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Continuing Education


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General Information

Military Health System Research Symposium

September 12-15, 2022 | Gaylord Palms, Kissimmee, FL

Jointly provided by Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs

Target Audience

The CE activities are targeted to military providers with deployment experience and research and academic scientists.


Educational Objectives

After completing this activity, the participant should be better able to:

  • Understand the depth and quality of DoD sponsored medical research

  • Understand the outcomes of DoD sponsored medical research in approximately 60 research categories

  • Have worked to foster a better collaborative environment between military, academic and industry partners



To view a Faculty List, with complete titles and affiliations, please refer to the onsite show guide. 


Program Agenda

Please refer to the online agenda here: The agenda is also available in the onsite show guide as well as the mobile app.


Joint Accreditation Statement 

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by the Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs. Postgraduate Institute for Medicine is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.


Credit Designation

Physician Continuing Medical Education

The Postgraduate Institute for Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 18 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


Continuing Nursing Education

The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 18 contact hours.




Continuing Psychologist Education 

Continuing Education (CE) credits for psychologists are provided through the co-sponsorship of the American Psychological Association (APA) Office of Continuing Education in Psychology (CEP). The APA CEP Office maintains responsibility for the content of the programs.


This program offers 18 continuing education credits for psychologists.

Disclosure of Conflicts of Interest

Postgraduate Institute for Medicine (PIM) requires faculty, planners, and others in control of educational content to disclose all their financial relationships with ineligible companies.  All identified conflicts of interest (COI) are thoroughly mitigated according to PIM policy.  The existence or absence of COI for everyone in a position to control educational content will be disclosed to participants prior to the start of each activity.

Conflicts of Interest

The following oral presenters have reported the following conflicts:

Presenter: Dr. Kevin Wang

  • Research Topic: Battlefield Biomarkers for TBI: Diagnostic and Prognostic Indicators

  • Reported COI: Contracted Research: Gryphon Bio Inc. Ownership interest: Gryphon Bio Inc.


Presenter: Dr. Francis X. Guyette

  • Research Topic: En route Care Innovation - Increasing Effectiveness of En Route Combat Casualty Care

  • Reported COI: Grant/Research Support: W81XWH-16-D-0024 Investigations In Trauma and Emergency Services (LITES) Network


Presenter: MAJ Katelyn Earls

  • Research Topic: Expeditionary Eye Care

  • Reported COI: Contracted Research: Zeiss


Presenter: Dr. Steven Wilson

  • Research Topic: Expeditionary Eye Care

  • Reported COI: Patent: Provisional Filed with CCF Innovations for: Topical Losartan and other ACE II receptor inhibitors to prevent and treat corneal scarring fibrosis


Presenter: Dr. Denny Yu

  • Research Topic: Human and Machine Co-Learning

  • Reported COI: Grant/Research Support: Intuitive Surgical, Inc


Presenter: Dr. Hoon Choi

  • Research Topic: Injury Biomechanics and Prevention for Military Applications

  • Reported COI: Speakers Bereau/Consultant: Globus Medical, Teslake


Presenter: Dr. Michael McCrea 

  • Research Topic: Military-Centric Therapeutic Strategies for Traumatic Brain Injury

  • Reported COI: Contracted Research: Abbott Labs


Presenter: Dr. Bianca Cerqueira 

  • Research Topic: Ongoing Health Issues in Military High Performance Flight

  • Reported COI: Intellectual Property/Patent/Ownership: NovoThelium; Ownership: PhotonPharma


Presenter: Dr. Yoram Vodovotz

  • Research Topic: Precision Medicine Research: Optimizing Warfighter Healthcare, Readiness, and Return to Duty

  • Reported COI: Ownership Interest: Immunetrics, Inc.


Presenter: Dr. Craig Bryan         

  • Research Topic: Suicide Prevention Research Initiatives in DoD

  • Reported COI: Royalty: Oxford Universtiy Press, Guilford Publications

  • Contracted Research: Oui Therapeutics, LLC

  • Ownership Interest: Anduril, LLC

Americans with Disabilities Act 

Event staff will be glad to assist you with any special needs (i.e., physical, dietary, etc.). Please contact Leslie Crabbs prior to the event at +1.703.565.2178.


Fee Information 

There is no fee for this educational activity.


Request for Credit

In order to obtain your CME/CE certificate, please follow the steps below at the conclusion of the activity:


  1. Go to

  2. Select 'Login' or 'Create a New Account' (will take less than 1 minute)

    • If you receive a message when creating a new account that “the email you entered is already in use”, please click the 'Forgot my Username or Password' link to have your Username and Password sent to you via email.

    • After logging in, you may be asked to verify/update your information; after doing so, click 'Save' at the bottom of the page.

  3. Type in 17336 at the top of the page, “Find Post-Test/Evaluation by Course”, and click enter.

  4. Click on the activity title when it appears.

  5. Choose the type of credit you desire.

  6. Complete the online assessment.

  7. Receive an immediate CME/CE Certificate to download and/or print for your file.

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