Skip to main content

Military Health System

Medical Evaluation Board (MEB)

Date of Publication:



For Service members entering the disability evaluation system, the MEB conducts the medical evaluation on conditions that potentially affect the Service member’s fitness for duty. The MEB documents the Service member’s medical condition(s) and history with an MEB narrative summary as part of an MEB packet. 

Source of Definition:

DoDI 1332.18: Disability Evaluation System (DES)

Last Updated: November 29, 2022
Follow us on Instagram Follow us on LinkedIn Follow us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter Follow us on YouTube Sign up on GovDelivery