Department of Defense Health Research: Navigating the Funding Landscape

BU Office of the Vice President and Associate Provost for Research hosted a workshop entitled Department of Defense Health Research: Navigating the Funding Landscape on September 23, 2014. Michael Ledford, Vice President, Lewis-Burke Associates LLC, presented on Department of Defense Health Research Programs. The presentation covered current cross-cutting trends and priorities, specific DOD programs which engage most directly with university researchers, and techniques for navigating the DOD health landscape. He reviewed more than 15 targets for research, including the Army Medical Research and Materiel Command, the Congressionally Directed Medical Research Program, the Defense Medical Research and Development Program, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, and the Defense Threat Reduction Agency.

Slides are available here: Defense Health Workshop Presentation

Video is available here: Defense Health Workshop Video