Sandra O'Rourke is a part-time Research Assistant at the George Institute and the University of Sydney (Discipline of Physiotherapy). She is also affiliated with the Prince of Wales Medical Research Institute Falls group.
Sandra's research focuses on the prevention of falls in a number of RCT's which include studies involving Stroke and Parkinson's disease participants. She is currently working on a study looking at minimising disability and falls post hospital stay. She has completed a Bachelor of Medical Science (Hons) and is a certified Physiotherapy Aide.