February 05, 2019

The 2019 Military Health System Research Symposium (MHSRS) Call for Abstracts opens 4 February 2019 and will close on 15 March 2019. This date WILL NOT be extended past 15 March, so please plan accordingly.

The MHSRS is the Department of Defense’s premier scientific meeting. It provides a collaborative environment for military medical care providers with deployment experience, DoD scientists, academia, and industry to meet and exchange information on the unique medical needs of the Warfighter.

January 30, 2019

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January 30, 2019
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Barbara McMakin
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Mental health disorders common following mild head injury

NIH-funded study identifies risk factors for neuropsychiatric conditions after concussion

December 20, 2018

On a clear night in February 2017, Steve McConnell stepped onto a friend’s San Francisco rooftop to admire the city skyline. From his Nob Hill perch, the gregarious 31-year-old attorney might have seen the glimmering lights of the Golden Gate Bridge or the sharp angles of the Transamerica Pyramid. He might have reveled in the sense of perspective bestowed by his bird’s-eye view.

May 31, 2018

An original TRACK-TBI investigation shows that being discharged from a hospital or trauma center after receiving treatment for a TBI does not always mean that a patient is fully recovered. A nationwide study lead by clinicians and scientists at UCSF and University of Southern California, show that more than half of TBI patients do not receive the follow up care they need. <<Read More>>