A leader in TBI research
David X. Cifu, M.D., leads the Chronic Effects of Neurotrauma Consortium, a $62 million federally funded research project devised to address the long-term effects of mild traumatic brain injury in military service personnel and veterans.
The consortium is one of two major initiatives developed in response to the injuries suffered by U.S. service personnel during Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom.
News and Events
Melissa Oliver, MS, OTR/L – Assistant Professor, VCU Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation – received the American Occupational Therapy Foundation (AOTF) Meritorious Service Award at the 2016 AOTA Annual Conference.Read more »
Ashraf Gorgey, PhD & Will Carter, MD recently received a Dept of Defense (DOD) funded grant, entitled: “Skeletal Muscle Hypertrophy & Cardio-Metabolic Benefits after Spinal Cord Injury”.Read more »
The Third Annual Jeff Ericksen, M.D. Endowment Lectureship, is VCU PM&R’s opportunity to stimulate curiosity and encourage innovative techniques for treating musculoskeletal conditions. Speaker: Joel Baumgartner MD, 3/25/16, 8-9:15 am. MMRB 1-013Read more »