Dr. Richa MahajanAssistant Professor
Richa Mahajan is an expert in the area of Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy. She has taught physiotherapy subjects for seven years at universities including at IRMAS, GGSIPU and Galgotias University, Greator Noida.
Prior to taking up the current role in 2018, Richa Mahajan served as a team physiotherapist for DLCA Cup-U19-2018 andmember of board of studies at Galgotias University.
Richa Mahajan holds Masters in Physiotherapy (Musculoskeletal) from Indian Spinal Injuries Centre, VasantKunj, GGSIPU; BPT from Amity Physiotherapy College, GGSIPU; Certification in Manual Therapy; PG diploma in Hospital administration from Medvarsity online limited and Apollo hospital; and pursuing her Ph. D in Physiotherapy from G D Goenka University.
Publications (From 2015)
‘To compare the effect of muscle energy technique and static stretching on neck disability index’, International Journal of Current Research, 7(12), pp. 24806-24810.(Mahajan, R., Kataria, C., and Bansal, K.,2015).
‘Prevalence of neck pain and disability in computer users’, International Journal of Science and Research, 6(8), pp. 1288-1290.(Bhardwaj, Y.,and Mahajan, R., 2017).
‘Chest expansion and BMI in farmers and office workers:A cross-sectional study’, International Journal of Research and Analytical Reviews, 5(3), pp. 65-69. (Mahajan,R.,Kaushik, S., and Sharma, M., 2018).
Contribution to the Profession and Awards (from 2015)
Delivered a lecture as Resource person on the topic “MET for back pain” in Spine Aid 2020, 1st International conference on Spine Health & Spinal Disorders held on 16th Feb, 2020 at C.D Deshmukh Audi, IIC, New Delhi.
Clinical education award in Physio Connect 2019 held on 5th May, 2019 at Medanta-The Medicity, Gurugram.
Keynote speaker: ‘Pregnancy and Ergonomics’ in FEMCON 2019 Female Physio Summit held on 31st March, 2019 at Jaipur National University.
Panel Moderator: ‘Physiotherapy Education Methods, Scope and Lacuna’, FEMCON 2019 ‘Female Physio Summit’, Jaipur National University, 31st March 2019.
Keynote Speaker: ‘Hypothyroidism & PCOS in a Female Athlete: Challenges and Solution’, 1st National Sports Physiotherapy Conference, Constitution Club of India, Delhi, 7th October 2018.
Chairperson: Scientific Session 1st National Sports Physiotherapy Conference, Constitution Club of India, Delhi, 7th October, 2018.
Youth Promising Award in Academics: 2nd Youth Physio Conclave, Gujarat University, Ahmedabad, September 1 & 2 2018.
Appreciation Award for Dedicated Service in Physiotherapy, International Wellness Institute, New Delhi 27th June 2018.
Dr. Richa’s current research interests are on manual therapy and physiotherapy.