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Funded Project Details - FY2023

Project Number:

Title: Increasing mental health services use through enabling resources & family support
Principal Investigator:

Megan Shepherd-Banigan

Location: Durham, NC
Congressional District Code: 4
Research Service: Health Services R&D
Project Period: April 2019 - March 2024
FY 2023 Funding Amount: $127,195
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Megan Shepherd-Banigan, Ph.D., obtained her doctorate in Health Services Research from the University of Washington in 2014 and her M.P.H from the University of Miami in 2006. From July 2015-November 2017, Dr. Shepherd-Banigan was a post-doctoral research fellow at the Durham VA Health Services Research & Development (HSR&D) Center of Innovation (COIN) and is now a VA Health Research Scientist in the COIN. Her long-term professional goal is to grow her career as an independent VA health services...

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