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Clinical Biomechanics and Rehabilitation Staff


Professor Nicola Adams thumbnailProfessor Nicola Adams
Professor of Rehabilitation 
BSc (Hons) MCSP PhD CPsychol 
I joined the University of Northumbria in January 2010 having previously worked at the University of Nottingham. Prior to this I worked as Reader in Health and Social Care and Head of the Centre of Research... more>>

Dr Katherine BakerDr Katherine Baker
Principal Lecturer and Director of Programmes
PhD, BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy
I am a physiotherapist with clinical experience in neurological rehabilitation. I joined Northumbria in 2003 to work as part of a European team on a multicentre RCT in Parkinson’s. I extended my interest... more>>

Dr Nick CaplanDr Nick Caplan
Reader in Clinical Biomechanics and Orthopaedics and Director of Postgraduate Research
PhD in Biomechanics (University of Birmingham), PgCert in Academic and Professional Learning (Northumbria University), BSc (Hons) in Sport and Exercise Sciences (University of Birmingham)
Nick graduated from the University of Birmingham in 2005 with a PhD in Biomechanics. He subsequently joined Northumbria University where he is now a Reader in Clinical Biomechanics and Orthopaedics.  Nick... more>>

Dr Dorothée DebuseDr Dorothée Debuse
Senior Lecturer
BSc (Hons), PhD, PCAP
Following a successful career in neuro-musculoskeletal physiotherapy (both in the NHS and in private practice) which led me to develop a particular interest in helping people with chronic pain, incl. low... more>>

Dr Diana (Anna) JonesDr Diana (Anna) Jones
PhD, BA, GradDipPhys, MCSP


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