Dr. Stephen Rajan Samuel

Assistant Professor

Department of Physiotherapy (at Mangalore)

Qualification: Dr. Stephen Samuel is Assistant Professor at the department of Physiotherapy, KMC, Mangaluru

CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    Dr.Stephen Samuel is Assistant Professor in the Department of Physiotherapy at KMC Mangalore, Manipal Academy of Higher Education.

    He is a:

    • Research Guide for Post Graduate Students (Cardiopulmonary physiotherapy, health promotion & fitness)
    • Moderates and evaluates postgraduates’ seminar.
    • Clinical in charge of Cardiopulmonary & Oncology Care KMCH, Attavar.
    • Teaching undergraduate and post graduate students

 

SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING

Subject Subject code Semester
Exercise Therapy BPT: First semester
Exercise Physiology BPT: 4th Semester
Ethics Third year BPT
Physiotherapy in Cardiopulmonary Sciences 4th Year BPT
Exercise Physiology Fourth Year BPT
Cancer Rehabilitation First year MPT
Health Promotion & Fitness Second year MPT

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
PhD Cancer Rehabilitation School of Allied Health Sciences, Manipal Academy of Higher Education 2017
MPT - Master of Physiotherapy Cardiopulmonary Physiotherapy,Health Promotion & Fitness School of Allied Health Sciences, Manipal Academy of Higher Education 2011
BPT-Bachelors in Physiotherapy Nitte Institute of Physiotherapy,Mangalore 2008

Experience

Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
Department of Physiotherapy, Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore, Manipal Academy of Higher Education Assistant Professor Teaching, Clinical & Research Work 2017 - till date
Department of Physiotherapy, School of Allied Health Sciences, Academy of Higher Education, Manipal PhD Scholar Research Work & Teaching February 2013- March 2017
Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital and Medical Research Institute, Mumbai Clinical Physiotherapist Cardiopulmonary Physiotherapist Nov 2011-Feb 2013

AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH

Area of Interest

Fitness Testing and Training, Exercise Testing & Presecription

Area of Expertise

Cancer Rehabilitation

Area of Research

Exercise Oncology

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

  • September 2016-Appointed as a member of the International Cancer Related Fatigue Guidelines Committee of the Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer.
  • January 2016-Appointed as Vice-Chair of the Fatigue study group of Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer.
  • Member of Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer
  • Member of Society of Indian Physiotherapists
  • Life Member of Indian Association of Physiotherapists

Effect of exercise training on functional capacity & quality of life in head & neck cancer patients receiving chemo radiotherapy

2013-01-01 Stephen R Samuel Maiya GA Babu A S Vidyasagar MS

Indian J Med Res 137(3): 515-52

Quality of life in head and neck cancer patients: A physiotherapist's perspective

Cancer Rehabilitation Stephen R Samuel Maiya GA Vidyasagar M S

Indian J Cancer 2014; 51:86

Application of Low Frequency and Medium Frequency Currents in the Management of Acute and Chronic Pain—a Narrative Review

Pain Management Stephen R Samuel Maiya GA

Indian J Palliat Care 2015

Exercise-based interventions for cancer survivors in India: a systematic review

Cancer Rehabilitation Stephen R Samuel Kumar SV Maiya GA Fernandes DJ McNeely ML

Springer Plus 2015; 4:655

Effectiveness of Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation as a supplement to multi modal-analgesia for acute post-operative pain following abdominal surgery

Post Operative Pain Management Stephen R Samuel Maiya GA Nita V

Indian journal of anesthesia 02/2016; 60(2).