Who are we?


The Center for Rehabilitation Research is a research and development (R&D) unit based at the School of Health of P.PORTO.


CIR is composed by 17 PhD integrated researchers and 55 collaborators (19 with a PhD and 33 PhD students) dedicated to the field of Rehabilitation sciences, in motor, cognitive and social perspective, throughout the life cycle and its implications and interrelationships with activities and participation. It’s formed by two internal groups, the Psychosocial Rehabilitation Laboratory (LabRP)) and Center of Human Movement and Human Activity (CEMAH)

Our Mission

Our main goal is to develop and/or test interpretive, explanatory and predictive models and strategies, processes, products/technologies for assessment, measurement and intervention in the Rehabilitation Sciences.

Our Expertise Areas


| Human Movement System (Re)habilitation

| Psychosocial Rehabilitation

Where are we?

Get in Touch

Center for Rehabilitation Research

Find us at our Laboratory

R. Dr. António Bernardino de Almeida 400, 4200-072 Porto Portugal

Give us a ring

+351 222 061 000

Shoot us an e-mail

Professor Rubim Santos rss@ess.ipp.pt

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