Researcher biography

Dr Venerina Johnston is a researcher and Associate Professor in Physiotherapy at The University of Queensland. She has qualifications in physiotherapy, occupational health and safety and work disability prevention. Her research interests are in the prevention of work-related musculoskeletal problems and the prevention of work disability following a musculoskeletal injury. Venerina has a rich background in occupational rehabilitation and injury management from the perspective of the insurer, provider and employer.