Professor Deborah Theodoros is the Head of Speech Pathology in the School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences at The University of Queensland. She is a founder and Co-director of the Centre for Research in Telerehabilitation within the School. Her research focuses on the assessment and treatment of acquired motor speech disorders and on the development and implementation of telerehabilitation applications in speech pathology. She has been awarded over $10 million in research funding including six NHMRC project grants in the field of telehealth. She is the Past National President of Speech Pathology Australia.