Medical School Programs
Medical school bioastronautics education is the multidisciplinary engagement of scientists, physicians, and space explorers to provide specialized training in bioastronautics science and to impact medical care on Earth by transferring the solutions to patients suffering from similar conditions, including osteoporosis, muscle wasting, shift-work-related sleep disorders, balance disorders, and cardiovascular system problems.
Few medical schools across the globe have structured bioastronautics research programs. Most bioastronautics research takes place among educational and research organizations, including national space agencies/centers/institutes, universities/institutes with specialized biology in space programs, space systems laboratories, astronaut/cosmonaut training centers, graduate schools offering research degree programs, and various corporate entities invested in space exploration.
Bioastronautics research programs in Canada and the United Kingdom (UK)...
KeywordsBioastronautics Medical Schools Clinical Space Flight Risk USA Europe Health Sleep circadian disorders Behavioral Mental Physical Risks Physiology Solar Particle Radiation Gravity International Space Station Mars500 Cardiovascular Transcranial Doppler Head-down tilt
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