Vestibular assessment and management including rehabilitation
Clinical teaching of vestibular assessment and management
Anatomy, physiology and pathology
Basis of Hearing and Balance; Vestibular Management
Currently completing Ph.D. dissertation in the use of active videogames to improve balance and reduce fall risk and occurrence in older adults. Other research interests include practitioner-patient communication, empathy and resilience in audiologists, and vestibular practice.
Awards & Honours
SABAX Interpersonal Skills Award. UCT/Carnegie Award (2010). World University Network Research Mobility Award (2013). UCT Research Travel Grant (2013). Harry Crossley Fellowship (2017). NRF (2018).
South African Association of Audiologists
South African Medico-Legal Association
World Wide Hearing
Australian and New Zealand Falls Prevention Society.
Faculty of Health Sciences
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