Dr Lane is an experienced physiotherapist who combines academia with research based at Monash University, Melbourne. Dr Lane has a passion for educational and clinical research. Her PhD focused on risk prediction for postoperative pulmonary complications following upper abdominal surgery. She continues to pursue research in this area with her co-authors. Dr Lane leads a group of dedicated higher degree research students and advanced research students working on projects related to cardiorespiratory physiotherapy. She is the Head of Cardiorespiratory Physiotherapy at Monash University and is a Titled Cardiorespiratory Physiotherapist, as awarded by the Australian Physiotherapy Association. In her spare time, Dr Lane loves to keep fit and spend time with her family.