Dr. D.Y. Patil College of Physiotherapy



Past Event



Cerebral Palsy Camp

WhenMonday, October 09, 2017    
WhereDr D.Y.Patil College of Physiotherapy
Description

The Neuro-physiotherapy department of Dr D.Y.Patil College of Physiotherapy organized a Cerebral Palsy screening camp on 9th October 2017 from 10:00am to 5:30pm at Zep Rehabilitation, Pune.

There was a large gathering of specially challenged paediatric population studying at Zep Rehabilitation Centre for the screening camp.

The Principal of Zep Rehabilitation, Mrs Netra Katkar , centre welcomed the students and staff of Dr. D. Y. Patil college of Physiotherapy with great enthusiasm. The camp was headed by Dr Vidhi Shah and Dr. Roma Raykar, faculty of the college, under the guidance of Dr Shilpa Khandare.

80 physically and mentally specially challenged paediatric patients suffering from Cerebral Palsy, Down’s syndrome, Learning disabilities and Developmental delay were screened by the staff and MPT students of Dr.D.Y. Patil College of Physiotherapy, Pune.

Paediatric patients were screened at multiple stations set to assess anthropometry, cardiovascular system, fitness, neuromuscular system and functional level of independence. There was one on one interaction with the paediatric patients along with the teachers.

The camp ended with thanking the authority of Zep Rehabilitation centre for allowing to organize the camp.