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USU Consensus Conference Leads to Eight Recommendations for Medical System Response following Mass Shootings

Clinicians who responded in the immediate aftermath of mass shootings in Las Vegas, Sutherland Springs and El Paso, Texas, Orlando and Parkland, Florida, and Dayton, Ohio, were brought together by the Uniformed Services University of the Health...
19-Jul-2022 12:55 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Study identifies new approach for developing simple-to-use, ‘shelf-available’ COVID treatment options

An array of new, simple “shelf-available” SARS-CoV-2 treatment options could soon be available in the fight against COVID thanks to a new study, “Engineered ACE2-Fc counters murine lethal SARS-CoV-2 infection through direct neutralization and...
12-Jul-2022 7:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

CTE ‘uncommon’ in service member brains, most associated with civilian activities, DoD study finds

CTE, or chronic traumatic encephalopathy, is uncommon in service members, and is more strongly linked to civilian traumatic brain injuries, according to a study published in the New England Journal of Medicine on June 9 by researchers at the...
9-Jun-2022 6:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Dr. Jonathan Woodson Selected to Lead Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences

Dr. Jonathan Woodson, a vascular surgeon and former Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs (ASD(HA)), will lead the nation’s only federal health sciences university – the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USU) –...
6-Jun-2022 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Senior HHS Advisor Rear Adm. Susan Orsega to Receive Honorary Degree from Uniformed Services University

The Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USU) will bestow an honorary degree upon U.S. Public Health Service (USPHS) Rear Adm. Susan Orsega, a USU graduate and the senior advisor to the U.S. Surgeon General and the Assistant...
16-May-2022 6:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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More than 340 Military Health Care Providers to Graduate on Armed Forces Day

The Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness, the Honorable Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr., will address more than 340 uniformed professionals and their guests on May 21, Armed Forces Day, as they receive their medical, graduate nursing and...
16-May-2022 6:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Military Medical Students Go from Uniform Jacket to White Coat in Uniformed Services University Ceremony

The Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USU) Hebert School of Medicine will host its annual White Coat ceremony today. During this time-honored momentous occasion, 177 members of the School of Medicine’s Class of 2025 will...
6-May-2022 9:35 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Uniformed Services University to Host May 4th DoD Cancer Moonshot Roundtable

On May 4th, the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences will host the Department of Defense Cancer Moonshot Roundtable, “A Conversation on Cancer Health Equity and Military-relevant Environmental Exposures,” as part of a day-long...
2-May-2022 12:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites


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Federal mental health, trauma experts offer Ukrainian-related resources

In response to the humanitarian crisis in Eastern Europe, several centers at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USU) have developed Ukrainian-translated resources for traumatic blood loss and mental health.
18-Mar-2022 8:05 AM EDT

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Stop Life-Threatening Bleeding: National Stop the Bleed Day, March 31

27-Mar-2018 6:00 AM EDT

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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