Medical Director, Attending Physician
Weill Cornell Medicine
New York, New York – United States
Dr. Nasim A. Chowdhury, FAAPMR, is the Medical Director of Cancer Rehabilitation at Weill Cornell Medical Center, serves as an attending physician of the Inpatient Rehabilitation Unit at New York Presbyterian Hospital, and is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Rehabilitation Medicine. His practice encompasses a wide array of patients with musculoskeletal issues including those with spinal cord and brain injury, sports injuries, arthritis, stroke, and spasticity, with a particular focus on cancer patients that are affected in this realm, either from cancer or its treatment. He provides care using cutting edge technology including high resolution ultrasound to provide highly targeted treatments including the infusion of platelet rich plasma. Dr. Chowdhury has multiple research interests, has presented at many conferences nationally and internationally, lectured throughout the country as well as in Europe, Asia and Africa, is a grant reviewer for the Singaporean Ministry of Health, and serves as an abstract reviewer for the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (AAPMR). Dr. Chowdhury has also done pro bono medical work, serves as a research mentor for residents at Columbia and Cornell, and helped start a platelet rich plasma (PRP) treatment clinic in Sub Saharan Africa.
Tuesday, November 5
2:15 PM – 3:30 PM