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.

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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.

PIlot Study programs across the MR3 Network 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.

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.

Recent Federal Funding Opportunties

Testing Interventions for Health-Enhancing Physical Activity (R01 - Clinical Trial Optional)

(PAR-18-324 ); Multiple Institutes

Application Receipt/Submission Date(s): New applications: February 5, 2018; October 5, 2018; June 5, 2019; February 5, 2020; October 5, 2020, by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization.

Developing Interventions for Health-Enhancing Physical Activity (R21/R33 - Clinical Trial Optional)

(PAR-18-307) Multiple Institutes

New applications: February 16, 2018; October 16, 2018; June 16, 2019; February 16, 2020; October 16, 2020, by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization.

Coordinating Center for Research Centers for Improving Management of Symptoms During and Following Cancer Treatment (U24)

(RFA-CA-17-042), National Cancer Institute

Application Receipt Date: January 17, 2018

Fundamental Science Research on Mind and Body Approaches (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)

(PA-18-322) National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health

Standard dates apply, by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization. All types of non-AIDS applications allowed for this funding opportunity announcement are due on these dates.

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