Recent News

One week left to provide your Letter of Intent – Posted 3/24/24

Researchers who want to apply for the Primary Grant of IMDTRF, must submit a Letter of Intent by midnight of April 1st 2024 in order to be considered for a full proposal submission. You find details here.

Call for Research 2024 – Posted 2/22/24

IMDTRF Grant Research Awards: Up to $50,000 USD

IMDTRF is calling for quality research applications examining the benefits and limitations of the Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy (MDT) system as it relates to rehabilitation. To date we have invested over US $280,000 in research projects. We have funded 40% of the applications submitted

Congratulation! New project funded – Posted 1/24/24

IMDTRF congratulates Dr. Yannick Tousignant-Laflamme and his team.
Their project Validation of the Pain and Disability Drivers Management Model for Patients with Neck Pain is receiving funding from the Primary Grant of IMDTRF.

Pete Wilde Scholarship 2023 – Posted 12/19/23

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Goodbye and Welcome 2023 – Posted 12/5/23

Newsflash December 2023

Annual meeting of the Board of Directors – Posted 11/14/23
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The BoD of IMDTRF November 2023

Research Fun Run in Ottawa 2024 – Posted 10/13/23

The Research Fun Run is back smiley

Research Fun Run in Ottawa

Goodbye Jon - Welcome Janet and Slavko – Posted 9/6/23

September 2023
Jon Weinberg leaves the Board of Directors / Janet Simon and Slavko Rogan join us


NEW website launched – Posted 8/14/23
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 We are happy and proud to present our website relaunch!
 Thanks a lot to Brad Argue and his team!



PRIMARY GRANT – Deadline for Letter of Intent is April 1st – Posted 3/30/23
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Apply for the Primary Grant of IMDTRF! Funds up to 50.000 USD are available. Before an application can be proceeded, a letter of intent has to be provided until April 1st, 2023.




BOARD of DIRECTORS – New members 2023 – Posted 12/5/22
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Welcome new members of the Board of Directors. Find more information about the board members HERE.




Pete Wilde Scholarship through IMDTRF 2022 – Posted 11/24/22
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Pete Wilde Scholarship through IMDTRF 2022 - The format for application this year was to develop a PICO question related to MDT. Six completed applications were received by the September 1st deadline. All applications were reviewed by two members of the Board of Directors of IMDTRF.




Annual meeting in the books – Posted 12/20/22
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The Board of Directors of IMDTRF met in Herndon / VA on the 19th/20th November. It was the last meeting for Andy Bonin, Daniel Deutscher and Mark Werneke (via Zoom). Thanks a lot guys for all your dedication and hard work over all these years!

In memoriam Uffe Lindstrom – Posted 7/29/22
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It is with great sadness that we announce the loss of our former board member, Uffe Lindstrom, from Denmark, and his passing on the 22nd of July.





Call for Research 2022 – Posted 2/22/22
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IMDTRF is calling for quality research applications examining the benefits and limitations of the MDT system as it relates to rehabilitation.

Board Meeting – ONLINE – Posted 1/17/22
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The board of directors of IMDTRF had a nice and efficient online board meeting on Januay 16th 2022. Great discussion! We say goodbye to Judy Woehrle. She’s leaving the board. Thanks a lot Judy! 

Donate to IMDTRF by shopping at online stores – Posted 7/29/21
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Help IMDTRF - Donate by shopping and saving money at popular online stores.

Online meeting of the Board of Directors July 11th 2021 – Posted 7/13/21
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Online board meeting, July 11th 2021

Deadline extended for 2021 – Posted 6/10/21
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Deadline for applications to the Primary Grant to extended to September 30th 2021.

Make a difference this Mother’s Day. – Posted 5/6/21
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Shop for your valentine and support IMDTRF – Posted 2/9/21
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Congratulations! Another IMDTRF funded project published. – Posted 7/22/20
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Tarcisio de Campos and his team just published their article An individualised self-management exercise and education program did not prevent recurrence of low back pain but may reduce care seeking: a randomised trial in the Journal of Physiotherapy

Coronavirus and funding 2020 – Posted 4/14/20
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Due to the Coronavirus crisis the Board of Directors of IMDTRF has decided to close the Primary Grant for 2020. Applications for this Grant will be accepted for the 2021 funding period until July 1st 2021.

Will you be our Valentine? – Posted 2/4/20
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