In 2018 Chiropractic Australia Research Foundation will again host a Research Day on Friday 31/8 preceding the Chiropractic Australia National Conference at Rydges Central Sydney, 28 Albion Street, Surry Hills. Further information and an application form can be found here: Research Day Program & Registration Form
The Research Days are open to chiropractors and osteopaths currently undertaking research or others researching questions directly related to chiropractic or osteopathic practice.
The aims for these days are:
On the inaugural Researchers’ Day in 2012 Professor Chris Maher (University of Sydney) gave 4 presentations which are available here:
Since they began the Research Days have given participants the opportunity to hear from a range of esteemed speakers including Nobel prize winner, Professor Peter Doherty (University of Melbourne), Professor Jan Hartvigsen (University of Southern Denmark), Professor Charlotte Leboeuf-Yde (University of Southern Denmark) as well as Professor Ian Harris (Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, UNSW) and Professor Jon Adams (UTS). Other international presenters have included Professor Gert Bronfort (University of Minnesota) and Associate Professor Roni Evans (University of Minnesota). These speakers have all presented aspects of their own research and provided valuable insights and tips on how they developed their research careers.