2018 School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences Postgraduate Research Conference

The School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences (SHRS) at the University of Queensland (UQ) is hosting our annual Postgraduate Research Conference.  This event aims to showcase recent research undertake by postgraduate students in a four allied health disciplines: Audiology, Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, and Speech Pathology. 

This year, the conference aims to “Collaborate, Innovate, Translate, and Engage” with representatives from both clinical and academic sectors.  As such our program and presenters have been develop with such goals in mind.  Our program has been developed under an interdisciplinary model under the SHRS key research themes:

  • Movement in Health (Musculoskeletal)
  • Neurorehabilitation and Ageing
  • Communication
  • Healthy start to life (Paediatrics)
  • Telerehabilitation
  • Professional Education

It is with this collaborative spirit in mind that presenters will be showcasing their research through oral presentations, hands-on workshops, and an infographic competition over lunch and morning tea.

Come and join us for this wonderful opportunity to meet the various research groups at SHRS over lunch and morning tea and showcase our research in both oral-presentation and hands-on workshop.

We look forward to seeing you on 21 November 2018.


Registrations for the 2018 PGRC are currently open.  Abstract submission closes 5 October 2018. Please use one of the two links to register.

General Registration   Abstract submission & General Registration 

The 2018 PGRC will be hosting an Infographic Competition.  Please use the following link to submit your application.

Infographic submission 


Get in touch

Please email shrspgrc@gmail.com

Program and Dates

Date: Wednesday 21 November

Time: 8.30am - 4.30pm 

Venue: Sir Llew Edwards Building (Building 14), Room 212.

Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea will be provided.