John Olver, AM, MB, BS, M.D. (Melb), FAFRM (RACP), Consultant Physician in Rehabilitation Medicine, is Professor in Rehabilitation Medicine in the Department of Medicine at Monash University. He is Medical Director of Rehabilitation at Epworth Healthcare, Melbourne, Australia and is Chairman of the Clinical Institute of Rehabilitation, Mental Health & Chronic Pain Management (Epworth HealthCare). In 2009, he was appointed to the Victor Smorgon Chair of Rehabilitation Medicine, Epworth HealthCare and Monash University. He is also Clinical Director of the Australasian Rehabilitation Outcomes Centre (AROC).
Professor Olver is Director of the Epworth Monash Rehabilitation Medicine Research Unit (EMReM), the medical research arm of Epworth HealthCare Rehabilitation. Currently, he is co-supervising seven PhD/Masters projects within EMReM. He has co-authored over 80 papers and 5 book chapters on topics including: – spasticity and outcomes post traumatic brain injury.