Dr. Vijay Pabbathi

Senior Lecturer (Anatomy & Physiology)

Vijay is currently Senior Lecturer in Anatomy and Physiology at the AECC University College. He is also “Core-Science Lead” on the Master of Chiropractic - MChiro (Hons) course. Vijay has a total of 24 years experience in higher education institutions throughout the country.

Biography

Vijay graduated in veterinary medicine in India. He undertook an MSc in Neuro-Molecular Pharmacology at the University of Bristol and then continued to a PhD on cardiac muscle physiology. Vijay obtained a PhD (Physiology) in 2002 from the University of Bristol, UK. He received the ‘Fellow of the Higher Education Academy’ (FHEA), in the UK in 2012, bolstering his reputation as an educator and as someone who cares about students’ well-being. In addition to teaching, he is also a Year Tutor for Master of Chiropractic -MChiro (Hons) Year 1 students and supervises research projects. He received the AECC Student-Led Teaching Awards (SLTA) for outstanding teaching in 2013, 2014, 2017 and 2018. Students whom he has taught are now primary healthcare professionals around the world.

Current Activity

Vijay is currently Senior Lecturer in Anatomy and Physiology at the AECC University College. He is also “Core-Science Lead” on the Master of Chiropractic -MChiro (Hons) course.

Areas of Interest

Vijay has developed the Re-Booting Cognition (RBC) Technique that enhances well-being and performance in sports. In 2009, Vijay won widespread acclaim for the RBC technique, which is intended to aid efficient athletic recovery and enhance sports performance. He has since taught his technique to the World Champions in Germany, Norway, Denmark and Belgium.

Qualification

•  BSc in Biology
•  BVSc & AH (Veterinary Medicine)
•  MSc in Neuro-Molecular Pharmacology
•  PhD in Physiology
•  FHEA

Teaching

Vijay has a total of 24 years’ experience of teaching within UK HE institutions, initially to medical students at the School of Medical Sciences, University of Bristol and since March 2006, to chiropractic students at the AECC. Within the chiropractic curriculum, he is involved in teaching Gross Anatomy and Physiology. He delivers lectures, runs small group tutorials and instruct practical anatomy in Prosection Laboratory on specimen prosected to his specification.

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