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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Rehabilitation of Executive Function in Aging Veterans with History of TBI
Principal Investigator:

Erica Kornblith

Location: San Francisco, CA
Congressional District Code: 12
Research Service: Rehabilitation R&D
Project Period: December 2019 - March 2025
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $215,389
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


The goal of this project is to investigate the feasibility and acceptability of using technology to implement home- based executive function training for aging Veterans with history of traumatic brain injury (TBI). Background: Problems with attention and executive control are some of the most common sequelae of TBI, and these areas of cognition are also known to be vulnerable to aging. Goal Oriented Attentional Self- Regulation (GOALS) is a manualized cognitive training intervention for problems...

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