Nigerian visit

Bakare Ummukulthoum, Secretary of the Lagos State Chapter of the Nigeria Society of Physiotherapy, visited the WCPT Secretariat offices in London, during a visit in May. Pictured above with WCPT Secretary General Brenda Myers, she presented a commemorative programme of the society’s 50th anniversary meeting last year.

India doping officials

Staff and students of the Amity Institute of Physiotherapy in India will be acting as doping control officials at the forthcoming Commonwealth Games, to be held in Delhi in October. The games organising committee has trained 71 students from the institute, says Dr Nitesh Bansal, Director.

Awards deadline nears

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