Mangaluru, Jan 28, 2017: Physio-Con 2017, an International Physiotherapy Conference organised by the Nitte Institute of Physiotherapy was inaugurated at the KSHEMA Auditorium at Derlakatte on January 27, Friday by Indian Association of Physiotherapists President Dr Umashanker Mohanthy.
In his address, Mohanthy said Physiotherapy plays a very important role in the health and well being of an individual. More progress can be achieved in the field of physiotherapy when physiotherapists come together and hold active deliberations, he added.
He also stated that all the seven lakh physiotherapists of the nation are in touch through the association.
Prof. Dr S Ramananda Shetty, Vice Chancellor of Nitte University presided over the function. Dr M S Moodittaya, Registrar, Dr Steve Milanes of Australia, Dr Christina from Sweden and Dr Valentine C Dones from Philippines were he resource persons.
Dr Dhanesh Kumar K U, Principal of Nitte Institute of Physiotherapy and others were present.