Accession Number : AD1030624

Title :   Collaborative Research to Optimize Warfighter Nutrition (CROWN)

Descriptive Note : Technical Report,01 Sep 2013,31 Aug 2014

Corporate Author : Pennington Biomedical Research Center Baton Rouge United States

Personal Author(s) : Rood,Jennifer C

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Report Date : 01 Sep 2014

Pagination or Media Count : 12

Abstract : Background: The projects overarching objective is to discover novel strategies that promote Warfighter resilience, improve Warfighter combat readiness, and assure optimal Warfighter performance. Specifically, this project provides for the most efficient and cost-effective execution of the Department of Defense (DoD) objectives to ensure a healthy and fit fighting troop base, ready for deployment and resilient to the stressors of duty. This project continues and sustains the collaborative alliance that has been forged between USARIEM and the Pennington Biomedical Research Center (PBRC) since 1988.

Descriptors :   metabolism , nutrition physiology) , operational readiness , performance(human) , military personnel , stress(physiology) , biomedical research , combat readiness , research facilities , medical personnel , clinical medicine , databases , military research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE