Dr Christine Barry

Senior Lecturer

College of Medicine and Public Health

place Flinders Medical Centre (6E:123)
GPO Box 2100, Adelaide 5001, South Australia

Christine's current research investigates the distribution and function of peripheral nociceptive neurons. She completed her PhD in the Discipline of Anatomy and Pathology at the University of Adelaide in 2011, investigating brain inflammation and intracranial pressure following subarachnoid haemorrhage. She gained her Bachelor of Applied Science (Physiotherapy) and Master of Physiotherapy (Musculoskeletal) at the University of South Australia.

PhD (Medicine) University of Adelaide
Master of Physiotherapy (Musculoskeletal) University of South Australia
Bachelor of Applied Science (Physiotherapy)
Honours, awards and grants

2019 Rebecca L Cooper Medical Research Foundation Project Grant

2018 Vice President & Executive Dean's Award (Team): Teaching Excellence

2015 Flinders Medical Centre Foundation grant recipient

2012 Flinders Medical Centre Foundation grant recipient

2009 National Stroke Foundation grant recipient

Research interests

Function and dysfunction of sensory nerves

Sensory innervation of skeletal muscle

Innervation of the female reproductive tract

Musculoskeletal disorders

Pelvic pain disorders

Topic coordinator
MMED3941 Human Musculoskeletal Anatomy
MMED3932 Body Systems
MMED9250 Endocrine and Reproductive Systems
Topic lecturer
MMED3932 Body Systems
MMED3941 Human Musculoskeletal Anatomy
Supervisory interests
Chronic pain
Higher degree by research supervision
Associate supervisor: Neuroscience (2)