Musculoskeletal and sports rehabilitation - Centre for Health, Exercise and Sports Medicine (CHESM)
The primary focus of research at CHESM is on the role of conservative strategies, particularly exercise, in promoting overall health and wellbeing, and in promoting and managing public health problems facing society. CHESM is committed to improving the wellbeing of all people through their musculoskeletal research initiatives which take a lifespan approach from childhood through to the elderly years. Emphasis is placed on translating our research findings into practice. CHESM team members come from a range of disciplines including physiotherapy, medicine, science, exercise science and podiatry.