Researcher biography

Brooke is a Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist with a special interest in assessment and treatment of tendinopathy. Her research is aimed at improving our understanding of why some people develop chronic musculoskeletal pain, how we can best identify these people and developing optimal treatments for these individuals. Her current research is using shear wave elastography to examine the mechanical properties of tendon, and quantitative sensory testing to explore central pain processing in people with tendon injury or disease.