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Hunter Holmes McGuire VA Medical Center - Richmond, VA

 

Research Protocols That Are Currently Recruiting

Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center

CENC Study 1: Observational Study on Late Neurologic Effects of OEF/OIF/OND Combat                                                                                                                                                    (Principal Investigator: David Cifu, M.D.)

The purpose of this study is to learn more about the long term effects that military deployment may have on the brain.  Male or female U.S. military Veterans and active duty service members (age 18 or older) who have been deployed for Operation Enduring Freedom/Operation Iraqi Freedom/Operation New Dawn (OEF/OIF/OND) are eligible to participate.  Study participants will be asked to complete yearly study sessions in person at the McGuire VAMC or over the phone for as long as the study is funded.  Payment may be offered for participation in the study.  For more information please call (804)675-5000 ext. 2046 or visit https://cenc.rti.org/

                                                                                     This study is recruiting

Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Tracking Database
(Principal Investigator: William Walker, M.D.)

The goal of this study is to learn more about individuals who may have experienced a traumatic brain injury (TBI). Male or female U.S. military Veterans and active duty service members (age 18 or older) who may have experienced a TBI within the past 10 years are eligible to participate.  Participants are asked to complete several questionnaires at each study visit and will be followed by phone throughout their lifetime.  For more information please call (804) 675-5000 ext. 3676. If you have any additional questions, please contact Tiffany Lewis at 804-675-5000 ext. 3654.

This study is recruiting

The studies listed on this webpage are not necessarily endorsed by the Mental Health Service Line of the Richmond VA Medical Center, the Richmond VA Medical Center, or the Veterans Health Administration.

Related Local Research Websites:

Polytrauma and TBI Research Opportunities: http://www.richmond.va.gov/Polytrauma_and_TBI_Research_Opportunities.asp

VA Spinal Cord Injury & Disorders (SCI&D) Research Protocols: http://www.richmond.va.gov/services/sciresearch.asp 

VCU's Center for Rehabilitation Science and Engineering (CERSE): http://www.cerse.vcu.edu/rehab/index.cfm


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