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Research

Innovative research dedicated to improve treatment and management of brain injury

Promoting a deeper understanding of brain injury to inform the public and enrich the lives of patients

CNS-CREF provides funding to support brain injury research.

Sample of Current Research

  • Exploring which treatments are most productive in addressing cognitive impairment following a brain injury.
     

  • Investigating exercise after a brain injury and determining the effects of an individualized exercise regimen on recovery.
     

  • Determining whether a non-pharmacological dietary intervention can improve symptoms after a traumatic brain injury.
     

  • Utilizing novel imaging techniques to study brain changes after injury and the impact of these changes on recovery.
     

  • Examining biomarkers associated with neurodegeneration to determine if they are associated with cognitive and affective disturbances.
     

  • ​Learning more about proteins and genes that impact neuroplasticity, memory and inflammation.