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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Research Career Scientist
Principal Investigator:

Richard F. Weir

Location: Denver, CO
Congressional District Code: 1
Research Service: Rehabilitation R&D
Project Period: July 2018 - June 2023
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $181,660
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


The over-arching goal of the Nominees research activities is to improve the quality of life of veterans and individuals with limb loss. Upper-limb prosthetics research is an area of particular interest and relevance to VA especially in times of war. The Nominee through his Laboratory the VA/CU Biomechatronics Development Laboratory and its people seeks to improve the prosthetic options available to veterans with limb loss through the application of novel approaches and technology to the developm...

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