in association with AMRI Hospitals Ltd.

Notices

Faculty

Dr. Anwesh Pradhan

PhD Scholar, MPT (Neurological & Psychosomatic Disorder), COMT, CDNT, MIAP

Associate Professor

Education

  • PhD Scholar (Physiotherapy), Saveetha University, Tamil Nadu
  • COMT, Capri Institute of Manual Therapy, New Delhi, 2017
  • MPT (Neurological and Psychosomatic Disorders)Garden City College of Physiotherapy, Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka, 2008
  • BPT, Garden City College of Physiotherapy, Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka, 2005

Areas of Competence

  • Neuro Rehabilitation
  • Vestibular Rehabilitation
  • Intensive Care
  • PNF
  • Incontinence
  • Pain
  • Vojta
  • Electrotherapy
  • Gait & Balance

Academic Courses Taught

BPT Course

  • Electrotherapy
  • Neuro-anatomy
  • Exercise therapy
  • Manual therapy
  • Psychosomatic Disorders
  • Physiotherapy in General Medicine
  • Physiotherapy in Surgery
  • Physiotherapy in Gynecology and Obstetrics
  • Physiotherapy in Neurology

MPT Course

  • Work physiology
  • Biomechanics
  • Physiotherapy Modalities
  • Advance Neurology
  • Elective Neurology

Work Experience

  • Senior Physiotherapist at The Mission Hospital, Durgapur, West Bengal, India
  • Consultant Physiotherapist at Spandan Hospital, Midnapore, West Bengal, India
  • Guest Lecturer at Vidyasagar Institute of Health, Midnapore, West Bengal, India
  • Honorary Physiotherapy Trainee at Manipal Hospital, Bangalore, India
  • Rehabilitation Therapist (Voluntary service for physically deformed leprosy patients) at SonamukhiPragatiSangha, Bankura, West Bengal, India
  • Senior Physiotherapist of emergency trauma medical team, National Car Rally
  • Senior Physiotherapist for Kolkata Full Marathon
  • UG & PG Examiner and Paper Setter for WBUHS, Down Town University, Utkal University.
  • Examiner and Paper Setter for Under Graduate (BPT) & Post Graduate (MPT) at WBUHS (West Bengal), Down Town University (Assam), Utkal University (Odisha), Geetanjali University (Rajasthan) & Sikkim Manipal University (Sikkim)

Workshops Conducted & Paper Presentation

  • Webinar on ‘Managing Cognitive and Perceptual problems in TBI patients’ conducted by BCIPCON 2K22 on ‘Physiotherapeutic Approach to a patient with Traumatic Brain Injury’ by Shri Banarsidas Chandiwala University (April 2022)
  • Webinar on ‘Vestibular Treatment to Improve Balance’ conducted by STRIDE’21 International Physiotherapy Conference, Saveetha University (December 2021)
  • Webinar on ‘Facilitation & Inhibition techniques in Neuro Physiotherapy’ conducted by IAP Paschim Medinipur Brach (January 2021)
  • Webinar on ‘Facilitation & Inhibition techniques in Neuro Physiotherapy’ conducted by The Physio Inculcators (25th July 2020)
  • Webinar Panelist on ‘Stroke Rehabilitation: Best Approaches & Recent Advancement’ conducted by The Physio Inculcators (5th July 2020)
  • Webinar on ‘Neurodynamic Therapy for Radiculopathy’ conducted by Physionews 24, Bangladesh (April 2020)
  • Senior Scientific Paper Presentation on ‘Canalith Repositioning Maneuver v/s Liberatory Maneuver in the treatment of BPPV’ at Mumbai (5th Annual conference SIP, 2020)
  • Panelist on ‘Statistically Significant but Clinically Irrelevant - Role in Evidence Based Practice’ at New Delhi (4th Annual conference SIP, 2019)
  • Conducted workshop on ‘Vestibular Rehabilitation’ at Nopany Group of Institution, Kolkata (2018)
  • Panelist on ‘Post stroke upper limb rehabilitation’ at Kolkata (3rdAnnual conference SIP, 2018)
  • Scientific Oration Presentation on ‘Urinary Incontinence’ at Kanyakumari (International Physiocon, 2017)
  • Scientific Oration Presentation on ‘Vestibular Assessment’ at Kolkata (WBIAP conference, 2017)
  • Scientific Oration Presentation on ‘Urinary Incontinence’ at Udaipur (1st International Physiotherapy Conference, 2016)
  • Scientific Oration Presentation on ‘BPPV’ at Kolkata (WBIAP conference, 2016)
  • Workshop conducted on ‘PNF’ at Udaipur (2016)
  • Workshop conducted on ‘PNF’ at Bhubaneswar (2015)
  • Workshop conducted on ‘Pain’ at Bhubaneswar (2015)
  • Workshop conducted on ‘Vestibular Rehabilitation’ at Bhubaneswar (2015)
  • Scientific Oration Presentation on ‘BPPV’ at Kolkata (WBIAP conference, 2015)
  • Workshop conducted on ‘PNF’ at Kolkata (2014)
  • Workshop conducted on ‘Vestibular Rehabilitation’ at Bhubaneswar (2014)
  • Scientific Oration Presentation on ‘Urinary Incontinence’ at Kolkata (WBIAP conference, 2013)
  • Scientific Paper Presentation on ‘Efficacy of Canalith Repositioning Maneuver and Liberatory Maneuver in the treatment of BPPV - A Comparison Study’ at Kolkata (WBIAP conference, 2011)
  • Scientific Paper Presentation on ‘Efficacy of Canalith Repositioning Maneuver and Liberatory Maneuver in the treatment of BPPV - A Comparison Study’ at Kolkata (National IAP conference,2007)

Workshops and Presentation

  • Exercise and Manual Therapy for Treatment of Low Back Pain with or without Lumbosacral Radiculopathy: A Narrative Review. Annals of Romanian Society of Cell Biology. 2021Apr.24 [Scopus Indexed]
  • Functional Balance & Gait Balance in Normal Geriatric Population: By Gait Training with Multiple Task. Indian Journal of Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy. October-December 2018
  • Effects of Burst TENS over upper trapezius trigger points - A pilot dosimetry study. Journal of emerging technologies and Innovative research. Sep, 2018
  • Effect of Task-oriented Training with and without Trunk Restraint on Reaching Activity in Adult Hemiparetics. Indian Journal of Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy. 2018
  • Prevalence and risk factors of low back pain among auto-rickshaw drivers in urban Kolkata, India. International journal of current research and academic review. 2017
  • Importance of physiotherapy in stroke rehabilitation. Business Economics magazine (Health Section) 2014, October edition.
  • ABSTRACT: Improvements in clinical and functional outcomes in osteoarthritic knee patients treated with pneumatic unloading brace and resisted hip and knee exercises. J Soc Indian Physiother. AB No 45;2019
  • ABSTRACT: Effects of burst tens over upper trapezius trigger points- A pilot dosimetry study. J Soc Indian Physiother. AB No 60;2019
  • ABSTRACT: Comparison between Canalith positioning maneuver versus Liberatory maneuver in treatment of BPPV. J Soc Indian Physiother. AB No 47; 2020

Workshop Attended

  • Maitland, Kaltenborn, Mills and CyriaxManual therapy techniques by Dr. P P Mohanty - Nopany Institute of Healthcare Studies, Kolkata
  • Sports tapping techniques by Dr.Hemant Juneja - Nopany Institute of Healthcare Studies, Kolkata
  • Chriopractric techniques for low back pain by Dr. Maneesh Arora - Nopany Institute of Healthcare Studies, Kolkata
  • Vestibular Rehabilitation by Dr.John Solomon - Nopany Institute of Healthcare Studies, Kolkata
  • Train and treat with bands and ball by Prof.Shabnam Agarwal - Nopany Institute of Healthcare Studies, Kolkata
  • Neural mobilization by Dr.Senthil Kumar - Nopany Institute of Healthcare Studies, Kolkata
  • Workshop and CME on Emergency medicine - The Mission Hospital, Durgapur
  • Motor Relearning Program-Garden City College, Bangalore
  • Neural Tissue Provocation Test - Krupanidhi College, Bangalore
  • Advanced Neurological Techniques in Physiotherapy –Physio FIT Physiotherapy Clinic, Bangalore
  • VOJTA Technique workshop, by Concept teacher Gloria Galecki - Garden City College, Bangalore
  • Recent Trends in Role of Sports Physiotherapy in Cricket, Garden City College, Bangalore
  • CME on Preventive Cardiology and Cardiac Rehabilitation, NarayanaHrudayalya, Bangalore
  • First National Conference on Respiratory Care, CMC Vellore
    1. - Respiratory therapy in critical care
    2. - Pulmonary function test- Basics

Membership

  • Indian Association of Physiotherapist - Life member
  • Society of Indian Physiotherapistsr

Attachments

  • Contributing Editor of ‘Journal of Society of Indian Physiotherapists’
  • Editorial Panel Member of ‘Ristava Neurology Journal’

Activities other than Academics

  • Sports
  • Traveling / Trekking
  • Music
  • Photography
  • Fashion show coordination
  • Painting
  • Culinary

Award and Achievements

  • Received M.G.Mokashi Best Teacher Award in the field of Physiotherapy in International Physiocon, Kanyakumari, 2017
  • Received Young Achievement Award in 1st International Physiotherapy Conference, Rajasthan Vidyapeeth Deemed University, Udaipur, India, 2016
  • Received M.G. Mokashi Best Teacher Award in the field of Physiotherapyin Physiocon, Bangalore, 2014.

Conferences Attended

  • BCIPCON 2K22 on ‘Physiotherapeutic Approach to a patient with Traumatic Brain Injury’ by Shri Banarsidas Chandiwala University, April 2022 (Resource person)
  • STRIDE’21 International Physiotherapy Conference, Saveetha University, December 2021, (Resource person / Presenter)
  • 4th Annual Conference of Society of Indian Physiotherapist 2019, New Delhi (Panelist and Reviewer)
  • 3rd Annual Conference of Society of Indian Physiotherapist 2018, Kolkata (Scientific committee member)
  • International Physiocon 2017, Kanyakumari(Organising Secretary)
  • 15th State Conference IAP 2017, West Bengal(Organising Member)
  • 1st International Physiotherapy Conference 2016, Udaipur
  • 14th State Conference IAP 2016, West Bengal(Organising Member)
  • 13th State Conference IAP 2015, West Bengal(Organising Member)
  • Picon 2015, Bhubaneswar (Resource Person)
  • 12th State Conference IAP 2014, West Bengal
  • 11th State Conference IAP 2013, West Bengal
  • 50th National Conference IAP 2012, Mumbai
  • 10th State Conference IAP 2011, West Bengal
  • 45th Annual National Conference IAP 2007, Kolkata
  • 1st National Conference on Respiratory Care 2006, CMC Vellore
  • 4th All India Physiotherapy Students Conference 2004, Bangalore
  • 3rd All India Physiotherapy Students Conference 2003, Bangalore
  • State Conference IAP 2002, Bangalore
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News & Events

  • April 2022

    27 Apr, 2022
    2ndBPT April - May 2022 Examination Started (Theory)

    19 Apr, 2022
    Commencement of workshop on Dry Needling by Dr. Subhanjan Das

    09 Apr, 2022
    NIHS organized the first convocation for BPT (2015-2016 batch) and MPT (2016-2017 batch)

    04 Apr, 2022
    General Medicine Practical Classes at AMRI Dhakuria for 3rd BPT

    01 Apr, 2022
    Internship Started at B.C. Roy & Salt Lake AMRI for 1 month

    01 Apr, 2022
    Clinical Teaching at Woodlands Hospital & ESI for 4th BPT (3rd Batch)

  • March 2022

    12 Mar, 2022
    MPT 2021 batch induction programme

    12 Mar, 2022
    IEC meeting held for 2020 Batch

    08 Mar, 2022
    International Women’s day celebrations

  • February 2022

    28 Feb, 2022
    3rd BPT 2018 theory and practical examination commenced

    26 Feb, 2022
    Confirmation of surgery classes at CNMC for 3rd BPT (2018 batch)

    24 Feb, 2022
    Confirmation of hospital posting at ESI (Sealdah) and Woodlands

    18 Feb, 2022
    1st BPT 2020 practical examination commenced

    17 Feb, 2022
    Clinical teaching classes started at Nopany Physiotherapy Clinic

    05 Feb, 2022
    NIHS celebrated Saraswati Puja

    01 Feb, 2022
    Commencement of Internship for 2016 batch (backlog students)

    01 Feb, 2022
    Offline classes begin

  • January 2022

    26 Jan, 2022
    NIHS celebrated Republic Day and Mr. Swarup Ghosh BPT (4th Year) student, host the flag.

    05 Jan, 2022
    As per the government notification, classes started in online mode

    03 Jan, 2022
    1st BPT January 2022 Examination will commence

  • December 2021

    20 Dec, 2021
    2nd BPT and 4th BPT December 2021 Examination will commence

    16 Dec, 2021
    NIHS will conduct the 1st BPT, 2021 batch Induction Program.

    12 Dec, 2021
    NIHS conducts Free Physiotherapy Camp, 2021 to commemorate World Disability Day.

    03 Dec, 2021
    World Disability Day was observed.World Disability Day was observed.

  • November 2021

    24 Nov, 2021
    1st Year BPT, 2021 batch mop-up counselling conducted by WBJEEB.

    17 Nov, 2021
    NIHS Career Counselling Committee conducts workshop on “ Effective CV Writing” for Final year BPT and MPT students.

    08 Nov, 2021
    College re-opened for practical classes in small batched.

  • October 2021

    06 Oct, 2021
    Prof. Shabnam Agarwal received DEVI AWARD for her contribution in literary and academic discipline. The award was given by SAKHI (Vishwa Gujrati Sakhi Samaj), Gujrat Samaj, Sahitya Times and Bharatiya Bhasha Parisad.

    05 Oct, 2021
    1st Year BPT, 2021 batch counselling registration process commenced.

  • September 2021

    22 Sept, 2021
    3rd BPT Practical Examination Commenced.

    18 Sept, 2021
    Call for scientific articles, stories, poems, sketches, drawings, photographs for SANKALP VOL - XVI.

    18 Sept, 2021
    BPT 2016 batch result declared, 22 distinctions out of 32 students passed.

    17 Sept, 2021
    Prof. Shabnam Agarwal, Director Education, NIHS featured in Radio 91.9 friends FM

    13 Sept, 2021
    3rd year BPT, September – October 2021 Examination commenced.

    13 Sept, 2021
    3rd BPT Theory Examination Commenced.

    04 Sept, 2021
    NIHS, MPT 2020 batch started clinical posting at Woodlands Hospitals.

  • August 2021

    21 Aug, 2021
    College Committee meetings.
    Anti-Ragging Committee meeting held to form the Anti Ragging Squad.
    Library Committee meeting held to review the regulations, purchase of new books.
    Library Committee meeting held to review the regulations, purchase of new books.

    21 Aug, 2021
    College Core Committee meeting was held to review the implementation of decisions taken at college committees.

    15 Aug, 2021
    NIHS celebrated 75th Independence Day. Prof. Shabnam Agarwal, Director Education NGI, hoist the flag.

    13 Aug, 2021
    Free Post COVID 19 Physiotherapy Consultations: NIHS initiated the Free Physiotherapy Consultation (Link with writeup).

    09 Aug, 2021
    NIHS students started BPT internship at Woodlands Hospitals, Kolkata.

    02 Aug, 2021
    1st, 2nd and 3rd-year practical examination begins from 2nd August 2021

  • July 2021

    1st Year, 2nd Year & Final Year Bachelor of Physiotherapy (BPT) July - Aug 2021 Examination was commenced.

  • June 2021

    1st Internal Theory for 1st year (2020 Batch), 2nd Internal Theory & Practical for 2nd year (2018 Batch) & 3rd Internal Theory & Practical for 3rd year (2017 Batch) was conducted.

    12 June, 2021
    Research & Publication committee, Internal Complaints Committee, Career counselling committee & Extra-Curricular committee meeting was conducted.

    07 June, 2021
    Micro-Teaching class was conducted by Dr. GRC & Dr. MS

    02 June, 2021
    Webinar of COVID 19 Rehabilitation was conducted.

  • May 2021

    28 May, 2021
    Micro-Teaching class was conducted by Dr. GRC, Dr. MS & Dr. SC

    Postponement of all scheduled (postgraduate & Undergraduate Examinations) to start from May 2021 or ongoing under the WBUHS, considering the present COVID-19 pandemic situation

    15 May, 2021
    Curriculum Committee Meeting was conducted.

  • April 2021

    30 Apr, 2021
    Examination Committee Meeting was conducted.

    Final BPT, BOT & BPO Examination on May - June,2021 Examination was commenced.

    1st year Bachelor of Physiotherapy (BPT) April - May 2021 Examination was commenced.

    08 Apr, 2021
    Board of Academics Meeting to discuss about the academic progression.

    02 Apr, 2021
    Office picnic attended by staff and faculties with their families at ‘Prosenjit Bagan Bari’, South 24 Parganas.

  • March 2021

    08 Mar, 2021
    Offline Practical Internal Examination for Final BPT 2016 Batch.

    22 Mar, 2021
    Offline Theory Internal Examinations 2nd BPT & 3rd BPT.

  • February 2021

    Offline Practical Classes for the Final BPT 2016 Batch.

    12 Feb, 2021
    1st BPT March-April University Examination results were published and 18 students received distinction.

  • January 2021

    26 Jan, 2021
    Online celebrations of of Republic Day

    On the occasion of the 158th Birth Anniversary of Swami Vivekananda, NIHS students celebrated the National Youth Day Online by presenting posters on the life of Swami Vivekananda and reciting poems to pay homage to Swamiji.

    15 Jan, 2021
    The final MPT Examination 2020 results were published.

    15 Jan, 2021
    The 2nd BPT February-March 2020 Examination results were published & 9 students received the distinction.

    04 Jan, 2021
    College Reopens

  • December 2020

    23 Dec, 2020 - 03 Jan, 2021
    Winter vacation had been started.

    12 Dec, 2020
    NPR group had conducted a campus interview at NIHS & 3 students were selected.

    03 Dec, 2020
    Online Poster presentation to celebrate the World Disability Day .

  • November 2020

    Conducted an Intra-College Competition for UG students (what were they competing?) on Microsoft Team.

    22 Nov, 2020
    Offline Practical Classes were started for 1st BPT 2019 Batch

    06 Nov, 2020
    The Final BPT 1st Internal Theory Examination commenced.

    05 Nov, 2020
    MPT 2020 University Theory & Practical Examination commenced.

  • October 2020

    12 Oct, 2020
    2nd BPT 2019 University Practical Examination was commenced.

  • September 2020

    03 Sept, 2020
    IEC Meeting to discuss MPT research proposals.

    08 Sept, 2020
    Poster presentation to Celebrate World Physiotherapy Day through an Online Platform.

  • August 2020

    24 Aug, 2020
    1st BPT March-April 2020 University Online Theory Examination commenced.

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