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DotMilDocs is officially moving to Health.mil/DotMilDocs. Please follow us and future episodes there. You’re listening to Dot Mil Docs, a product of the Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs, Military Health System. This show is designed to discuss the topics that concern you most when it comes to military health. We welcome your input, your questions, and your thoughts. We’re glad you joined us. The appearance of advertising on this Web site, does not constitute endorsement by the (Department of Defense), of the products or services advertised on this site.
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Episode #73: Immunization Month: Malaria Clinical Trials

8/27/2009
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CAPT Judy Epstein M.D., Director of Clinical Trials, Naval Medical Research Center, U.S. Military Malaria Vaccine Program, will discuss the ongoing malaria trials as part of the Naval Medical Research Center. U.S. military forces are at great risk of developing malaria while deployed in endemic areas. In fact, more person-days were lost among U.S. military personnel due to malaria than to bullets during every military campaign fought in malaria-endemic regions during the 20th century....

Duration:00:28:39

Episode #72: Immunization Month: Seasonal Flu Vaccines

8/20/2009
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CAPT Neil A. Naito is the Director of Preventive Medicine at the Bureau of Medicine and Surgery (HQ Navy Medicine). He will discuss seasonal flu vaccines and the effects of H1N1. The appearance of advertising on this Web site, does not constitute endorsement by the DOD, of the products or services advertised on this site.

Duration:00:24:28

Episode #71: DoD/VA Electronic Health Records

8/13/2009
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Rear Admiral Gregory A. Timberlake is the Assistant Deputy Surgeon General for Total Force Integration and Director of the Department of Defense/Department of Veterans Affairs Interagency Program Office (DoD/VA IPO). RADM Timberlake will be sharing information on electronic health records that are part of the DoD/VA IPO. The appearance of advertising on this Web site, does not constitute endorsement by the DOD, of the products or services advertised on this site.

Duration:00:31:44

Episode #70: It’s Wise to Immunize

8/6/2009
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Ms. Tara Reavey, Chief of Education, Military Vaccine Agency (MILVAX), will discuss the many reasons why immunizations are important to service members and their families. The appearance of advertising on this Web site, does not constitute endorsement by the DOD, of the products or services advertised on this site.

Duration:00:30:52

Episode #69: TRICARE Benefits

7/30/2009
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Rear Adm. Christine S. Hunter, Deputy Director of TRICARE Management Activity, will discuss TRICARE programs and how beneficiaries can make the best use of their benefits. The appearance of advertising on this Web site, does not constitute endorsement by the DOD, of the products or services advertised on this site.

Duration:00:30:00

Episode #68: TRICARE Dental Program

7/23/2009
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CAPT Robert Mitton, TRICARE Dental Care Branch Chief and the Program Director for the Active Duty Dental Program and LTC Jeffrey Chaffin, TRICARE Dental Care Branch Deputy Chief and Deputy Consultant for Dentistry to the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs, will share information on TRICARE launching a new Active Duty Dental Program. The appearance of advertising on this Web site, does not constitute endorsement by the DOD, of the products or services advertised on this site.

Duration:00:27:07

Episode #67: Polytrauma

7/16/2009
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Dr. Lucille Beck, Chief Consultant for Rehabilitation Services, Veterans Affairs, and COL Michael S. Jaffee, M.D., National Director for Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center, will discuss polytrauma and care for veterans and returning service members with injuries to more than one physical region or organ system, one of which may be life threatening, and which results in physical, cognitive, psychological, or psychosocial impairments and functional disability. The appearance of...

Duration:00:36:54

Episode #66: Operation Bushmaster

7/9/2009
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Charles W. Beadling, MD, FAAFP, IDHA, DMCC Col (ret), USAF, MC, CFS, is an Assistant Professor and Director, Center for Disaster and Humanitarian Assistance Medicine Department of Military and Emergency Medicine for Uniformed Services University of the Health Science. Dr. Beadling will discuss how Operation Bushmaster prepares our military medical personnel to practice medicine in extreme circumstances and an austere field environment. The appearance of advertising on this Web site, does not...

Duration:00:28:30

Episode #65: Chemical/Biological Agents & the Warfighter

7/2/2009
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Colonel Zygmunt F. Dembek, PhD, Chief, Education and Training, Operational Medicine Department, Division of Medicine, U.S. Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases, will discuss the main biological agents of concern to the warfighter, with a focus on how to recognize symptoms of exposure and treat those affected. The knowledge about these agents is translated into information that has real-world application for those who treat our service members and is offered in a course...

Duration:00:25:40

Episode #64: Demystifng Prostate Cancer

6/25/2009
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Retired U.S. Army Col. David G. McLeod, M.D., J.D., is the director of the Center for Prostate Disease Research, a congressional directed medical research program. McLeod was also the former program director in Urology and Chief of Urologic Oncology at Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, D.C. He is a Professor of Surgery at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD as well as a Clinical Professor in the Department of Surgery (Urology) at Georgetown...

Duration:00:29:12

Episode #63: Men & Heart Disease

6/18/2009
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Susanne W. Gibbons, PhD, C-ANP, C-GNP, Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Nursing, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, will speak about the unique risk factors, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of heart disease in men in uniform. The appearance of advertising on this Web site, does not constitute endorsement by the DOD, of the products or services advertised on this site.

Duration:00:23:30

Episode #62: Men's Fitness: The Pro's and Con's of Different Practices2

6/11/2009
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Michael Caviston, Director of Fitness for the Naval Special Warfare Center, will discuss how men can improve their fitness and how the process begins with answering the question - what do I want to be fit for? He will also explain the difference between "exercise" (for health) and "training" (to perform). The appearance of advertising on this Web site, does not constitute endorsement by the DOD, of the products or services advertised on this site.

Duration:00:29:45

Episode #61: Suicide Prevention

5/28/2009
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Air Force Lt. Col. Mike Kindt, director of Air Force Suicide Prevention Program, will provide information, tools, and resources for suicide prevention and discuss how the program is assisting military service members and their families. The appearance of advertising on this Web site, does not constitute endorsement by the DOD, of the products or services advertised on this site.

Duration:00:20:32

Episode #60: Good News in Psychological Health

5/21/2009
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Capt. (Sel.) John M. Golden, USPHS, Ph.D., Chief of Clinical Practice Consultation, Defense Centers of Excellence for Psychological Health & Traumatic Brain Injury Psychological Health Standards of Care, will address the Real Warriors campaign, training providers in psychological health treatment, and the DCoE outreach center. The appearance of advertising on this Web site, does not constitute endorsement by the DOD, of the products or services advertised on this site.

Duration:00:29:33

Episode #59: USUHS Graduate In Style

5/14/2009
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Interested in a medical career? Want to know what it's like to graduate from Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences? Gary Legault, graduating to 2nd Lt US Army, will speak about his experiences and what an education at USUHS is all about.

Duration:00:25:10

Episode #58: Military Social Work

5/7/2009
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Dr. Jose E. Coll, Director of Military Social Work Program at the University of Southern California, and Marine Corps veteran, will discuss the developing program for military social work and veteran services. The program is designed to train social workers and other mental health professionals to help service members, military veterans and their families manage the pressures of military life and post-war adjustments. The appearance of advertising on this Web site, does not constitute...

Duration:00:14:06

Episode #57: Warrior Care

4/30/2009
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Lt. Col. KC Bolton, Commander, Warrior Transition Battalion at Fort Lewis, will discuss the programs in place to assist wounded, ill and injured Soldiers and their Families. The Warrior Transition Unit was one of the recommendations outlined in the Army Medical Action Plan to develop a holistic, sustainable system where Soldiers are supported, treated and vocationally rehabilitated to prepare them to successfully return to duty or transition to civilian life. The appearance of advertising on...

Duration:00:25:06

Episode #56: Medical Mission Abroad: Central America

4/23/2009
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A team from U.S. Southern Command's Joint Task Force Bravo in Honduras is conducting medical readiness exercises throughout Central America to provide humanitarian assistance to those most in need. Air Force Capt. William E. Shaw Jr. will share his first-hand experience about the mission and medical relief operations being performed. The appearance of advertising on this Web site, does not constitute endorsement by the DOD, of the products or services advertised on this site.

Duration:00:26:24

Episode #55: Military Children: Coping with Change

4/16/2009
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Dr. Stephen Cozza, professor, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Department of Psychiatry, and associate director of the Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress, was featured in a PBS Primetime Special, “Coming Home: Military Families Cope with Change.” Dr. Cozza will discuss what types of challenges military families face during multiple combat deployments and how communities can provide support. The appearance of advertising on this Web site, does not constitute...

Duration:00:28:05

Autism: Diagnosis & Treatment

4/9/2009
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Dr. Janice Hanson, Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences, will discuss the diagnosis and treatment of autism spectrum disorders. The appearance of advertising on this Web site, does not constitute endorsement by the DOD, of the products or services advertised on this site.

Duration:00:38:44