Our mission is to deliver high quality multidisciplinary research designed to improve the content, delivery and configuration of primary care for the benefit of patients with musculoskeletal conditions, mental health problems and comorbidities.


Recru it networ successfully implement their first integrated clinical academic student physiotherapy placement scheme

Posted on 03 July 2019 An iPCHS researcher has developed a new and innovative placement scheme which allows physiotherapy students to gain a practical insight into the life and career path of a clinical academic physiotherapist.

iPCHS celebrate a 10-year collaboration with Versus Arthrits

Posted on 01 July 2019 Last month, the Institute welcomed over 180 guests to celebrate ten years since we were appointed a 'Primary Care centre of Excellence' Award by leading arthritis charity, Versus Arthritis.

Older adults who self-harm reluctant to seek support, study finds

Posted on 19 June 2019 iPCHS researchers have explored the experiences and reasons for self-harm in older adults to improve the support and treatment that can be provided.

iPCHS academics recognised as world leading experts in back pain

Posted on 12 June 2019 Six academics from the Treatment Institute for Primary Care & Health Sciences have been ranked as the top 10 experts in the UK in low back pain by Expertscape.