Dr Lilian Braighi CarvalhoPHD Candidate & Rehabilitation Medicine Physician, Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health, University of Melbourne, VIC, Australia

    Dr Lilian Carvalho is a fully qualified doctor trained in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation who is undertaking a doctoral degree in Neuroscience in the field of stroke. Lilian completed her medical training at the University of Sao Paulo/Brazil and worked as a Rehabilitation Medicine consultant and clinical researcher in neurorehabilitation, stroke and spasticity management. She moved to Melbourne to pursue a PhD within the Florey Stroke Theme (Austin Campus), University of Melbourne. Her PhD topic aims to better understand how upright head posture and mobilisation affect cerebral haemodynamics after ischaemic stroke.

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