Space Medicine News
Biomedical research advances in space health sought Mar 19, 2018 The Translational Research Institute for Space Health is seeking research projects in emerging scientific and biomedical advances, disruptive technologies and new engineering capabilities that have the potential to protect human health in space.
Dr. Dorit Donoviel named TRI for Space Health director Jan 10, 2018 Dr. Dorit Donoviel, associate professor in the Center for Space Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine, has been named director of the Translational Research Institute (TRI) for Space Health at Baylor.
Baylor College of Medicine’s Center for Space Medicine launches initiative in Commercial Space Transportation Dec 14, 2017 Baylor College of Medicine is expanding its renowned research and education programs in the Center for Space Medicine to include cutting-edge aerospace medicine for commercial space missions.
TRI for Space Health awards four postdoctoral fellowships Oct 31, 2017 The Translational Research Institute for Space Health (TRI for Space Health), led by Baylor College of Medicine, has awarded postdoctoral fellowships to four outstanding early career scientists.
Space research institute awards 10 research grants Sep 20, 2017 The Translational Research Institute has awarded grants for 10 trailblazing projects in astronaut health research.
Funding available for space medicine postdoctoral fellowships May 31, 2017 The Translational Research Institute is offering funding to support the nation’s brightest postdoctoral fellows in performing research related to human space flight.
Translational Research Institute solicits game-changing ideas to support astronaut health Mar 9, 2017 The newly established Translational Research Institute (TRI) seeks innovative and disruptive technologies, techniques, and countermeasures that will enable and enhance human exploration of deep space.
NASA, Baylor team up to discover new ways to protect astronauts Jul 21, 2016 A grant for as much as $246 million will help develop the NASA Transitional Research Institute, which is focused on long-duration space flight missions.
Three companies meet the ‘Vision for Mars’ Challenge with game-changing eye healthcare technologies for astronauts Mar 9, 2015 The NSBRI announced that it has selected and funded three companies to further develop unique technologies that address visual problems in space as well as on Earth.
Vision for Mars Challenge: A unique opportunity for ophthalmology companies Nov 6, 2014 Vision for Mars Challenge launched to help identify and advance medical technologies for ocular health in space through collaboration and funding support.