By Team Mangalorean
Mangalore: U T Fareed Foundation in association with
Dr M V Shetty College of Physiotherapy organized a workshop on Haji
U T Fareed Memorial Lecture in Dr M V Shetty college seminar hall at
Vidyanagar in Kavoor here on February 7.
Principal Dr M V Shetty College of Physiotherapy Dr S Ernest Jacob welcomed
the gathering. Secretary of Dr M.V Shetty Memorial Trust Dr M Ramgopal
Shetty inaugurated the workshop. Addressing the gathering Dr Ramgopal said
that Haji U T Fareed was a dynamic personality who was an undefeated MLA for
four terms with the first term starting way back in 1972. He emphasized on
the importance of women's health in India and role of physiotherapy in improving
Dr Manjunath Kamath, assistant professor in Obstetrics and Gynecology at A.J
Institute of Medical Science in his guest speech said that Dr M V Shetty
College held a special place in his life, as the first lecture of his career was
for Dr M V Shetty students years back in 2000. He stated the need of improving
women's health in India and shared his experience when he was working
The resource persons for the day were Dr Kamath , Dr Mustafa K, MDS,
professor, department of Cranio-Facial surgery, Yenpoya Medical College Hospital
and Dr Jalaludin Akbar, Oncology surgeon, Mangalore Institute of Oncology.
The first session was taken by Dr Kamath on the topic of "Physiotherapy
and women's health". The second session was conducted by Dr Mustafa K on the
topic of "Temporomandibular Disorders".
The last session was conducted by Dr Jalaludin Akbar on the topic of "Role of
physiothereapy in Oncology".