Australian Chiropractic Research Network

Registered: 
September 02, 2015
Acronym: 
ACORN
City: 
Ultimo, NSW, Australia
State: 
International
Zip: 
2007
Main Phone: 
0404933790
Network Director: 
Jon Adams
Network Member: 
David Sibbritt
Network Member Role: 
Associate Director
Geographic Coverage: 
National
Founded: 
2013
Network Category: 
International
Network Type: 
Other
Network Type Other: 

Chiropractic Network

Mission Statement: 

The Australian Chiropractic Research Network (ACORN) is dedicated to:

* Facilitating closer engagement and communication between chiropractors and researchers;

* Advancing broad rigorous scientific investigation to inform chiropractic patient care;

* Conducting research on chiropractic that is practice and practitioner relevant;

* Promoting and growing critical research capacity and helping produce a sustainable research culture in Australian chiropractic;

* Facilitating and encouraging chiropractic research network building and collaborations across Australia and internationally.

Current or Past Research Interests: 
Arthritis and other non-traumatic joint disease (muscle, bone, joint conditions)
Chronic pain
Comparative effectiveness research on improving health care systems and/or patient experiences
Coordination of care for complex patients
Functional limitations and physical disabilities
Population health
Approximate Number of PBRN Member Licensed Clinicians: 
1 680
Approximate Number of Practices or Clinics: 
1 680