Our Research and Projects

  1. CBR and use of assistive technology for the disabled elderly in the community, Oral Presentation International Congress on Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, AIIMS 2009.Read More ...
  2. Urinary Incontinence in older women. Oral Presentation, International Congress on Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, AIIMS 2009. Read More ...
  3. Healthcare sensitivity to elder abuse in India, Oral Presentation AISCCON, National annual conference, 2010, Pune, India
  4. Health of elderly women, Oral Presentation AISCCON .Annual conference, Mathura, India2011
  5. Effect of active ageing health program in improving geriatric depression score in community dwelling elderly, Oral Presentation 1st International conference on stress management ,JNU, New Delhi, India 2010 Read More ...
  6. Implementation of active ageing program for health and social support in community dwelling elderly in India: Oral Presentation 1st National Seminar of Adult Education and Lifelong Learning, Gorakhpur, UP, India
  7. Relationship between balance and depression in elderly, Oral Presentation, the 2nd IASTED International conference on assistive technologies 2012. Read More ...
  8. A low-cost point-of-care-testing (POCT) system for psychomotor symptoms of depression affecting standing balance - a preliminary study in India, Hindawi Journal of Depression Research and Treatment, Aug 2013 Read More ...
  9. International classification of functioning: a framework for understanding elderly problem in the bathroom- a pilot studies: Oral Presentation The 2nd IASTED International conference on assistive technologies 2012. Read More ...
  10. Facilitating myoelectric-control of neuroprosthesis with transcranial direct current stimulation-,, International Conference on Neurorehab Nov 2012,Toledo,Spain Read More ...
  11. “Effect of transcranial direct current stimulation on functional reach in elderly” at 47th Annual Conference of CSI in Kolkata, Dec 2012. Read More ...

Collaborative Study IEEE

  1. Point-of-care-testing of standing posture with Wii balance board and Microsoft Kinect during transcranial direct current stimulation: a feasibility study Read More ...
  2. Low-cost point-of-care testing (POCT) of cognitive-motor aspects of balance in community-dwelling elderly - a feasibility study, Hindawi Publishing Corp. Read More ...

Collaborative Study: Asia Pacific Ubiquitous Health care, Sydney Australia

  1. Using ICF to understand attitude of elderly towards communication and education technology, oral presentation at the Conference Health Systems of Asia, Singapore, and Dec 2013.

Collaborative Study: Procator Sweden

  1. Using international classification of functioning to capture effect of group based breathing exercise in community dwelling elderly, Read More ...
  2. Using International Classification of Functioning to capture effect of breathing exercise with SmartBreathe in community dwelling elderly,Poster Presentation at First international symposium: ICF education, June 2015,Helsinki Finland Read More ...

Collaborative Community Initiative WHO-SEARO

  1. Towards building an age friendly city :Building community and health service at NewDelhi Read More .
  2. Towards building an age friendly city :Building community and health service at New Barrackpore,North 24 Paraganas,West Bengal

http://www.slideshare.net/dharmaslides/towards-building-an-age-friendly-city-building-community-and-health-service-at-new-barrackporenorth-24-paraganaswest-bengal

Studies on International Classification of Functioning

  1. An observational study to understand the attitude of elderly towards communication and education technology, in New Delhi, India. First international symposium: ICF education, June 2015,Helsinki Finland Read More...
  2. ICF based self-report questionnaire for identifying and describing problems by elders in using a mobile phone.First international symposium: ICF education, June 2015,Helsinki Finland Read More...
  3. Using International Classification of Functioning to capture effect of breathing exercise with SmartBreathe in community dwelling elderly,Poster Presentation at First international symposium: ICF education, June 2015,Helsinki Finland Read More...

Collaboration with SynPhNe Pte Ltd (Singapore)

  1. Ongoing study.."Effect of SynPhNe in community dwelling older persons with joint pains and hypertension".
  2. Workshop on Dynamic Relaxation Therapy.

Ongoing studies 

  1. Objectivity and validity of the 2 –scale version of the Vestibular Activity and Participation (VAP2) questionaire in Urban India.(Collaboration with Ludwig Maxmillan University ,Munich Germany and DVVPC College of Physiotherapy,Ahmednagar,Maharashtra )
  2. To identify which ICF categories from the Comprehensive ICF Core Set for CP are relevant for India. (Collaboration with Max Super Speciality Hospital and CDC Apollo Gleneagles,Kolkata)
  3.  An active ageing model for improving activity and participation of community dwelling elderly at Ahmednagar,Maharashtra Collaboration with DVVPC College of Physiotherapy,Ahmednagar,Maharashtra and Coimbra Health School,Portugal )

Ongoing Projects 

  1. An active ageing model for improving activity and participation of community dwelling elderly at Vishakapatnam,Andhra Pradesh in collaboration with Age Care Foundation,Sneh Sanshdhya,Pavani Physiotherapy Centre.

  2. Active Ageing and Fall Prevention in Community Dwelling Elders in India.(Collaboration with Manav Rachna International University,Faridabad)

 

 

Recent Events

24 November

Talk on Health Safety Plans for Housing Societies at 6th NCRWA, Hyderabad,India

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29 January

Healthy and Active Ageing,with focus on Chronic Disease Management at Secunderabad

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17 August

Healthy And Active Ageing: Prevention of NCDs in elders @Hyderabad

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