Technical Guide 230 (Provisional), Environmental Health Risk Assessment and Chemical Exposure Guidelines for Deployed Military Personnel, June 2010.
HIO draws heavily on USAPHC
(Prov)'s medical, technical and health-education professionals to ensure that the information it provides is accurate and up to date.
Beyond the original 26 individuals in the New York Times article, the USAPHC
reviewed the medical records of individuals who were known to have been in the same unit of a previously identified exposed service member.
One of the 2 sets used in Afghanistan by the HPSs was a loaner from a USAPHC
, while the other was acquired through logistic channels after submitting an operational needs statement.
One area in which USAPHC
has a long history of coordinating interdisciplinary health efforts is the human-environment interface.
The Army Institute of Public Health (AIPH) and the USAPHC
Regions are available to assist with this process.
Ticks removed from people can be sent to the USAPHC
Army Institute of Public Health Entomological Sciences Program through the DoD Human Tick Test Kit Program, which is a free tick identification and testing service for DoD healthcare facilities.
will post communication products, which may be used by the other services, on its e-catalog website: https://usaphcapps.
funds health promotion officers and health promotion research assistants at Army installations that adhere to the standard CHPC model.
The project was supported in part by an appointment to the Research Participation Program for the US Army Public for Health Command (USAPHC
) administered by The Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education through an agreement between the US Department of Energy and the USAPHC
Execution and administrative support of the FYGVE Program rests within the USAPHC
at the district level.
On February 19, 2013, the Strategy Innovation Office of USAPHC
conducted an alternative exercise considering possible future scenarios with over 20 subject matter experts from the USAPHC
Epidemiology and Disease Surveillance and the Health Promotion and Wellness Portfolios, and CHAMP.