Accession Number:

ADA522023

Title:

NRH Neuroscience Research Center

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 1 Jun 2002-31 May 2008

Corporate Author:

NATIONAL REHABILITATION HOSPITAL WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2008-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

286.0

Abstract:

The goal of the funded work was to establish the NRH Neuroscience Research Center NRC whose mission is to promote and accomplish rehabilitation-related basic and applied neuroscience research. Funding supported the development of research studies in the areas of neurobehavioral and neuromotor assessment, traumatic brain and spinal cord injury, stroke, and Parkinsons disease. Research supported by the USAMRMC occurred in five research areas. They are as follows a High Resolution and Neuromotor Assessment b Mechanisms Underlying Recovery from Neurological Illness and Injury c Treatment of Neurological Diseases and Injury d Pilot Projects and e Annual Conference and Expert Panel Projects. Funding supported agenda-setting conferences in stroke rehabilitation and neuroprotection. Funding also supported the building of selected infrastructure including space and research databases. One clinician researcher obtained NIH training funds and a second has applied.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE