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Our History

Military medicine has a long and celebrated history. We apply lessons from our past to improve the care of military personnel and their families today and in the future. New surgical techniques, powerful painkillers, antibiotic drugs, and triage and evacuation procedures have revolutionized military medicine.

In this section, you'll find featured stories and information about the history of military medicine.

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Immunization Lifelong Learners Course (ILLC): Bremerton, WA

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9/28/2022

A two-day face-to-face course designed to ensure health care personnel are trained in vaccine policy, vaccine safety, and effectiveness.

Twentynine Palms ILLC

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9/28/2022

A two-day face-to-face course designed to ensure health care personnel are trained in vaccine policy, vaccine safety, and effectiveness.

TBICoE Quarterly Education Series: Global Impact of Traumatic Brain Injury Care

Calendar Event
9/28/2022

The Traumatic Brain Injury Center of Excellence is collaborating with the Department of Veterans Affairs to host the next TBICoE Quarterly Education Series. During this event you will hear how historical conflicts have spurred innovation and research, shaping TBI care. You will gain insight into some of the pressing issues of TBI care and explore areas for future research. Please join TBICoE and the VA for the next Quarterly Education Series, November 16, 2022!

National Disability Employment Awareness Month 2022 Virtual Observance

Calendar Event
9/27/2022

Join the DHA's virtual observance of National Disability Employment Awareness Month 2022.

Session: Skills-Based Professional Development: Leading Virtually

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9/27/2022

You will discover how to improve your virtual communication, how to facilitate teamwork, and how to motivate team members.

Skills-Based Professional Development: Delegating Effectively

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9/27/2022

Come discover ways to delegate effectively as you empower team members to grow in responsibilities and skillsets.

Session: Skills-Based Professional Development: Resiliency VIII: Physical Resilience

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9/27/2022

Physical resilience improves productivity and enhances one's mood. Having strong physical resilience can also increase energy. In this session, participants will strengthen focus and attention by understanding the effects and impact of physical resilience.

Session: Skills-Based Professional Development: Resiliency VI: Celebrate Good News

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9/27/2022

In today’s fast-paced global environment, we often are too busy to realize when someone is seeking social interactions with us. In this session, you will learn how to build emotional intelligence to foster interpersonal relationships

Session: Skills-Based Professional Development: Resiliency VII: Mindfulness – Being Present

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9/27/2022

Being in the moment increases productivity and focus by training the mind to be present. In this session, participants will learn how to make purposeful decisions by acknowledging their emotions and thoughts.

Native American Heritage Month 2022 Virtual Observance

Calendar Event
9/27/2022

Join us for DHA’s virtual special observance of Native American Heritage Month 2022.

Session: Skills-Based Professional Development: Team Building

Calendar Event
9/27/2022

How do you develop a team where there is safety and an open flow of communication that allows for growth and productivity? Come join us to learn strategies on developing a powerful team culture.

Session: Skills-Based Professional Development: Effective Presentations

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9/27/2022

In this session, you will learn how to plan your presentation, how to incorporate Mayer's Principles of Multimedia Learning to design your presentation, and how to use interactive strategies to engage the audience.

USAID Women Owned Business Outreach Event

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9/23/2022

An event for Women-Owned Small Businesses interested in International Development.

SAME 2022 Federal Small Business Conference

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9/23/2022

National Small Business Federal Contracting Summit Fall 2022

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9/23/2022

Timely education and information on current trends, opportunities, and threats to small business contractors.

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