MR3 Network

Medical Rehabilitation Research Resource Network

The National Institutes of Health, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD), which is home to the National Center for Medical Rehabilitation Research (NCMRR), in collaboration with the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) and the National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB), support six P2C resource center grants that provide infrastructure and access to expertise, technologies, and resources to foster clinical and translational research in medical rehabilitation across a wide range of disciplines and disease focus areas.

Visit our resource centers

Learn about recent advances in medical rehabilitation research, enhance clinical and research skills, connect with colleagues, and find possible collaborators, mentors, and funders for medical rehabilitation research projects.

Access upcoming workshops, meetings/conferences, and recently posted webinars.

MR3 Network research centers offer PIlot Studies, Scholar Awards and other funding mechanisms that offer access to resources and experts to develop, conduct, or commericalize medical rehabilitation ideas and projects. Deadlines are approaching at some MR3 Network Centers. Learn more and apply.

NEW! REACT Research Roundtables are tailored to researchers at any stage of clinical trial development; centered around the needs and focus area of the presenting investigator; and facilitated by highly experienced researchers and clinicians, who provide feedback and insight. Learn more and apply.

The NCMRR within the NICHD led the development of a trans-NIH 5-year plan, which lays out research priorities for medical rehabilitation that will guide NIH support for rehabilitation medicine and benefit individuals who require rehabilitation for temporary or chronic limitations in physical, cognitive, or sensory function. Read the plan online in this Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation article.

Download the plan from the NICHD website.

Latest News

Virtual Workshop for Advanced OpenSim Users (Application deadline Sept. 17, 2018)
National Center for Simulation in Rehabilitation Research (NCSRR)
August 17, 2018
Participate in a Machine Learning Challenge with OpenSim (Entries due Sept. 15, 2018)
National Center for Simulation in Rehabilitation Research (NCSRR)
August 17, 2018
Symposium on Assessing and Communicating Heterogeneity of Treatment Effects for Patient Subpopulations: Challenges and Opportunities (Nov. 28, 2018)
Johns Hopkins Center of Excellence in Regulatory Science and Innovation and U.S.Food and Drug Administration
August 13, 2018
MR3 Network e-News: July 2018
MR3 Network Coordinating Center
July 25, 2018

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Recent Federal Funding Opportunties

Discovery of Biomarkers, Biomarker Signatures, and Endpoints for Pain

(RFA-NS-18-041) Multiple Institutes

Application Receipt Date(s): November 27, 2018; March 7, 2019; November 25, 2019; March 12, 2020

Research Innovations for Scientific Knowledge (RISK) for Musculoskeletal Diseases (R61/R33 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)

(RFA-AR-19-013) National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases

Application Receipt Date(s): April 9, 2019; January 9, 2020 by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization.

Pediatric Critical Care and Trauma Scientist Development Program

(RFA-HD-19-008) Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development

Application Receipt Date(s): October 1, 2018

BRAIN Initiative: Development Optimization, and Validation of Novel Tools and Technologies for Neuroscience Research (SBIR) (R43/R44 - Clinical Trial Not Allowed)

(PA-18-871) Multiple Institutes

Application Receipt/Submission Date(s): Standard dates apply.

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