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)