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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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P&T Minutes - August 2017 (Addendum 1)

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10/24/2017

Please note that files for the July 2004 and subsequent meetings contain both meeting minutes and the decision paper signed by the Director, Defense Health Agency, approving or disapproving the recommendations of the Committee. The July 2004 meeting marked the first meeting under the new DoD P&T Committee charter, which established a new membership structure and approval authority.

Inaugural Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business Opportunity Day

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9/27/2017

Agenda for the Inaugural Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business Opportunity Day on November 9, 2017

Inaugural Future Small Business Symposium

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9/27/2017

Agenda for the First Annual Future Small Business Symposium on October 18, 2017

BAP Background Information: September 21, 2017

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9/8/2017

Background Information for the September 21, 2017 BAP Meeting

BAP Agenda: September 21, 2017

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9/8/2017

Agenda for the September 21st BAP Meeting

DOD P&T Committee Executive Summary: Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis

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8/22/2017

Executive Summary for Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis

DOD P&T Committee Executive Summary: Ophthalmic-1s: Antihistamine and Dual Acting Antihistamine/Mast Cell Stabilizers

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8/22/2017

Executive Summary for Ophthalmic-1s: Antihistamine and Dual Acting Antihistamine/Mast Cell Stabilizers

Minutes: August 10, 2017

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8/10/2017

Meeting Minutes from the Defense Health Board Meeting on August 10, 2017

Agenda: August 10, 2017

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8/10/2017

Agenda for the Defense Health Board Meeting on August 10, 2017

P&T Minutes - May 2017

Meeting Reference
8/8/2017

Please note that files for the July 2004 and subsequent meetings contain both meeting minutes and the decision paper signed by the Director, Defense Health Agency, approving or disapproving the recommendations of the Committee. The July 2004 meeting marked the first meeting under the new DoD P&T Committee charter, which established a new membership structure and approval authority.

BAP Meeting Minutes - June 22, 2017

Meeting Reference
8/3/2017

Meeting minutes from the June 22, 2017 Beneficiary Advisory Panel meeting.

Minutes: June 26, 2017

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6/26/2017

Meeting Minutes from the Defense Health Board Meeting on June 26, 2017

Agenda: June 26, 2017

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6/26/2017

Agenda for the June 26, 2017 Defense Health Board Meeting

Report to Congress Formulary for Transition of Care Update

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6/19/2017

This is the updated list of medications for the Report to Congress: Joint Uniform Formulary for Transition of Care

BAP Agenda: June 22, 2017

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6/12/2017

Agenda for the June 22nd BAP Meeting

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