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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Sensory-Motor Mechanisms Underlying Fall Risk in Transtibial Amputees
Principal Investigator:

Matthew Major

Location: Chicago, IL
Congressional District Code: 7
Research Service: Rehabilitation R&D
Project Period: May 2014 - October 2020
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $0
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


The proposed research and training for this five-year Career Development Award (CDA-2) of Dr. MatthewMajor, PhD, will contribute to the realization of the VA mission and vision by conducting studies that aim toreduce falls and improve the quality of life of older veterans with [transtibial amputation (TTA)] while enhancingDr. Major's skills to direct a dynamic research program of rehabilitation science as an independent investigatorin the VA system. Previous studies have demonstrated that older...

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