Master’s in Physiotherapy (MPT)
Purnima is a Research Assistant at The George Institute for Global Health, currently working on the TReAT Trial project for devising effective exercise regimen and education materials for patients after knee replacement—a project to develop the m-health intervention for monitoring the rehabilitation phase of patients who underwent total knee replacement surgery.
She holds a master’s degree in Physiotherapy (MPT) with a speciality in Musculoskeletal Sciences from the Apex Rehabilitation Institute, All India Institute of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Mumbai, and has over seven years of clinical experience in rehabilitation. She has worked at District Hospital Bilaspur, Chhattisgarh and the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi.
She is keen to learn, develop and implement evidence-based clinical practise in rehabilitation.