ACA maintains its robust commitment to support research, evidence-based practice and university-led education programs for our profession.

ACA is fully committed to securing the future of our university-based educational programs through an active involvement in the development of a research culture in the profession, developing academic and research career pathways and striving for unity (while recognising diversity) within the profession.

Funding of Research

The ACA is the largest continuous funder of research and academic capacity building in Australia. Current projects include four PhDs, the CARL fellowship program and BACE-Australia. Past programs included the ACORN Practice-based network and Masters of Research scholarships.

Research Summary and Strategic Research Opportunities

A summary of current literature and research evidence relating to the practice of chiropractic to help identify opportunities for future chiropractic research.

Read the ACA Research Summary and Strategic Research Opportunities (RSSRO) Review