Bernadette Brady—Better health for all


Bernadette Brady—Better health for all


Clare Pickering chats with Dr Bernadette Brady APAM, MACP about her 2016 PRF Seeding Grant and the power of culturally responsible physiotherapy practices ensuring good health outcomes for all Australians.

PRF Grant



Dr Bernadette Brady is a titled musculoskeletal and pain physiotherapist who holds a clinical specialist physiotherapy position at Liverpool Hospital in SWSLHD and a clinical research fellowship. Through her clinical, academic and fellowship roles Bernadette continues to extend her PhD research investigating culturally responsive approaches to pain management towards implementing consumer partnership models of care for culturally diverse consumers with chronic conditions.  

Check out the full research paper here


This podcast is a Physiotherapy Research Foundation (PRF) initiative supported by Pain Away – Platinum and Content Sponsor of the PRF.


Creators: Jenine Fleming and Clare Pickering
Producer: Clare Pickering
Audio producer: Ali Aitken
Theme music:  Quirky Funk Retro Full by Avalon Audio (waret beats album)
APA marketing team:  Nichola Stamatakos, Barbara Karametos and Craig Ford
APA graphic designer: Mick Hibbert
APA communications: Noel McMahon

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