Diana Hiscock, M.Sc., MCSP, Dip.Ed., has dedicated her career to practice in developing countries and disaster and emergency situations. For over 30years she has worked with non-governmental organizations (NGO’s) as a disability advisor and project manager in marginalized communities and area affected by natural disaster and war.
“My Professional career in physiotherapy and teaching gave me a core of academic and technical skills which led me from working in the UK to many diverse locations in the developing world”.
A strong advocate of community based rehabilitation; she has built relationships with NGOs and government departments to ensure that the outcomes of her work last beyond her departure. She has been engaged as a consultant in a range of CBR projects and developed training materials for NGOs on disability-related topics. She was the recipient of the Humanitarian Service Award at the WCPT congress held at Singapore in may-2015.
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