Healthcare rationing disproportionately affects people with disabilities and COVID-19 has put a well overdue spotlight on the issue.
Dr Dinesh Palipana has been recognised with a global award for his work in advocating for people with disabilities.
Griffith has secured a $2m grant from the Motor Accident Insurance Commission for the BioSpine program.
This year's recipients represent a diversity of disciplines from across the University's schools.
A passion for helping people with disability is close to Chithrani Palipana’s heart.
Griffith University researchers Dr Dinesh Palipana and Dr Claudio Pizzolato were beaming as they explained their breakthrough techniques for patients with spinal cord trauma. The enthusiasm for their work was subtly captured in the latest instalment of Griffith’s high-profile Remarkable Campaign. Before they became colleagues and friends, they were next-door neighbours on the Gold Coast. […]
Griffith medical graduate and Gold Coast University Hospital junior doctor Dinesh Palipana thinks about walking a lot, since a car accident left him a quadriplegic part-way through his medicine degree.