Associate Investigators

  • Professor Nadia Badawi

    Macquarie Group Foundation Chair of Cerebral Palsy
    Cerebral Palsy Alliance.
    Neonatologist, Medical Director
    Grace Centre for Newborn Care, Westmead

    Dr Katherine Benfer

    NHMRC Early Career Fellow
    Qld Cerebral Palsy Rehabilitation & Research Centre, Child Health Research Centre

    A/Professor Tracy Comans

    NHMRC Boosting Dementia Res Fellow
    Centre for Health Services Research

    Dr Hayley Smithers-Sheedy

    Research Fellow
    Cerebral Palsy Alliance, Sydney Medical School, The University of Sydney

    Professor Jane Valentine

    Head of Department and Clinical Lead of Paediatric Rehabilitation
    Princess Margaret Hospital for Children Western Australia
    Associate Professor
    University of Western Australia, School of Paediatrics and Child Health

    Professor Robert Ware

    Professor, School of Medicine
    Griffith University

    Dr Koa Whittingham

    NHMRC Postdoctoral Research Fellow, QCPRRC
    Child Health Research Centre, University of Queensland

    Anne McKenzie AO

    Manager, Community Engagement
    Telethon Kids Institute

    A/Prof. Andrea Guzzetta

    Associate Professor
    University of Pisa, Stella Maris Infant Lab for Early Intervention

Chief Investigators

  • Professor Roslyn Boyd

    Scientific Director, Queensland Cerebral Palsy and Rehabilitation Research Centre
    Child Health Research Centre, The University of Queensland

    Professor Iona Novak

    Head of Research, Cerebral Palsy Alliance Research Institute
    School of Medicine, The University of Sydney

    Associate Professor Michael Fahey

    Director of Neurogenetics, Monash Paediatrics
    Monash University
    Head of Child Neurology
    Monash Children’s Hospital

    Professor Paul Colditz

    Director of the Perinatal Research Centre
    The University of Queensland Centre for Clinical Research

    Dr Sarah McIntyre

    Senior Research Fellow and NHMRC Early Career Fellow
    Cerebral Palsy Alliance, University of Sydney

    Dr Jurgen Fripp

    Senior Postdoctoral Fellow
    CSIRO

    A/Prof. Leanne Sakzewski

    Postdoctoral Research Fellow
    Child Health Research Centre, University of Queensland

    Professor Catherine Elliott

    Chair of Allied Health, Child and Adolescent Health Service, School of Occupational Therapy and Social Work
    Curtin University

    Professor Rod Hunt

    Professor for paediatrics, Monash Children's Hospital

    A/Professor Suzie Miller

    Professor (Research), Obstetrics & Gynaecology Monash Health
    Deputy Director of The Ritchie Centre at Monash University

    Dr Cathy Morgan

    Research Fellow
    Cerebral Palsy Alliance Research Institute

Clinical Care & Associate Research Network

  • Ms Megan Kentish

    Program Director & Physiotherapist, Queensland Paediatric Rehabilitation Service
    Children's Health Queensland

    Dr Priya Edwards

    Director, Queensland Paediatric Rehabilitation Service and Clinical Director, Queensland Cerebral Palsy and Rehabilitation Research Centre
    Children's Health Queensland

    Dr Mary Clare Waugh

    CRE: Australasian Cerebral Palsy Clinical Trials Network

    Russel Dale

    CRE: Australasian Cerebral Palsy Clinical Trials Network

    Associate Professor Michael Fahey

    Director of Neurogenetics, Monash Paediatrics
    Monash University
    Head of Child Neurology
    Monash Children’s Hospital

    Associate Professor Remo N. Russo

    Head of Research, Paediatric Rehabilitation Department
    Women's and Children's Health Network

    Professor Jane Valentine

    Head of Department and Clinical Lead of Paediatric Rehabilitation
    Princess Margaret Hospital for Children Western Australia
    Associate Professor
    University of Western Australia, School of Paediatrics and Child Health

    Professor Peter SW Davies

    Director, Children's Nutrition Research Centre
    Child Health Research Centre, University of Queensland

    Professor Susan Stott

    Professor of Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgery
    University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Clinical Director
    Department of Paediatric Orthopaedics, Starship Children’s Hospital NZ

    Associate Professor Anthony Smith

    Centre for Online Health
    Faculty of Medicine, The University of Queensland

    A/Prof. Andrea Guzzetta

    Associate Professor
    University of Pisa, Stella Maris Infant Lab for Early Intervention

    Professor Morrison Euan Wallace AM

    Clinical Director, Ritchie Centre for Women's Health Research
    Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Monash University

    Dr Joanne George

    Advanced Research Physiotherapist
    Qld Cerebral Palsy Rehabilitation & Research Centre, Child Health Research Centre

    Dr Lee Barber

    Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Queensland Cerebral Palsy and Rehabilitation Research Centre
    Child Health Research Centre

Postdoctoral Researchers

  • Dr Cathy Morgan

    Research Fellow
    Cerebral Palsy Alliance Research Institute

    Dr Sarah McIntyre

    Senior Research Fellow and NHMRC Early Career Fellow
    Cerebral Palsy Alliance, University of Sydney

    Dr Koa Whittingham

    NHMRC Postdoctoral Research Fellow, QCPRRC
    Child Health Research Centre, University of Queensland

    Dr Katherine Benfer

    NHMRC Early Career Fellow
    Qld Cerebral Palsy Rehabilitation & Research Centre, Child Health Research Centre

    Dr Hayley Smithers-Sheedy

    Research Fellow
    Cerebral Palsy Alliance, Sydney Medical School, The University of Sydney

    Dr Sian Williams

    Senior Lecturer
    Curtin University

    Dr Kerstin Pannek

    Academic Title Holder
    Queensland Cerebral Palsy and Rehabilitation Research Centre

    Dr Michelle Jackman

    Research Occupational Therapist
    Qld Cerebral Palsy Rehabilitation & Research Centre, Child Health Research Centre

    Dr Christian Redd

    Research Fellow
    CSIRO; Qld Cerebral Palsy Rehabilitation & Research Centre