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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Brain changes underlying emotional and executive alterations in TBI
Principal Investigator:

Damon G Lamb

Location: Gainesville, FL
Congressional District Code: 3
Research Service: Rehabilitation R&D
Project Period: March 2018 - February 2023
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $197,059
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


The primary goal of this proposal is to elucidate the possible mechanistic basis of emotional disorders, particularly posttraumatic stress disorder, after mild traumatic brain injury. Problem: Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is common in military Veterans and often causes chronic suffering including damaging social relationships, employment prospects, health, and overall happiness of those who experience it. Mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI) is a frequent preceding injury and the relation...

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