Dr Jennifer Paratz

Honorary Senior Fellow

UQ Centre for Clinical Research
Faculty of Medicine

Overview

Research Fellow in Anaesthesiology & Critical Care and the Burns, Trauma and Critical Care Research Centre

Dr Jennifer Paratz has qualifications in clinical physiotherapy, medical education and research. She has completed a fellowship to specialize in cardiopulmonary physiotherapy. She was previously director of a cardiopulmonary research centre at Alfred Hospital/La Trobe University, Melbourne and has a large amount of experience in clinical work, research and teaching at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. She is currently reviewer for a number of peer reviewed journals and granting bodies and examiner for doctoral awards. Research interests include all aspects of physiotherapy in intensive care, burns management and exercise testing in disease states.

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland
  • Graduate Certificate in Health Studies, The University of Queensland
  • Master of Physiotherapy, The University of Queensland
  • Diploma of Physiotherapy, Cumberland College of Health Sciences

Publications

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Publications

Book Chapter

  • Al Balushi, Ruqaiya M., Paratz, Jennifer D., Cohen, Jeremy and Banks, Merrilyn (2015). Glutamine supplementation in multiple trauma of critical care. Diet and nutrition in critical care. (pp. 203-218) edited by Rajkumar Rajendram, Victor R. Preedy and Vinood B. Patel. New York, NY, United States: Springer New York. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4614-7836-2_141

  • Al Balushi, Ruqaiya M., Paratz, Jennifer D., Cohen, Jeremy and Banks, Merrilyn (2015). Glutamine supplementation in multiple trauma patients. Glutamine in Clinical Nutrition. (pp. 181-194) edited by Rajkumar Rajendram, Victor R. Preedy and Vinood B. Patel. New York, United States: Springer. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4939-1932-1_14

  • A. Jones, G. Ntoumenopoulos and J. Paratz (2008). Intensive care for the critically ill adult. Physiotherapy for Respiratory and Cardiac Problems Adults and Paediatrics. (pp. 270-312) edited by Jennifer A. Pryor and Ammani S. Prasad. Edinburgh, United Kingdom: Churchill Livingstone.

Journal Article

Conference Publication

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

Completed Supervision