Dr Diana Perriman

Research Coordinator,
Trauma & Orthopaedic Research Unit,
Canberra Hospital
. . .
Senior Lecturer
ANU Medical School
Trauma and Orthopaedic Research Unit, Level 1, Building 6, Canberra Hospital, Garran ACT 2605
 02 6244 3701



BSc.Physiotherapy, MSc., PhD


Dr Diana Perriman is an Australian Physiotherapist. She received her undergraduate degree from the University of Sydney, her MSc. from the University of East London, and her PhD from the Australian National University. She has worked extensively as a clinician in hospitals in Sydney, Canberra and London, UK. She managed the Edinburgh community team for 8 years prior to returning to Australia in 2003. After completing her PhD in 2011, Diana became the clinical research coordinator for the Trauma and Orthopaedic Research Unit which is part of the ANU Medical School and the Canberra Hospital. Her research interests broadly include trauma and arthroplasty outcomes, whiplash and joint kinematics.


Research interests

Orthopaedic trauma and arthroplasty, whiplash, hip and knee joint kinematics, hamstring injury.


Clinical research and osteoarthritis



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