|How can I get access to the NIH Toolbox measures?|
Go to About Us/Contact Us to find a link to our preliminary questions form. Once you have responded to those questions, a member of the NIH Toolbox team will contact you.
|What is Toolbox?|
NIH Toolbox is a multidimensional set of measures assessing cognitive, emotional, motor and sensory function from ages 3-85, and meets the need for a standard set of measures that can be used as a “common currency” across diverse study designs and settings.
|Who is on the NIH Toolbox Leadership Team?|
Leadership team members are:
Molly Wagster, PhD, NIH
Richard Gershon, Northwestern University
Hugh Hendrie, MBChB, DSc, Indiana University
Nathan Fox, PhD, University of Maryland
David Cella, PhD, Northwestern University
Richard Havlik, MD, Westat, Inc.
|How is NIH Toolbox funded?|
This project is funded in whole or in part with Federal funds from the Blueprint for Neuroscience Research and the Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research, National Institutes of Health, under Contract No. HHS-N-260-2006-00007-C.
|When was the NIH Toolbox contract awarded?|
The contract for the NIH Toolbox for Assessment of Neurological and Behavioral Function was awarded in 2006 by the NIH Blueprint for Neuroscience Research. (Richard Gershon, PhD, Northwestern University, P.I.)
|What does the NIH Toolbox measure?|
NIH Toolbox measures the domains of Cognition, Motor, Emotion and Sensation