National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR)

$69,625,000

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)

32,398,000

National Center for Medical Rehabilitation Research (NCMRR)

11,707,000

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

9,500,000

National Science Foundation (NSF)

6,582,000

Other includes:

13,100,000

Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board

300,000

Office of Disability, Aging, and Long-Term Care Policy

5,000,000

Social Security Administration

5,000,000

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Office of Policy Development and Research

100,000

U.S. Department of Transportation

2,700,000

FIGURE 10-1 Traditional view of federal spending in rehabilitation-related research.

ter for Medical Rehabilitation Research (NCMRR) supports 8 percent ($12 million) of the federal spending on rehabilitation-related research. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the National Science Foundation (NSF) support 7 percent ($9.5 million) and 5 percent ($6.5 million), respectively. Five other federal agencies and programs with research activities focused specifically on rehabilitation spend the remaining nine percent of the federal government's rehabilitation-related research funds (the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development [HUD], the Office of Disability, Aging and Long Term Care of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services [DHHS], the Social Security Administration [SSA], the U.S. Department of Transportation, and the Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board).



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