Bhaskar Aditya Mukherji, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Clinical

bhaskar.a.mukherji@vanderbilt.edu
Faculty Appointments
Assistant Professor of Clinical Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Education
M.D., Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MassachusettsB.S., German, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee
Office Address
4200 MCE ST
TN 8774
Research Keywords
<b>RESEARCH AND PUBLICATIONS</b><br><br> July, 2000-July 2001 <br> Research Assistant: Effects of Tai Chi on walking speed in the elderly. Stephen Wolf, PT, PhD, Robert Gregor, PhD, Emory University School of Medicine, Georgia Technological Institute, Atlanta, GA. Studied how inexpensive modalities, such as Tai Chi Chuan can positively influence outcome in elderly and frail patients.<br><br> June, 1995-Jan 2000 <br> Research Assistant: Development of Glaucoma in high-resistance wind instrument players. Joel Schuman, M.D., New England Eye Center, Boston, MA.<br> Demonstrated the effect of the Valsalva maneuver on the development of glaucoma in players of high-resistance musical instruments. Presented at Nantucket Ophthalmology Conference. Published in January, 2000 in Ophthalmology.<br><br> <b>PRESENTATIONS</b><br><br> November, 1999 <br> Return to play after cervical spine injuries.<br> Presentation at Shepherd Center. May, 2000<br> Spasticity - modern evaluation and treatment. <br> Grand Rounds presentation at Emory University Center for Rehabilitation Medicine. <br><br> August, 2001<br> Brachial Plexopathies.<br> Presentation at the Atlanta VA Hospital, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.<br><br> September, 2001 <br> Motor Unit Action Potentials - their characteristics and significance.<br> Presentation at the Atlanta VA Hospital, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.