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National Center for Medical Rehabilitation Research (NCMRR)

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Program & Program Areas

The NCMRR mission is to foster the development of scientific knowledge needed to enhance the health, productivity, independence, and quality-of-life for people with physical disabilities across the lifespan. We support research directly through research grants, training and career development activities, small business and technology grants, and by enhancing research infrastructure. In addition, the Center works to coordinate and promote rehabilitation research through collaborations with other NIH Institutes, federal partners, and public-private partnerships. Some of the Center's priorities are included below.

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  • Adaptation and Plasticity

  • Devices and Technology Development

  • Rehabilitation Diagnostics and Interventions

  • Chronic Symptom Management

  • Health Services Research

  • Environmental Factors

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While the Center refines and finalizes its new areas of program focus, you can view the activities of its research programs:

Last Reviewed: 01/14/2016

Contact Information

Name: Dr. Alison Cernich
National Center for Medical Rehabilitation Research

Phone: 301-435-7767

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