Trevor Russell is a Professor in Physiotherapy at the University of Queensland where he is the program coordinator of the Masters of Physiotherapy Studies program. He has a PhD in the field of telerehabilitation and is the co-director of the Centre for Research in Telerehabilitation at UQ. He is recognized internationally for his research on the validation of rehabilitation assessments and treatment interventions performed at a distance via mobile technologies and telecommunication tools. His work includes some of the earliest in the field of telerehabilitation.