Under this particular DRRP priority, the grantee must conduct research toward the development of rigorous research methods and approaches that can be used in virtual environments to enable people with cognitive disabilities to share valid, reliable, and meaningful data about their experiences and outcomes. People with cognitive disabilities may include but are not limited to those with intellectual or developmental disabilities, serious mental illness, traumatic brain injury, dementia, or stroke.
The Administrator of the Administration for Community Living establishes a priority for a Disability Rehabilitation Research Project (DRRP) on Improving Methods for Conducting Research with People with Cognitive Disabilities in Virtual Environments. The DRRP must contribute to the outcome of establishing new research methods and approaches to enable people with cognitive disabilities to share valid, reliable, and meaningful data about their experiences and outcomes when participating in research that uses remote virtual technologies.
To contribute to this outcome, the DRRP must--
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