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October 8, 2020

Virtual Hope Box grows in popularity

Mental Health Awareness Week 2020   One of the greatest risk factors for suicide is feeling hopeless. One way to challenge suicidal ideations and urges is to cultivate hope. Mental health specialists have traditionally intervened by creating a “Hope Box” for their patients —a collection of various items that remind patients that their lives are

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September 18, 2020

Lessons from the Battlefield in Civilian Medicine

An Interview with Geneva’s Scientific Advisory Board Chair and Board Member Dr. Neil Vining   “To understand battlefield medicine, we must start with history to realize that our experiences got us to where we are now,” said Dr. Neil Vining, MD, MBA, National Medical Director for TeamHealth Surgical Services, who also serves as Chair of

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September 15, 2020

Geneva collaboration building nationwide VA tele-rehabilitation platform: Lower-limb sensor technology showcased

A team of research experts and clinicians showcased the ReLOAD technology at the first Mobile Device Outcomes-based Rehabilitation Program (MDORP) Expansion Initiative Advisory Board kick-off meeting   The Geneva Foundation (Geneva), in collaboration with the University of Miami, Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), and Department of Defense (DoD), held the first Mobile Device Outcomes-based Rehabilitation

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August 25, 2020

Showcasing Expert Warfighter Medical Research: MHSRS 2020

More than 60 Geneva abstracts were accepted for oral and poster presentations for the Department of Defense hosted Military Health System Research Symposium (MHSRS). This premier scientific meeting is designed for military, government, academia, and industry experts to collaborate and discuss scientific medical advancements specific to the Warfighter. This year’s meeting was canceled as a

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August 5, 2020

Geneva research scientist helps develop bioprinting technique for corneas using electrospinning

Dr. Frank A. Alexander, Jr. is piloting a promising potential additive manufacturing technique used in tissue engineering under the USU-4DBio3 Center’s research program   As the number of patients waiting for an organ donor has multiplied five-fold since 1991, three dimensional (3D) bioprinting could be the response for worldwide organ shortages. Frank Alexander, PhD, research

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July 31, 2020

2019 Annual Report Now Available

The Geneva Foundation is proud to share our 2019 Annual Report. The report celebrates Geneva’s accomplishments and growth in support of our mission to advance military medicine for the benefit of U.S. service members and veterans, their families, and the global community. View the report

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July 27, 2020

Research Coordinator Samantha Walker Recognized for Quality of Leadership

Q2 WAVE THE FLAG RECIPIENT SAMANTHA WALKER Thank you Research Coordinator Samantha Walker at David Grant U.S. Air Force Medical Center for your outstanding service and dedication to Geneva’s core values and mission! EXCERPTS FROM HER NOMINATION STATES: “Samantha is a natural leader and it shows in the way she takes charge, without hesitation…” “Samantha

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