- About MHSRS
About the Military Health System Research Symposium (MHSRS)
The MHSRS is the Department of Defense’s premier scientific meeting. It
provides a venue for presenting new scientific knowledge resulting from
military-unique research and development. The MHSRS is the only military
or civilian meeting that focuses specifically on the unique medical
needs of the Warfighter.
The MHSRS provides a collaborative setting for the exchange of
information between military providers with deployment experience,
research and academic scientists, international partners, and industry
on research and related health care initiatives falling under the topic
areas of Combat Casualty Care, Military Operational Medicine, Clinical
and Rehabilitative Medicine, Medical Simulation and Information
Sciences, and Military Infectious Disease.
The MHSRS is an annual four-day educational symposium that draws
approximately 2,300 attendees.