U.S. Army Medical Research & Materiel Command

U.S. Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine

Natick, MA


USARIEM is an internationally recognized center of excellence for Warfighter performance science and its useful applications. The institute functions as a world-class laboratory for environmental medicine, physiology, performance and nutrition research. It features integrated cellular, tissue, & human research programs. By leveraging its unique capabilities and facilities with industry, academia, and government, USARIEM produces a variety of important products, including performance optimization doctrine, preventive medicine and planning doctrine, materiel development support, physiological monitoring strategies and predictive algorithms, and health hazard assessments. USARIEM personnel were consultants on the establishment of the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado. USARIEM is organized into five divisions: Biophysics and Biomedical Modeling, Military Nutrition, Military Performance, Thermal and Mountain Medicine, and Research Support.

http://www.usariem.army.mil/External link

Last Modified Date: 22-Oct-2012