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Saving Lives, Improving Readiness: More Than 330 Military Health Care Professionals to Graduate


More than 330 uniformed professionals and their guests will receive their long-deserved medical, graduate nursing, dental and biomedical science, public health and clinical psychology degrees on May 20 – Armed Forces Day – at the Uniformed...
16-May-2017 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

‘Research Days’ Spotlight Strides in Science, Medicine

Some of the nation’s best and brightest clinical and scientific minds will see their achievements highlighted as part of the annual Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USU) Research Days taking place throughout the month...
2-May-2017 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

World-Renowned Traumatic Brain Injury, Neurodegenerative Diseases Expert to Lead Center for Neuroscience and Regenerative Medicine

Dr. David Brody, who is considered one of the world’s foremost researchers on traumatic brain injury and neurodegenerative diseases, has been appointed to the faculty of the F. Edward Hébert School of Medicine at the Uniformed Services University...
1-May-2017 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Trauma Surgeon Dr. Mark Bowyer to Receive International Society of Surgery Robert Danis Award


Retired Air Force trauma surgeon, Mark W. Bowyer, M.D., has been named as the 2017 recipient of the Robert Danis Prize by the International Society of Surgery/Société Internationale de Chirurgie. The Robert Danis Prize is awarded to the surgeon...
28-Apr-2017 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

New Website Launched to Promote Dietary Supplement Safety Awareness for DoD Personnel


Healthcare providers, commanders, and military service members looking for information on dietary supplements can now find evidence-based answers on a new Department of Defense (DoD) program website.
5-Apr-2017 5:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

I-PASS Study Group Awarded Prestigious John M. Eisenberg Award

The Joint Commission and the National Quality Forum (NQF) announced the 2016 John M. Eisenberg Award for Innovation in Patient Safety and Quality and the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USU) is among the members of I-PASS Study...
4-Apr-2017 8:55 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Dr. Jonathan Forsberg, Navy Orthopaedic Oncologist, to Receive the Ellis Island Medal of Honor


Navy Commander (Dr.) Jonathan A. Forsberg, professor and director of the DOD Osseointegration Program and Musculoskeletal Oncology in the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences-Walter Reed National Military Medical Center (USU-WRNMMC)...
4-Apr-2017 6:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Disrupted Brain Pathway, Altered Stress Hormones Key to TBI Impact Differences in Men, Women

The brains of men and women are wired differently, and when it comes to traumatic brain injuries (TBI), women are more likely to develop subsequent neuropsychiatric disorders, like anxiety, depression and post-traumatic stress disorder. Until now,...
29-Mar-2017 11:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Resources Available to Aid in Recovery From Community Violence

The recent string of violence among families throughout the country have increased the need for community resources to support those touched by the tragedies. Educational resources available from the Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress, or CSTS...
21-Apr-2009 12:10 PM EDT

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