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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Health Outcomes Associated with TBI Screening
Principal Investigator:

Shannon R. Miles

Location: Tampa, FL
Congressional District Code: 14
Research Service: Health Services R&D
Project Period: May 2019 - April 2022
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $224,345
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Background: The purpose of this study is to inform strategies to improve screening and treatment processes for Veterans returning from deployment. For almost a decade the Veterans' Health Administration (VHA) has been screening post 9-11 Veterans for traumatic brain injury (TBI) and other deployment-related invisible injuries. Despite the time and resources invested, little is known about outcomes of these screening programs. This project will provide crucial information for improving the curren...

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