General information


European Commission



Grant number


Total funding amount

EUR 1,129,500


IRENEA. Instituto de Rehabilitación Neurológica (Spain), Universtité de Liège (Belgium), Fondazione Don Carlo Gnocchi Onlus (Italy), Fondazione Santa Lucia (Italy), Fundacion Universidad Loyola Andalucia (Spain), Universita Degli Studi Della Campania Luigi Vanvitelli (Italy), Universita Degli Studi Di Roma La Sapienza (Italy), Schon Klinik Bad Aibling Se & Co Kg (Germany), Gemeinnuetzige Gesellschaft Zur Neurologischen Rehabilitation Nach Erworbenen Cerebralen Schaden Mbh (Germany), Universitat Politècnica de València (Spain), G.Tec Medical Engineering Gmbh (Austra)


  Disorders of consciouness


The overall goal of DoCMA is to enhance international research on Disorders of Consciousness (DoC) by strengthen the collaboration among project participants to leverage the shared scientific and expert know-how in the field. The partnerships will be instrumental in addressing, therefore, the following specific objectives: 1) Consolidating of a joint international scientific and innovation programme for developing research projects on DoC diagnosis, evaluation and management of patients. 2) Establishing a standardised methodology, common approach and data sharing resources to enable data access and research collaborations concerning DoC. 3) Contributing to transfer of knowledge and quality of life of the individuals, by generating new services, technologies and/or products to respond to the society needs concerning DoC. In short, this action will increase the scientific competence of the consortium members at the international level in DoC research and clinical practice, enhancing the transfer of knowledge and professional skills on evidence-based interventions and validated technology for a better management of patients.