2012 Menzies Memorial Scholar in the Allied Health Sciences
Verity holds a Bachelor of Applied Science from the University of Sydney and a Graduate Certificate in Sports Physiotherapy from La Trobe University.
Her current position is senior physiotherapist in the Connective Tissue Dysplasia Clinic at The Children’s Hospital at Westmead. Verity began the physiotherapy service to The Children’s Hospital Institute of Sports Medicine.
The two-year Menzies scholarship will help Verity complete her PhD at The University of Sydney into the management and treatment of the connective tissue disease known as hypermobility or loose joints.