Over 15 years of clinical experience as an occupational therapist (2003 onwards) working in rehabilitation with people with dementia or stroke. Research experience in testing rehabilitation interventions (fields of dementia and stroke) and other nonpharmacological therapy approaches and use of innovative technologies in rehabilitation. Expertise in knowledge translation.
B App Sc (OT), M Clin Rehab, Certificate in Implementation Science (UCSF), PhD
Stroke Society of Australasia New Investigator Award
Leads projects which test the efficacy of rehabilitation interventions or technological application in rehabilitation. Knowledge translation activities.
Technology use in health care
Experienced in conducting research with patient and public involvement
Member of the NHMRC Cognitive Decline Partnership Centre (with funding from Dementia Australia, Brightwater Care, HammondCare and Helping Hand Aged Care)
Collaborations with clinicians and non government aged care organisations