Senior Research FellowMPhil(Massey) PhD(Otago)
Jennifer is a registered physiotherapist who has worked in the field of spinal cord injury rehabilitation for over 25 years.
She continues to combine a clinical role with her current academic position. The combination of these two positions ensures that clinical relevance is maintained in her research.
- Spinal cord injury
- Upper limb reconstructive surgery for people with tetraplegia
- Management of chronic orthopaedic conditions and total joint arthroplasty
- Rehabilitation outcomes and measurement
Sinnott Jerram, A., Dunn, J., Smaill, R., & Middleton, J. (2023). The lived experience lens on the life impacts of upper extremity surgery. Proceedings of the Tetrahand World Congress. 2761. Retrieved from https://web.cvent.com/event/63f2706a-b37c-4b75-a1a6-36e092e2f03c
Sinnott Jerram, A., Dunn, J., Smaill, R., & Middleton, J. (2023). Differences in Canadian Occupational Performance Measure goals and outcomes depending on spinal cord injury severity. Proceedings of the Tetrahand World Congress. 2760. Retrieved from https://web.cvent.com/event/63f2706a-b37c-4b75-a1a6-36e092e2f03c
Dunn, J. A., Boyce, C. D., Nunnerley, J. L., Martin, R. A., & Snell, D. L. (2023). Describing pathways for return to work following spinal cord injury. Journal of Vocational Rehabilitation. Advance online publication. doi: 10.3233/JVR-230050
Timothy, E., Bourke, J., Dunn, J., Martin, R., & Nunnerley, J. (2023). United and flexible: A collaborative approach to early vocational rehabilitation on a spinal unit. A realist study. Spinal Cord Series & Cases, 9, 33. doi: 10.1038/s41394-023-00587-1
Dunn, J. A., Wangdell, J., & Bryden, A. (2023). Grasp and Release Test for tetraplegic hand assessment: An update of the Grasp and Release Test. Spinal Cord. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1038/s41393-023-00907-0