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Research is a fundamental part of contemporary physiotherapy clinical practice. The RCSI School of Physiotherapy is committed to undertaking high quality collaborative patient-centred research, as well as foster research capacity within the profession, through the provision of PhD and MSc research opportunities.

This commitment builds on RCSI ’s noble purpose:

We will Enhance Human Health through Endeavour, Innovation and Collaboration in Education, Research and Service.

Research strands

Prospective research students

Applications are welcome from physiotherapists to undertake PhD or MSc by research. School of Physiotherapy staff members in the relevant research area can be contacted to discuss research opportunities at RCSI. More information on how to apply for RCSI School of Physiotherapy courses is available here.

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