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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: From Military to Community Life: Reintegrating Veterans with Invisible Injuries
Principal Investigator:

Nicholas Rattray

Location: Indianapolis, IN
Congressional District Code: 7
Research Service: Rehabilitation R&D
Project Period: October 2018 - September 2023
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $202,016
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Background: The rehabilitation and health care needs of Veterans who have served in Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF), Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF), and Operation New Dawn (OND) have led to increased awareness of “invisible injuries,” a term that calls attention to mental health conditions and traumatic brain injuries (TBI). Despite increased awareness about the prevalence of post-traumatic stress, TBIs, and depressive symptoms among post OEF/OIF/OND Veterans, the long-term effects and cost of t...

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