Triana Karnadipa, S.Ft., Physio., M.Sc.Physio., born in Makassar, December 14, 1992, is the best graduate of the Physiotherapy undergraduate at the Physiotherapy Study Program, Faculty of Nursing, Universitas Hasanuddin in 2014. After graduating, she also apprenticeship as a child physiotherapist at the Yayasan Pendidikan Anak Cacat Makassar. Then, she continued her professional studies at the Physiotherapy Professional Education Study Program, Faculty of Nursing, Universitas Hasanuddin and graduated in the following year. In 2014, she also received a scholarship from BNI for the 2014 – 2015 period as an award for her essay on topics related to service to Indonesia.

After successfully completing her professional studies, Triana returned to being a child physiotherapist at the Yayasan Pendidikan Anak Cacat Makassar until 2016. In the same year, Triana had the opportunity to become one of the recipients of the Lembaga Pengelola Dana Pendidikan (LPDP) scholarship at Cardiff University, England for the master degree program in Physiotherapy. She also successfully graduated by lifting a thesis entitled “The Clinical Effectiveness of Task Specific Training for Improving Standing and Walking Balance Performance in School-aged Children with Cerebral Palsy” in 2018. One year later, Triana joined as a permanent lecturer in the Physiotherapy Study Program, Vocational Education Program, Universitas Indonesia.

Besides having expertise in the field of neurorehabilitation, Triana also has a certificate of competence as a physiotherapist. She is a member of Ikatan Fisioterapi Indonesia (IFI). She has also been involved in community service activities several times, one of which is being a speaker in “Health Information Sharing for Refugees in Church World Service (CWS) for Low Back Pain Topic” webinar in 2020.


  • 2020, A Case Study: Negative Effects of Unscheduled Appointment System to Physiotherapists and Paediatric Patients, Media Kesehatan Masyarakat Indonesia, Vol. 16, No. 3
  • 2020, Physiotherapy Service without Documentation at a Community Based Rehabilitation for Children with Disabilities in Makassar City: A Case Study of Physiotherapist’s Perspective, Jurnal Sosial Humaniora Terapan, Vol. 2, No. 2[:]