Dr. Shamima Islam Nipa is a Lecturer of M.Sc in Rehabilitation Science program-Department of rehabilitation science, at Bangladesh Health Professions Institute (BHPI), the academic institute of Centre for the Rehabilitation of the Paralyzed (CRP). Shamima received her Bachelor of Science in Physiotherapy from the University of Dhaka and then she completed her Masters in Rehabilitation Science from the University of Dhaka which was a regional inter professional masterís program in Rehabilitation Science among the SAARC member countries. After completion of her masterís program, she headed to Chiang Mai University, Thailand and enrolled in PhD in Bio-medical science, faculty of Associated Medical Sciences at Chinag Mai University, Thailand in August, 2018. She has an extensive clinical working experience, until she moved to Bangladesh health professions Institute in 2017. Shamima is distinguishing her research focus on Womenís Health and Rehabilitation. Furthermore, she has a number of publications in rehabilitation field.
Dr. Shamima Islam Nipa area of interests include Womenís health particularly on Urinary Incontinence, Clinical reasoning and evidence based decision making, Disability and Rehabilitation.