Injury Center Funding Opportunity Announcements (FOAs)

CE05-023 – Grants for Traumatic Injury Biomechanics

Initial Fiscal Year: 2005
Program: ERPO
FOA Number: CE05-023
FOA Title: Grants for Traumatic Injury Biomechanics


The purposes of the program are to:
– Solicit research applications that address the priorities reflected under the heading, “Research Objectives”.
– Build the scientific base for the prevention and control of fatal and nonfatal injuries and related disabilities.
– Encourage professionals from a wide spectrum of disciplines of epidemiology, behavioral and social sciences, medicine, biostatistics, public health, law, criminal justice, and engineering to perform research in order to prevent and control injuries more effectively.
– Encourage investigators to propose research that: involves intervention development and testing as well as research on methods; enhances the adoption and maintenance of effective intervention strategies among individuals, organizations, or communities.

Awarded Projects

Project Title: Reducing Falls Using Task-Specific Training
Grant Number: CE000620
Project Period: 9/30/05-9/29/08

Project Title: Addressing Injury to Cartilage by Forces Generated during Knee Ligament Trauma
Grant Number: CE000623
Project Period: 9/30/05-9/29/08

Project Title: Biomechanical Mechanisms of Facet-Mediated Whiplash Injury & Pain
Grant Number: CE000689
Project Period: 8/30/05-8/29/08