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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: A Sleep Intervention to Improve Rehabilitation in Veterans with Chronic mTBI
Principal Investigator:

Jonathan E Elliott

Location: Portland, OR
Congressional District Code: 3
Research Service: Rehabilitation R&D
Project Period: April 2019 - March 2024
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $197,467
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Each year ~2.5 million people sustain a traumatic brain injury (TBI). Also a prominent general public health issue, TBI is particularly prevalent in Veterans, with 60-80% reporting a history of TBI. Over 80% of all TBI are categorized as mild TBI (mTBI), which is associated with a myriad of short- and long-term complications. Two of the principal complicating factors associated with mTBI are sleep-wake disturbances (e.g., insomnia, excessive daytime sleepiness, and circadian rhythm sleep disorde...

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