From global deployments to underdeveloped regions to living and working in close quarters, service members are placed in unique situations that may increase their risk of contracting an infectious disease. The ability to rapidly detect and diagnose illness is vital to force health protection.
The work done by NHRC’s Infectious Diseases (ID) researchers contributes directly to force health protection by defining critical pathogen threats and directing appropriate intervention strategies.
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