Prof Jenny Freeman
University of Plymouth
Jenny graduated with a Bachelor of Applied Science (in Physiotherapy), with distinction, from Curtin University, Perth 1983. She obtained a Doctorate of Philosophy from the Institute of Neurology, in London in 1997.
She is actively involved in curriculum development and teaching for the BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy Honours Degree and the Masters Programme in Neurological Rehabilitation. Supervising both Masters and PhD students. Jenny is also Deputy Director of CHeSCI, Institute of Health and Community. In addition she co-leads the Rehabilitation Research Group,within CHeSCI, which involves coordinating monthly research site meetings and rehabilitation research group meetings, increasing staff awareness of research opportunities, promoting research activity within the Faculty and acting as a resource for staff on site.
Her research is within the field of neurological rehabilitation, with a particular interest in evaluating the effectiveness of whole care packages and targeted interventions in people with neurological conditions such as Multiple Sclerosis, Spinal Cord Injury and Stroke; and in exploring process aspects of rehabilitation care (such as goal setting).
Professional Development CPD Café
This session will include a short talk on professional development opportunities at postgraduate level. It will also include time to discuss your individual needs.
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What could an electrostimulation Suit do for my patient?
Dr Michael J. Grey University of East Anglia
Effecting neuroplasticity with virtual rehabilitation
Bridget Churchill Medifab
Reflections on the challenges of seating solutions for Neurological clients with complex postures and their impact on function.
Prof. Nathan Intrator Neurosteer
A pocket-sized brain assessment and neuro feedback device
Nilofar Niazi TRAINM
Case Study in Use of Technologies and Innovations in NeuroRehabilitation