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Research Institute of Environmental Medicine

"We provide solutions to enhance Warfighter health and performance through biomedical research."

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'Can Do' Attitude Leads to Top Award for USAMRIEM's Reynoso

Following a number of key contributions to the U.S. Army Medical Research and Development Command, Marinaliz Reynoso with USAMRDC's U.S. Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine was honored as USAMRDC's Employee of the Quarter on December 20.
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Army scientists developing solutions to improve thermal toughness in the Arctic

For the Arctic Soldier, thermal toughness is essential for operating and training in the coldest conditions. Scientists from the U.S. Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine are developing solutions to make this ability a reality.
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Natick Soldiers and civilians needed for Army nutrition studies

The U.S. Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine is recruiting military and civilian volunteers for various nutrition studies that will launch at the beginning of 2021.
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Massachusetts GAFB competition boosts service members' morale

It was a typical, bright Saturday morning for the families, solo hikers and dog walkers strolling through the Minuteman National Park in Concord, Massachusetts. All donned masks and social distanced as they admired the scenery along Paul Revere's famous ride. It was not so typical to see 67 Soldiers and Airmen rucking along the dirt paths.
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USARIEM welcomes new commander in 2020 Change of Command ceremony

Col. Troy Morton assumed command of the U.S. Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine during a Change of Command ceremony at the Hunter Auditorium on July 28.
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Research Divisions

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Biophysics & Biomedical Modeling


BBMD uses biomedical modeling to develop solutions that predict and counter environmental threats to Warfighter health and performance.

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Military Nutrition


MND's research provides the biomedical science basis for developing new rations, menus, food policies and programs that enable Warfighter health and performance.

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Military Performance


MPD conducts research to characterize, improve, and optimize Warfighter performance of military tasks and missions to prevent or mitigate performance decrements due to military-relevant threats, including injuries, physical overload, occupational stressors, and exposures.

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Thermal and Mountain Medicine


TMMD conducts research to optimize physical and cognitive performance and prevent illness associated with military operations at environmental extremes, such as heat, cold, high terrestrial altitude, and subterranean.

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USARIEM at a Glance

USARIEM conducts its mission by leveraging its unique capabilities, facilities and global partnerships with industry, academia and the government.
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U.S. Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine

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Last Modified Date: 11/2/2021