Dr. Tushar J. Palekar, Principal, Dr. D.Y. Patil college of Physiotherapy and Dr. Roopa Desai, Assistant Professor, Dr. D. Y. Patil college of Physiotherapy from the Musculoskeletal department were invited to deliver a lecture on “Physical fitness for a corporate career” for MBA students by D .Y.Patil Management College, Pimpri, Pune on 18th March 2017.
The program started as Dean, D. Y. Patil Management College gave a welcome address and felicitated resourse persons, Dr. Tushar J. Palekar and Dr. Roopa Desai.
The presentation was started by Dr. Roopa Desai, with detailed description about Musculoskeletal Disorders, the Prevalence rate of Musculoskeletal Disorders, Risk factors associated with it. Dr.Tushar Palekar then explained in detail about Ergonomics, its benefits, an ideal Ergonomic Chair, Breaks and Stretches and importance of Exercises in the corporate world. The lecture was followed by Exercise session for the staff and students of the college.
The lecture concluded with an open session, where students interacted for clearing their doubts. It was attended by around 60 participants that included faculty members and students of MBA College. The session was then concluded with vote of thanks by one of the students of the college.