Dr Diana Perriman

BSc.Physiotherapy, MSc., PhD
Associate Director Higher Degree Research Students, Medical School
Research Coordinator, Trauma & Orthopaedic Research Unit, Canberra Hospital
Senior Lecturer, ANU Medical School

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