Aerospace Medicine

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Name: Aerospace Medicine
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Real life emergency teaches airman ‘training is not a waste of time’

ss Ashli Harris, 47th Medical Group flight medicine technician at Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas, came to the aid of a woman who was struck by a vehicle in San Antonio July 14. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Ariel D. Delgado)Her gut told her ... [Published Military Times - 1 hour ago]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

LADS flight impresses

Taking hydrography to the sky is the unique task of the Laser Airborne Depth Sounder (LADS) flight is and one of the lesser known capabilities of the Royal Australian Navy's Australian Hydrographic Service.The Navy's hydrographic fleet is most visible ... [Published Noodls - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Training is not a waste of time

8/25/2014 -  LAUGHLIN AIR FORCE BASE, Texas  --A Laughlin Airman came to the aid of a woman who was struck by a vehicle while walking along Interstate 410 in San Antonio, Texas, on the morning of July 14, 2014.San Antonio native, Airman 1 st Class Ashli ... [Published Laughlin Air Force Base - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 23 2014 - Updated Aug 23 2014 - 2 reports

Pills to reduce fatigue in fighter pilots

Now, fighter pilots can breathe easy while in the air. The Institute of Aerospace Medicine (IAM) has introduced pills for aircrew personnel that can be utilised to achieve peak performance. The pills will help them work for extended hours without the ... [Published Bangalore Mirror - Aug 23 2014]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

‘Ekiti South In Need Of True Lawmakers, Not Benchwarmers’

A chief consultant in aerospace medicine, Dr Makanjuola Akindele Owolabi, and a native of Egba Ekiti, in Ekiti South Senatorial District, is aiming for the Senate of the National Assembly in 2015. In this interview with PEMBI DAVID-STEPHEN, he explains ... [Published Leadership - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Study: Drone pilots suffer from PTSD following remote combat flights

Drone pilots might be flying missions thousands away from the battlefield, but can suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) just like Marines and soldiers with boots on the ground. In a U.S. Air Force study, 4.3 percent of around 1,000 drone ... [Published TweakTown - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

NASA Administrator confirms attendance at 2014 President's Conference

We are delighted to confirm that Charles F Bolden Jr. , Administrator for NASA will speak at the 2014 President's Conference. Charles adds to an impressive programme of speakers who are coming together in October to discuss 'The Strategic Choices for ... [Published Royal Aeronautical Society - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Air Chief Marshal to open 54th ISAM Conference

BANGALORE, Aug 19: Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha, Chief of the Air Staff and Chairman, Chiefs of Staff Committee (COSC) will inaugurate the 54th Annual Conference of Indian Society of Aerospace Medicine (ISAM) at the Institute of Aerospace Medicine (IAM) ... [Published Daily Excelsior.com - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

S.Africa remains Ebola free

The South African Department of Health has confirmed that a man suspected of having the Ebola virus has been cleared however the country remains on high alert. Joining CNBC Africa to discuss what airports are doing to screen arriving flights is Doctor ... [Published CNBC Africa - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

New Sanford Sheldon Physician Also Has Background In Agriculture And Aerospace Medicine

Sheldon, Iowa — A new doctor has begun his practice at Sanford Sheldon.Dr. Ryan Becker specializes in family medicine and ... ... [Published KIWARadio.com - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 10 2014 - Updated Aug 10 2014 - 2 reports

Dr Edmond Fernandes appointed Member, Advisory Committee of the International Aviation Conclave

Press ReleaseDr Edmond Fernandes, CEO, Center for Health and Development and a Post Graduate of Community Medicine at Yenepoya Medical College, Yenepoya University has been appointed as Member, Advisory Committee of the International Aviation Conclave ... [Published Mangalorean - Aug 10 2014]
First reported Aug 09 2014 - Updated Aug 09 2014 - 1 reports

The DHA and DoD healthcare delivery

ON THIS WEEK'S SHOW:How is the Defense Health Agency changing the way DoD delivers healthcare? Whatare some of the key challenges faced in restructuring such a complex system? Howis DHA transforming its health information technology portfolio? Join host ... [Published Federal News Radio 1500 AM - Aug 09 2014]

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"During this time of transition, it is important that our JBLE community remembers that health promotion is a shared responsibility," she said. "Transitioning from a facility-centric HAWC and a staff-based approach to Health Promotion to a capabilities-based framework allows everyone to cultivate a healthy JBLE community."
"I was very impressed with the professionalism of the civilian flight crew and the Navy Hydrographic crew who operated the flight" Commodore Di Pietro said
"I wasn't sure what it was that I saw," said Harris. "I knew I had a choice, to keep going or turn around. Intuition told me to turn around."
...Society of Aerospace Medicine (ISAM), Air Marshal A K Behl, president of the society and the Director General of Medical services (DGMS) Air, said, "High levels of skills go into flying and experts have been trying to find a way to reduce the pain of ejection. We have launched a project with DRDO where we will introduce a golf cap for aviators with sensors attached to it. The sensors will pick up eye movements and skin resistance when the aviator comes from a mission briefing."

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Real life emergency teaches airman ‘training is... [Published Military Times - 1 hour ago]
Children and teachers deploy in Operation KUDOS... [Published Grand Forks Air Force Base - 2 hours ago]
EA plans intensive airport screening to check E... [Published Daily News TSN - 12 hours ago]
JBLE welcomes new health program [Published DVIDS - Aug 26 2014]
LADS flight impresses [Published Noodls - Aug 26 2014]
Training is not a waste of time [Published Laughlin Air Force Base - Aug 26 2014]
IAF Chief Arup Raha inaugurates 54th annual con... [Published Jagran Post - Aug 23 2014]
Pills to reduce fatigue in fighter pilots [Published Bangalore Mirror - Aug 23 2014]
Pills to Keep Pilots Alert on Long Flights [Published New Indian Express - Aug 23 2014]
‘Ekiti South In Need Of True Lawmakers, Not Ben... [Published Leadership - Aug 22 2014]
Study: Drone pilots suffer from PTSD following ... [Published TweakTown - Aug 21 2014]
AFRL gaming lab provides real-world training [Published Aerotech News and Review - Aug 21 2014]
Drone Pilots Suffer PTSD Just Like Those in Combat [Published LiveScience.com - Aug 20 2014]
Ten What’s With…Sarah Kreps [Published Council On Foreign Relations - Aug 20 2014]
NASA Administrator confirms attendance at 2014 ... [Published Royal Aeronautical Society - Aug 20 2014]
Air Chief Marshal to open 54th ISAM Conference [Published Daily Excelsior.com - Aug 20 2014]
Outlasting the summer: tips on heat stress [Published McConnell Air Force Base - Aug 19 2014]
Belka and Strelka, the canine cosmonauts [Published RIA Novosti - Aug 19 2014]
S.Africa remains Ebola free [Published CNBC Africa - Aug 18 2014]
World Health Organization Calls On Ebola-Hit Co... [Published International Business Times - Aug 18 2014]
Panellists add to impressive conference programme [Published Royal Aeronautical Society - Aug 15 2014]
GRAPHENE NANOCHEM : New Patent Filed for Advanc... [Published 4 Traders - Aug 14 2014]
Graphene NanoChem : New Patent Filed for Advanc... [Published Investegate - Aug 14 2014]
Week of Photos of AFOUTH & Arkansas Air Nationa... [Published Beale Air Force Base - Aug 12 2014]
2015 International CES to feature latest sensor... [Published Design Product News - Aug 12 2014]
Yoga: A quiet escape for healthcare professionals [Published DVIDS - Aug 12 2014]
The latest 'buzz' around Altus AFB [Published Altus Air Force Base - Aug 12 2014]
Chile Declares UFOs Pose No Threat To Aircraft [Published Huffington Post - Aug 12 2014]
New Sanford Sheldon Physician Also Has Backgrou... [Published KIWARadio.com - Aug 12 2014]
Dr Edmond Fernandes appointed Member, Advisory ... [Published Mangalorean - Aug 10 2014]
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Find Out What You’re Buying – CounterPunch [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Jul 16 2014]
The issue of government procurement is one that may not rouse the public into mass outrage such as much other pressing political and social problems — but continue reading and perhaps it will rouse you intellectually. It is no secret that the U.S. government ...
Cardiology and the Pilot: Fit to Fly? [Published Mayo Clinic - YouTube - Jul 12 2014]
<a style="font-size: 15px; font-weight: bold;font-decoration: none;" href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YX4VG9etIHk&feature=youtube_gdata"&gt;Cardiology and the Pilot: Fit to Fly? In a video originally posted on TheHeart.org|Medscape Cardiology, ...
The True Costs of Remote Control Drone Wars [Published Informed Comment - May 12 2014]
(By Pratap Chatterjee via Tomdispatch) Enemies, innocent victims, and soldiers have always made up the three faces of war. With war growing more distant, with drones capable of performing on the battlefield while their “pilots” remain thousands of ...
Peterson educates during Public Health Week [Published Colorado Springs Military Newspaper Group - Apr 10 2014]
(U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Jared Marquis)PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. — Airman 1st Class Derric Caskey, 21st Medical Support Squadron, participates in the Public Health Week milk drinking contest at the Peterson Clinic April 7. Caskey won ...
U.S. Air Force is testing Google Glass & buildi... [Published Venturebeat - Apr 08 2014]
Above: Airforce test dummy wearing Google Glass Image Credit: U.S. Airforce The U.S. Air Force’s “BATMAN” research team at Wright Patterson Airforce Base in Ohio is beta testing Google Glass for possible use on the battlefield. And so far, they ...
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