Dr.Abhijit Dutta, PhD, Dean of the Faculty of Paramedical Sciences at Assam down town University , took center stage as the keynote speaker at the esteemed 9th World Congress on Physiotherapy, Physical Rehabilitation, and Sports Medicine held in Dubai.
His lecture, titled “Effectiveness of Core Stability Exercises Versus Plyometrics Training for Dynamic Balance in Football Players with Ankle Instability: A Comparative Study,” not only shed light on groundbreaking research conducted at Assam down town University but also emphasized the university’s commitment to advancing knowledge in physiotherapy.
Co-authored by Reuben Lalhmingliana and Dr. Mantu Paul (PT), the study showcased in Prof. Dutta’s keynote address stands as a testament to AdtU’s dedication to pioneering research in the field of physiotherapy. The research explores the comparative effectiveness of core stability exercises and plyometrics training in enhancing dynamic balance among football players with ankle instability.
The 9th World Congress, organized by Inovine Scientific Meetings 2023-24 under the theme “Exploring Innovative Practices in Physiotherapy,” attracted a diverse international audience. Delegates from Germany, the United Kingdom, Egypt, China, India, Iran, and Lebanon gathered to engage in discussions and share insights on the latest advancements in physiotherapy and sports medicine.
Dutta’s active participation not only underscores AdtU’s commitment to cutting-edge research but also solidifies its global standing in the field of physiotherapy and sports medicine. The university’s presence at this prestigious international event further cements its role as a key player in advancing innovative practices and contributing to the evolving landscape of physiotherapy.