Dr Melinda Randall - Nat School of Allied Health (Faculty of Health Sciences)
Assistant Supervisor – Only eligible to supervise with a fully accredited Principal or Co-supervisor
Melinda Randall is a paediatric occupational therapist with over 25 years clinical experience working in the field of developmental disability, in particular cerebral palsy. Melinda has been involved in research activities for over 20 years and is first author on the Melbourne Assessment: a test of unilateral upper limb function (versions 1 and 2). Melinda is currently a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the School of Allied and Public Health. She is responsible for coordinating two multicentre trials on the effects of upper limb splinting for children with cerebral pasly.
Randall, Imms, Carey, and Pallant. Rasch analysis of the Melbourne Assessment of Unilateral Upper Limb Function., in Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology, 56(7),665-672.
Randall, Harvey, Imms, Reid, Lee and Reddihough. Reliable classification of functional profiles and movement disorders of children with cerebral palsy., in Physical and Occupational Therapy in Pediatrics, 33(3), 342-352.
Harvey A, Randall M, Reid S, Lee K, Imms C, Rodda J, Eldridge B, Orsini F, Reddihough D. Children with cerebral palsy and periventricular white matter injury: does gestational age affect functional outcome? , in Research in Developmental Disabilities, 34(9):2500-2506.
Randall, M., Imms, C. & Carey, L. Further evidence of validity of the Modified Melbourne Assessment for neurologically impaired children aged 2 to 4 years. , in Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology, 54(5): 424-428
Hoare, B., Imms, C., Randall, M. & Carey, L. Linking cerebral palsy upper limb measurements to the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health. , in Journal Rehabilitation Medicine. 43: 987a??996.
Galvin, J., Randall, M., Hewish, S., Rice, J. & MacKay, M.T. Family centred outcome measurement following paediatric stroke. , in Australian Occupational Therapy Journal, 57(3), 152 a?? 158.
Randall, M., Imms, C. & Carey, L. Establishing validity of a Modified Melbourne Assessment for children aged 2 a?? 4 years. , in The American Journal of Occupational Therapy, 62(4), 373 - 383.
Crompton, J., Imms, C., McCoy, A.T., Randall, M., Eldridge, B., Scoullar, B. & Galea, M.P. Group-Based Task-Related Training for Children with Cerebral Palsy: A Pilot study. , in Physical and Occupational Therapy in Pediatrics, 27 (4): 43 - 65.
Randall, M. Development of a??The Melbourne Assessment of Unilateral Upper Limb Functiona??- a quantitative test of quality of movement in children with cerebral palsy. , in Progress in Cerebral Palsy Research. Nova Science Inc. USA
Randall, M., Carlin, J.A., Chondros, P. & Reddihough, D.S. The reliability of a??The Melbourne Assessment of Unilateral Upper Limb Functiona??- a quantitative test of quality of movement in children with neurological impairment. , in Developmental Medicine, 43: 761 - 767