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
Jeffrey Kreutzer, PhD and the VCU Department of PM&R will direct a 5-year, $150,000 project (funded by National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research – NIDILRR).Read more »
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 »