NIH Toolbox administration guidelines during COVID-19 and social distancing

As part of COVID-19 guidelines and social distancing, the HealthMeasures and NIH Toolbox team acknowledges that the standard administration protocols for many of our measures will likely not be able to be adhered to. To assist in helping research studies and assessments continue, see our guidelines for users to determine which tests can be administered remotely and how to administer them.

Read administration guidelines here>>

The NIH Toolbox® is a comprehensive set of neuro-behavioral measurements that quickly assess cognitive, emotional, sensory, and motor functions from the convenience of an iPad.

Why use NIH Toolbox?

  • Developed and validated with state-of-the-science methodology to be psychometrically sound
  • Based on a nationally representative sample to enable cross-measure comparisons
  • Created to be well-suited for measuring outcomes in longitudinal studies
  • Translations are available in Spanish and other languages
  • To learn more about the NIH Toolbox measures and scores, view the NIH Toolbox introductory brochure>>

HealthMeasures is the official information and distribution center for PROMIS®, Neuro-QoL™, NIH Toolbox®, and ASCQ-Me®, which were developed and evaluated with National Institutes of Health (NIH) funding. 

 NIH Toolbox for the Assessment of Neurological and Behavioral Function and the NIH Toolbox logo are marks owned by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.