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EbonIe rio

postdoctoral fellow and sports physiotherapist at la trobe university

Ebonie is a postdoctoral research fellow at La Trobe University and holds an NHMRC fellowship. She completed her PhD in tendon pain, has a Masters degree in Sports Physiotherapy, a Bachelor of Physiotherapy with honours, and a Bachelor of Applied Science. She is a titled Sports Physiotherapist and consults privately as well as at The Victorian Institute of Sport. Her research has been awarded Victorian Fresh Scientist of the year 2015, ASICS SMA Best New Investigator 2004, 2013 & 2014 in Clinical Sports Medicine, best clinical science Pain Adelaide 2013, BJSM young investigator Best Clinical Paper 2014 and the Professor Mollie Holman medal for the best thesis of the faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences Monash University 2015, and the ECR best paper 2015.