FACULTY OF ALLIED HEALTH & BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES

Department Of
PHYSICAL THERAPY
It gives me great pleasure to welcome you to the Department of Physical Therapy of Ibadat International University Islamabad, which has become an icon of quality education. I can assure you with full confidence that Insha-Allah your 05-years stay at this campus will provide you with a unique academic experience with multiple achievements and learning outcomes to enable you to take the leading role in your professional career.
We at the Department of Physical Therapy, provide our students with extensive clinical-based, research-oriented, and patient-centered education to enable them to make a perfect treatment plan for their patients while ensuring their safety on priority. This has been achieved with our good infrastructure, highly qualified faculty with clinical expertise, and hands-on training. We train our students for customized patient care in our own state-of- the art laboratories, museums, and multi-disciplinary hospitals.
MISSION STATEMENT
Our Mission is to establish a state-of-the-art Teaching, Clinical and Research oriented division of Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation at Ibadat International University Islamabad-IIUI for basic & advanced skilled activities/ hands on training along with quality physical therapy education in line with current national &international higher standards. Our Goal is to produce physical therapists who are expert in providing evidence-based practice through proficient and competent manner with high ethical and professional value
The chief goal of DPT program is to produce physical therapists able to meet the needs of patients as well as society with participation in both professional and community service. In order to fulfill this goal, the department works on the following objectives:
1. To integrate in-depth knowledge of basic and clinical sciences for planning, execution and modification of various treatment approaches that reflect the overall scope of physical therapy practice.
2. To develop clinical competence in assessment, diagnosis and implementation of an effective plan of care.
3. To train students with appropriate communication and decision making skills necessary to work in collaboration with patients and members of the healthcare team
Physiotherapists can treat a wide range of disorders, they are highly in demand today making career of physical therapy very attractive. Currently there is a lot of demand for physiotherapists in various government and private institutes, hospitals, sports boards and NGOs in Pakistan as well as in foreign countries like USA, Canada, UK,Australia and in South Asia etc. The physical therapist works with a diversity of workload in all healthcare centers, often as part of multidisciplinary teams. A Physiotherapist can pursue his/her career in Academics, Clinical and research areas.

Physiotherapists can treat a wide range of disorders, they are highly in demand today making career of physical therapy very attractive. Currently there is a lot of demand for physiotherapists in various government and private institutes, hospitals, sports boards and NGOs in Pakistan as well as in foreign countries like USA, Canada, UK, Australia and in South Asia etc.
The physical therapist works with a diversity of workload in all healthcare canters, often as part of multidisciplinary teams. A Physiotherapist can pursue his career in Academics, Clinical and research areas.

              DOCTOR OF PHYSICAL THERAPY (DPT)   –      5 YEARS

        TOTAL COURSES: 62                               TOTAL CREDIT HOURS: 175

SEMESTER – I
Sr. #CourseCredit Hrs
1Anatomy-I4(3-1)
2Physiology-I3(2-1)
3Kinesiology-I3(2-1)
4English-I (Functional English)3(3-0)
5Pakistan Studies2(2-0)
6Introduction to Computer3(2-1)
TOTAL18
SEMESTER – II
Sr. #CourseCredit Hrs
1Anatomy-II4(3-1)
2Physiology-II3(2-1)
3Kinesiology-II3(2-1)
4English-II (Communication Skills)3(3-0)
5Islamic Studies / Ethics2(2-0)
6Sociology2(2-0)
TOTAL17
SEMESTER – III
Sr. #CourseCredit Hrs
1Anatomy-III3(2-1)
2Physiology-III3(2-1)
3Biomechanics & Ergonomics-I3(3-0)
4Biochemistry-I2(2-0)
5English-III (Technical Writing & Presentation Skills)3(3-0)
6Medical Physics3(2-1)
TOTAL17
SEMESTER – IV
Sr. #CourseCredit Hrs
1Anatomy-IV (Neuro-Anatomy)3(2-1)
2Biomechanics & Ergonomics-II3(2-1)
3Molecular Biology & Genetics2(2-0)
4Biochemistry-II3(2-1)
5Exercise Physiology3(2-1)
6Health & Wellness2(2-0)
TOTAL16
SEMESTER – V
Sr. #CourseCredit Hrs
1Pathology & Microbiology-I2(2-0)
2Pharmacology & Therapeutics-I2(2-0)
3Physical Agents & Electrotherapy-I3(2-1)
4Therapeutic Exercises & Techniques3(2-1)
5Biostatistics-I3(3-0)
6Behavioral Sciences ( Psychology & Ethics)2(2-0)
7Supervised Clinical Practice-I3(0-3)
TOTAL18
SEMESTER – VI
Sr. #CourseCredit Hrs
1Pathology & Microbiology-II3(2-1)
2Pharmacology & Therapeutics-II2(2-0)
3Physical Agents & Electrotherapy-II3(2-1)
4Biostatistics-II3(3-0)
5Community Medicine & Rehabilitation3(3-0)
6Supervised Clinical Practice-II3(0-3)
TOTAL17
SEMESTER – VII
Sr. #CourseCredit Hrs
1Medicine-I3(3-0)
2Surgery-I3(3-0)
3Radiology & Diagnostic Imaging3(2-1)
4Musculoskeletal physical Therapy3(2-1)
5Evidence Based Practice3(2-1)
6Supervised Clinical Practice-III3(0-3)
TOTAL18
SEMESTER – VIII
Sr. #CourseCredit Hrs
1Medicine-II3(3-0)
2Surgery-II3(3-0)
3Neurological Physical Therapy3(2-1)
4Scientific Inquiry & Research Methodology3(2-1)
5Emergency Procedures & Primary Care in  Physical Therapy3(2-1)
6Supervised Clinical Practice-IV3(0-3)
TOTAL18
SEMESTER – IX
Sr. #CourseCredit Hrs
1Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy3(2-1)
2Manual Therapy3(2-1)
3Clinical Decision Making & Differential Diagnosis3(3-0)
4Prosthetics & Orthotics2(2-0)
5Professional Practise (Law, Ethics, Administration)2(2-0)
6Integumentary Physical Therapy2(2-0)
7Supervised Clinical Practice-V3(0-3)
TOTAL18
SEMESTER – X
Sr. #CourseCredit Hrs
1Obstetrics & Gyaenacological Physical Therapy2(2-0)
2Paediatric  Physical Therapy2(2-0)
3Gerontology & Geriatric Physical Therapy2(2-0)
4Sports Physical Therapy2(2-0)
5Supervised Clinical Practice-VI4(0-4)
6Research Project6
TOTAL18

Dr. Ishaq Ahmed
Assistant Professor / Head of Department
Department of Physical Therapy

Prof. Dr. Syeda Nasreen
Professor
Department of Physical Therapy

Dr. Faryal Zaidi
Assistant Professor
Department of Physical Therapy

Dr. Saania Kanwal
Lecturer
Department of Physical Therapy

Dr. Iqra Naz
Lecturer
Department of Physical Therapy

Dr. Ramsha Masood
Lecturer
Department of Physical Therapy

Dr. Hafsah Arshad
Lecturer
Department of Physical Therapy

Dr. Namal Shahzadi
Lecturer
Department of Physical Therapy

Dr. Hafsah Gul
Lecturer
Department of Physical Therapy

Dr. Mamoona Aslam
Lecturer
Department of Physical Therapy

Dr. Sammar Abbas
Lecturer
Department of Physical Therapy

Dr. Sohail Ahmed
Lecturer
Department of Physical Therapy

Dr. Anum Khalid
Lecturer
Department of Physical Therapy

Dr. Saad Shafique
Lecturer
Department of Physical Therapy

Dr. Sidra Hanif
Lecturer
Department of Physical Therapy

Dr. Madiha Shafique
Lecturer
Department of Physical Therapy

Dr. Rabbia Zaman
Lecturer
Department of Physical Therapy

Dr. Sana Amir
Lecturer
Department of Physical Therapy

Dr. Anum Zafar
Lecturer
Department of Physical Therapy

Dr. Marium Khalid
Lecturer
Department of Physical Therapy

Dr. Tehseen Akhtar
Lecturer
Department of Physical Therapy

Dr. Nishmia Raja
Lab Demonstrator
Department of Physical Therapy

Ms. Iqra Umer
Course Coordinator
Department of Physical Therapy