Chartered Physiotherapist and Lecturer in the School of Sports, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Birmingham
Melrose Stewart is a Chartered Physiotherapist, ex Vice President of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP), TEDx speaker, Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, and lecturer in the School of Sports, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences at the University of Birmingham. She held an expert role in the successful, twice BAFTA nominated and Grierson Awarded Channel 4 television programme, Old Peoples Home for 4 year Olds. Melrose was invited to deliver the Founders Lecture for Physiotherapy UK 2019, the flagship scientific conference for UK physiotherapists with a sold out attendance of 1300 people. Melrose is the recipient of a Distinguished Service Award from the CSP for her services in the area of equality and diversity. She has delivered talks nationally and internationally on intergenerational activities. She has a personal and professional interest in public health and health promotion and tries to stay fit by regularly participating in aerobics and park runs.