US Department of Defense
BLAST INJURY RESEARCH PROGRAM
COORDINATING OFFICE
Advancing Blast Injury Research to Protect and Heal Those Who Serve

Acronyms

ω-3
Omega-3
1LT
First Lieutenant
2D
Two Dimensional
3-NT
3-Nitrotyrosine
3D
Three Dimensional
Amyloid Beta
A1C
Airman First Class
AAPS
Automated Assessment of Postural Stability
ABMR
Antibody-mediated Rejection
ABR
Auditory Brainstem Response
ABS
Advanced Blast Simulator
ABTD
Anthropomorphic Blast Test Device
ACH
Advanced Combat Helmet
AD
Alzheimer’s Disease
AE
Above Elbow
AEM
Aeromedical Equipment Module
AFB
Air Force Base
AFFD
Auditory Fitness for Duty
AFFD WG
Auditory Fitness for Duty Working Group
AFIRM
Armed Forces Institute of Regenerative Medicine
AFO
Ankle-foot Orthosis
AFRL
Air Force Research Laboratory
AG
Assault Gun
AHAAH
Auditory Hazard Assessment Algorithm for Humans
AHLTA
Armed Forces Health Longitudinal Technology Application
AHP
Army Hearing Program
AHRQ
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
AIS
Abbreviated Injury Scale
ALF
Accelerative Loading Fixture
ALI
Acute Lung Injury
ALT
Acquisition, Logistics, and Technology
ANOVA
Analysis of Variance
AOR
Area of Responsibility
AP
Arterial Pressure
APG
Aberdeen Proving Ground
AQP-4
Aquaporin-4
AR
Acute Rejection
AR2B
Army Resources and Requirements Board
ARC
Advanced Rehabilitation Center
ARDEC
US Army Armament Research, Development and Engineering Center
ARDS
Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
ARL
Army Research Laboratory
ARO
Army Research Office
ARU
Auditory Risk Unit
ASA(ALT)
Assistant Secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics, and Technology
ASBREM
Armed Services Biomedical Research, Evaluation, and Management
ASCVD
Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease
ASD(HA)
Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs
ASD(R&E)
Assistant Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering
ASES
Aeromedical Stabilization Evacuation System
ASIA
American Spinal Injury Association
Amyloid Beta
ASSIST
Acquisition Streamlining and Standardization Information System
AT
Anti-terrorism
ATC
Aberdeen Test Center
ATD
Anthropomorphic Test Device
ATEC
Army Test and Evaluation Command
ATLA
Acquisition, Technology and Logistics Agency
ATLIS
Aeromedical Transport Litter Immobilization and Stabilization
ATP
Army Technical Pamphlet
AUC
Area Under the Curve
AUDIT-C
Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test-C
AVLB
Armored Vehicle Launch Bridge
AVT
Applied Vehicle Technology
B-TEC
Brain Trauma Evidence-based Consortium
BADER
Bridging Advanced Developments for Exceptional Rehabilitation
BAMC
Brooke Army Medical Center
BASIC
Brain and Spinal Injury Center
BBB
Blood-Brain Barrier
BBVR
BrightBrainer™ Virtual Reality
BC-PSI
British Columbia Postconcussion Symptom Inventory
BCE
Board Certified Entomologist
BCS
Ballistic Combat Shirt
BD
Brain Dead
BDAM
ModuleBarrier Damage Assessment
BE
Below Elbow
BEAST
Blast Exposure Accelerated Sensor Transition
BESS
Balance Error Scoring System
BFA
Battle Field Acupuncture
BFI
Brain Function Index
BH&T
Ballistic Hull and Turret
BHI
Brain-Heart Initiative
BHSAI
Biotechnology High Performance Computing Software Applications Institute
BIAA
Brain Injury Association of America
BIMA
Brain Injury and Mechanism of Actions
BIPSR
Blast Injury Prevention Standards Recommendation
BIRCO
Blast Injury Research Coordinating Office
BLAST
Blast Load Assessment: Sense and Test
BMI
Body Mass Index
BMP-2
Bone Morphogenic Protein-2
BOP
Blast Overpressure
BOP-HHA
Blast Overpressure-Health Hazard Assessment
BPMN
Business Process Modeling Notation
BRAID
Blast Related Auditory Injury Database
BRI
Blast-related Injury
BSA
Body Surface Area
BTD
Blast Test Device
BUMED
Bureau of Medicine and Surgery
BVARI
Boston VA Research Institute, Inc.
C5
Comprehensive Combat and Complex Casualty Care
CAN
Concussion Awareness Network
CAP
Consortium to Alleviate PTSD
Capt
Captain/U.S. Air Force
CARE
Concussion Assessment, Research, and Education
CAREN
Computer Assisted Rehabilitation Environment
CBF
Cerebral Blood Flow
CBRN
Medical and Chemical, Biological, Radiation, and Nuclear
CCA
Canonical Correlation Analysis
CCC
Combat Casualty Care
CCCRP
Combat Casualty Care Research Program
CCI
Controlled Cortical Impact
CCL2
Chemokine Ligand 2
CCL22
C-C Motif Chemokine Ligand 22
CCWC
Close Combat Weapons Carrier
CDC
Center for Disease Control and Prevention
CDER
Center for Drug Evaluation and Research
CDISC
Clinical Data Interchange Standards Consortium
CDMRP
Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs
CDRH
Center for Devices and Radiological Health
CDST
Clinical Decision Support Tool
CE/MHE
Combat Engineer/Material Handling Equipment
CENC
Chronic Effects of Neurotrauma Consortium
CENTCOM
US Central Command
CES-D
Center for Epidemiological Studies- Depression Scale
CEWI
Combat-related Extremity Wound Infection
CFD
Computational Fluid Dynamics
CFDRC
CFD Research Corporation
CFI
Center for the Intrepid
CFR
Code of Federal Regulations
CGRP
Calcitonin Gene-Related Protein
CHIP
Center for Human Injury & Performance
CI
Confidence Interval
CIAD
Combat Incident Analysis Division
CIBM3
Center for Injury Biomechanics, Materials, and Medicine
CIDB
Combat Incident Database
CIHR
Canadian Institutes of Health Research
CJCS
Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff
CL
Contact Lens
CMS
Comfort Mat System
CNRM
Center for Neuroscience and Regenerative Medicine
CNS
Central Nervous System
CNV
Corneal Neovascularization
CO²
Carbon Dioxide
COA
Clinical Outcome Assessment
CoE
Center of Excellence
CogSMART
Cognitive Symptom Management and Rehabilitation Therapy
COI
Community of Interest
CoT
Cost of Transport
CoTCCC
Committee on Combat Casualty Care
CPG
Clinical Practice Guidelines
Cpl
Corporal
CPP
Cryopreserved Platelets
CPT
Cognitive Process Therapy or Captain/U.S. Army
CPT-II
Continuous Performance Test II
CRADA
Cooperative Research and Development Agreement
CRM
Clinical and Rehabilitative Medicine
CRMRP
Clinical and Rehabilitative Medicine Research Program
CRSR
Center for Rehabilitation Sciences Research
CSF
Cerebrospinal fluid
CSO
Collaboration Supporting Office
CSR
Clinical Study Report
CSS
Clinical Classification Software
CSTARS
Center for Sustainment of Trauma and Readiness Skills
CT
Computed Tomography
CTA
Composite Tissue Allograft
CTE
Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy
CV
Cerebral Volume
CVD
Cardiovascular Disease
CXCL
Chemokine (C-X-C motif) Ligand
CXCL-3
Chemokine (C-X-C motif) Ligand-3
DANA
Defense Automated Neurobehavioral Assessment
DARPA
Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency
DAS
Data Acquisition System
DASA (DE&C)
Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Army for Defense Exports and Cooperation
DASA (R&T)
Deputy Assistant Secretary of the U.S. Army for Research and Technology
DCL
Damage Control Laparotomy
DCO
Damage Control Ophthalmology
DCoE
Defense Centers of Excellence for Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury
DDR&E
Director of Defense Research and Engineering
DDT
Drug Development Tool
DEA
Data Exchange Agreement
DHA
Defense Health Agency
DHA R&D
Defense Health Agency Research and Development Directorate
DHCC
Deployment Health Clinical Center
DHHS
US Department of Health and Human Services
DHP
Defense Health Program
DIPR
Defence Institute of Psychological Research
DME
Durable Medical Equipment
DMRDP
Defense Medical Research and Development Program
DNA
Deoxyribonucleic Acid
DO
Distraction Osteogenesis
DoD
Department of Defense
DoDD
Department of Defense Directive
DoDTR
Department of Defense Trauma Registry
DOT
Department of Transportation
DOT&E
Director for Operational Test and Evaluation
DOW
Died of Wounds
DPOAE
Distortion Product Otoacoustic Emission
DRDO
Defence Research and Development Organization
DS-CPT
Degraded Stimulus–Continuous Performance Task
DTI
Diffusion Tensor Imaging
DTIC
Defense Technical Information Center
DTRA
Defense Threat Reduction Agency
DTS
Diversified Technical Systems
DTTI
Defense Trade and Technology Initiative
DVBIC
Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center
DVCIPM
Defense and Veterans Center for Integrative Pain Management
DVEAR
Defense and Veterans Extremity Trauma and Amputation Registry
DVEIVR
Defense and Veterans Eye Injury and Vision Registry
DVT
Deep Vein Thrombosis
EA
Executive Agent
EACE
Extremity Trauma and Amputation Center of Excellence
EBT
Evidence-based Treatment
EC
European Commission
ECGE
Extracorporeal Gas Exchange
ECH
Enhanced Combat Helmet
ECoG
Electrocorticography
ED
Emergency Department
EEG
Electroencephalogram
EFA
Exploratory Factor Analysis
ELISA
Enzyme-linked Immunosorbent Assay
EMED
Expeditionary Medical Encounter Database
EMG
Electromyography Signals
EMR
Electronic Medical Records
EOD
Explosive Ordinance Disposal
ERDC
Engineer Research and Development Center
ERG
Electroretinogram
ERP
Epilepsy Research Program
ESiT
Environmental Sensors in Training
ETrA
Endothelin Receptor A
FAAST
Federal Advanced Amputation Skills Training
FAST
Focused Assessment by Ultrasound for Trauma
FDA
US Food and Drug Administration
FDP
Freeze Dried Plasma
FEA
Finite Element Analysis
FedBizOpps
Federal Business Opportunities
FEM
Finite Element Model
FFP
Fresh Frozen Plasma
FFRDC
Federally Funded Research and Development Center
FFV
Future Fighting Vehicle
FITBIR
Federal Interagency Traumatic Brain Injury Research
fMRI
Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging
FWB
Fresh Whole Blood
FY
Fiscal Year
G
Gravitational
GAO
Government Accountability Office
GE
General Electric
GFAP
Glial Fibrillary Acidic Protein
GHBMC
Global Human Body Modeling Consortium
GHD
Growth Hormone Deficiency
GIST
Group Interactive Structured Treatment
GMI
General Memory Index
GMP
Good Manufacturing Practice
GOSE
Glasgow Outcome Scale-Extended
GTRI
Georgia Tech Research Institute
GySgt
Gunnery Sergeant
H&E
Hematoxylin and Eosin
HA
Health Affairs
HAV
Human Acellular Vessel
hBIC
Human Brain Injury Criterion
HBO2
Hyperbaric Oxygen
HBOT
Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy
HCE
Hearing Center of Excellence
HD
Hemodialysis
HDL
High-Density Lipoprotein
HEMTT
Heavy Expanded Mobility Tactical Truck
HET
Heavy Equipment Transporter
HETA1
M1070A1 Heavy Equipment Transporter
HETS
Heavy Equipment Transporter System
HFFD
Hearing Fitness-for-Duty
HFM
Human Factors and Medicine
HFPTA
High-frequency Pure-tone Average
hfRPC
Human Fetal Retinal Progenitor Cells
HHA
Health Hazard Assessment
HIPC
Human Injury Probability Curve
HIT
Human Injury and Treatment
HMMWV
High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicle
hMPC
Human Muscle Progenitor Cell Therapy
HO
Heterotopic Ossification
HOPPS
Hyperbaric Oxygen for Persistent Post-concussive Symptoms
HRQOL
Health-related Quality of Life
HRSPC
Highly Rate-Sensitive Polymer Coating
HUSK
Heavy Equipment Transporter Urban Survivability Kit
HVLT-R
Hopkins Verbal Learning Test-Revised
HVLT-R DR
Hopkins Verbal Learning Test-Revised Delayed Recall
I-PREDICT
Incapacitation Prediction for Readiness in Expeditionary Domains
I-TAB
Investigating the Neurologic Effects of Training Associated Blast
IAA
Interagency Agreement
IARC
Injury Assessment Reference Curve
iBIPSR
Interactive Blast Injury Prevention Standards Recommendation
ICAM
Intercellular Adhesion Molecule
ICAM-1
Intercellular Adhesion Molecule-1
ICD-10
International Classification of Diseases–Tenth Revision
ICD-11
International Classification of Diseases–Eleventh Revision
ICD-9
International Classification of Disease, 9th Revision
ICE
Intra-socket Cooling Element
ICP
Intracranial Pressure
IDCRP
Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program
IDE
Investigational Device Exemption
IDEO
Intrepid Dynamic Exoskeleton Orthosis
IDF
Israel Defense Forces
IED
Improvised Explosive Device
iFAST
Intelligent Focused Assessment with Sonography for Trauma
IFI
Invasive Fungal Infection
IGF-1
Insulin-like Growth Factor-1
IgG
Immunoglobulin G
IHC
Inner Hair Cells
IHPS
Integrated Head Protection System
IIPT
Integrating Integrated Product Team
IJV
Internal Jugular Vein
IL
Interleukin
IL-1-α
Interleukin-1-alpha
IL-6
Interleukin-6
IM
Interactive Metronome
IMAP
Improved Understanding of Medical and Psychological Needs in Veterans and Service Members with Chronic TBI
IND
Investigational New Drug
INMAS
Institute of Nuclear Medicine & Allied Sciences
InTBIR
International Initiative for Traumatic Brain Injury Research
INTRuST
The Injury and Traumatic Stress Consortium
IOFB
Intraocular Foreign Bodies
IOM
Institute of Medicine
IOP
Intensive Outpatient Program
IPR
In-Progress Review
IR
Infrared Thermography
IRB
Institutional Review Board
ISC
Intrepid Spirit Center
ISS
Injury Severity Score
ITBRL
Indian Terminal Ballistic Research Laboratory
ITC-PAC
International Technology Center- Pacific
IV&V
Independent Verification and Validation
IVM
Intravital Microscopy
JAB
Joint Assault Bridge
JHU
Johns Hopkins University
JHU/APL
Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory
JIDA
Joint Improvised-Threat Defeat Agency
JIEDDO
Joint Improvised Explosive Device Defeat Organization
JMoD
Japan Ministry of Defense
JNLWD
Joint Non-Lethal Weapons Directorate
JPC
Joint Program Committee
JPO JLTV
Joint Project Office for the Joint Light Tactical Vehicles
JTAPIC
Joint Trauma Analysis and Prevention of Injury in Combat
JTG
Joint Technology Group
JTS
Joint Trauma System
JUFBI
Japan-US Technical Information Exchange Forum on Blast Injury
JWMRP
Joint Warfighter Medical Research Program
KIA
Killed in Action
L/P
Lactate/Pyruvate
LAV
Light Armored Vehicle
LBL
Layer-by-layer
LBP
Lower Back Pain
LCMT1
Leucine Carboxyl Methyltransferase 1
LCpl
Lance Corporal/U.S. Marine Corps
LDL
Low-Density Lipoprotein
LE
Lower Extremity
LFPTA
Low-frequency Pure-tone Average
LFT&E
Live Fire Test and Evaluation
LH
Luteinizing Hormone
LOC
Loss of Consciousness
LPA
Lysophosphatidic Acid
LPAR
Lysophosphatidic Acid Receptor
Lpathomab
LPA antibodies
LPS
Lipopolysaccharide
LRIP
Low Rate Initial Production
LRMC
Landstuhl Regional Medical Center
LS
Land Systems
LSU
Louisiana State University
LTFU
Long Term Follow Up
MAAWS
Multi-Role Anti-Armor/Anti-Personnel Weapon System
MABS
Military Aspects of Blast and Shock
MACE
Military Acute Concussion Evaluation
MAMC
Madigan Army Medical Center
ManTech
Manufacturing Technology
MAP2
Microtubule Associated Protein 2
MATDEV
Materiel Development
MAUT
Multi-Attribute Utility Theory
MBRP
Military Burn Research Program
MCoE
Maneuver Center of Excellence
MCP-1
Monocyte Chemotactic Protein-1
MDR
Military Deployment-related
MEDCOM
US Army Medical Command
MEMC
Middle-ear Muscle Contraction
MEP
Motor Evoked Potential
METRC
Major Extremity Trauma Research Consortium
MFAP
Military Functional Assessment Program
MHS
Military Health System
MHSRS
Military Health System Research Symposium
MIDRP
Military Infectious Diseases Research Program
MIL-STD
Military Standard
miRNA
Micro Ribonucleic Acid
MIT
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
MMP
Matrix Metaloproteinase
MMPD
Military Medicine Partner Days
MOM
Military Operational Medicine
MOMRP
Military Operational Medicine Research Program
MOS
Military Occupational Specialty
MPAI-4
Mayo-Portland Adaptability Inventory, 4th Revision
MPC
Mesenchymal Progenitor Cell
MRAP
Mine Resistant Ambush Protected
MRI
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
MRL
Military-related Loss
mRNA
Messenger Ribonucleic Acid
MRS
Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy
MSC
Mesenchymal Stem Cell
MSG
Master Sergeant/U.S Army
MSgt
Master Sergeant/U.S. Air Force/U.S. National Guard
MSISRP
Medical Simulation and Information Systems Research Program
MST
Military Sexual Trauma
MTA
Material Transfer Agreement
mTBI
Mild Traumatic Brain Injury
MTEC
Medical Technology Enterprise Consortium
MTF
Military Treatment Facility
MTP
Massive Transfusion Protocol
N3
Neuroscience, Neurotrauma, and Neurodegeneration
NA
Not Applicable
NASA
National Aeronautics and Space Administration
NATO
North Atlantic Treaty Organization
NBE
Not Blast Exposed
NBRI
Non-Blast-Related-Injury
NC-BEST
Neurocognitive Assessment of Blast Exposure Sequela in Training
NCAA
National Collegiate Athletic Association
NDA
Nondisclosure Agreement
NDAA
National Defense Authorization Act
NDIA
National Defense Industrial Association
NDMC
National Defense Medical College
NEA
Next Evolution Armor
NeuN
Neuronal Nuclei
Neuro-QOL
Neurological Disorders – Quality of Life
NeuroDRIVE
Neurocognitive Driving Rehabilitation in Virtual Environments
NFL
National Football League
NFT
Neurofibrillary Tangle
NGIC
National Ground Intelligence Center
NHRC
Naval Health Research Center
NICoE
National Intrepid Center of Excellence
NIH
National Institutes of Health
NINDS
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
NINR
National Institute of Nursing Research
NJIT
New Jersey Institute of Technology
NLP
Natural Language Processing
NMCSD
Naval Medical Center San Diego
NMHM
National Museum of Health and Medicine
NMRC
Naval Medical Research Center
NO
Nitric Oxide
NOP
Nociceptin/Orphanin FQ Peptide Receptor
NOX1
NADPH oxidase 1
NPI
New Products and Ideas
NRAP
National Research Action Plan
NRL
Naval Research Laboratory
NSI
Neurobehavioral Symptom Inventory
NSRDEC
Natick Soldier Research and Development and Engineering Center
NSWC
Naval Surface Warfare Center
NSWCDD
Naval Surface Warfare Center, Carderock Division
NT
Not Tested
NU-FlexSIV
Northwestern University Flexible Sub-ischial Vacuum
OBTT
Operation Brain Trauma Therapy
Occ
Occludin
OCP TECD
Occupant Centric Platform Technology- Enabled Capability Demonstration
OEF
Operation Enduring Freedom
OGI
Open Globe Injury
OHC
Outer Hair Cells
OIF
Operation Iraqi Freedom
OND
Operation New Dawn
ONR
Office of Naval Research
OPORP
Orthotics and Prosthetics Outcomes Research Program
OPUS
Orthotics and Prosthetics Users™ Survey
OR
Odds Ratio
ORTA
Office of Research and Technology Applications
OSD
Office of the Secretary of Defense
OSU
Ohio State University
OTSG
Office of the Surgeon General
PaPO2
Partial Pressure Oxygen
PCL
Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Checklist
PCL-5
Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Checklist-5
PCS
Post-Concussive Syndrome
PCSS
Post-concussion Symptom Scale
PCT
Procalcitonin
PD
Pharmacodynamic
PDF
Portable Document Format
PdM
Product Manager
PdM HTV
Product Manager Heavy Tactical Vehicle
PEG
Polyethylene Glycol
PEO
Program Executive Office
PEO
CS&CSS Program Executive Office Combat Support and Combat Service Support
PEO GCS
Program Executive Office Ground Combat System
PEO-STRI
Program Executive Office for Simulation, Training, and Instrumentation
PET
Positron Emission Tomography
PFC
Private First Class/U.S. Army
PFRMS
Precision Fires Rocket and Missile Systems
PH
Psychological Health
PH/TBIRP
Psychological Health/Traumatic Brain Injury Research Program
PI
Principal Investigator
PIHL
Pharmaceutical Interventions for Hearing Loss
PK
Pharmacokinetic
PM
Program Manager
PM FP
Project Manager Force Projection
PM ICE
Program Manager Infantry Combat Equipment
PM SPE
Product Manager Soldier Protective Equipment
PM SPIE
Project Manager Soldier Protection and Individual Equipment
PME-1
Protein Phosphatase Methylesterase-1
PMHS
Post-Mortem Human Surrogates
POD
Precision Olfactory Delivery
POG
Protective Overgarment
POI
Point of Injury
PoW
Program of Work
PP2A
Protein Phosphatase 2A
PPE
Personal Protective Equipment
PPS
Pelvic Protection System
PPTH
Persistent Posttraumatic Headache
PRMRP
Peer Reviewed Medical Research Program
PROMIS
Patient Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System
PROPPR
Pragmatic Randomized Optimal Platelet and Plasma Ratios
PRORP
Peer Reviewed Orthopaedic Research Program
ProTECT III
Progesterone for Traumatic Brain Injury, Experimental Clinical Treatment
PSC
Polytrauma System of Care
psi
Pounds Per Square Inch
PSI
Physical Science, Inc
PTA
Posttraumatic Amnesia
PTE
Posttraumatic Epilepsy
PTFE
Polytetrafluoroethylene
PTH
Posttraumatic Headache
PTSD
Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
PUFA
Polyunsaturated Fatty Acid
PUG
Protective Undergarment
qEEG
Quantitative Electroencephalographs
QOL
Quality of Life
qPCR
Quantitative Polymerase Chain Reaction
R&E
Research & Engineering
RBANS
Repeatable Battery for Neuropsychological Status
RCI
Reliable Change Interval
RDA
Research, Development, and Acquisition
RDECOM
Research, Development, and Engineering Command
RDT&E
Research, Development, Test, and Evaluation
RDX
Research Department Explosives
REBOA
Resuscitative Endovascular Balloon Occlusion of the Aorta
REC
Regional Education Coordinator
RFI
Request for Information
rhBMP-2
Recombinant Human Bone Morphogenetic Protein-2
rHuIL
Recombinant Human Interleukin
RIC
Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago
RIMPAC
Rim of the Pacific Exercise
RNA
Ribonucleic Acid
RPD
Radford Propellant Development
RPQ
Rivermead Postconcussive Symptom Questionnaire
RS
Raman Spectroscopy
RSP
Running-specific Prosthesis
RSY
Research Symposium
RTD
Return to Duty
RTG
Research Task Group
RTPR
Reconstructive Transplant Research Program
RTR
Reconstructive Transplant Research
S&T
Science and Technology
S2S
US-Japan Service to Service
SAMMC
San Antonio Military Medical Center
SBIR
Small Business Innovation Research
SC2i
Surgical Critical Care Initiative
SCBF
Spinal Cord Blood Flow
SCI
Spinal Cord Injury
SCIRP
Spinal Cord Injury Research Program
SCORE
Study of Cognitive Rehabilitative Effectiveness
SD
Standard Deviation
SECARMY
Secretary of the Army
SECDEF
Secretary of Defense
SEM
Standard Error of the Mean
SF36
36-item Short Form Health Survey
Sgt
Sergeant/U.S. Air Force
SGT
Sergeant/U.S. Army
SIF
Stress Intensity Factor
SIRS
Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome
SLAD
Survivability/Lethality Analysis Directorate
SMART
Strategic Memory and Reasoning Training
SMART-CPT
Combination of Cognitive Symptom Management and Rehabilitation Therapy (CogSMART) and Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT)
SMAW
Shoulder-launched Multipurpose Assault Weapon
SME
Subject Matter Expert
SNHL
Sensorineural Hearing Loss
SOC
Standard of Care
SoD
Strength of Design
SoS
State-of-the-Science
SPA
Suitcase Packing Activity
SPC
Specialist/U.S. Army
SPS
Soldier Protection System
SrA
Senior Airman/U.S. Air Force
SRC
Standard Rehabilitation Care
ß-APP
Beta-amyloid Precursor Protein
SSB
Soldier System Branch
SSG
Staff Sergeant/U.S. Army
SSgt
Staff Sergeant/U.S. Air Force
STO
Science and Technology Organization
STRI
Simulation, Training, and Instrumentation
STRONG STAR
South Texas Research Organizational Network Guiding Studies on Trauma and Resilience
STTR
Small Business Technology Transfer Program
SVF
Stromal Vascular Fraction
T&E
Test and Evaluation
T2
National Center for Telehealth & Technology
T2HC
Type II Heavy Crane
TAC
Traumatic Brain Injury Advisory Committee
TAD
Technical Activity Description
TAN
Torsional Alignment Nulling
TAP
Technical Activity Proposal
TARDEC
US Army Tank Automotive Research Development and Engineering Center
TAT
Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology
TATRC
Telemedicine and Advanced Technology Research Center
TBI
Traumatic Brain Injury
TBI-CDE
TBI Common Data Elements
TBI-QOL
Traumatic Brain Injury Quality of Life Measurement System
tBMP-2
Targeted Bone Morphogenetic Protein-2 Variant
TBSA
Total Body Surface Area
TCCC
Tactical Combat Casualty Care
TCL
Therapeutic Contact Lens
TCMR
T-cell Mediated Rejection
TCRD
Test Capability Requirements Document
TD
Technology Demonstrator
TDAP
Tissue Data and Acquisition Protocol
TDP
Technical Data Package
TEAM-TBI
Targeted Evaluation, Action, and Monitoring of Traumatic Brain Injury
TED
Traumatic Brain Injury Endpoints Development
TEF
Toxic Embedded Fragment
TGF-ß
Transforming Growth Factor Beta
TIDOS
Trauma Infectious Disease Outcomes Study
TIMP
Tissue Inhibitors of f Metalloproteinase
TIMP-1
Tissue Inhibitors of Metalloproteinase 1
TIRM
Tissue Injury and Regenerative Medicine
TMR
Targeted Muscle Reinnervation
TMT
Trauma Management Therapy
TNAP
Tissue Non-specific Alkaline Phosphatase
TNF
Tumor Necrosis Factor
TNF-a
Tumor Necrosis Factor Alpha
TOMM
Test of Memory Malingering
TOP
Testing Operational Procedure
ToR
Terms of Reference
TOTSL
Tri-Service Ocular Trauma Skills Laboratory
TOW
Tube-launched, Optically-tracked, Wire-guided
TP-MP-T
Target Practice, Multi-Purpose with Tracer
TPCSDS-T
Target Practice, Cone Stabilized, Discarding Sabot withTracer
TRACK-SCI
Transforming Research and Clinical Knowledge in Spinal Cord Injury
TRACK-TBI
Transforming Research and Clinical Knowledge in Traumatic Brain Injury
Treg
Regulatory T-cell
TRL
Technology Readiness Level
TSgt
Technical Sergeant/U.S. Air Force
TSWG
Technical Support Working Group
TT
Technical Team
TTP
Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures
UBB
Under-body Blast
UCH-L1
Ubiquitin Carboxy-Terminal Hydrolase-L1
UCLA
University of California, Los Angeles
UCSF
University of California, San Francisco
US
United States of America
USAARL
US Army Aeromedical Research Laboratory
USACEHR
US Army Center for Environmental Health Research
USAF
US Air Force
USAISR
US Army Institute of Surgical Research
USAMMDA
US Army Medical Materiel Development Activity
USAMRAA
US Army Medical Research Acquisition Activity
USAMRDC
US Army Medical Research and Development Command
USAPHC
US Army Public Health Center
USARIEM
US Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine
USD(AT&L)
Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology, and Logistics
USD(P&R)
Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness
USMC
US Marine Corps
USSOCOM
US Special Operations Command
USU
Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences
UVA
University of Virginia
UW
University of Wisconsin
V&V
Verification & Validation
VA
US Department of Veterans Affairs
VALOR
Veterans’ After Discharge Longitudinal Registry
VAN
Vertical Alignment Nulling
VBIED
Vehicle-born Improvised Explosive Device
VC
Vehicle Commander
VCA
Vascularized Composite Allotransplantation
VCE
Vision Center of Excellence
VCSC
Vision Care Services Coordinator
VCU
Virginia Commonwealth University
VEGF
Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor
VHA
Veterans Health Administration
VP
Venous Pressure
vPFC
Ventral Prefrontal Cortex
VRP
Vision Research Program
VRS
Visible Reflectance Spectroscopy
VT
Virginia Polytechnic University and State University
VTE
Venous Thromboembolism
WEO
Warrior Injury Assessment Manikin Engineering Office
WFU
Wake Forest University
WG
Working Group
WIA
Wounded in Action
WIAMan
Warrior Injury Assessment Manikin
WII
Wounded, Ill, and Injured
WMRD
Weapons and Materials Research Directorate
WRAIR
Walter Reed Army Institute of Research
WRNMMC
Walter Reed National Military Medical Center
WSS
Wound Stasis System
WSU
Wayne State University
WTAR
Wechsler Test of Adult Reading
WWRP
Wounded Warrior Recovery Project
YAG
Yttrium Aluminium Garnet
Last modified: 18-Jun-2019