ISCoS QoL Special Interest Group Virtual Meeting 2020
The ISCoS QoL SIG met virtually on September 23rd, 2020. The group received a presentation from Melissa Miller, PhD, Program Manager of the Spinal Cord Injury Research Program at DoD. Dr. Miller discussed DoD funding opportunities for psychosocial research, including international research. Anke Scheel-Sailer, Maren Westphal, and Valerie Carrard presented on the internal consistency and convergent validity of the SCI-QOL-BDS in the post-acute phase using data from the SwiSCI inception cohort study. Dr. Monden presented preliminary results from her COVID-19 survey and the impact of the pandemic on the SCI community.