Course Director: Dr. Nirmal Surya, Mumbai & Dr. Abhishek Srivastava, Mumbai

Every Friday, 4:00 to 6:00 PM, September 2020


Module 1: Medical Management


2 hrs, 11th September 2020, 4:00 to 6:00 PM


  • 1.1 Stroke Management - Changing Pattern: Rohit Bhatia
  • 1.2 Emergencies in Stroke Rehab: Arvind Sharma
  • 1.3 Stroke and Neurorehabilitation: Subash Kaul
  • 1.4 Management of Secondary complications: PN Sylaja
  • 1.5 Pain management: Navita Vyas
  • 1.6 Early Rehab: Jeyraj Pandian
  • 1.7 Discussion

Module 2: Sensory Motor Rehab


2 hrs, 18th September 2020, 4:00 to 6:00 PM


  • 2.1 Neurophysiological approaches: Suvarna Jaipurkar
  • 2.2 Task based upper limb training: John Solomon
  • 2.3 Balance and gait training: Sivakumar
  • 2.4 Functional and ADL retraining: M Chockalingam
  • 2.5 Aquatic therapy: C G Prashant
  • 2.6 Orthotic Interventions: P S Dantala
  • 2.7 Discussion

Module 3: Speech / Swallow / Cognitive Rehab


2 hrs, 25th September 2020, 4:00 to 6:00 PM


  • 3.1 Management of aphasia: Sonal Chitnis
  • 3.2 Management of dysphagia: Ankita Bhutada
  • 3.3 Cognitive rehab: Urvashi Shah
  • 3.4 Management of mood disorders: ES Krishnamoorthy
  • 3.5 Social interventions & Disability benefits: Ritu Majumdar
  • 3.6 What’s New in Aphasia: Dr Apoorva Pauranik
  • 3.7 Discussion

Module 4: Emerging Therapies


2 hrs, 2nd October 2020, 4:00 to 6:00 PM


  • 4.1 Neuromodulation: Sunil Narayan
  • 4.2 Stem cell therapy: M V Padma Srivastava
  • 4.3 Rehab Robotics: Abhishek Srivastava
  • 4.4 Telerehab: Nirmal Surya
  • 4.5 Vocational Rehab: Dheeraj Khurana
  • 4.6 Stroke Support Group - Need and Role: Biplab Das
  • 4.7 Discussion

Course fee is Rs 1,000 for IFNR members, Rs 2,000 for non-members and USD 50 for IFNR members, USD 100 for non-members international delegates.

Registrations Closed.

Watch this space for announcements on other IFNR courses