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On October 27, 2011 at 1:00-2:00 EDT the Defense Centers of Excellence for Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury (DCoE) will host a webinar on Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) entitled “Generational PTSD and Post-traumatic Growth“. Speakers will include DCoE …
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WASHINGTON (Army News Service, Aug. 19, 2011) — A new suicide prevention awareness video just released by the Army is aimed primarily at both junior leadership and first-line supervisors, to let them know their responsibility to be the first to …
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In December 2010 the U.S. Congress passed the America Competes Reauthorization Act, providing agencies with broad authority to conduct prize competitions as called for in President Obama’s 2010 Strategy for American Innovation. The America Competes Reauthorization Act gives agencies a …
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Mary Topic is a research intern at the Center for Technology and National Security Policy at the National Defense University. She works primarily on the Tranformative Innovation for Development and Emergency Support (TIDES) project. Currently, she is studying at St. …
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Garth Jensen is currently the Director of Innovation at the Carderock Division, Naval Surface Warfare Center. Garth was previously an Office of Naval Research Science Advisor at the Pentagon. mmowgli is both the coolest project I have ever worked on …
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By Carl Hunt, Greg Amis and Rick Raines As reported in Armed with Science last October, DoD’s Assistant Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering’s Rapid Reaction Technology Office (RRTO) has been working with the U.S. Air Force Institute of …
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Dr. John Ohab is a new technology strategist at the Department of Defense Public Web Program. In January 2010, Defense Media Activity launched the Armed with Science blog to share the stories of the amazing men and women involved in cutting-edge …
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The 2010 Army Science Conference concludes today with sessions ranging from power and energy to immersive technology. One of the more “hands on” technologies being displayed is COMET. Robert Beckinger, from the U.S. Army Research, Development and Engineering Command’s communications-electronics …
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