Dr. V. C. Jacob
Dr. V.C.Jacob (PT) has been the Deputy Director of Neurogen Brain and Spine Institute since its inception and is currently the Head of Neurorehabilitation at Neurogen. He is a Trustee of Nina Foundation which is an NGO set up for the rehabilitation of spinal cord injury persons. He has been a physiotherapist at LTMG Hospital, Sion, and Mumbai for 35 years and is now retired. For a period of 38 years, from 1968 to 2006 he was part of the Executive Committee of the Paraplegic Foundation, a charitable organization for the comprehensive care of the paraplegics. He has also organized several sports events for these paraplegics on a national level. In addition, he has also served as President of the Indian Association of Physiotherapists in the past. Apart from all these activities, Dr.Jacob has been involved in disaster management during calamities such as the catastrophic earthquake at Latur and also at Gujarat. He is wholeheartedly committed to the cause of Rehabilitation of patients suffering from neurological disorders.