MR3 Network

Medical Rehabilitation Research Resource Network

The Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD), through the National Center for Medical Rehabilitation Research (NCMRR), the National Institute for Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS), and the National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB) have funded six P2C resource center grants that provide infrastructure and access to expertise, technologies, and resources to support 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, conferences, and 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.

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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.

Download the plan from the NICHD website.

Latest News

NIH Research Plan on Rehabilitation
Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
November 15, 2016
Dimitra Blana from Keele University in the United Kingdom Is the NCSRR Newest OpenSim Fellow
National Center for Simulation in Rehabilitation Research (NCSRR)
November 14, 2016
Dr. Michael Boninger Presents at the White House Frontiers Conference
Alliance for Regenerative Rehabilitation Research & Training
October 21, 2016
Dr. Thomas Rando Elected to the National Academy of Medicine
Alliance for Regenerative Rehabilitation Research & Training (AR3T)
October 19, 2016

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Recent Federal Funding Opportunties

BRAIN Initiative Fellows: Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Postdoctoral Fellowship

(F32; RFA-MH-17-250) Multiple Institutes.

Application Receipt Date(s): March 15, 2017.
NINDS Morris K. Udall Centers of Excellence for Parkinson's Disease Research (P50)

(RFA-NS-17-001) National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

Application Receipt Date(s): December 14, 2016.
BRAIN Initiative: New Concepts and Early-Stage Research for Large-Scale Recording and Modulation in the Nervous System

(R21; RFA-EY-17-001) Multiple Institutes

Application Receipt Date(s): December 7, 2016.
NIAMS Clinical Trial Planning Grant

(R34; PAR-16-446). National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases.

Application Receipt/Submission Date(s): March 1, 2017; July 3, 2017; November 1, 2017; March 2, 2018; July 2, 2018; November 1, 2018; March 1, 2019; July 1, 2019; November 1, 2019.

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