Lisa Dillon


PhD Student Research Assistant

Bachelor of Psychology (BPsych) Graduate Certificate in Human Resource Management (GCHRM) Master of Special Education (Sensory Disability) MSpecEd

Lisa Dillon joined the George Institute in May 2016 as a PhD Candidate with the Injury Division. Lisa is also an Orientation and Mobility Specialist, teaching individuals of all ages with vision impairment to travel safely, confidently and independently in their environment. Previously, Lisa has worked with adults who have sustained injury due to workplace incidents return to work and remain independent. 

Building on her experience, Lisa is undertaking research into the effectiveness of an individualised exercise program to increase physical function and reduce falls in older adults with vision impairment. Lisa also assists in research investigating low vision and driver licensing systems.