The proposed research will be a preliminary investigation into the potential association between microbiota abundance, hormone levels, peripheral inflammation and current symptoms (psychiatric and cognitive) in Veterans with and without a history of mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI). This work has the potential to form a new line of research that could ultimately provide new treatment options for individuals who have persisting symptoms following mTBI.
May 1, 2020 — May 1, 2021
Garvey Institute for Brain Health Solutions
King County, Seattle
PTSD, Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)