Specialist Neuromuscular Physiotherapist
Sarah has worked at the Royal Hospital for Children Glasgow for ten years, and as part of the Neuromuscular Physiotherapy Team for seven of these years. This post involves working alongside the neuromuscular multi-disciplinary team, assessing and treating patients at the out-patient clinics and as in-patients on the wards. Supporting patients and their families in their homes and schools is also a key part of the post. Research trials for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy has become an increasing aspect of the role and she has seen the FOR-DMD trial through from beginning to completion. She is currently a Clinical Evaluator for the VISION-DMD and TAMDMD trials, and is preparing for the Sarepta-ESSENSE trial to begin later in 2020.