Dr Pragya

Asst. Professor (Grade - II)

Amity Institute of Physiotherapy
 
  • Academic Area

    Physiotherapy Fundamentals

    Biomechenics

  • Teaching Interests

    Geriatric Care and Physiotherapy, Musculoskeletal conditions and their rehabilitation, Biomechanics
  • Qualifications

    Graduation : BPT(Physiotherapy)-2004,Lyallpur Khalsa College, Jallandhar

    Post Graduation : MPT(Musculoskeletal)-2007,Sardar Bhagwan Singh Post Graduate Institute of Biomedical Sciences and Research, Balawala, Dehradun

    Doctorate : Ph.D.(Physiotherapy (Geriatrics))-2014,Punjabi University, Patiala

  • Experience

    15 Jul 2015 - Present
    Asst. Professor (Grade - II),
    Amity Institute of Physiotherapy

    29 Sep 2009 - 14 Jul 2015
    Clinical Physiotherapist,
    Punjabi University, Patiala,
    Punjabi University, Patiala

    14 Nov 2007 - 10 Aug 2008
    Lecturer,
    Appejay College of Fine Arts, Jalandhar,
    Jallandhar

  • Research Interests

    Promoting Healthy Ageing 1. MAINTENANCE OF INTRINSIC CAPACITIES OF OLDER PEOPLE USING DIFFERENT INTERVENTIONS 2.PREVENTION- EARLY DETECTION & CONTROLLING RISK FACTORS LEADING TO FALLS 3.INTERVENTIONS TO MINIMIZE THE IMPACTS ON OVERALL CAPACITY OF OLDER POPULATION
  • Publications

    RELATIONSHIP OF FOOT CHARACTERISTICS ON BALANCE WITH AGEING

    ROLE OF FOOTWEAR ALTERATIONS ALONG WITH CONVENTIONAL PHYSIOTHERAPY IN OSTEOARTHRITIS KNEE ,
    EXERCISE FITNESS AND HEALTH ALLIANCE

    USE OF UNRELATED t-TEST IN PHYSIOTHERAPY ,
    DR GS SAMRA

    Effect of Scapular Stabilization exercises along with Pectoralis Minor stretching on Throwing velocity of Baseball players having Scapular Dyskinesis. ,
    International Journal of Recent Scientific Research

    RELATIONSHIP AMONG LOWER EXTREMITY BIOMECHANICAL ALIGNMENT AND BALANCE ABILITIES IN COMMUNITY DWELLING OLDER ADULTS ,
    IMED Research Publication,

    RELATIONSHIP AMONG LOWER EXTREMITY BIOMECHANICAL ALIGNMENT AND BALANCE ABILITIES IN COMMUNITY DWELLING OLDER ADULTS ,
    International Journal of Physiotherapy and Research, IMED Research Publication

    Determining quality of life in relation to qualitative aspects of cognition among cognitively impaired community dwelling and old age home dwelling elderly. ,
    Shaheed-e-Azam, Press & Hospitality Pvt. Ltd. Patiala

  • Affiliations

    INDIAN ASSOCIATION OF PHYSIOTHERAPISTS Since 01 Jan 2006

    Delhi Council for Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy Since 27 Jul 2014

  • Activities

    • 2nd position in MPT at college level. • University rank holder throughout BPT

    1st prize in poster presentation titled “POSTURE ASSESSMENT TOOL” at 45TH annual conference of IAP, Science City, Kolkata held in February 2007.

    Got 2nd prize in Platform presentation in National Congress of Physical Therapy, held in Gaziabad, October 2015

    Got Second prize for Scientific paper presentation during National Congress of Physiotherapy (NCPT) 2015, 10th - 11th Oct 2015.

    Received Certificate of Appreciation for attending the convention - Physiotherapy Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow as a RESOURCE PERSON on 11 September, 2016.

    Best Paper presentation Award at National Physiotherapy Conference 2018 on “Counteracting Non-communicable disease through Physiotherapy” on 10/03/2018 organised by Department of Physiotherapy, Punjabi University, Patiala.

  • Conferences attended

    RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN LOWER LIMB BIOMECHANICAL ALIGNMENT AND BALANCE ABILITIES IN COMMUNITY DWELLING
    Organized By :World Confedration of Physical Therapy

    EFFECT OF AGEING ON COMPONENTS OF NEUROPHYSIOLOGICAL BALANCE CONTROL
    Organized By :World Confedration of Physical Therapy

    EFFECT OF AGEING ON AUDIO-VISUAL REACTION TIME AND BALANCE CONTROL
    Organized By :1st Annual Conference and Scientific meet of The Indian Association of Physiotherapists, Chandigarh Branch

    USE OF UNRELATED T-TEST IN PHYSIOTHERAPY
    Organized By :P.G. Dept. of Mathematics in association with Dept. of Physiotherapy at Lyallpur Khalsa College, Jalandhar

    National Congress of Physiotherapy
    Organized By :Institute of Kinesiology Taping& Dry Needling Academy

    Osteopathic Techniques for Indian Clinical Sciences
    Organized By :MNJ Health India

    Wheelchair service & Training Delivery as per WHO Guidelines for Healthcare Professionals
    Organized By :Amity Institute of Rehabilitation Sciences (AIRS)

    Amity Academic Structure & System
    Organized By :Amity Academic Staff College

    Safe & Independent Mobility with Smartcane
    Organized By :Amity Institute of Rehabilitation Sciences (AIRS)

    National Congress of Physiotherapy
    Organized By :Institute of Kinesiology Taping& Dry Needling Academy

    National Congress of Physical Therapy 2016
    Organized By :NCPT 2016

    Physiotherapy Nurturing Globally in Modern Era
    Organized By :Physiotherapy Unit, Department of Anaesthesiology, Pain Medicine and Critical care, AIIMS, New Delhi

  • Short Description

    Myself, Dr Pragya has done Bacleor's, Master's and Ph.D in Physiotherapy. I have attended several national and international conferences and got the papers published in journals of repute. I aspire to a leading name in area of Research, practice and education in field of Physiotherapy.