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Mr Nick Flynn Name: Mr Nick Flynn
+617 3861 6123
Organisational Area
Faculty of Health Sciences
School of Allied Health (QLD)
Saint John Paul II Building(Bldg.212 - 1100 Nudgee Road, Banyo QLD 4014)-Level 2-Room2.28
Biographical Information

Dr Nicholas Flynn, is a lecturer in the Discipline of Occupational Therapy at Australian Catholic University (Brisbane Campus) in the area of adult rehabilitation. 


Flynn, N., Kuys, S., Froude, E., & Cooke, D. (2019). Introducing robotic upper limb training into routine clinical practice for stroke survivors: Perceptions of occupational therapists and physiotherapists. Australian Occupational Therapy Journal, 66(4), 530-538.

Flynn, N., Froude, E., Cooke, D., & Kuys, S. (2020). Repetitions, duration and intensity of upper limb practice following the implementation of robot assisted therapy with sub-acute stroke survivors: an observational study. Disability and Rehabilitation: Assistive Technology, 1-6.

Flynn, N., Froude, E., Cooke, D., Dennis, J., & Kuys, S. (2021). The sustainability of upper limb robotic therapy for stroke survivors in an inpatient rehabilitation setting. Disability and rehabilitation, 1-6.  


Mr Nicholas Flynn is currently completing his PhD investigating the implementation of upper limb robotics into routine clinical practice for stroke survivors. He is also running projects exploring the clinical use of non-immersive virtual technology and interactive touchscreen platforms in the rehabilitation setting as well as constraint induced movement therapy and sleep characteristics of community-dwelling stroke survivors.


Dr Nicholas Flynn has worked as lecturer in the Discipline of Occupational Therapy for the past 9 years as well as continuing to work clinically in the rehabilitation unit at the Mater Private Hospital (Brisbane). He has over 20 years of clinical experience specialising in adult physical rehabilitation.

Professional Memberships

Registered Occupational Therapist (AHPRA)

Member of Occupational Therapy Australia



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