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Biography


Professor van Vliet is an ARC Future Fellow at the University of Newcastle. Research interests are recovery of upper limb motor control after stroke, evaluation/development of physiotherapy intervention for stroke patients, and motor skill acquisition. Current research focuses on the temporal coordination of reach-to-grasp in patients with stroke.

Qualifications

  • PhD, University of Nottingham - UK, 18/12/1998
  • Master of Science, Loughborough University - UK, 31/12/1989
  • Registered Physiotherapist, Physiotherapy Board of Australia, 01/01/2011

Research

Research keywords

  • feedback
  • motor control
  • motor learning
  • physiotherapy
  • rehabilitation
  • stroke
  • upper limb

Research expertise

Recovery of upper limb motor control after stroke

Evaluation and development of physiotherapy intervention for people with stroke

Motor skill acquisition following stroke

Languages

  • English

Fields of Research

CodeDescriptionPercentage
110317Physiotherapy65
170299Cognitive Science Not Elsewhere Classified20
110904Neurology And Neuromuscular Diseases15

Appointments

Fellowship
Australian Research Council (Australia)
01/01/2009

Collaboration

Professor van Vliet works within the PRC for Brain and Mental Health and collaborates with researchers at the Universities of Birmingham, University of Norwich, University of Western England and Glasgow Caledonian University.

Teaching

Teaching keywords

  • feedback
  • motor control
  • motor learning
  • physiotherapy
  • rehabilitation
  • stroke
  • upper limb
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Highlighted Publications

For publications that are currently unpublished or in-press, details are shown in italics.

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2010Hollands K, Van Vliet PM, Hollands M, Wing A, Wright C, 'Stroke-related differ-ences in axial body segment coordination during preplanned and reactive changes in walking direction', Experimental Brain Research, 202 591-604 (2010) [C1]
2005Van Vliet PM, Lincoln N, Foxall A, 'Comparison of Bobath-based and movement science based treatment for stroke: a randomised controlled trial.', Journal of Neurology Neurosurgery and Psychiatry, 76 503-508 (2005) [C1]
2012Coupar F, Pollock A, Legg LA, Sackley C, Van Vliet PM, 'Home-based therapy programmes for upper limb functional recovery following stroke', Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, CD006755 (2012) [C1]
2009Durham K, Van Vliet PM, Badger F, Sackley C, 'Use of informational feedback and attentional focus of feedback in treating the person with a hemiplegic arm.', Physiotherapy Research International, 14 77-90 (2009) [C1]
2007Van Vliet PM, Sheridan M, 'Coordination between reaching and grasping in patients with hemiparesis and normal subjects.', Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 88 1325-1331 (2007) [C1]

Publications

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Chapter (5 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2012Van Vliet PM, Matyas TA, Carey LM, 'Training principles to enhance learning-based rehabilitation and neuroplasticity', Stroke Rehabilitation: Insights from Neuroscience and Imaging, Oxford University Press, Oxford 116-127 (2012) [B1]
2006Van Vliet PM, Durham K, 'Feedback and practice in retraining upper limb after stroke', Neurological Physiotherapy: Bases of evidence for practice, John Wiley & Sons, Hoboken, New Jersey, United States of America 77-107 (2006) [B1]
2002Van Vliet PM, 'Early management of a stroke patient', Neurological Physiotherapy: Bases of evidence for practice, Whurr, London, UK 7-23 (2002) [B1]
1999Van Vliet PM, 'Reaching, pointing and using two hands together', Functional Human Movement: Measurement and Analysis., Butterworth Heinemann, Oxford, UK 147-158 (1999) [B1]
1995Van Vliet PM, Kerwin D, Sheridan M, Fentem P, 'A study of reaching movements in stroke patients', Physiotherapy in Stroke Management, Churchill Livingstone, London, UK 183-191 (1995) [B1]
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Journal article (43 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2014Durham KF, Sackley CM, Wright CC, Wing AM, Edwards MG, Van Vliet P, 'Attentional focus of feedback for improving performance of reach-to-grasp after stroke: A randomised crossover study', Physiotherapy (United Kingdom), 100 108-115 (2014) [C1]
2014Pomeroy VM, Ward NS, Johansen-Berg H, van Vliet P, Burridge J, Hunter SM, et al., 'FAST INdiCATE Trial protocol. Clinical efficacy of functional strength training for upper limb motor recovery early after stroke: Neural correlates and prognostic indicators', International Journal of Stroke, 9 240-245 (2014)
2014Snodgrass SJ, Heneghan NR, Tsao H, Stanwell PT, Rivett DA, Van Vliet PM, 'Recognising neuroplasticity in musculoskeletal rehabilitation: A basis for greater collaboration between musculoskeletal and neurological physiotherapists', Manual Therapy, (2014)
2013van Vliet P, Pelton TA, Hollands KL, Carey L, Wing AM, 'Neuroscience Findings on Coordination of Reaching to Grasp an Object: Implications for Research', Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair, 27 622-635 (2013) [C1]
2013Ali M, Fulton R, Quinn T, Brady M, Lees KR, Alexandrov A, et al., ' How Well Do Standard Stroke Outcome Measures Reflect Quality of Life?: A Retrospective Analysis of Clinical Trial Data', Stroke, 44 3161-3165 (2013) [C1]
2013Sturmberg C, Marquez J, Heneghan N, Snodgrass S, van Vliet P, 'Attentional focus of feedback and instructions in the treatment of musculoskeletal dysfunction: A systematic review', MANUAL THERAPY, 18 458-467 (2013) [C1]
2013Turton AJ, Cunningham P, Heron E, Wijck FV, Sackley C, Rogers C, et al., 'Home-based reach-to-grasp training for people after stroke: Study protocol for a feasibility randomized controlled trial', Trials, 14 1-10 (2013) [C3]
2013Hollands KL, Pelton T, Wimperis A, Whitham D, Jowett S, Sackley C, et al., 'Visual cue training to improve walking and turning after stroke: a study protocol for a multi-centre, single blind randomised pilot trial', TRIALS, 14 (2013) [C3]
2013Pomeroy VM, Walker AA, Kennedy N, Ward NS, Lemon RN, Rothwell J, et al., 'FAST INdiCATE Trial protocol. Clinical efficacy of functional strength training for upper limb motor recovery early after stroke: Neural correlates and prognostic indicators', International Journal of Stroke, (2013) [C3]
2013Marquez J, van Vliet P, Mcelduff P, Lagopoulos J, Parsons M, 'Transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS): Does it have merit in stroke rehabilitation? A systematic review', International Journal of Stroke, (2013)
2012Van Vliet PM, Wimperis A, Creak J, Taylor A, Vandereijk C, 'Feedback device for improvement of coordination of reach-to-grasp after stroke', Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 93 167-171 (2012) [C1]
2012Hollands K, Van Vliet PM, Pelton T, 'Interventions for improving coordination of axial segments and lower limbs during walking following stroke: Systematic review', JBI Library of Systematic Reviews, 10 1260-1362 (2012) [C1]
2012Coupar F, Pollock A, Legg LA, Sackley C, Van Vliet PM, 'Home-based therapy programmes for upper limb functional recovery following stroke', Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, CD006755 (2012) [C1]
2012Pelton T, Van Vliet PM, Hollands K, 'Interventions for improving coordination of reach to grasp following stroke: A systematic review', International Journal of Evidence-Based Healthcare, 10 89-102 (2012) [C1]
2012Hollands KL, Pelton TA, Tyson SF, Hollands MA, Van Vliet PM, 'Interventions for coordination of walking following stroke: Systematic review', Gait & Posture, 35 349-359 (2012) [C1]
2012Van Vliet PM, Carey L, Nilsson M, 'Targeting stroke treatment to the individual', International Journal of Stroke, 7 480-481 (2012) [C3]
2011Ali M, Ashburn A, Bowen A, Van Vliet PMEA, 'A Resource for Stroke Rehabilitation Trials.', International Journal of Stroke, 5 447-452 (2011) [C1]
2011Pelton T, Van Vliet PM, Hollands K, 'Interventions for improving coordination of reach to grasp following stroke: A systematic review', JBI Library of Systematic Reviews, 9 1226-1270 (2011) [C1]
2010Johannsen L, Wing AM, Pelton T, Kitaka K, Zietz D, Brittle N, et al., 'Seated bilateral leg exercise effects on hemiparetic lower extremity function in chronic stroke', Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair, 25 243-253 (2010) [C1]
2010Hollands K, Van Vliet PM, Hollands M, Wing A, Wright C, 'Stroke-related differ-ences in axial body segment coordination during preplanned and reactive changes in walking direction', Experimental Brain Research, 202 591-604 (2010) [C1]
2010Wing A, Wright C, Johannsen L, Van Vliet PM, Pelton T, Riddoch J, et al., 'R.Short-tem effects of the BLETRAC exercise in chronic hemiparetic stroke as a function of the specific bilateral coordination pattern.', Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair, 24 243-253 (2010) [C1]
2009Van Vliet PM, Sheridan M, 'Ability to adjust reach extent in the hemiplegic arm.', Physiotherapy, 95 176-184 (2009) [C1]
2009Cheeran B, Cohen L, Dobkin B, Ford G, Greenwood R, Howard D, et al., 'The Future of Restorative Neurosciences in Stroke: Driving the Translational Research Pipeline From Basic Science to Rehabilitation of People After Stroke', NEUROREHABILITATION AND NEURAL REPAIR, 23 97-107 (2009) [C1]
2009Hollands K, Hollands M, Wing A, Van Vliet PM, 'Kinematics of turning 180 degrees during the Timed Up and Go in stroke survivors with and without falls history.', Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair, 24 358-367 (2009) [C1]
2009Durham K, Van Vliet PM, Badger F, Sackley C, 'Use of informational feedback and attentional focus of feedback in treating the person with a hemiplegic arm.', Physiotherapy Research International, 14 77-90 (2009) [C1]
2007Coupar F, Legg L, Pollock A, Sackley C, Van Vliet PM, 'Home-based therapy programmes for upper limb functional recovery following stroke. (Protocol)', Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, (2007) [C1]
2007Van Vliet PM, 'Coordination of arm and hand in reach-to-grasp following stroke', Synapse, Autumn/Winter 5-8 (2007) [C1]
2007Van Vliet PM, Sheridan M, 'Coordination between reaching and grasping in patients with hemiparesis and normal subjects.', Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 88 1325-1331 (2007) [C1]
2006Van Vliet PM, Heneghan N, 'Motor control and the management of musculoskeletal dysfunction', Manual Therapy, 11 208-213 (2006) [C1]
2006Van Vliet PM, Wulf G, 'Extrinsic feedback for motor learning after stroke: what is the evidence?', Disability and Rehabilitation, 28 831-840 (2006) [C1]
2005Van Vliet PM, Lincoln N, Foxall A, 'Comparison of Bobath-based and movement science based treatment for stroke: a randomised controlled trial.', Journal of Neurology Neurosurgery and Psychiatry, 76 503-508 (2005) [C1]
2002Blackburn M, Van Vliet PM, Mockett S, 'Reliability of measurements obtained with the Modified Ashworth scale in the lower extremities of people with stroke.', Physical Therapy, 82 25-34 (2002) [C1]
2001Van Vliet PM, Turton A, 'Directions in retraining reaching.', Critical Reviews in Physical Rehabil Med, 13 313-338 (2001) [C1]
2001Van Vliet PM, Lincoln N, Robinson E, 'Comparison of the content of two physiotherapy approaches for stroke.', Clinical Rehabilitation, 15 398-414 (2001) [C1]
1996Van Vliet PM, 'Improving arm function in stroke patients by task-specific training', Synapse, Spring 6-7 (1996) [C1]
1995Van Vliet PM, Kerwin D, Sheridan M, Fentem P, 'The influence of functional goals on the kinematics of reaching following stroke.', Neurology Report, 19 11-16 (1995) [C1]
1995Van Vliet PM, 'Improving the infrastructure for research.', Physiotherapy Theory and Practice: an international journal of physical therapy, 11 65-66 (1995) [C1]
1993Van Vliet PM, 'An investigation of the task specificity of reaching: implications for retraining.', Physiotherapy Theory and Practice: an international journal of physical therapy, 9 69-76 (1993) [C1]
1992Van Vliet PM, 'A cross-disciplinary contribution to physiotherapy. Editorial', Physiotherapy Theory and Practice: an international journal of physical therapy, 8 129-129 (1992) [C1]
1991Van Vliet P, Virji-Babul N, 'Introduction: Issues in the training of postural control (Cambridge July 1991)', Physiotherapy Theory and Practice, 7 251-251 (1991)
1990Van Vliet PM, 'Context, task and eliciting movement', The Efferents, 10 21-24 (1990) [C1]
1990Van Vliet PM, Wing A, 'A new challenge - robotics in the rehabilitation of the neurologically motor impaired.', Physical Therapy, 71 39-57 (1990) [C1]
1988Van Vliet PM, 'Kinematic analysis of videotape to measure walking following stroke: a case study.', Journal of Physiotherapy, 34 48-51 (1988) [C1]
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Conference (14 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2013Miller J, Marquez J, Van Vliet P, Lagopoulos J, Parsons M, 'Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation: A randomised controlled trial to investigate the effects on upper limb function in chronic stroke', INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF STROKE (2013) [E3]
2013Marquez J, Van Vliet P, McElduff P, Lagopoulos J, Parsons M, 'Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation (tDCS): is it effective as a stroke therapy?: a systematic review', INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF STROKE (2013) [E3]
2013Dunn A, Marsden DL, Spratt NJ, Van Vliet P, Callister R, 'How has the 6 minute walk test been used in the stroke population? A Systematic Review with meta-analysis', INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF STROKE (2013) [E3]
2013Cunningham P, Turton AJ, Heron E, Longley V, van Wijck F, Sackley CM, et al., 'A pilot study for a randomised controlled trial of home based reach-to-grasp training for people after stroke', INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF STROKE (2013) [E3]
2013Sturmberg C, Marquez J, Heneghan N, Snodgrass SJ, van Vliet P, 'Attentional focus in motor learning for musculoskeletal dysfunction: A systematic review', Journal of Physiotherapy eSupplement 2013 APA Conference Abstracts, Melbourne (2013) [E3]

Co-authors: Suzanne Snodgrass

2013Callister R, Dunn A, Marsden DL, Spratt NJ, Van Vliet P, 'How has the 6 minute walk test been used in the stroke population? A Systematic Review with meta-analysis', International Journal of Stroke, Brisbane (2013) [E3]
2012Van Vliet PM, Pelton T, Wing A, 'Hand-arm coordination after stroke: A comparison of prehension deficits following cortical and subcortical lesions', International Journal of Stroke, Darling Harbour, Sydney (2012) [E3]
2011Coupar F, Legg L, Pollock A, Sackley C, Van Vliet PM, 'Home-based therapy programmes for upper limb functional recovery following stroke', International Journal of Stroke, Adelaide, SA (2011) [E3]
2011Hollands K, Van Vliet PM, Humphreys G, Hollands M, 'The eyes have it! A putative mechanism for facilitatory effects of vidual cueing on turning in stroke survivors', Abstracts of the 6th International Posture Symposium, Slovakia (2011) [E3]
2005Van Vliet PM, 'Physiotherapy for the upper limb.', Orthotic management and related therapies after stroke, Ellecom, Netherlands (2005) [E1]
2004Van Vliet PM, 'Physiotherapy management of the upper limb after stroke: Recovery and training of motor function.', Report of a consensus conference on the orthotic management of stroke patients., Ellecom, Netherlands (2004) [E1]
1991Van Vliet PM, 'Case studies on the training of grasp in stroke patients', Proceedings of the 11th Congress for the World Confederation of Physical Therapy, London (1991) [E1]
1991Van Vliet PM, 'Characteristics of normal reaching movements', Proceedings of the 11th Congress for the World Confederation of Physical Therapy, London (1991) [E1]
1990Van Vliet PM, 'The role of environmental context in the planning and control of reaching movements.', Proceedings of the 3rd International Physiotherapy Congress, Hong Kong (1990) [E1]
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Thesis / Dissertation (1 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
1998Van Vliet PM, Investigation of reaching movements following stroke, University of Nottingham (1998) [T3]
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Grants and Funding

Summary

Number of grants28
Total funding$3,942,136

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2014 (1 grants)

Establishment of a chronic neck pain research program for the investigation of neural and kinematic biomarkers as new targets for treatment$75,000
Funding Body: Ramaciotti Foundations

Project Team
Doctor Suzanne Snodgrass, Associate Professor Peter Stanwell, Professor Paulette Van Vliet, Professor Darren Rivett, Doctor Patrick McElduff
SchemeRole
Establishment GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$75,00020142015
GNo:G1300857

2013 (1 grants)

Clinical efficacy of functional strength training for upper limb motor recovery early after stroke: neural correlates and prognostic indicators$6,355
Funding Body: MRC Medical Research Council UK

Project Team
Professor Valerie Pomeroy, Professor Paulette Van Vliet
SchemeRole
Efficacy and Mechanism Evaluation programmeChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$6,35520132013
GNo:G1300618

2012 (6 grants)

Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation (tDCS): A new modality in stroke rehabilitation$17,367
Funding Body: National Stroke Foundation

Project Team
Mrs Jodie Marquez, Professor Mark Parsons, Associate Professor Jim Lagopoulos, Associate Professor Frini Karayanidis, Professor Paulette Van Vliet
SchemeRole
Research GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$17,36720122012
GNo:G1101038

Development of a prototype to measure arm coordination$10,000
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Professor Paulette Van Vliet, Doctor James Welsh, Professor Irene Hudson
SchemeRole
Linkage Pilot Research GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$10,00020122012
GNo:G1200699

Visual Cue training to improve walking and turning after stroke: a pilot study$7,378
Funding Body: Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust

Project Team
Ms Kristen Hollands, Professor Paulette Van Vliet, Professor Cath Sackley, Dr Andrew Wimperis, Dr Kathryn Wilde
SchemeRole
Research ProjectChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$7,37820122012
GNo:G1101003

Correlation between elbow and hand movements in a modified reach to grasp task after stroke$3,000
Funding Body: National Stroke Foundation

Project Team
Miss Kate Broome, Professor Paulette Van Vliet
SchemeRole
Honours GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$3,00020122012
GNo:G1200714

Stroke Society of Australasia 2012 Scientific Meeting, Sydney Convention Centre 29-31 August 2012$875
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Professor Paulette Van Vliet
SchemeRole
Travel GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$87520122012
GNo:G1200718

Stroke Society of Australasia 2012 Scientific Meeting, Sydney Convention Centre, Sydney, 29 - 31 August 2012$874
Funding Body: University of Newcastle - Faculty of Health and Medicine

Project Team
Professor Paulette Van Vliet
SchemeRole
Travel GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$87420122012
GNo:G1200891

2011 (2 grants)

Clinical efficacy of functional strength training for upper limb motor recovery early after stroke: neural correlates and prognostic indicators$1,554,935
Funding Body: Medical Research Council and National Institute for Health Research, UK

SchemeRole
Efficacy and Mechanisms ProgrammeInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$1,554,93520112014
GNo:172848538

Stroke Society Australiasia Annual Scientific Meeeting, Adelaide Convention Centre, 14 - 16 September 2011$1,050
Funding Body: University of Newcastle - Faculty of Health and Medicine

Project Team
Professor Paulette Van Vliet
SchemeRole
Travel GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$1,05020112011
GNo:G1100836

2010 (3 grants)

Mapping, recovery and remediation of arm coordination deficits after stroke$659,207
Funding Body: ARC (Australian Research Council)

Project Team
Professor Paulette Van Vliet
SchemeRole
Future FellowshipsChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$659,20720102014
GNo:G1000441

Visual cue training to improve walking and turning after stroke.$437,665
Funding Body: National Institute for Health Research

SchemeRole
Research for Patient BenefitInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$437,66520102013
GNo:150707719

Pilot study for a random-ized controlled trial of task-specific reach-to-grasp training at home.$271,061
Funding Body: Stroke Association UK

SchemeRole
Project grantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$271,06120102013
GNo:150707727

2009 (2 grants)

Comparison of arm coordination in patients with parietal and cerebellar lesions and pilot therapy study.$153,000
Funding Body: Stroke Association UK

SchemeRole
Research BursaryInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$153,00020092012
GNo:150707735

GRASP - Feedback device for stroke rehabilita-tion.$26,904
Funding Body: East Midlands Development Agency

SchemeRole
Innovation FellowshipChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$26,90420092010
GNo:150707743

2007 (1 grants)

Changes to whole body coordination during walking after stroke: quantitative analyses and pilot therapy study$210,018
Funding Body: Stroke Association UK

SchemeRole
Project grantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$210,01820072010
GNo:150707751

2006 (5 grants)

Motion analysis system$37,876
Funding Body: Remedi

SchemeRole
Project grantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$37,87620062008
GNo:152061610

Feedback device for stroke rehabilitation$36,592
Funding Body: Spinner Pathfinder Grant

SchemeRole
CommericalChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$36,59220062008
GNo:152061602

Coordination of reach-to-grasp following stroke$8,500
Funding Body: School of Health Sciences

SchemeRole
Post doctoral grantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$8,50020062006
GNo:152061626

Home based therapy programmes for upper limb recovery following stroke: a Cochrane Systematic Review.$8,483
Funding Body: Chest, Heart and Stroke Association

SchemeRole
Project grantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$8,48320062008
GNo:152061594

Adaptability of whole-body co-ordination during walking in stroke survivors and healthy adults$1,700
Funding Body: School of Health Sciences

SchemeRole
ProjectInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$1,70020062006
GNo:152061618

2005 (1 grants)

Effects of external-focus feedback on motor skill acquisition after stroke.$153,000
Funding Body: Stroke Association UK

SchemeRole
Research BursaryChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$153,00020052009
GNo:150707759

1998 (1 grants)

An observation study of physiotherapy treatment of stroke patients$16,156
Funding Body: Remedi

SchemeRole
Project grantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$16,15619981999
GNo:152061634

1997 (1 grants)

Reliability of the Modified Ashworth Scale for the lower limb in stroke patients$7,140
Funding Body: Physiotherapy Research Foundation

SchemeRole
Project grantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$7,14019971998
GNo:152061642

1995 (1 grants)

Comparison of a UK and a Movement Science approach to the treatment of stroke$166,600
Funding Body: Stroke Association UK

SchemeRole
Project grantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$166,60019951999
GNo:152061650

1994 (1 grants)

Purchase of motion analysis system$10,200
Funding Body: Physiotherapy Research Foundation

SchemeRole
Project grantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$10,20019941996
GNo:152061658

1993 (1 grants)

Development of teaching package on Biomechanics Workstation software for analysing movement$6,800
Funding Body: Coventry University

SchemeRole
Development grantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$6,80019931994
GNo:152061666

1990 (1 grants)

Exercise-induced muscle damage: causes and prevention$54,400
Funding Body: Coventry University

SchemeRole
Project grantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$54,40019901993
GNo:152061674
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Research Supervision

Number of current supervisions8
Total current UoN Masters EFTSL0.6
Total current UoN PhD EFTSL3.18

For supervisions undertaken at an institution other that the University of Newcastle, the institution name is listed below the program name.

Current Supervision

CommencedProposed
Completion
ProgramSupervisor TypeResearch Title
20142016M Philosophy (Physiotherapy)Principal SupervisorHead Moulding in Preterm Infants: Incidence, Severity and Risk Factor
20142018PhD (Physiotherapy)Principal SupervisorAerobic Exercise to Increase Efficacy of Task-Specific Training for the Upper Limb after Stroke: A Feasibility Study
20142018PhD (Physiotherapy)Principal SupervisorComPoSE - Combined Physical and SEnsOry training to improve arm function after stroke
20142018PhD (Physiotherapy)Principal SupervisorAn Investigation of Neuroplasticity Underlying the Effects of Combining Arm Task Specific Training and Aerobic Exercise After Stroke
20132018PhD (Physiotherapy)Co-SupervisorEstablishing an fMRI Biomarker for Recovery of Arm Coordination after Stroke. Towards Identification of Lesions in the Brain Post Stroke. A Mapping and Image Analytic Paradigm
20122016PhD (Physiotherapy)Principal SupervisorPrevention of Stroke Through Improving Fitness
20112017PhD (Statistics)Co-SupervisorMathematical Methods for Molecular Drug Discovery, Biomarker Identification- Towards New Paradigms of Drug Efficacy and Safety
20092011PHD Psychology
University of Birmingham
Co-SupervisorHand-arm coordination after stroke

Past Supervision

YearProgramSupervisor TypeResearch Title
2011PHD Physiotherapy
University of Nottingham
Principal Supervisor External focus feedback for motor skill acquisition after stroke
2010PHD Physiotherapy
University of Birmingham
Principal SupervisorStroke-related differences in axial body segment coordination during preplanned and reactive changes in walking direction.
2007PHD Physiotherapy
University of Nottingham
Co-SupervisorPerception and action after stroke: the effect of affordance on the reach-to-grasp movement
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Professor Paulette Van Vliet

Work Phone02 49217833
Fax0249217053
Email
PositionFuture Fellow
School of Health Sciences
Faculty of Health and Medicine
The University of Newcastle, Australia
Focus AreaPhysiotherapy
Office
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Hunter Building,
Callaghan
University Drive
Callaghan NSW 2308
Australia
URL:www.newcastle.edu.au/profile/paulette-vanvliet