Activities 2012 – 2014

Date/Venue Remarks/Collaboration
1 Free physiotherapy & surgery

camp for women with pelvic floor & uterus problem

Saturday, November 17, 2012 at Lamjung, Nepal Collaboration with Stichting Vrienden Van Amppipal, Netherlands
2 Free physiotherapy camp Saturday, December 22, 2012

Pioneer International Public School Kapan-2

Collaboration with Likhu Sahakari , Kapan, Nepal
3 Meeting with Department of Physiotherapy, Kathmandu University School of medical Sciences(KUSMS) 2013 Collaboration in terms of conducting workshops, seminars, conferences, Capacity Building, Raising physiotherapy profile in Nepal.
4 Hand Therapy Workshop


Friday, January 11 & 12,  2013

Manipal Teaching Hospital, Phulbari,

Pokhara, Nepal




Dhulikhel Hospital, Nepal

NEPTA Kaski Branch in association with Manipal Teaching Hospital,Nepal and Hands across Borders(HAB), Netherland


Collaboration with the Department of Physiotherapy, KUSMS, Nepal


5 Hand Congress


Saturday, March 9, 2013

B & B Hospital, Conference hall, Gwarko,  Lalitpur , Nepal

Collaboration with B&B Hospital and Hands Across borders (HAB), Netherlands.
6 World Physiotherapy Day- 2013

(Theme : Movement for Health)


Sunday, September 8, 2013

Dhulikhel, Nepal

Collaboration with the Department of Physiotherapy, KUSMS
7 Seminar on  “Evidence-based practice in Paediatric Physical Therapy” March 31, Saturday, 2013 Organised by NEPTA at The Kanti children hospital, Kathmandu, Nepal
8 Hands on Workshop on “Evidence Based Physiotherapy Approach to common shoulder complex disorders” 22nd March, 2014

Dhulikhel Hospital

Collaboration with the  Department of physiotherapy, KUSMS
9 Human resource data collection of physiotherapists in Nepal Start date: August 4,2014 Data collection is ongoing
10 World Physiotherapy Day- 2014

(Theme : Fit to take part)

Press Release at Kantipur Newspaper, Nepali National Daily

September 8, 2014 Publication regarding :

1.      World Physiotherapy Day

2.      Information about the 7th   NEPTACON

3.      Information about Executive Committee  Election

11 Free Physiotherapy camp and  fruits distribution program September 8, 2014

Butwal, Nepal

NEPTA Branch- Butwal, Nepal
12 Get together programme of the Physiotherapists September 8, 2014

NEPTA office(8th Floor, Malla Complex, Mega Bank Building, Tripureshwor, Kathmandu)

On the occasion of the World Physiotherapy Day by NEPTA


13 Several rounds of Meetings with the Council for technical Education and Vocational Training (CTEVT) 2013-2014 Represented by the Physiotherapy team of KUSMS  and NEPTA Executives
14 Proposal for the Opportunity to study MSc. in Rehabilitation Sciences under FULL scholarship in Bangaladesh June 7, 2014 Memorandum of Understanding will be signed for the next intake.

Conditions apply- NEPTA rules applicable for the enrollment

15 Call for “Opportunity for Physiotherapists to undergo FREE Wheel chair Training” June 7, 2014

Conditions apply as per NEPTA Rule



Basic level training will be conducted by Handicap International- Nepal. Training will be delivered by international master trainer and wheelchair experts.
16 Workshop on “Kinesiology Principles and Treatment Concepts for Osteoarthritis of the Hip and Knee” May 17, 2014 Collaboration with Grande International Hospital and Department of Physiotherapy, KUSMS
17 NEPTA official Letters to Different Ministry Of Government


·         About Introduction of Physiotherapy

·         Physiotherapy Condition In Nepal

·         Current Demands- Profession Upliftment,  Job Opportunity, quality control etc

·         Suggestion for improvement


October 20, 2014 Letters were dispatched to :

1.      Ministry of Health and Population

2.      Ministry of Planning Commission

3.      Lok Sewa Aayog

4.       Nepal Health Professional Council

5.       Prime Minister’s Office

6.      Ministry of Law

7.      Ministry of Finance

8.      Ministry of General Administration

9.      Human Resource Information Centre of MOHP

10.  Scholarship, Training and Human Resource Development Commission

11.  Paramedical Association of Nepal

18 Letters to Nepal Health Professional Council(NHPC) October, 2014 1.      Regarding the amendment of Minimum Requirement to establish BPT college in Nepal.


2.      Regarding the nomination of  either the President(NEPTA) or Qualified Physiotherapy Professional in the NHPC council committee, upon the referral of NEPTA


19 Meeting with NHPC 2013-2014 Meeting  Agendas:

Accreditation, Possibility of Licensure Exams, Title Protection, Quality Control, Promote Bachelor of Physiotherapy Programme in Nepal.


20 Representation at the Wheelchair Task Force Meeting


Participation at  consultative workshop on “Physical Rehabilitation Sector in Nepal”





21-22 August, 2014




Organised  by Handicap International, Nepal

21 Activity Based Partnership Agreement between Handicap International and NEPTA 28 October, 2014 Agreement signed by Nishchal Shakya, President, NEPTA and Ms. Sarah Blin, Country Director, HI Nepal
22 Representation at Stakeholders meeting 18th – 19th November, 2014 Organised by Handicap International, Nepal
23 7th International NEPTACON- 2014 18th – 23rd November, 2014 18th – 21st    November :

At Skills Lab Auditorium Hall and Margrit Paathsaala, Dhulikhel Hospital, Nepal

22nd November :

World Trade Center, Tripureshwor, Kathmandu, Nepal.

23rd November :

Grande City Clinic, Jamal, Kathmandu, Nepal