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EACE Research and Surveillance

The EACE Research and Surveillance Division supports the mission of the EACE by identifying relevant research gap areas, directing and executing a patient-centric intramural research program within the Advanced Rehabilitation Centers, and providing coordination and oversight for extramural research initiatives approved to conduct within the military hospitals and clinics. The EACE also works closely with Veteran's Affairs, Medical Research and Materiel Command, Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, and other Centers of Excellence to assure research outcomes from intramural and extramural efforts are translated to clinical practice through the dissemination of salient findings to key stakeholders.


Our Mission

To advance medical and scientific knowledge through relevant research that will optimize clinical care and quality of life for Service members and Veterans with traumatic extremity injuries and amputations.

Our Vision

Developing and sharing scientific knowledge, while cultivating strategic partnerships, to optimize research capabilities and enhance the quality of life for Service members and Veterans with extremity trauma and amputation.

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