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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Water-based Activity to Enhance Recall in Veterans: A Randomized Clinical Trial
Principal Investigator:

Jennifer Kaci Fairchild

Location: Palo Alto, CA
Congressional District Code: 18
Research Service: Rehabilitation R&D
Project Period: July 2020 - June 2025
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $76,591
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


The primary research question of the proposed study is this: Is a water-based exercise plus cognitive training intervention efficacious in improving cognitive outcomes for Veterans with Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI)? We address the need to improve cognitive function in this vulnerable population through a novel combined training program that will combine two interventions: water-based exercise and cognitive training. The proposed four-year randomized controlled trial will compare water-based e...

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