Hill, Keith

Hill, Keith
Country
Australia
Bio
Professor Keith Hill is a Physiotherapist and senior researcher, and has been Head of the School of Physiotherapy and Exercise Science at Curtin University (since Jan 2012). He has 38 years clinical experience in rehabilitation and aged care, and an extensive track record in implementing and completing a range of falls prevention, rehabilitation and physical activity research programs for older people in the community, hospital and residential aged care settings. Professor Hill has 245 peer reviewed publications, and has received over $AUD17million of research funding as a Chief Investigator. He has supervised 16 PhD students; 2 Professional Doctorate students; 5 Masters students; and 7 Honours students to successful completion. He was Chair of the International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics (IAGG) Asia Oceania Council for the past four years (2013-2017), and has a strong interest in supporting collaborative research within the Asia Oceania Region.