Space Medicine News

Stuck at home? Visit Mars with your kidsMar 31, 2020
Life On (the way to) Mars, a live, weekly STEM-chat for students led by real-life space scientists from the Translational Research Institute for Space Health (TRISH), aims to educate and inform K-12 students about space travel.
Space Institute seeks behavioral health solutions for MarsMar 13, 2020
The Translational Research Institute for Space Health (TRISH) at Baylor College of Medicine is seeking companies with fresh ideas to help guard the minds of future deep-space explorers.
Research institute launches space radiation initiative Jan 8, 2020
The Translational Research Institute for Space Health is launching a new funding initiative supporting research advances in the study of space radiation and seeking countermeasures to be used in deep space exploration.
Studies aim to safeguard health in deep spaceOct 31, 2019
The Translational Research Institute for Space Health at Baylor College of Medicine has selected six new biomedical research projects for space applications to receive two years of funding.
Postdoc fellowships to solve deep space health risks available Oct 28, 2019
The Translational Research Institute for Space Health at Baylor College of Medicine (TRISH) is soliciting proposals from postdoctoral researchers ready to help solve the health challenges of human deep space exploration.
Space health institute awards six postdoctoral fellowshipsJul 25, 2019
The Translational Research Institute for Space Health has awarded postdoctoral fellowships to six outstanding early career scientists working in space-translatable life sciences.
Space health institute awards $1.5M for medical innovationsApr 1, 2019
The Translational Research Institute for Space Health has partnered with Consortia for Improving Medicine with Innovation and Technology to grant $1.5 million to companies researching technologies for preserving astronaut health in space exploration.
Space health initiatives to host spacecraft design workshopJan 30, 2019
The Translational Research Institute for Space Health will join the MIT Media Space Lab Exploration Initiative to host a workshop addressing the issue of how interior spacecraft environments can be enhanced to improve human health and performance.
Space institute seeks biomedical research advances Dec 18, 2018
The Translational Research Institute for Space Health is calling for groundbreaking investigative proposals aimed at protecting human health in space.
Space institute seeks new deep-space healthcare solutionsDec 18, 2018
The Translational Research Institute for Space Health (TRISH) at Baylor College of Medicine is seeking cutting-edge health and performance technology solutions being developed by industry.