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Surya Shah, Indian occupational therapist, educator. Achievements include research in modified scale for dependency needs of people with disability. Member Six Journals, World.

Background

Shah, Surya was born on December 7, 1936 in Maharashtra, India. Son of Khodidas and Kanchan Shah.

Education

OTD, Bombay University, 1957. Bachelor of Science in Applied Science, Curtin University, Perth, 1976. Master of Education, University Western Australia, Perth, 1976.

Doctor of Philosophy, University of Texas, England, 2000.

Career

Clinician Saket, Chandimandir, India, 1957—1959. Clinician & tutor KEM Hospital, Mumbai, 1960—1966. Senior lecturer, acting chair Curtin U, Perth, 1970—1978.

Reader, chair U Queensland, Brisbane, Australia, 1978—1996. Professor occupational therapy U Teesside, Middlesbrough, England, 1996—2002. Professor occupational therapy and neurology UTHSC, Memphis, 2002—2008, Richard Stockton College, 2008.

Membership

Member Six Journals, World.

Connections

Married Anamika Chandra Singha, December 8, 1979. 1 child Radhika.