Department of Sport, Health Sciences and Social Work


  • Research in the Occupational Therapy programmes primarily takes place through  Oxford Institute of Nursing, Midwifery and Allied Health Research (OxINMAHR) and Centre for Movement, Occupation and Rehabilitation Research (MORes)


    OxINMAHR is a partnership with the Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust, Health Education England Thames Valley, and Oxford University under the umbrella of the Oxford AHSC. OxINMAHR has developed INTALECA- an intern programme designed to identify students with high academic potential and support their development as clinical researchers.

    REF 2014 UoA3*

    • 98% of research internationally recognised, with 82% of research being world leading or internationally excellent
    • 90% of impact rated world leading or internationally excellent
    • 80% more 4* and over double the percentage of 3* research compared to 2008

    *UoA3 includes Allied Health Professions, Dentistry, Nursing and Pharmacy. We do not undertake Dentistry and Pharmacy research at Oxford Brookes

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