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Get Involved!

Involvement from the field plays a critical role in the success of the Model Systems Knowledge Translation Center (MSKTC). Periodically, we recruit individuals with spinal cord injury, traumatic brain injury, and burn injury and their family members to participate in MSKTC activities. Here is a listing of our current recruitment initiatives:

Recruiting Veterans with Traumatic Brain Injury for a Health Information Needs Study

Are you a veteran who sustained a TBI in the past five years? Would you like to share your experience in research to help others in the future?

The Model Systems Knowledge Translation Center (MSKTC) is recruiting individuals over 18 years old who are veterans and who sustained a TBI in the past five years. Participants will participate in an interview about their health information needs. Participants will be compensated $75.

The study is funded by the National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research (NIILDRR) and conducted by the American Institutes for Research (AIR) and George Mason University. The study has been approved by the Institutional Review Board (IRB) at AIR. If you are interested, please call(202) 403-5600 or email msktc@air.org for more information.

 

Recruiting Caregivers of Veterans Traumatic Brain Injury for a Health Information Needs Study

Are you a caregiver of a veteran who sustained a TBI in the past five years? Would you like to share your experience in research to help others in the future?

The Model Systems Knowledge Translation Center (MSKTC) is recruiting individuals over 18 years old who are caregivers of veterans who sustained a TBI in the past five years. Participants will participate in an interview about their health information needs. Participants will be compensated $75.

The study is funded by the National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research (NIILDRR) and conducted by the American Institutes for Research (AIR) and George Mason University. The study has been approved by the Institutional Review Board (IRB) at AIR. If you are interested, please call(202) 403-5600 or email msktc@air.org for more information.

 

Recruiting Individuals with Burn Injuries and Their Family Members for Testing Consumer Fact Sheet on Various Topics Related to Burn

The Model Systems Knowledge Translation Center (MSKTC) is recruiting individuals over 18 years old with burn injury, their caregivers, and their family members to test the following fact sheets:

  • Healthy Eating After Burn Injury – For Adults
  • Healthy Eating After Burn Injury – For Kids

Participants will participate in an interview to provide input on the fact sheet. Participants will be compensated $25.

The study is funded by the National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research (NIDILRR) and conducted by the American Institutes for Research (AIR) and George Mason University. The study has been approved by the Institutional Review Board (IRB) at AIR. If you are interested, please call(202) 403-5600 or email msktc@air.org for more information.