DR. ALI IRANI
B.Physio from M.S. University, Baroda
Ph.D in Sports Medicine
Ph.D in Anatomy of Body Movement and Dance, Bombay University
Head of Department of Physiotherapy, Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation Centre,
Dr. Balabhai Nanavati Hospital, Mumbai
President – Indian Association of Physiotherapists
Sports Medicine & Physiotherapy
Physiotherapist for the Indian Cricket Team, 1987-1997.
Member Board of studies S.N.D.T.(Mumbai),J.N.D.U (Amritsar),M.S University (Baroda)
Worked as researcher at Bombay Hospital, 1985-86.
Presented papers on Knee Mobility, Backache, Hammer Tone for Frozen Shoulder, Fitness & Sports injuries at various national and international conferences.
Held workshops on innovative physiotherapy & sports medicine at various physiotherapy & medical colleges
Delivered lecture for Diploma in Sports Medicine at N.I.S, Patiala
Conducted a workshop for the Iranian Physiotherapy Association, 2004 and again in Feb. 2005. Presented papers at various national and international Physiotherapy and Sports Medicine conferences
Train state and national level athletes to improve their performance
Holding rural physiotherapy camps (Community Based Rehabilitation)
Delivers lectures for Physiotherapy Colleges all over India.
Set up physiotherapy and rehabilitation centre in Bhuj, Gujarat for earthquake victims
Examiner and Lecturer for students of Masters of Fine Arts (Dance), Bombay University
Faculty for P.G. students at various universities
Lectures on Disaster Management
“HITRA ORATION” Award in 1994 for achievements made in the field of Physiotherapy
Lifetime Achievement Award by Indian Association of Physiotherapy, 2004
Awarded Fellowship by Indian Association of Sports Medicine, 2005
Awarded Fellowship by Indian Association of Physiotherapists, 2005
Life Member of Indian Association of Sports Medicine
Vice-President of Bombay District Sports Medicine Association
Vice-President of Bombay Suburban Amateur Athletic Association