Take part in our research projects

CHESM is committed to improving the wellbeing of all people through musculoskeletal research. By participating in a research study, you are helping researchers improve existing treatments and find new approaches which could benefit someone close to you and the community at large.


PhD opportunity

Obesity is a major public health problem that contributes to the onset and progression of many chronic diseases. The student will work with a multidisciplinary team including physiotherapists, endocrinologists, dietitians, general practitioners and  psychologists to develop and investigate a virtual care model of obesity management suitable for use in the community/primary care. Suitable applicants will have a background in physiotherapy, dietetics, psychology, exercise science, or medicine.

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University of Melbourne

Graduate Research

CHESM is looking for talented people to undertake PhD or MPhil research as part of our team. Our multi-disciplinary team includes people with backgrounds in physiotherapy, podiatry, biomechanics, engineering and exercise science. Candidates from a range of clinical and non-clinical backgrounds will be considered. Scholarships may be available for high-achieving candidates.

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