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Dr Claire Willis Lect, Human Growth and Development (TF), Sports & Exercise Science

Dr Claire Willis is a lecturer and accredited exercise physiologist in the School of Allied Health, Human Services and Sport. After completing her PhD, she joined La Trobe University as a research fellow. Claire's research is focused on developing and evaluating exercise and physical activity interventions for children and young people with chronic and complex conditions.

Claire previously directed the Exercise and Health Promotion Service in the Department of Paediatric Rehabilitation at Perth Children’s Hospital, and has worked extensively in paediatric programs around the world. She has been involved in the development of health assessment tools for children with disabilities in low- and middle-income countries, consulting for UNICEF to guide research in these settings.

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