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U.S. Army and UK researchers study jet lag remedy in Brunei
November 30, 2018

Could breathing reduced oxygen help warfighters recover from jet lag faster? In an effort to find out, U.S. Army and U.K. researchers recently conducted a jet lag study on British warfighters who traveled to the lush rainforests of Brunei.

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S2PRINT takes USARIEM research to the next level
November 30, 2018

The Soldier Squad Performance Research Institute (S2PRINT) a partnership between the Natick Soldier, Research, Development and Engineering Center (NSRDEC) and the U.S. Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine (USARIEM) is expected to become operational early in 2023. The researchers at USARIEM are already looking ahead at what the new center will provide to enhance their research.

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Army researchers developing heat illness mitigation app
October 30, 2018

Warfighters can lose valuable training days due to unit leaders taking overzealous safety precautions, and as a result, they cannot learn and practice the necessary skills to become a ready and lethal force. However, warfighters training rigorously while forgoing safety can lead to disastrous consequences such as heat illness. These consequences can cost the U.S. military valuable training time, money and operational readiness.

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Army researchers study nutrition and performance at Marine Corps Mountain Warfare Training Center
September 17, 2018

Approximately ten thousand feet above sea level, in the Toiyabe National Forest in California, U.S. Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine, or USARIEM, scientists traveled to the Marine Corps Mountain Warfare Training Center, or MCMWTC, this summer to assess energy expenditure, energy intake and physical performance in warfighters during mountain warfare training.

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Army researchers partner with Fort Benning to study heat illness in 2,000 Soldiers
August 16, 2018

Recently, in an effort to study ways to predict heat illness, researchers from the U.S. Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine, or USARIEM, strapped wearable sensors on Soldiers from the 75th Ranger Regiment as they completed the first and second Ranger Assessment and Selection Program, or RASP, at Fort Benning, Georgia.

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USARIEM Overview Brochure
A look at USARIEM, the Department of Defense's premier institution for environmental and exercise physiology research. (PDF 670 KB)

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USARIEM Research Fellow and Internship Opportunities Flyer
This brochure contains information on internships, post Doctoral programs, research associateships, and career development at USARIEM, the Department of Defense’s premier institution for environmental and exercise physiology research. (PDF 731 KB)

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Biophysics & Biomedical Modeling Division Brochure
An overview of BBMD and its research on biomedical models and networked physiological sensor systems. (PDF 588 KB)


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2011 Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers

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2011 Research and Development Achivement Award for Technical Excellence

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2010 US Army Laboratory of the Year

US Army Medical Research and Materiel Command

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