Professor Maria Crotty

Professor of Rehabilitation, Aged & Extended Care

College of Medicine and Public Health

place Flinders Medical Centre Building (Rehab, FMC 4W209)
GPO Box 2100, Adelaide 5001, South Australia

Professor Maria Crotty is a clinical academic and rehabilitation physician.

She leads a multidisciplinary research group who focus on how to implement best and promising care models and practices within health and aged care settings. Embedded within a healtcare setting their research aims to bridge research and clinical care using implementation science approaches.


BMed, BA, MPH,PhD, Grad Dip Tertiary Education, FAFRM (RACP), FRACGP, FAFPHM

Honours, awards and grants

Public Service Medal 2018 (services to Rehabilitation)

Key responsibilities

Director, Rehabilitation Medicine - Repatriation General Hospital 2001-2017.

Unit Head, Flinders Medical Centre 2017-2022

Clinical Lead Australasian Rehabilitation Outcomes Centre 2021-

Supervisory interests
Disability rehabilitation
Higher degree by research supervision
Associate supervisor: Rehabilitation (3)
Principal supervisor: Rehabilitation (8)