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In view of the growing need of Physiotherapy, one of the fastest growing allied areas of Medical Sciences, Jamia Millia Islamia has taken a lead in establishing a Centre, which is first of its kind in a Central University in India. Centre endeavors to prepare highly skilled Professionals and efficient Physiotherapists with thorough knowledge of theoretical and practical aspects of the field in the light of recent developments in the field of Bio-Medical Sciences.
The academic council approved the proposal to establish Centre for Physiotherapy & Rehabilitation Sciencesin Jamia Millia Islamia in 2005 which was subsequently, approved by UGC under Xth plan in May 2006. Centre is presently successfully running Bachelor of Physiotherapy (BPT), Masters in Physiotherapy (MPT-Sports) and Ph.D. programme. Centre is trying to set up its research laboratory in the area of Orthopedic Rehabilitation, Sports & exercise Physiology, Sleep research, Neuro and Cardio-pulmonary Rehabilitation. Centre is supported by UGC under its innovative programme.
Centre has a team of well qualified faculties trained in reputed institutions to run the course. Centre has procured most of the equipments and accessories which are necessary to conduct the practical classes. Centre has a well equipped laboratory for carrying out practical work in basic medical sciences and state of art facilities for Physiotherapy practices. Centre has a departmental reference library with around 1000 books, an IT an computer facility.
The centre has procured many types of equipment for research work to study Haemodynamic parameters (Power Lab. AD Instruments) for cardiovascular research, ELISA reader, polysonograph equipment for studying human sleep study and exercise evaluation system.
Centre has well equipped and functional physiotherapy clinic for physiotherapy treatment and advice. The centre has state of the art electrotherapy imported equipments such as LASER, Microwave Diathermy, Combination Therapy, EMG-Biofeedback, PFT unit , multi-gym and exercise therapy equipments of international standards.
Centre has three major research and developmental grants from UGC and Central Council for Unani Medicine, Ministry of Health, GOI . Some of the major research projects and developmental grant proposals are under consideration of various funding agencies. Finally, Centre has active collaborations with faculty members and Scientists in in VPCI, DIPAS, R& R Army Hospital, JNU , Manav Rachna Int. University for aits academic and clinical activities. Finally Centre endeavors to establish itself as Centre of excellence in Physiotherapy in the country
MAJOR OBJECTIVES OF THE CENTRE
(a) To offer undergraduate and post graduate courses in Physiotherapy, Rehabilitation and allied health / Biomedical Sciences.
(b) To promote and conduct scientific research and training in chosen areas of Physiotherapy, Rehabilitation and allied interdisciplinary
areas leading to M. Phil / Ph. D degrees.
(c) To provide a forum for interaction among scientists, research workers, teachers and students with national and international experts
in these areas.
(d) To create tenure-based short term and long term chairs and visiting positions for experts in identified areas for interaction with the
faculty, carrying out research and exchange of ideas.
(e) To conduct seminars, workshops, conferences and extension lectures and to promote inter-institutional interaction.
(f) To provide clinical services in Physiotherapy and organize short term camps.
(g) To provide professional support to university sports team and coordinate with Physical education Department for introducing a course in
(h) To offer special training courses / services for Dementia and other old age related problems and for differently abled children.