Dr Liam Johnson - Nat Sch Exercise Science (Faculty of Health Sciences)

Fully accredited supervisor - Can supervise as principal supervisor


Dr Johnson???s research is focused on establishing a safe and efficacious exercise-training model that will promote recovery, improve cardiovascular health and quality of life after stroke. His research in assessing how exercise capacity changes over time after stroke will inform the development of exercise training guidelines to accelerate recovery, enhance motor function and reduce the disability experienced post-stroke. Dr Johnson has expertise in exercise testing and prescription in clinical populations and balance testing, and is currently a postdoctoral research fellow at Epworth HealthCare.


Phone :+61399533037 (Melbourne)
Email :liam.johnson@acu.edu.au
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Research Interests

Stroke ; Neurological and Neuromuscular Disorders ; Exercise ; Physical Activity ; Neurorehabilitation ;

Methods Expertise

Clinical trials ; longitudinal research ; Systematic Reviews ; Randomised Control Trials ;

Research Projects

Current Projects

  • The psychological effects of intensive upper-limb rehabilitation post-stroke. (Undergraduate) (Co-Supervisor)

Selected Publications