John is a physiotherapist and PhD candidate studying through the University of Melbourne. He has worked clinically as a physiotherapist for the past 8 years in Ireland, Australia, the UK and New Zealand. He has strong interests in the areas of assistive technology, capacity-building skills and physical activity for young people with cerebral palsy.
His PhD topic will focus on supporting cycling opportunities for young people with disability and their wider support network. He will be affiliated to CP-Achieve as a Research Associate and hopes to champion knowledge translation, participation focused-approaches and partnerships in health, sport and disability sectors through his research.