Marie Coussens, PT

Marie Coussens, PT

Physiotherapist (Belgium)

Marie Coussens, PT, studied physiotherapy and specialized in internal diseases at Ghent University. Currently, she is working as a PhD student at the Department of Rehabilitation Sciences and Physiotherapy of Ghent University and conducts research which aims to identify the needs and determinants of reduced physical activity and physical fitness of patients with osteogenesis imperfecta, hypermobile Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, and hypermobility spectrum disorder. Besides research, she is involved in the Center for Medical Genetics of the University Hospital and works clinically with patients with heritable connective tissue disorders.