If you made any changes in Pure these will be visible here soon.

Personal profile

Biography

Christina is a National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Early Career Fellow and Deputy Head of the Pre-hospital, Emergency and Trauma (PET) Group of the Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine. Her research focuses on the outcomes of traumatic injury, and in particular on physical activity, sedentary behaviour and the risk of developing chronic disease following injury.

Christina has a clinical background in physiotherapy and has worked in teaching and research at universities in Australia, the UK and Canada. She is currently a registered physiotherapist, an Adjunct Lecturer in the Department of Physiotherapy, Monash University, an Honorary Research Fellow at Baker Heart and Diabetes Institute and an Honorary Research Fellow of the Emergency and Trauma Centre, Alfred Health.

Monash teaching commitment

Adjunct Lecturer, Physiotherapy

External positions

Honorary Research Fellow, Baker Heart and Diabetes Institute

2017 → …

Honorary Research Fellow, The Alfred

2016 → …

Associate PhD Supervisor, Mr Christopher Swain, Australian Catholic University

2015 → …

Network Recent external collaboration on country level. Dive into details by clicking on the dots.

Projects 2013 2019

Research Output 2009 2018

Comparing ICD-10 external cause codes for pedal cyclists with self-reported crash details

Beck, B., Ekegren, C. L., Cameron, P., Stevenson, M., Judson, R., Bucknill, A., Edwards, E. & Gabbe, B. 22 Mar 2018 In : Injury Prevention. 24, 2, p. 157-160 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Physical Activity and Sedentary Behavior Subsequent to Serious Orthopedic Injury: A Systematic Review

Ekegren, C. L., Beck, B., Climie, R. E. D., Owen, N., Dunstan, D. W. & Gabbe, B. J. 2018 In : Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 99, 1, p. 164-177 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Ten-Year Incidence of Sport and Recreation Injuries Resulting in Major Trauma or Death in Victoria, Australia, 2005-2015

Ekegren, C. L., Beck, B., Simpson, P. M. & Gabbe, B. J. 2 Mar 2018 In : Orthopaedic Journal of Sports Medicine. 6, 3, 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File

The prevalence and impact of low back pain in pre-professional and professional dancers: A prospective study

Swain, C. T. V., Bradshaw, E. J., Whyte, D. G. & Ekegren, C. L. 1 Mar 2018 In : Physical Therapy in Sport. 30, p. 8-13 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Do non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs impair fracture healing? A survey of Australian orthopaedic surgeons

Ekegren, C. L., Hart, M. J., Cameron, P. A., Edwards, E. R., Oppy, A., de Steiger, R., Page, R., Liew, S., Hau, R., Bucknill, A. & Gabbe, B. J. Oct 2017 In : Journal of Pharmacy Practice and Research. 47, 5, p. 393-395 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Prizes

Best Conference Poster

Christina Louise Ekegren (Recipient), 2012

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Best Medical Oral Presentation Award

Christina Louise Ekegren (Recipient), 22 Apr 2017

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Best New Investigator Injury Prevention

Christina Louise Ekegren (Recipient), 2014

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Best New Investigator Injury Prevention

Christina Louise Ekegren (Recipient), 2016

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Best Oral Presentation Award

Christina Louise Ekegren (Recipient), 2016

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Activities 2015 2018

  • 2 Contribution to conference
  • 1 Committees and working groups
  • 1 Grant review responsibilities
  • 1 Editorial responsibility

BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation (Journal)

Ekegren, C. L. (Associate editor)
2018

Activity: Editorial responsibility

Conference of the Australian-Physiotherapy-Association 2017

Ekegren, C. L. (Session chair)
20 Oct 2017

Activity: Contribution to conference

12th Australasian Injury Prevention & Safety Promotion Conference

Ekegren, C. L. (Session chair)
2015

Activity: Contribution to conference