Telemedicine & Advanced Technology Research Center (TATRC), U.S. Army Medical Research & Materiel Command (USAMRMC) Research Participation Program

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Description:   The Telemedicine & Advanced Technology Research Center (TATRC) performs medical reconnaissance and special operations to address critical gaps that are underrepresented in DoD medical research programs. TATRC is an office of the headquarters of the US Army Medical Research and Materiel Command (USAMRMC). TATRC fosters research on health informatics, telemedicine/m-Health, medical training systems, and computational biology, and promotes and manages science and engineering in other key Scientific Domains. Through an extensive network of partners, TATRC is focused at both ends of the research spectrum, exploring models of high risk and innovative research, and putting research findings into the hands of warfighters while looking toward wider civilian utility. TATRC augments core medical research programs through special funding and partnership opportunities. The Mobile Health Innovation Center (MHIC), located on Fort Gordon outside of Augusta, Georgia, provides a unique capability for TATRC. The MHIC serves as an innovation center of excellence for evaluating mobile health technologies and networks by providing subject matter expertise and a unique laboratory environment for intramural and extramural research activities in support of service members, beneficiaries, patients and Role 1 (first responders) through Role 4 (definitive health care facilities) of the military healthcare system (MHS) prior to enterprise wide deployment.

Discipline(s):   life, health, and medical sciences; communications and graphic design; mathematics; computer science; physical sciences; earth, environmental, and marine sciences; social and behavioral sciences; engineering

Eligibility:  U.S. Citizens Only. Undergraduate and Graduate students; Postgraduates who have completed degree within the last five years; Faculty Members; and Retired Scientists.

Location(s):   Various locations across U. S. TATRC HQ (Ft. Detrick, MD); TATRC Mobile Health Innovation Center (MHIC) (Ft. Gordon, GA)

Duration:   Full-Time & Part-Time appointments are made throughout the year for the duration of up to one year; Postgraduate appointments can be renewed for a total of 4 years at full-time participation; Postdoctoral appointments can be renewed for a total of 5 years at full-time participation

Frequency:  Year-round

Awards made:  Number varies

Deadline(s):  Applications accepted year-round

Benefits:  Stipend based on research area(s) and academic classification; Faculty appointment stipends based on regular salary

Funding source(s):  Through an interagency agreement with the U.S. Department of Energy

How to apply:  Complete an application at ORAU Maryland

Contact(s):
Recruiter Project Manager
Carl Rodgers Brianna Znamirowski
Carl.Rodgers@orau.org Brianna.Znamirowski@orau.org

(443) 303-2517

(410) 306-9219

 

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