ECCRE awards funding to five research projects in 2019

The ECCRE board held a board meeting before the WFC/ECU Congress EPIC2019 in Berlin, where they decided to award research funds to five research projects in 2019, based on recommendations from the ECCRE Academic Advisory board.

After a thorough evaluation of the received applications, the ECCRE board decided to award funding to five projects in 2019. The projects, which will receive full or part funding from ECCRE are:

Relationship between physical activity, low back pain and cognitive impairment. A cross-sectional and longitudinal analysis of data from the Danish Twins Registry – lead researcher Damian Bailey: EUR 18,805

CARL the second – lead researcher Jan Hartvigsen: EUR 51,650

Phenotyping low back pain - a prospective observational pilot study – Lead researcher Petra Schweinhardt: EUR 56,934

Growing pains in Danish children: A quantitative and qualitative description – lead researcher Sara Thunøe Jensen: EUR 107,950

Spinal manipulative therapy for acute low-back pain: systematic review and meta-analysis – lead researcher Sidney Rubinstein: EUR 20,155

The total amount awarded in 2019 is EUR 255,494.

The next opportunity to apply for funding from ECCRE is in 2020. The deadline for applications will be announced here on the ECCRE website later