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Funded Project Details - FY2021




Project Number:

I01HX002162-01A1
Title: Improving Access to Supported Employment for Veterans with Polytrauma/Traumatic Brain Injury
Principal Investigator:

Terri K Pogoda

Location: Boston, MA
Congressional District Code: 7
Research Service: Health Services R&D
Project Period: May 2018 - September 2022
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $434,952
Total Award Amount
(all years):
$1,442,071
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER
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Excerpt:

Anticipated impacts on Veteran healthcare: Supported Employment (SE) is an effective evidence- based practice that focuses on competitive employment through job coaching and unlimited support. This research aims to increase access to SE for Veterans with polytrauma/traumatic brain injury (PT/TBI) so that more of these Veterans can reach their vocational potential. Ensuring that Veterans with PT/TBI can access effective vocational rehabilitation services may help prevent numerous downstream healt...



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