Academics / Courses Conducted Neurological Rehabilitation

Academics / Courses Conducted

Department heavily focusses on academic activities. Every Monday afternoon once the OPD is finished, academic program is conducted with didactic lectures from the faculty, subject seminar and journal club from the PDFs, Sr. residents, and from psychiatric social workers posted in the department participating.

Human Resources Development & course conducted:

Post-Doctoral Fellowship-PDF (Neurological Rehabilitation)

The Department of Neurological Rehabilitation started 1-year Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Neurological Rehabilitation since 2012-13. Every year two students are selected by an online entrance examination.

The candidates who have completed MD/DNB (Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation) are eligible to apply for this course. All the PDFs completed this course so far have been working in the capacity of Neuro-physiatrists in different parts of the country, either in public or private sector, providing clinical services, involved in human resource development and teaching.

Previous and present Post-Doctoral Fellows:


  • Dr.Prajna Ranjani M
  • Dr.Dheeraj Adiga


  • Dr.Nitin Menon
  • Dr.Nidhi Rawat


  • Dr. Shankarnarayanan H


  • Dr. Mahesh Talele
  • Dr. Maiyetri Patil


  • Dr. Tenzil Gomez
  • Dr. Jungindro N Singh


  • Dr. Madhusree Sengupta
  • Dr. Gaurav Gomez

2018-19 (Current)

  • Dr. Srikanth V
  • Dr. Shivrama

Short-term training for Doctors posted from within & outside Institute:

From Within:

  • Post-Doctoral Fellows from Department of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • DM candidates from Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

From Outside:

  • MD (Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation) trainees
  • DM (Neurology) trainees from different Medical college & Hospitals in Bengaluru and outside

Occupational Therapy Trainees:

  • Trainees from within and outside Bengaluru & Karnataka for 1 or 2 months training & observership