DELEGATION OF WORLD CONFEDERATION OF PHYSICAL THERAPY (WCPT) VISITED RIPHAH COLLEGE OF REHABILITATION SCIENCES
Left to Right: Director Marketing & Admissions, Mr. Aqeel Shahzad, Director RCRS Dr. Asghar Khan, Professor Marilyn Moffat (Member WCPT), Vice-Chancellor RIU Prof. Dr. Anis Ahmad, Professor Celia Tan (Member WCPT), & Principal RCRS Dr.Shakil ur Rehman
A delegation of World Confederation of Physical Therapy (WCPT) visited Riphah College of Rehabilitation Sciences (RCRS).
The World Confederation for Physical Therapy (WCPT) UK was founded in 1951, is the sole international voice for physical therapy, representing more than 350,000 physical therapists worldwide through its 111 member organizations.
During the visit Professor Marilyn Moffat & Professor Celia Tan, members of WCPT, examine the teaching & research facilities of Riphah College of Rehabilitation Sciences at G -7/4 & Riphah WISH (Female only) campus H-8 Islamabad.
Director RCRS Dr. Asghar Khan & Principal Dr.Shakil ur Rehman briefed delegation about teaching facilities, research labs, Information Services Portal, rehab equipment and about faculty.
Earlier, Vice Chancellor Riphah International University Prof. Dr. Anis Ahmad & Executive Director Islamic International Medical College Trust (IIMCT) Mr. Asadullah Khan welcomed the delegation and highlighted achievement of RCRS as the pioneer institute of Doctor of Physical Therapy program (DPT) and Post Professional Doctor of Physical Therapy program (PP-DPT) in Pakistan . Five Batches of DPT program has been graduated since its inception in 2007. Graduates of RCRS and its affiliated institutions are currently serving in all major teaching institutions & hospitals with in the Pakistan and across the globe and showing their extensive professional capabilities which is recognized by major accreditation bodies of health sciences.