The National Professional body of Prosthetics & Orthotics was established in the year 1979 under the Indian Societies Registration Act and was named as Orthotics & Prosthetics Society of India (OPSI). Later the title was restructured as Orthotics & Prosthetics Association of India (OPAI) for the administrative conveniences functioning with avowed objectives
All the RCI recognized diploma, degree and Master degree holders in Prosthetics and Orthotics become a member in Orthotics and Prosthetics Association of India. Apply for membership in the membership form given in the website in members link
CRE at Chennai on 9th June 2012 was inaugurated by Dr. Neeradha Chandramohan , Director, NIEPMD. It was great privilege to hear the inspiring words from Sri P R Shampath, IAS, Principal Secretary/State Commissioner for the differently abled of Govt. of Tamilnadu during the occasion. Prof. Dr. Jacob George, CMC, Vellore delivered lecture on Charcot foot. About 100 participants attended the CRE.