Workshop on Neck Care & Postural Awareness

Department of Physical Therapy conducted a Hands-on workshop on Neck Care and Postural Awareness Dated 11th March 2022 from 8:30am to 10:30am at Lecture Hall no. 6 at AFMDC. The participants included Principal of AFMDC Prof. Dr Noor Akbar Sial, HOD’s of all departments and faculty members. The workshop was facilitated by Department of Physical Therapy AFMDC.

The Objectives of workshop were:

  • To Develop Postural Awareness,
  • To Guide Neck Posture Correction Techniques,
  • To Perform Neck Pain Relieving Techniques,
  • To Demonstrate Neck Flexibility Techniques,
  • To Perform ALDOA technique of Cervical Spine,

The workshop started at 9:00 am with the recitation of Holy Quran by Dr. Sajad Ghani, Assistant professor of Biochemistry Department.

The Principal Prof. Dr. Noor Akbar Sial delivered lecture on Postural Awareness. He gave a brief orientation about good and bad postures.

The Head of Physical Therapy department Dr. Basit Mahmood demonstrated the postural correction techniques.

Dr. Maham Javaid gave demonstration about the practical application of neck  self-relieving pain techniques and perform neck flexibility techniques. Dr. Khadija Sharif gave demonstration about ALDOA technique of cervical spine.

There was an interactive question session at the end of workshop.

Head of Physical Therapy Department Dr. Basit Mahmood ended the event by vote of thanks to principal AFMDC Prof. Dr. Noor Akbar Sial and participants Followed by Tea Refreshment.