Kristy Rose is a Physiotherapist who has been working in a both a clinical and research capacity in Neurogenetics at The Children’s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney for the past 20 years. In 2010 she was awarded a PhD for her thesis investigating outcome measures and interventions for the foot and ankle in paediatric neuromuscular disorders. Today she continues to pursue her research interest in outcome measures for infants and toddlers with neuromuscular disease as a postdoctoral researcher in the Paediatric Gait Analysis Service of New South Wales at the Children’s Hospital at Westmead and School of Physiotherapy, University of Sydney.
Kristy is a senior consultant Physiotherapist for ATOM International, Ltd where she is the lead clinical evaluator master trainer for the Asia-Pacific region. She provides training and implements quality assurance frameworks across various measures of strength and motor function for industry sponsored clinical trials in neuromuscular disease and connective tissue disorders. Most recently Kristy has enjoyed working across a number of studies in spinal muscular atrophy for Biogen, Roche and Novartis.