Elkins, Mark

Elkins, Mark
Country
Australia
Bio
Mark Elkins, BPhty, BA, MHSc, PhD is the Scientific Editor of the Journal of Physiotherapy and a co-director of the Physiotherapy Evidence Database (www.PEDro.org.au), which indexes high quality research in physiotherapy. He is a Research Education Consultant at the Centre for Education & Workforce Development in the Sydney Local Health District, where he teaches research methods to clinicians and mentors workplace-based research in the public hospital system. His personal research interests include: physical and pharmacological therapies in respiratory disease; co-ordinating these therapies to maximise the overall effect; improving the quality of physiotherapy trials and reviews; and improving the understanding and application of published research by clinicians. He is also a Clinical Associate Professor in the Sydney Medical School.