• PHYSIOTHERAPIST

    PHYSIOTHERAPIST

    • Jury Member
    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

    Speciality:

    Sports Medicine & Physiotherapy

    Experience:

    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

    Awards:

    “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

    Memberships:

    Life Member of Indian Association of Sports Medicine
    Vice-President of Bombay District Sports Medicine Association
    Vice-President of Bombay Suburban Amateur Athletic Association