Dr Joanne George

ATH - Lecturer

Child Health Research Centre
Faculty of Medicine


Research Interests

  • Early Detection of Cerebral Palsy
  • Follow up of infants at risk of adverse neurodevelopmental outcomes following early brain injury


  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland
  • Bachelor of Science in Physiotherapy, Cape Town


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  • Doctor Philosophy

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Book Chapter

  • Saha, Susmita, Pagnozzi, Alex, George, Joanne, Colditz, Paul B., Boyd, Roslyn, Rose, Stephen, Fripp, Jurgen and Pannek, Kerstin (2018). Investigating brain age deviation in preterm infants: a deep learning approach. Data driven treatment response assessment and preterm, perinatal, and paediatric image analysis. (pp. 87-96) Cham, Switzerland: Springer International Publishing. doi: 10.1007/978-3-030-00807-9_9

Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Shen, Kaikai, Fripp, Jurgen, Pannek, Kerstin, George, Joanne, Colditz, Paul, Boyd, Roslyn and Rose, Stephen (2017). A spatio-temporal atlas of neonatal diffusion MRI based on kernel ridge regression. 14th IEEE International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging, ISBI 2017, Melbourne, VIC, Australia, 18 - 21 April 2017. Piscataway, NJ, United States: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. doi: 10.1109/ISBI.2017.7950484

Other Outputs

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor