Mary MacKillop Institute for Health Research

Centre for Musculoskeletal Research


Professor Julie Hides leads a dynamic team of up-and-coming researchers, working in close collaboration with ACU’s Clinical School and Brisbane’s Mater Hospital and focusing on several key areas including low back pain, osteoarthritis, orthopaedics, injury prevention and management and women’s health.

Research Assistants

PhD Candidates

  • Felix Leung

    PhD Candidate
  • Margot Sexton

    PhD Candidate
  • Nigel Smith

    PhD Candidate