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Providence VA Medical Center, Rhode Island


Center for Neurorestoration and Neurotechnology (CfNN)


The VA RR&D Center for Neurorestoration and Neurotechnology (CfNN) began with a June 2012 funding award from the Department of Veterans Affairs Rehabilitation Research and Development Service.  The Center is a collaboration between the Providence VA Medical Center, Brown University, Butler Hospital, Lifespan, and Massachusetts General Hospital.  CfNN unifies distinguished researchers and clinicians to advance and translate neurotechnology to restore lost function.  Through its three focus areas and three support cores, CfNN seeks to develop, test and implement new therapies and technologies that restore function for Veterans with disorders affecting the nervous system.

The Center supports three focus areas:
    1. Restoring Communication and Mobility
    2. Restoring Affective and Cognitive Health
    3. Restoring Limb Function
and three Cores:
    A. Neuromodulation and Imaging
    B. Recording, Decoding, and Computational Neuroscience
    C. Assessment, Outcome Measurement, and  
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VA RR&D Center for Neurorestoration and Neurotechnology
Providence VA Medical Center
830 Chalkstone Ave., Bldg 32
Providence, RI  02908
Tel: (401) 273-7100 Ext. 6236
Fax: (401) 457-3311

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