oslo University Hospital, Norway
Dr. Gillian Webb, PT, PhD Associate Professor, Melbourne University, Australia
Dr. J Haxby Abbott, PT, PhD, DPT, Research Associate Professor in the Orthopaedic section of the Department of Surgical Sciences, Dunedin School of Medicine, University of Otago, in Dunedin, New Zealand
Dr. James H McAuley, PhD,Full time Researcher at Neuroscience Research Australia (NeuRA), Sydney, Australia
Dr. Jessica Less, DPT, Melbourne University, Australia
Dr. Joshua A Cleland, PT, PhD, Professor, Franklin Pierce University, NH, USA
Dr. Kavitha Raja, PT, PhD, Principal and Professor, JSS College of Physiotherapy, Mysore, India
Dr. Mahendra Yadav, MPT, Assistant Professor, Sikkim Manipal University, India, Silver level Instructor, Theraband, USA
Dr. Senthil P Kumar, PT, PhD, Principal and Professor, MMIPR, Ambala, India
Dr. Ton A.R. Schreuders, PhD, Hand therapist, Board member of Hand Across the Borders, Netherlands
This workshop will cover leadership for physiotherapists. Apart from sound clinical skills, background knowledge and being updated with recent evidences, physiotherapists also require leadership skills. Learn this from the expert herself, Gillian Webb, PT, PhD. Another expert in the field of Leadership, Jessica Less, DPT will co-instructor the workshop.
Workshop on “Theraband” by Mahendra Yadav, MPT, Faculty- Sikkim Manipal University, India. He is a Silver Level Instructor, Theraband Academy, US. This course will include scientific and clinical application in Elastic resistance training, Exercise ball training, Balance and Proprioceptive training and Injury specific rehabilitation. At the end of the course you will receive Internationally recognized certificate and earn 8 credit hours. This course is scheduled on 18- 19th of November, 2014; and will run simultaneously with Leadership workshop. theraband workshop Nepal
The workshop will cover “Pelvic Girdle Pain- A biopsychosocial Approach”. Workshop will be covered by Britt Stuge, PT, PhD, who is a senior researcher at University of Oslo, Norway. Dr. Stuge has numerous papers on Pelvic Pain especially on women during pregnancy. Please click on the link beside for the details of the workshop. Pre conference Britt Stuge Workshop
The workshop will be conducted by Joshua A cleland, PT, PhD himself on Manual therapy of Lumbar Spine. This is the first time Dr. Cleland is conducting any workshops in this part of the world. Please click on the link for the details of the workshop. Josh Cleland Workshop on Lumbopelvic Manual Therapy
Indian delegates will not require any visa to visit Nepal. Delegates from elsewhere can receive their visas upon arrival at the immigration office, Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu, Nepal.