On 17 September 2015, during National Stroke Week, the Sunshine Coast Hospital released this media statement detailing that Dr. Rohan Grimley, my stroke physician, was named the 2015 Stroke Care Champion. I was pleased to be invited to meet with Dr. Grimley and be involved in their media release statement during stroke week.
The Stroke Foundation nominated me as a finalist in the Stroke Foundation 2016 Stroke Awards. I wasn’t a winner but great to have some recognition in the Caloundra Weekly.
Published: October 20, 2015
Finalists were chosen from more than 60 nominations received across four diverse categories – improving life after stroke, creativity, fundraising and stroke care. The Awards aim to shine the spotlight on the health professionals, stroke survivors, carers and volunteers making a difference to the state of stroke in Australia.
Caloundra Weekly 22nd October 2015
Reporter Luke Simmonds highlights ppost-strokedepression and how common it can be after stroke.
Caloundra Weekly 24th November 2015
This week’s edition captures an article written by Mary Barber which highlights the businesses supporting the raffle and Melinda Bingley from MABPT who helped me through my recovery