The TBI Endpoints (TED) Initiative held its first Consensus Conference on February 2-3, 2015 at the NIH campus in Bethesda, MD. The TED Initiative, a five-year program funded by the U.S. Department of Defense, will curate and harmonize data from a variety of legacy and ongoing military, civilian, and sport TBI cohorts into a Metadataset that can be interrogated for associations between clinical, proteomic, genomic, and imaging findings that smaller individual studies were not powered or designed to find.
The National Institutes of Health is awarding $18.8 million over five years to support worldwide research on concussion and traumatic brain injury. The NIH award, part of one of the largest international research collaborations ever coordinated by funding agencies, will be administered through UC San Francisco. <<Read More>>