facebookrssdk flag

Thursday, November 10 is a day of celebration at the Institute of Sports Science and Clinical Biomechanics and NIKKB.


On the occasion of Greg Kawchuk’s and Peter Kent’s appointments as adjunct professors of clinical biomechanics at the Research Unit of Clinical Biomechanics, Department of Sports Science and Clinical Biomechanics, and David Cassidy’s honorary doctorate in globalisation, the Faculty of Health Sciences hereby invites you to attend an inaugural seminar  in clinical biomechanics Thursday, November 10 from 2 pm.


If you wish to participate, you are kindly asked to register. You can read more about this and the rest…

Read more

The deadline for applying for participation in Chiropractic Academy Research Leadership (CARL) is at the beginning of 2017. Now the people behind the project have created a short teaser for the project, which can be seen in the link below.


CARL is an international mentor programme aimed at bringing together the ten best young academics in chiropractic in a network that meets yearly at one of the three home institutions of the three mentors leading the programme, Professor Jon Adams, UTS Sydney; Professor and Head of Research at the Department of Sports Science and Clinical Biomechanics and Senior Researcher…

Read more

ECCRE supports four research projects in 2016

The European Centre for Chiropractic Research Excellence (ECCRE) has awarded grants to four research projects in 2016, following its first ever call for applications for funding from its research grant.


European researchers wanting to apply for research funds from its research pool, which was established in connection with the ECU Convention in Oslo earlier this year, showed great interest in the research grant: ECCRE received 13 applications and granted a total of 308.269 € to the four research projects selected.


The 4 research projects, which will receive funding from ECCRE, are:


Mauritz W. van Tulder and…

Read more

Honorary lecture by Professor Peter Croft

The Center for Muscle and Joint Health is proud to invite you to an honorary lecture given by Professor Peter Croft, Keele University.


The title of the lecture is Back to the walls: The Past and the Future of Primary Care Research into Musculoskeletal Disorders


The honorary lecture takes place:


Thursday October 13 at 15.00
In Auditorium O77, University of Southern Denmark
Campusvej 55, 5230 Odense M


All are welcome. The lecture is free and no registration is required.


Professor Peter Croft trained as a medical practitioner and has been the world leader in research in…

Read more

Jan Hartvigsen in podcast on evidence-based practice

In late April, Senior Researcher at NIKKB and lecturer at the Department of Sports Science and Clinical Biomechanics (IOB), Lise Hestbæk, took part in a podcast on the website Chiropractic Science. Now the website has also recorded a podcast with Jan Hartvigsen, Professor and Head of Research at IOB and Senior Researcher at NIKKB.


In the podcast Jan Hartvigsen discusses evidence-based practice. Among other things, Jan Hartvigsen addresses the following topics:


1) What is Evidence Based Practice?; 2) How do we build chiropractic’s academic capacity (and what are the barriers)?; 3) The Chiropractic Profession in the Mainstream; 4)…

Read more