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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: I CARE for Vets: InCreasing Activity & REcovery for Veterans with PTSD
Principal Investigator:

Wei D Duan-Porter

Location: Minneapolis, MN
Congressional District Code: 5
Research Service: Rehabilitation R&D
Project Period: June 2020 - May 2022
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $100,617
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Veterans with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) have poor physical functioning and there are no existing interventions that effectively address this problem. Our long-term goal is to develop and implement effective interventions to improve physical functioning and reduce risk for adverse health outcomes for Veterans with PTSD. The overall objectives of the proposed project are to develop and pilot test a novel intervention aimed at initiating and maintaining higher levels of physical activity...

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