The Center for COMBAT Research aims to facilitate the execution of combat and deployment-related research by navigating successful relationships with military scientists, clinical investigators, combat leaders, and field operators to produce successful innovations, material solutions, and knowledge products of high impact to the warfighter.
The Center for COMBAT Research is supported through the CU School of Medicine and interdisciplinary collaborations between:
Dean of the School of Medicine
We focus on solving the high priority, combat related research gaps of military medicine.
New, effective therapies for acute traumatic brain injury
Reduce oxygen use in critically injured US Special Operations medics
Create high stress training for combat medic teams with hi-fi simulation
Reduce military suicide firearm deaths on Colorado bases
Novel programs to reduce opioid misuse in military service members
Development of new chemical antidotes for first responders