Jennifer KLABER MOFFETT, MSc, PhD, MCSP

DEGREES AND QUALIFICATIONS

MSc: Applied Psychology at the University of Aston in Birmingham, 1983.

PhD: "The role of psychological variables in the physical management of musculoskeletal disorders." Faculty of Science, United Medical & Dental Schools of St Thomas's & Guys Hospitals, University of London, 1994.

MCSP: Member of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy, 1965.

MEMBERSHIP OF PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

The Pain Society

The Physiotherapy Pain Association

The Physiotherapy Research Society

The Society for Back Pain Research

The Society for Research and Rehabilitation

SUMMARY OF PREVIOUS POSTS

1992-97 Research Fellow, Centre for Health Economics, University of York.

1989-92 Founding Director, Physiotherapy Research Unit, Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre, Oxford.

1983-89 Deputy Superintendent Physiotherapist, Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre, Oxford.

1965-88 Physiotherapy posts in Oxford, Luton, UK; Switzerland; Austria.

GRANTS HELD

1986-89 Oxfordshire Regional Health Authority Locally Organised Research Scheme 60,000 (Trial of cervical traction, Longitudinal study of back pain in student nurses).

1989-92 Arthritis and Rheumatism Campaign 50,000 (Trial of pulsed short wave for OA hips and knees).

1992-93 Department of Health 10,000 and National Back Pain Association 10,000. (Costs of Back Pain to Society).

1993-1996 Arthritis and Rheumatism Campaign 150,000 (Trial of an exercise programme for back pain patients).

1994-1996 Northern & Yorkshire NHS Executive 50,000 (Extension of above)

1996-1998 Kings Fund PACE programme with South Derbyshire & York Health Economics Consortium, University of York 8,000 (Evaluation of a back pain service).

1997-2001 Medical Research Council 2 million (Primary care trial to evaluate physical treatments for back pain in collaboration with York and London).

1998-2001 Northern & Yorkshire 150, 000 (Brief physiotherapy intervention for neck pain patients).