Topic: Multiple sclerosis

Nursing Researchers Receive $2.2 Million NIH Grant for Multiple Sclerosis Cognitive Rehabilitation Study

Dec. 3, 2013

Alexa Stuifbergen, dean of The University of Texas at Austin School of Nursing, and Heather Becker, a research scientist at the school, have received a $2.2 million National Institutes of Health (NIH) grant to continue their study on improving the quality of life for people coping with multiple sclerosis (MS), particularly those with cognitive impairments.

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Understanding the Challenges of Cancer Survivors With Pre-existing Disabilities Subject of New University of Texas at Austin School of Nursing Study

Feb. 25, 2009

Cancer survivors with pre-existing functional impairments due to disabling conditions such as polio, spinal cord injury or sensory impairments are the subject of a new $324,732 University of Texas at Austin School of Nursing study.

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Pioneering Engineer Elected into Institute of Medicine

Oct. 13, 2008

Nicholas A. Peppas was elected today to the Institute of Medicine (IOM) of the National Academy of Sciences.

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