Evidence-based physiotherapy for children with cerebral palsy

Diane Damiano
Diane Damiano, USA

The chief of Clinical Center of functional and applied biomechanics section. A physical therapist by training, Dr. Damiano holds a PhD in research methods/biomechanics from the University of Virginia, a Master of Science in physical therapy from Duke University, and an undergraduate degree in biological sciences from Catholic University. Her area of expertise is in the investigation of both existing and novel rehabilitation approaches in children with cerebral palsy. Her most recent interest is the role of physical activity in enhancing motor coordination and promoting neural recovery in those with brain injuries.

Elsass Foundation Prize lecture  

Lecture recorded at the 30th EACD conference in Tbilisi, Georgia, May 28-31, 2018.