Dr Meenakshi Singh

Asst. Professor (Grade - III)

Amity Institute of Physiotherapy
 
  • Academic Area

    Clinical Sciences

  • Teaching Interests

    Neurological Physiotherapy
  • Qualifications

    Post Graduation : MPT (NEUROLOGY)-2006,ISIC- IRS

  • Experience

    20 Aug 2007 - Present
    Asst. Professor (Grade - III),
    Amity Institute of Physiotherapy

    01 Aug 2006 - 14 Aug 2007
    lecturer,
    IAMR,
    IAMR, 8th milestone, Duhai, Ghaziabad

  • Research Interests

    Gait and Balance in spinal cord injury
  • Publications

    Effect of Cycle Ergometer on Gait of Individuals with Spastic Paraplegia ,
    Physiotherapy & Occupational Therapy Journal

    Effect Of Medially Linked & Unlinked Knee Immobilizer On Paraplegic Gait Performance ,
    Indian Journal of Physiotherapy & Occupational Therapy

    Closed vs. open kinematic chain exercises on gait performance in subacute stroke ,
    Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy Journal

    Change in Cervical Range of motion of school students using Inclined Desk vs. Flat Desk ,
    Physiotherapy and occupational therapy journal

    Effects of obesity on Balance and gait Alterations in young adults. ,
    Indian Journal of Physiology and Pharmacology

    Effect of unaffected upper extremity strengthening on motor performance of affected upper extremity in spastic hemiplegic cerebral palsy ,
    Physiotherapy and occupational therapy journal

    Effects of functional electrical stimulation (FES) on motor functions and functional mobility in Hemiparetic Individuals ,
    Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation

  • Projects

    The Standing Balance Scale: Development of a novel measure to predict outcome in spinal injuries(Indian Spinal Injuries Center)
    The project is a part of Ph.D In Physiotherapy (part time)by (Self by the investigator)

  • Affiliations

    Indian Association of Physiotherapists Since 04 Apr 2005

    Spinal cord society (Indian Chapter) Since 09 Jul 2009

    Indian Head Injury Foundation Since 01 Nov 2015

  • Activities

    Received Academician Excellence award at National Congress of Physical Therapy, held on 10th & 11th October 2015 for excellent academic contribution in the field of Physiotherapy

    Received Significant contribution Award at Neuraxis 2015, held from 24th-29th September 2015 (International Conference)

    Received the award for Best Paper presentation at INTERCOMAT 2006 for the paper titled “Effect Of Medially Linked & Unlinked Knee Immobilizer On Paraplegic Gait Performance.

    Received Spinal Cord Society Gold medal award- Best paper presentation in ISSICON 2006.

    Visited Lulea Technical University to teach Physiotherapy students as part of ‘ Faculty Exchange Programme” (from 13th may 2011- 2nd june 2011)

  • Conferences attended

    IAP National Conference
    Organized By :Indian Association of Physiotherapists

    Summit of the mind
    Organized By :indian spinal injuries centre

    MAANIPS
    Organized By :Indian spinal injuries centre

    national symposium on stroke
    Organized By :GB Pant hospital

    wheelchairs and seating
    Organized By :Indian spinal injuries centre

    International congress on neurology and rehabilitation
    Organized By :world federation of neurorehabilitation

    comprehensive rehabilitation of spinal cord injury patients
    Organized By :indian spinal injuries center

    emerging trends and recent advances in neuro rehabilitation
    Organized By :VIMHANS

    International Spine and Spinal Injuries Conference
    Organized By :Indian Spinal injuries Center

    Neuraxis 2015
    Organized By :AIIMS

    National congress on physical Therapy
    Organized By :NCPT

    Neuro reahb conference
    Organized By :Indian Head Injury Foundation and Apollo Hospital

  • Short Description

    Dr Meenakshi Singh (PT) having Post Graduation in Neurological Physiotherapy from Indian Spinal Injuries Centre, New Delhi, is Senior Faculty, Amity Institute of Physiotherapy, Amity University, Noida, Uttar Pradesh. Having been presented with two Best Paper Presentation Awards at International conferences, Dr Meenakshi has more than 9 years of teaching/training experience in the field of Neurological Rehabilitation. She has been invited by Lulea Technical University, Sweden as part of Faculty Exchange Programme to teach and train Physiotherapy Students in 2011. She has also been Departmental coordinator for International student from Metropolia Institute of Applied Sciences, Helsinki, Finland under student exchange program in 2009. As an Associate member of Indian Spinal Cord Society (IsCOS), she has done important researches on Spinal cord injury patients. As a resource person, she has been invited to give lectures on various topics such as Traumatic Brain Injury, Functional electri