Developing and evaluating rehabilitation interventions for people with neurological disability, particularly those with acquired brain injury.
Warwick Neurorehabilitation is led by Prof Diane Playford. The group is set up in partnership with the Central England Rehabilitation Unit at South Warwickshire Foundation Trust. The aim is to develop and evaluate rehabilitation interventions for people with neurological disability, particularly those with acquired brain injury.
Diane’s interests include rehabilitation processes and outcomes including goal setting, and vocational rehabilitation. She is also Research Director at the Institute of Neuropalliative Rehabilitation, Royal Hospital for Neurodisability where she has established a Brain Injury Research Group undertaking research into people with profound disability.
Brain injury research
Diane Playford, Professor of Neurological Rehabilitation, tells us about her research which aims to help patients with severe brain injury who are in a vegetative state. Click on picture above to view.