Kerala Chapter of IAPMR

Academic activity

The 14th Annual Conference of the Kerala chapter of IAPMR, we have sessions arranged to give you distilled information pertaining to Cognitive rehabilitation. This two day event will feature talks by eminent national & international names in this field, followed by lively interactions. We have also included talks by non Physiatrists to give you a bird’s eye view of this uncharted territory.

Registration fees:

Rs 500/ for delegates; Rs 200/ for JR and SR

Registration can be done by following these easy steps:-

  1. Pay the fee to the account specified below & keep a photo/screenshot of the transaction:

Bank Account (Current):-11250200015814; IFSC:-FDRL0001125

  2. Send an email specifying your name, age, sex, designation, TCMC registration number/MCI registration number, IAPMR registration number, screenshot of payment to the email address . The subject of the email should be 'REGISTRATION'

 3. Fill out this Google form

Organizing Chairman:- Dr. Muralidharan P.C

Organizing Secretary:- Dr. Bineesh Balakrishnan

Scientific Committee Chairperson:- Dr. Chitra G.

Treasurer:- Dr. Soumya Thankappan

Detailed schedule: 

Day 1, August 28th, Saturday

The Basics…...!!

Assessment of Cognitive Functions

Dr. Ganga Kaimal

Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry,

Government Medical College, Kottayam


Clinical aspects of Executive function & Rehabilitation

Dr. Uma Pandiyan,

Associate Consultant,

Qatar Rehabilitation Institute,

Hamad Medical Corporation

Videos from Senior Physiatrists…

..from all over the country!!

The Oration…!!

Oration Rehabcon 2021

Dr. U Nandakumar Nair

Retired Professor,


Brain Damaged…!!

Cognitive rehabilitation- Pharmacotherapy in Stroke & TBI

Dr. Abhishek Srivastava,

Neurorehabilitation Specialist,

Director, Center for Rehabilitation,

Kokilaben Hospital,


Cognitive rehabilitation in TBI

Dr. Raji Thomas,

Professor & HOD,

Department of PMR,

CMC, Vellore

Cognitive rehabilitation in Stroke

Dr. Unnikrishnan R.,

Consultant Physiatrist,

Saraswathy Hospital,




Day 2, August 29th Sunday

Cognitive rehab for the dawn & the Autumn of life...!!

Cognitive rehabilitation of High risk new born babies

Dr. Chitra G.,

Associate Professor,

Department of PMR,

Government Medical College, Kottayam

Cognitive retraining & Dementia

Dr. Ramshekhar Menon,

Additional Professor,

Department of Neurology,


Our trusted allies...!!

Cognitive rehabilitation- An Occupational Therapy Perspective

Mrs. Priya R.

Scientific Assistant(Occupational Therapy),

Government Medical College, Kottayam

Cognitive rehabilitation- the latest developments in Neuropsychology

Mrs. Jwala,


Manipal Academy of Medical Sciences

Launch pad!

Setting up a Cognitive Rehabilitation Unit

Dr. Seetharama Subramani,

Chief, Division of PM& R,

Medical Director of Rehabilitation ,

Hartford Healthcare Medical Group,

Medical Director,

Hartford Healthcare Rehabilitation Network.

Assistant Professor,

UConn School of Medicine.

Panel discussion on setting up a Cognitive Rehabilitation Unit in Kerala

Panel of experts

Creativity & wisdom unleashed!!

Free Paper Session

abstracts invited

Poster session

abstracts invited

And the award goes to (drumroll)…!!!!

Award session

For the best papers, posters & honorary awards.

Time to unwind..!!

Cultural program

R & R…