Research group Rehabilitation Research
The RERE group of the faculty of Physical Education and Physiotherapy of the Vrije Universiteit Brussel has two main tasks: education and research. Are you also thinking about becoming a physiotherapst? For more information about the program "Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation Sciences" at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel, click here.
As a research group, RERE is performing research in several domain, involving neurological rehabilitation, musculoskeletal physiotherapy, vascular and oncological rehabilitation. RERE consists of three different research groups, each group having their own domain of expertise:
- Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation in Ageing (MURA) is performing research in the field of musculoskeletal (MSK) physiotherapy, with an additional and specific interest on the ageing processes in human.
- Neurological Rehabilitation Sciences and Rehabilitation Psychology (NEURO) focusses its research on the psychological aspects of neurological rehabilitation and the effectivity of research and treatment procedures of neurological physical therapy for people with central nervous system disorders.
- Vascular Pathology and Oncology (VASC/ONCO) is performing international research in topics related to lymphology and oncology.