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ESO Clinic patients needed for online survey

The ESO, in collaboration with Goldsmiths, University of London, is further developing the Touch Test initiative. This is with a view to build on the national research into people’s preferences around touch, to explore how patients seeking a touch-based therapy, such as osteopathy, show certain attitudes and characteristics around tactile contact. The study is now […]

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The ESO and BCOM to merge

The British College of Osteopathic Medicine (BCOM) and the European School of Osteopathy (ESO) to merge to become leaders in osteopathic education


Unsettled Infants – Babies needed for osteopathic research

Our exciting collaborative research study, CUTIES, will relaunch this October; this is an international research project looking at the effect of osteopathic intervention on babies who are unsettled, distressed and cry excessively (often referred to as babies with colic or silent reflux).

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Balance & Stability Classes at Boxley

For anyone recovering from Stroke, or Parkinson’s patients, or for those with a balance disorder or a history of falls, that are keen to attend an exercise class with a strong focus on their balance, please pass on your details and notice of interest via our Rehabilitation email: This class would be suitable for […]

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Supporting osteopathic research – ‘CUTIES’

UPDATE An ESO based training event was held on 25th September 2019 – further dates will be scheduled should there be sufficient interest. If you would be amenable to attending a training session at the ESO please contact Dawn Carnes directly ( … The ESO’s Research & Professional Development team is pleased to be collaborating […]

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Parkinson’s Research

Would you like to contribute to Parkinson’s research? If you are aged 50-85 years old – healthy or with Parkinson’s – then you could take part in this joint research study. The ESO is collaborating with the School of Sport and Exercise Sciences, University of Kent, studying the effect of physical activity and its role in […]

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First prize at OsEAN Open Forum

More research success at the ESO.  Jane Beazley, Graduate of 2015, was recently awarded first prize at the OsEAN Open Forum in Vienna.  Jane provided a poster presentation on her undergraduate research ‘A study to observe patient involvement in shared decision making at the European School of Osteopathy teaching clinic, compared to National Health Service physiotherapists. A […]

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Adverse Events study published

  The ESO research team ended 2015 on a high, with the publication of an Adverse Events article in the European Journal of Integrative Medicine. Between 21st December and 8th February, the article can be accessed in full by following the link  This has been a hugely successful year for ESO research and our congratulations go to […]

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The ESO website has moved to The BCNO Group

For the latest osteopathy degree and ESO Clinic information please visit our new BCNO Group website –