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Armed Forces Institute of Regenerative Medicine (AFIRM) Homepage

What is the Armed Forces Institute of Regenerative Medicine?

The Armed Forces Institute of Regenerative Medicine (AFIRM) is a multi-institutional, interdisciplinary network working to develop advanced treatment options for our severely wounded servicemen and women. The AFIRM is managed and funded through the US Army Medical Research and Materiel Command (MRMC); with additional funding from the US Navy, Office of Naval Research; the US Air Force, Office of the Surgeon General; the National Institutes of Health; the Veterans Administration; the Department of Defense, Health Affairs and local public and private matching funding.

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This website provides an introduction to the Armed Forces Institute of Regenerative Medicine (AFIRM) and contains official Government information.

Its use is intended for members of the general public, news media and Military Health System beneficiaries.

Please address questions or concerns about this website to the USAMRMC Public Affairs Office at USArmy.Detrick.MEDCOM-USAMRMC.List.Webmaster@mail.mil or by telephone at 301-619-2736

Last Modified Date: 19 Dec 2013

AFIRM SPOTLIGHT

AFIRM II Kick Off Gathers Army, Academic Regenerative Medicine Experts

December 19, 2013

The U.S. Army Medical Research and Materiel Command leadership hosted a kick off meeting at Fort Detrick for the Armed Forces Institute of Regenerative Medicine: Warrior Restoration Consortium, known as AFIRM II, Dec. 16.

AFIRM II is led by the Wake Forest University School of Medicine (Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center) and funded through a cooperative agreement with USAMRMC, the Office of Naval Research, the Air Force Medical Service, the Office of Research and Development - Department of Veterans Affairs, the National Institutes of Health, and the Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs.

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Research Opportunities

Postdoctoral Research Opportunities in Extremity Trauma & Regenerative Medicine at the US Army Institute of Surgical Research

The Extremity Trauma and Regenerative Medicine Task Area at the United States Army Institute of Surgical Research (USAISR) is seeking candidates for postdoctoral positions.

Qualified candidates must be highly motivated, independent individuals with a PhD in bioengineering, physiology, cell biology, microbiology, or a related field ...

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