Dr. G. Arun Maiya  PhD.

Dr. G. Arun Maiya PhD.

Dean | Manipal College of Health Professions (MCHP), MAHE Professor | Dept. of Physiotherapy | MCHP, MAHE, Manipal Chief: Centre for Diabetic Foot Care & Research | MAHE

Department of Physiotherapy

My Name is Dr. G. Arun Maiya PhD., my profilePage is. I am aDean | Manipal College of Health Professions (MCHP), MAHE Professor | Dept. of Physiotherapy | MCHP, MAHE, Manipal Chief: Centre for Diabetic Foot Care & Research | MAHE in Department of Physiotherapy – SOAHS, Manipal University.
  • CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    Dr. G. Arun Maiya is Dean of MCHP, Manipal & Professor at the Department of Physiotherapy, MCHP Manipal.

    He is:

    • Physiotherapy Head of Cardiopulmonary Unit-1
    • In-charge of Diabetic and Laser clinic
    • Registered PhD guide
    • Chief for Centre for Diabetic Foot Care & Research, MAHE
  • SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING
    Subject
    :
    Exercise Therapy
    Subject code
    :
    Year / Semester
    :
    1st year BPT, 2nd year BPT
    Subject
    :
    Biomechanics
    Subject code
    :
    Year / Semester
    :
    2nd year BPT
    Subject
    :
    Electrotherapy
    Subject code
    :
    Year / Semester
    :
    2nd year BPT
    Subject
    :
    Ethics
    Subject code
    :
    Year / Semester
    :
    3rd year BPT
    Subject
    :
    Cardiopoulmonary Physiotherapy
    Subject code
    :
    Year / Semester
    :
    4th year BPT
    Subject
    :
    Cardiopulmonary Sciences
    Subject code
    :
    Year / Semester
    :
    2nd year MPT
    Subject
    :
    Physiotherapy
    Subject code
    :
    Year / Semester
    :
    1st year MPT
  • ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS
    Degree
    :
    MBA
    Specialisation
    :
    Health Care Management
    Institute
    :
    Sikkim Manipal Academy of Higher Education
    Year of passing
    :
    2011
    Degree
    :
    PhD
    Specialisation
    :
    Physiotherapy
    Institute
    :
    Manipal Academy of Higher Education
    Year of passing
    :
    2004
    Degree
    :
    MPT
    Specialisation
    :
    Cardiopulmonary Sciences
    Institute
    :
    Manipal Academy of Higher Education
    Year of passing
    :
    1999
    Degree
    :
    BPT
    Specialisation
    :
    Institute
    :
    Manipal Academy of Higher Education
    Year of passing
    :
    1997
    Degree
    :
    Diploma in Physiotherapy
    Specialisation
    :
    Institute
    :
    Manipal Academy of Higher Education
    Year of passing
    :
    1990
  • EXPERIENCE
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Manipal Academy of Higher Education
    Designation
    :
    Associate Director (Alumni)
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    2013 - till date
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Manipal Academy of Higher Education
    Designation
    :
    Dr. TMA Pai Endowment Chair in Exercise Science and Health Promotion
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    2013 - till date
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    School of Allied Health Sciences, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal
    Designation
    :
    Professor & Head of Department
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    2009 - 2012
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    School of Allied Health Sciences, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal
    Designation
    :
    Associate Dean
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    2005 - 2012
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    School of Allied Health Sciences, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal
    Designation
    :
    Associate Professor & Head of Department
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    2004 - 2009
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    School of Allied Health Sciences, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal
    Designation
    :
    Assistant Professor
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    1999 - 2004
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Kasturba Medical College, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal
    Designation
    :
    Assistant Lecturer cum Tutor
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    1997 - 1999
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Kasturba Hospital, Manipal
    Designation
    :
    Junior physiotherapist
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    1990 - 1993
  • CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    Dr. G. Arun Maiya is Dean of MCHP, Manipal & Professor at the Department of Physiotherapy, MCHP Manipal.

    He is:

    • Physiotherapy Head of Cardiopulmonary Unit-1
    • In-charge of Diabetic and Laser clinic
    • Registered PhD guide
    • Chief for Centre for Diabetic Foot Care & Research, MAHE
  • SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING
    Subject Subject code Year / Semester
    Exercise Therapy 1st year BPT, 2nd year BPT
    Biomechanics 2nd year BPT
    Electrotherapy 2nd year BPT
    Ethics 3rd year BPT
    Cardiopoulmonary Physiotherapy 4th year BPT
    Cardiopulmonary Sciences 2nd year MPT
    Physiotherapy 1st year MPT
  • ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS
    Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
    MBA Health Care Management Sikkim Manipal Academy of Higher Education 2011
    PhD Physiotherapy Manipal Academy of Higher Education 2004
    MPT Cardiopulmonary Sciences Manipal Academy of Higher Education 1999
    BPT Manipal Academy of Higher Education 1997
    Diploma in Physiotherapy Manipal Academy of Higher Education 1990
  • EXPERIENCE
    Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
    Manipal Academy of Higher Education Associate Director (Alumni) 2013 - till date
    Manipal Academy of Higher Education Dr. TMA Pai Endowment Chair in Exercise Science and Health Promotion 2013 - till date
    School of Allied Health Sciences, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal Professor & Head of Department 2009 - 2012
    School of Allied Health Sciences, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal Associate Dean 2005 - 2012
    School of Allied Health Sciences, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal Associate Professor & Head of Department 2004 - 2009
    School of Allied Health Sciences, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal Assistant Professor 1999 - 2004
    Kasturba Medical College, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal Assistant Lecturer cum Tutor 1997 - 1999
    Kasturba Hospital, Manipal Junior physiotherapist 1990 - 1993
  • AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH
    Areas of interest
    :
    Diabetic foot, Tissue healing, Low Level Laser, Chronic Pain, Cardiopulmonary rehabilitation, Cancer rehabilitation, Women’s health, Ergonomics
    Areas of expertise
    :
    Cold Laser, Diabetic foot care, Cardiopulmonary rehabilitation, Pain management, Cancer Rehabilitation, Occupational Health
    Areas of research
    :
    Diabetes and its complications, Cancer rehabilitation, Occupational Health, Chronic Pain, Tissue Healing, Exercise training in cardiopulmonary conditions
  • PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS AND CONTRIBUTIONS

    Professional Affilitations:

    • Indian Association of Physiotherapists
    • American Association of Cardio-vascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation
    • American Diabetic Association
    • Spinal Cord Society
    • Research Society for Study of Diabetes in India
    • Diabetic Foot Society of India
    • International Association for the Study of Pain
     
    Contributions:
    • International travel award by North American Association of Laser Therapy (2014)
    • UKIERI Travel award (2012)
    • Spinal Cord Society Gold Medal award for Excellence in Rehabilitation (2009)
    • Fogarty International fellowship on  advanced training in occupational health and Interventional Research (2008)
    • IAP oration award, Indian Association of Physiotherapists (2005)
    • Distinguished Alumni of the Manipal College of Allied Health Sciences (2005)
    • Short term fellowship on Effect of low level laser therapy in the prevention and treatment of radiation induced mucositis in head and neck cancer patients at University of Nice-Sophia Antipolis, Nice, France (2004)
    • Best Senior Paper at the Indian Associaiton of Physiotherapist (2002)
     
  • AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH
    Areas of interest Diabetic foot, Tissue healing, Low Level Laser, Chronic Pain, Cardiopulmonary rehabilitation, Cancer rehabilitation, Women’s health, Ergonomics
    Areas of expertise Cold Laser, Diabetic foot care, Cardiopulmonary rehabilitation, Pain management, Cancer Rehabilitation, Occupational Health
    Areas of research Diabetes and its complications, Cancer rehabilitation, Occupational Health, Chronic Pain, Tissue Healing, Exercise training in cardiopulmonary conditions
  • PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS AND CONTRIBUTIONS

    Professional Affilitations:

    • Indian Association of Physiotherapists
    • American Association of Cardio-vascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation
    • American Diabetic Association
    • Spinal Cord Society
    • Research Society for Study of Diabetes in India
    • Diabetic Foot Society of India
    • International Association for the Study of Pain
     
    Contributions:
    • International travel award by North American Association of Laser Therapy (2014)
    • UKIERI Travel award (2012)
    • Spinal Cord Society Gold Medal award for Excellence in Rehabilitation (2009)
    • Fogarty International fellowship on  advanced training in occupational health and Interventional Research (2008)
    • IAP oration award, Indian Association of Physiotherapists (2005)
    • Distinguished Alumni of the Manipal College of Allied Health Sciences (2005)
    • Short term fellowship on Effect of low level laser therapy in the prevention and treatment of radiation induced mucositis in head and neck cancer patients at University of Nice-Sophia Antipolis, Nice, France (2004)
    • Best Senior Paper at the Indian Associaiton of Physiotherapist (2002)