Professor Cathie Sherrington

Professor & Senior Principal Research Fellow
The George Institute for Global Health

C37 - The George Institute for International Health
The University of Sydney
NSW 2006 Australia

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Biographical details

Cathie Sherrington is a Senior Research Fellow at the George Institute for International Health and the University of Sydney. She is also an Honorary Senior Research Associate at the Prince of Wales Medical Research Institute and Conjoint Senior Lecturer, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales.

Research interests

Mobility and falls in older peope, exercise interventions, evidence-based practice

Current national competitive grants*


Widespread implementation of interventions to prevent falls in older people
Sherrington C, Clemson L, Lord S
NHMRC Partnership Project ($1,490,038 over 5 years)


NHMRC Senior Research Fellowship
Sherrington C
NHMRC Research Fellowship ($508,000 over 5 years)

* Grants administered through the University of Sydney

International links

Canada. (Centre for Hip Health and Mobility, University of British Columbia) Joint research projects.