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Ohio State research seeks to improve safety, reduce injury in elderly drivers

​As baby boomers age, their risk of life-threatening injuries from car crashes also increases. Although car seat belts are safe and save the lives of many drivers of different shapes and sizes, they don’t always provide optimal safety for everyone. ...[Read More]
Published: Dec-01-16
Tags: Research

$3 Million Grant to Study Cerebral Palsy Therapy

​As the most common of childhood physical disabilities, cerebral palsy (CP) affects roughly 10,000 babies born each year. About 764,000 children and adults in the United States exhibit its symptoms — motor and speech impairment caused by damage to s ...[Read More]
Published: Nov-22-16
Tags: Research

$3 million grant awarded to support HIV research

The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, a division of the National Institutes of Health, awarded $3 million to principal investigator and assistant professor in the School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences Nicholas Funderburg, PhD, to sup ...[Read More]
Published: Nov-15-16
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Ohio State research team joins Spinal Cord Injury Model System Program

​A $2.3-million, five-year federal grant was awarded to The Ohio State University from the National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research to become a Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) Model Systems Center. Ohio State and ou ...[Read More]
Published: Nov-15-16
Tags: Research