Disability and Rehabilitation Engineering Research

Research and development is only meaningful if it gets into the hands of people who will use it to:

  • make better decisions,
  • improve available products,
  • implement better policies and
  • develop better programs and services.

We'd like to use these pages to increase awareness about completed research, research in progress and the areas where research is still needed.

National Center for the Dissemination of Disability Research

The National Center for the Dissemination of Disability Research (NCDDR) in Austin, Texas was developed to help with the important job of disseminating research funded by the National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR).

NIDRR funds these large categories of disability and research projects:

Research Studies

Research Funding

Rehabilitation Engineering Research Sites

Resources for Researchers and Students

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Last Updated: 3-2-2006

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Please note: This information is provided a archival information from the Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center on Wheeled Mobility from 1993 to 2002.

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