Re-accredited by NAAC with a CGPA of
3.62 on a four point scale at 'A' Grade
Dr. D. Y. Patil Vidyapeeth, Pune
Dr. D. Y. Patil College of Physiotherapy
Sant Tukaram Nagar, Pimpri, Pune-411018

Faculty Achievements

Faculty Achievements

Sr.No Name of the Recipient Designation Name of Fellowship /Honour/ Award / Unique distinctions Awarding Agency and date of award Date
1 Dr. Tushar J. Palekar Principal Attended an International Conference on EDUCON Israel 26th to 30th Sep, 2016
2 Dr. Vijaykumar Professor Judge for Senior Poster Presentation. KNOSPE 2016: A National Level physiotherapy conference for professionals and professions,
stake holders organised by faculty of physiotherapy, Krishna Institute of Medical Sciences, Karad
24th and 25th Sep, 2016.
3 Dr. Vishnuvardhan Assistant Professor Judge for Junior Poster Presentation. KNOSPE 2016: A National Level physiotherapy conference for professionals and professions,
stake holders organised by faculty of physiotherapy, Krishna Institute of Medical Sciences, Karad
24th and 25th Sep, 2016.
4 Dr. Ajay Malshikare Asst.Professor Judge for PHYSIO- INSPIRA 2016- “Stand-up Comedy” Competition Sancheti Institute College Of Physiotherapy, Pune 1st Feb 2016
5 Dr.Tushar Palekar Principal & Professor “Yuvak Yuvati Puraskar” from Maitri Parivar, Pune Maitri Parivar, Pune 14th Jan 2016
6 Dr. Rashi Goel Asst.Professor “Yuvak Yuvati Puraskar” from Maitri Parivar, Pune Maitri Parivar, Pune 14th Jan 2016
7 Dr. Shahnawaz SD Asst.Professor Won best paper award in medicine track for oral presentation in International Conference on Research & Entrepreneurship RK University, Gujarat 5th Jan 2016
8 Dr. Rashi Goel Asst.Professor Won first prize in Essay competition on “Practice of Hand Therapy-Indian vs Global Scenario” 4th Annual National Conference of Society of Hand therapy, India 12th & 13th Dec 2015
9 Dr. Shahnawaz SD Asst.Professor Received “Young Achievement Award” on the eve of World Physiotherapy Rehabilitation Society of Physical Therapists, Lucknow 7th & 8th Sep 2015

Name of the Department: Physiotherapy
Brief information about major achievements
Sr. No. Name of the Recipient Designation Name of Fellowship / Honour / Award / Unique distinctions Awarding Agency Date
1 Dr. Tushar Palekar, (PT) Principal Principal & Professor Certified Internal Auditor Shree Consultants, Nashik 7th, 8thAug., 2015
Dr. Manisha Rathi (PT) Professor
Dr. Shilpa Khandare (PT) Assistant Professor
Dr. Preeti Gazbare (PT) Assistant Professor
Mr. R. Suryawanshi Office section
2Dr. Tushar Palekar, (PT) PrincipalPrincipal & ProfessorSteering Committee member of the DPU Unit of the UNESCO chair in BioethicsUNESCO chair in Bioethics, Haifa30th May, 2015
3Dr. Tushar Palekar, (PT) PrincipalPrincipal & Professor Judge for Research Conference for Physiotherapy Students, Scientifica 2015Physiotherapy college of Pune affiliated to MUHS21st ,22nd Feb., 2015
Dr. Manisha Rathi (PT)Professor
Dr.Vijayakumar (PT)Associate Professor
4Dr. Tushar Palekar, (PT) PrincipalPrincipal & ProfessorBest Teacher Award For Outstanding Contribution And Excellence in the field of Physiotherapy PracticeNational “ Physio-Con 2014”11th Dec. 2014
5Dr. Tushar Palekar, (PT) PrincipalPrincipal & Professor Appreciation awardInternational award by Capri Institute of Manual Therapy, New Delhi10th Oct. 2014
6Dr Anandh SAssociate ProfessorAwarded as Significant contribution to welfare & development of physiotherapy professionBangalore Physiotherapists Network, 4th Annual Physiotherapy Conference-2014.27th July, 2014
7Dr. Venus Pagare(PT), Assistant Professor won first prize at International conference on musculoskeletal and manual physical therapySri Ramachandra University, Chennai.3rd - 5th July 2014
8Dr. Pratibha ManhasAssistant Professorreceived a 2nd Prize in poster presentation at 51st National Annual conference of IAP, Goa 51st National Annual conference of IAP, Goa22nd - 23rd Feb. 2013
9Dr. Manisha Rathi Professorreceived a 3rd Prize in paper presentation at 51st National Annual conference of IAP, Goa 51st National Annual conference of IAP, Goa22nd- 23ndFeb. 2013
10Dr. Bindya Sharma Assistant Professor received Prize for Best paper presentation in Manual therapy at AIIMSPTCON 2012-2013AIIMSPTCON 19th - 20th Jan 2013
11Dr. Albin JeromeAssistant Professor - 2nd Prize for paper presentation at KLE Belgaum ConferenceKLE Belgaum Conference 14th - 16th Dec 2012
12Dr.C.V. John Franklin Associate Professor received a 1st Prize for Paper Presentation in National Conference on Orthopedic Manual Therapy and Physiotherapy update-2011 at KLE University BelgaumKLE University Belgaum 9th -11th Dec 2011
13Dr. Albin Jerome Assistant Professor received a 1st Prize for Paper Presentation in Annual National Conference and Workshop Physical Therapy 2011, at Jawaharlal Nehru Auditorium, AIIMS, New Delhi AIIMS, New Delhi 4th - 10th Feb2011
14Dr. Tushar PalekarPrincipal & Professor received a Significant Contribution Award in 49th Annual Conference of Indian Association of Physiotherapists, PuneIndian Association of Physiotherapists 7th - 9th Jan 2011
15Dr. Albin JeromeAssistant Professor Presented Paper at Sumandeep Vidyapeeth, Deemed University ,K.J. Pandya College of Physiotherapy, Vadodara, Gujarat "Awarded First prize"K.J. Pandya College of Physiotherapy, Vadodara, Gujarat-
16Dr. Tushar J. PalekarPrincipal & Professorawarded 2nd Prize for Poster Presentation, AIIMS, New Delhi AIIMS, New Delhi 6th - 8th Jan 2010