The University of Washington Model Systems Knowledge Translation Center (UW MSKTC) was funded by the National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR) from 2006-2011. This website contains an archive of the products and processes developed during that time.
The objectives of the UW MSKTC were:
- To enhance understanding of the quality and relevance of the SCI, TBI, and Burn Injury Model Systems Programs’ research findings via a systematic review of evidence in SCI, TBI, and Burn injuries.
- To enhance knowledge of advances in SCI, TBI, and Burn injury research among consumers, clinicians, and other end-users.
- To create a knowledge management system to centralize resources developed by the SCI, TBI, and Burn Injury Model Systems for effective and uniform dissemination and technical assistance.
Primary activities of UW MSKTC included:
Development of evidence-based and consumer-ready
- Conducting systematic reviews of evidence.
- Research and training.
For more information contact us at the University of Washington Center for Technology and Disability Studies