Optimizing Warfighter Health and Performance

When

Nov. 8, 2017, 10am to 11am

Office/Remote Location

Room 132

Description

Major Nick Barringer, RD, PhD will provide an overview of the research done at U.S. Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine (USARIEM) during his presentation titled "Optimizing Warfighter Health and Performance through Medical Research." USARIEM is made of four research divisions: Biophysics and Biomedical Modeling, Military Nutrition, Military Performance, and Thermal and Mountain Medicine.

(For more information, see USARIEM)

Additional staff from USARIEM will also attend, including:

  • Colonel Raymond Phua, USARIEM Commander
  • Dr. Bob Kenefick, Research Physiologist, Thermal Mountain Medicine Division
  • Lieutenant Colonel Joe Kardouni, Director, Total Army Injury and Health Outcomes Database (TAIHOD)

Admission Information

This event is free and open to the public.

Contact Information

UNLV Department of Kinesiology and Nutrition Sciences
Gabriele Wulf
702-895-0938

Event Sponsor

School of Allied Health Sciences, Department of Kinesiology and Nutrition Sciences