Members of the Australian medical team at the Atlanta 1996 Paralympic Games enjoy a moment away from treating athletes. The quality of the medical support services available to the Team was a contributing factor in its success. For Atlanta, the Australian Paralympic Federation made significant strides in providing athletes with the same level of services as their able-bodied colleagues received. Left to right: Joanne Sayers (nurse), Susan White (doctor), Don Perriman (physiotherapist), Norma Beer (nurse), Jo-anne Hare (massage therapist), Alan Thomas (massage therapist), Barbara Denson (physiotherapist), Jane Buckley (physiotherapist). Missing is physiotherapist Greg Ungerer.
Date: August 1996
Author: Image taken by John Sherwell for Sport The Library. All rights held by Paralympics Australia.