Injury Center Funding Opportunity Announcements (FOAs)

CE07-006: Grants for Traumatic Injury Biomechanics Research

Initial Fiscal Year: 2007
Program: ERPO
FOA Number: Grants for Traumatic Injury Biomechanics Research
FOA Title: CE07-006


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: Effect of Biomechanical Force Exposure on Cognition and Brain Activation in Student Athletes
Grant Number: 5 R01 CE001254-03
Project Period: 9/1/20078/31/2010

Project Title: Prevention of neck injuries in older adults during rear motor vehicle collisions
Grant Number: 5 R01 CE001257-03
Project Period: 9/1/20078/31/2010