Aquired brain injury research

Fiona Allanson of Wembley (UWA PhD Student).  Fiona is undertaking research into acquired brain injury at the Brightwater facility in East Vic Park.
Fiona Allanson of Wembley (UWA PhD Student). Fiona is undertaking research into acquired brain injury at the Brightwater facility in East Vic Park.

IT TOOK PhD student Fiona Allanson time to appreciate the old adage, 'Mother knows best'.

Her mother’s job in the field of workers compensation convinced her that her daughter was born to study the complex area of acquired brain injury.

‘As you do when you’re 16, I just ignored her,’ Ms Allanson said.

‘When I finished school I did communications’f the Rotary Club of Southern Districts, is a very precious interaction of the whole Western Australian community, helping individuals and their families find hope,’ Dr Flett said.