Stephanie Nelson

 Stephanie Nelson

BA Comm, B App Sci Pty, M PH

Stephanie has extensive clinical experience as a physiotherapist. She has worked across many sectors, including major public hospitals, private hospitals, private practice, not-for-profit organisations and the community.

She has always had a research interest and has held positions with the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) as a trial monitor and a research physiotherapist with the University of Sydney in the Rehabilitation Studies Unit and the Centre for Evidence-Based Physiotherapy. She completed a Master of Public Health in 2009.

Stephanie has worked as a sessional academic with Charles Sturt University within the School of Community Health since 2014 before joining the Three Rivers team as a Research Fellow in 2022. She hopes to contribute to developing healthy rural communities in this capacity.

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Stephanie has taught physiotherapy students as a sessional academic within Charles Sturt University's School of Community Health. She has also trained allied health assistants at TAFE Western Region.

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  • Healthy ageing
  • Rehabilitation
  • Evaluation of health services and programs
  • Supporting allied health students on clinical placements

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Registered physiotherapist with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (Ahpra)

Member of the Australian Physiotherapy Association

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Lockwood K, Cameron I, Gladman J, Lanzarone S. Hip Protectors: an implementation trial in two geriatric wards. Australasian J on Aging 2003:22:38-40. A M

Moseley A M, Lanzarone S, Bosman J M, van Loo M A, de Bie R A, Hassett L. Ecological validity of walking speed assessment after traumatic brain injury – a pilot study. J Head Trauma Rehabilitation 2004; 19:341-348.

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