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Mary Galea

Professorial Fellow
science & technology
life sciences & biomedicine
humans
neurosciences & neurology
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rehabilitation
neurosciences
clinical neurology
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Prof

Mary Galea

 
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Medicine, Dentistry And Health Sciences
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Prof

Mary Galea

 

Professor Mary Galea is Professorial Fellow in the Department of Medicine at the University of Melbourne and Academic Director of Australian Rehabilitation Research Centre at the Royal Melbourne Hospital. She conducts basic and clinical research investigating the control of movement and factors underlying recovery from nervous system injury.

Most recently, she has been lead investigator on a large multi-site program of research, SCIPA (Spinal Cord Injury and Physical Activity), investigating the effects of exercise after spinal cord injury from acute care to the community. Her current research program is concerned with investigating the health of peripheral nerves after spinal cord injury, the use of technology to drive recovery of upper limb function after stroke, and wearable sensors to measure rehabilitation outcomes.Professor Galea is a Board Member of the Spinal Injury Network, a member of the Scientific Advisory Committee of SpinalCure Australia, and a Patron of the Stroke Association of Victoria. She is a member of the Disaster Rehabilitation Committee and the WHO Liaison Committee of the International Society of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine (ISPRM). She is a member of the Australian Rehabilitation Research Centre’s ‘Flying Faculty’, which is involved in delivering capacity-building programs in rehabilitation for medical, nursing and allied health staff in low-to-middle income countries.

Projects

Displaying the 34 most recent projects by Mary Galea.

34

Projects

Project Types


25

Research Grant


7

Research Contracts


2

Internal Research Grant


Scholarly Works

Displaying the 259 most recent scholarly works by Mary Galea.

Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2019

Member of the Order of Australia


1

Award

Credentials

Positions


Professorial Fellow

Medicine - Royal Melbourne Hospital

Education


Graduate Diploma in Epidemiology and Biostatistics

University of Melbourne

Graduate Certificate in Clinical Trials Management

University of Canberra

Doctor of Philosophy

University of Melbourne

Bachelor of Arts

University of Melbourne

Graduate Diploma in Physiotherapy (Neurology)

Lincoln

Graduate Diploma in Neurosciences

Lincoln

Bachelor of Applied Science - Physiotherapy

Lincoln

Diploma in Physiotherapy

Lincoln