Who we are

Meet the people working to improve spinal cord research collaboration

We are committed to improving the lives of people with spinal cord injuries by building global collaboration in spinal cord research and clinical trials.

Travel Grants
Mentor Program

Antonio Vecchio

Consumer Engagement Lead

Max and Stefania Di Paolo

Georges Meya Kiala

Physiotherapy, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Democratic Republic of Congo

Dr Mario D'Cruz

Mohammad Sohrab Hossain

Physiotherapy and Public Health, Australia

Dr Mohit Arora

Physiotherapist, Australia

Matthew Farrow

Exercise Physiologist, UK

Dr Vanesa Bochkezanian

Physiotherapist, Australia

Dr Leslie Morse


Dr Sintip Pattanakuhar


Dr Cathy Vaughan


Chanda Rana


Fi Slaven


Yeasir Arafat Alve

Occupational Therapist, Bangladesh

Mandira Baniya

Nurse Supervisor, Nepal

Dr Johnny Bourke

Researcher, New Zealand

Jennifer Coker

Research Associate, USA

Dr Jasmine Hearn

Psychologist, UK

Dr Malihe Poormasjedi-Meibod

Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Canada

Dr Sakina Rashid

Intern Doctor, Tanzania

Dr Gillean Hilton

Occupational Therapist, Australia

Kazi Hoque

Physiotherapist, Bangladesh

Lady Southey AC

Kristine Hendry

Chief Executive Officer

Emma Peleg

Project Manager

Deirdre Mori

Development Manager

Jemma Altmeier

Communications & Marketing Manager

Honouring Betty Amsden AO

Margaret Beattie

Company Secretary

Associate Professor Doug Brown

Executive Director

Professor David Berlowitz

Judith Downes

Ken Liow

Dr Andrew Nunn

Tom Morris OAM

Jason Ellery

Marc Brew

Dr Mario D’Cruz

Nick Morris OAM

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