• Heidi Janssen

    NSW EMC Research Fellow/Hunter New England Health

  • Dr Heidi Janssen is a NSW Health Early-Mid Career Research Fellow who led the trial Altering the Rehabilitation to Improve Stroke Survivor Activity (AREISSA) which was a safety and feasibility trial which was informed by her PhD project which was the first attempt to translate the use of environmental enrichment into the clinical setting. She is currently leading the NSW Health and University of Newcastle sponsored clinical trial, Service change and Supporting Lifestyle and Activity Modification after TIA (SLAM-TIA). Dr Janssen is employed by Hunter New England Health and works two days with the Community and Aged Care Services, Community Stroke Team running a secondary stroke prevention program and three days a week conducting clinical research.