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A/Prof

Catherine Granger

Associate Professor - Physiotherapy
physical activity
Exercise
rehabilitation
exercise
Lung Cancer
Physical function
Critical Illness/ICU
Respiratory Diseases
Cancer
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A/Prof

Catherine Granger

 
Division
Medicine, Dentistry And Health Sciences
 
Primary Interest
Respiratory Diseases
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A/Prof

Catherine Granger

 

A/Prof Catherine Granger is an Associate Professor and Dame Kate Campbell Fellow in the Department of Physiotherapy, The University of Melbourne. She is also the Head of Physiotherapy Research at The Royal Melbourne Hospital.

A/Prof Granger is a Victorian Cancer Agency Clinical Research Fellow (2017 - 2021) and past NHMRC Translating Research Into Practice Fellow (2014 - 2016). She completed her PhD and post-docs in the area of physical activity/exercise in lung cancer. She currently has an active research program focused on the areas of exercise, physical activity and patient outcomes for chronic disease patient populations including cancer (lung, colorectal and haematological cancer) and respiratory disease. She supervises a number of PhD students working on these projects and is available to take on new students. A/Prof Granger was the 2017 Victorian Young Tall Poppy Scientist of the Year; and named as one of the ABC's Top 5 Scientists for 2018. In 2019 she was awarded one of the inaugural University of Melbourne's Dame Kate Campbell Fellowships (Dean’s Fellowships for Research Excellence) (2020-2024).

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Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2018

Royal Melbourne Hospital - Finalist, Melbourne Health Clinical Researcher of the Year

2018

2018 ABC Top 5 Scientist

2017

2017 BioMedVic Early Career Clinician Researcher Award

2017

Melbourne School of Health Sciences 2017 Research Excellence Award

2017

2017 Victorian Young Tall Poppy Scientist of the Year

2017

Melbourne Health Research Week - Top oral presentation - Health Services Category

2017

American Thoracic Society Pulmonary Rehabilitation Award

2015

Allied Health Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Care Center Symposium

2014

Health Leader Award, Melbourne Health Finalist

Royal Melbourne Hospital

2014

European Respiratory Society Young Scientist Award

European Respiratory Society

2013

Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand Travel Scholarship

Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand

2013

Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand Scientific Meeting - Physiotherapy Special Interest Group Award for Best Oral Presentation

Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand

2011

Grand Final Participant, Three Minute Thesis Competition

The University of Melbourne

2011

Health Sector Leadership Program

2009

Best Clinical Supervisor Award

Austin Health and The University of Melbourne

2019

NOTINLIST - Not in List


2016

Victorian Cancer Agency - Clinical Research Fellowship


2013

NHMRCF - NHMRC Fellowship


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Awards

Credentials

Positions


Associate Professor - Physiotherapy

Physiotherapy

Member

Australian Physiotherapy Association Cancer, Palliative Care & Lymphoedema Network

Member

European Respiratory Society

Member

Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand

Member

American Thoracic Society

Member

Cardiorespiratory Physiotherapy Australia

Member

Australian Physiotherapy Association

Education


Graduate Certificate in University Teaching

University of Melbourne

PhD

University of Melbourne

Bachelor of Physiotheraphy with honours

University of Melbourne