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Mission

The mission of the University of Washington Traumatic Brain Injury Model System is to promote the best health and recovery in persons with traumatic brain injury by using information gained from cutting edge research in clinical care.

The University of Washington TBI Model System is one of 14 government-funded centers in the United States that:

seeks to find out what happens to people who have a TBI, how they recover and what to expect on a long-term basis.

examines various treatments that may lessen the problems caused by brain injury.

provides state-of-the-art rehabilitation that meets the needs of people with TBI and their families.

Funding Information:

National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR)

Related UW Entities:

School of Medicine, Department of Neurosurgery

Center Details

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Director: Bell, Kathy
Year Started: 1998
Administrator / Program Manager: Kempthorne, Leslie
Administering College/School: School of Medicine 
P.I. Home Department: Department of Rehabilitation Medicine 
Faculty Involvement: 9