Professor Sue Berney has been the Manger of Physiotherapy at Austin Health since 2014. She leads in excess of 170 staff across three sites.
In 2015, the Department was recognised with the Premiers award for excellence in supporting health care redesign of the acute hospital workforce. Sue has worked in in the acute care setting in tertiary healthcare for over 30 years both in Australia and internationally. Sue has both extensive clinical and research experience and been an invited speaker at conferences about the role of physiotherapy in intensive care both nationally and internationally.
She has been awarded two Research Fellowships and three nationally competitive grants as a chief investigator.