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Members of the University of Pittsburgh Department of Occupational Therapy have vibrant and active research agendas addressing the concerns of the occupational therapy community. To this end they have received grants from a variety of funding sources including Foundations, the National Institutes of Health (NIH), the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), and the Department of Defense (DOD).

Investigator: Roxanna M. Bendixen
Grant Title: Comprehensive Assessment of Children with Chronic Illness and Disability
Agency: National Institute of Child Health & Human Development
Number: K01HD064778

Investigator: Elizabeth Skidmore (PI)
Grant Title: Closing the Gap in Stroke Rehabilitation 
Agency: National Center for Medical Rehabilitation Research 
Number: R01 HD074693

Investigator: Roxanna M. Bendixen
Grant Title: Strategies for Engaging the Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD) Community in Research
Agency: Foundation to Eradicate Duchenne

Investigators: Charles F. Reynolds (PI); Juleen Rodakowski (Post Doctoral Scholar)
Grant Title: Clinical and Translational Research Training in Late-Life Mood Disorders
Agency: National Institute of Mental Health
Number: T32 MH019986

Investigator: Elizabeth Skidmore (PI)
Grant Title: Guided Versus Directed Training for Stroke Rehabilitation 
Agency: National Center for Medical Rehabilitation Research 
Number: R03 HD073770

Investigators: Amy K. Wagner (PI); Elizabeth R. Skidmore (Co-I)
Grant Title: Developing Cognitive Training and Rehabilitation Paradigms for Experimental TBI
Agency: National Center for Medical Rehabilitation Research 
Number: R21 HD071728

Investigators: Amy K. Wagner (PI); Elizabeth R. Skidmore (Co-I)
Grant Title: University of Pittsburgh Traumatic Brain Injury Model System
Agency: National Institute for Disability and Rehabilitation Research 
Number: H133A120087

Investigators: Charles F. Reynolds (PI); Elizabeth R. Skidmore (PI)
Grant Title: ACISR for Late-Life Depression Prevention
Agency: National Institute of Mental Health
Number: P30MH090333

Investigators: Ellen M. Whyte (PI); Elizabeth R. Skidmore (Co-I)
Grant Title: Donepezil to Promote Functional Recovery Post-Stroke
Agency: National Center for Medical and Rehabilitation Research 
Number: R01 HD055525

Investigators: Pamela Toto (PI); Elizabeth Skidmore (Co-PI)
Grant Title: Client-centered Assessment for Primary Care: A Feasibility Study
Agency: Aging Institute of University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Senior Services

Investigator: Pamela Toto (PI); Elizabeth Skidmore (Co-PI); Nicholas Castle (Co-PI)
Grant Title: TRANSITIONS: A New Intervention for Frail Adults
Agency: UPMC Rehabilitation Institute

Investigators: Anthony Kline (PI); Elizabeth R. Skidmore (Co-I)
Grant Title: Optimizing Environmental Enrichment to Model Preclinical Neurorehabilitation
Agency: National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke 
Number: R01 NS084967

Investigators: Cynthia Johnson (PI); Roxanna Bendixen (Co-I)
Grant Title: Behavioral Treatment of Feeding in Autism
Agency: National Institute of Mental Health
Number: R34 MH100254