Accession Number:

AD1034173

Title:

Department of Defense and Department of Veterans Affairs Centers of Excellence

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report

Corporate Author:

OFFICE OF THE ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF DEFENSE (HEALTH AFFAIRS) WASHINGTON DC WASHINGTON United States

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2009-08-28

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

Sections 721 and 723 of the Duncan Hunter National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2009 NDAA FY09 direct the DoD to establish a CoE within the Department for the prevention, diagnosis, mitigation, treatment, and rehabilitation of members of the Armed Forces with hearing loss and auditory system injuries, and a CoE for the mitigation, treatment, and rehabilitation of Service members with traumatic extremity injuries and amputations.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research
  • Weapons Effects (Biological)

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE