Space Physiology and Medicine News


Mission Press Releases

  • Space Adventures’ Client to Participate in TRISH Research
    Translational Research Institute for Space Health - Friday, December 3, 2021
    Posted on: 12/3/2021 6:47:51 PM PDT

  • TRISH solicitation seeks proposals to counteract bodily wear-and-tear in spaceflight
    Translational Research Institute for Space Health - Friday, December 3, 2021
    Posted on: 12/3/2021 6:38:24 PM PDT

  • NASA Awards Contract for Bed Rest Studies
    NASA HQ - Monday, November 22, 2021
    Posted on: 11/22/2021 11:42:41 PM PDT

  • Space physician training course: call for applications
    European Space Agency - Monday, October 4, 2021
    Posted on: 10/4/2021 1:30:05 PM PDT

  • Space Health Institute demonstrates self-reliant performance of the Butterfly iQ portable handheld ultrasound system in space
    Translational Research Institute for Space Health - Thursday, September 30, 2021
    Posted on: 9/30/2021 1:40:25 PM PDT

  • Sanford Burnham Prebys professor Karen Ocorr awarded $2 million from NASA to study flies in space
    Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Research Institute - Saturday, September 25, 2021
    Posted on: 9/24/2021 3:00:34 PM PDT

  • Space Health Institute Releases Postdoctoral Fellowship Solicitation to Support Training of the Next Generation of Scientists
    Translational Research Institute for Space Health - Wednesday, September 22, 2021
    Posted on: 9/22/2021 2:36:24 PM PDT

  • Dr. Michael A. Schmidt Receives Research and Innovation Awards from the Aerospace Medical Association
    Sovaris Aerospace - Wednesday, September 22, 2021
    Posted on: 9/22/2021 1:54:33 PM PDT

  • Space Health Institute grants nearly $4 million for studies on protecting the body from damage by reducing metabolism
    Translational Research Institute for Space Health - Monday, September 20, 2021
    Posted on: 9/20/2021 1:35:24 PM PDT

  • Space Health Institute launches the first commercial spaceflight medical research program
    Translational Research Institute for Space Health - Tuesday, September 7, 2021
    Posted on: 9/8/2021 1:30:59 AM PDT

  • UNOOSA and ESA open opportunity to conduct hypergravity experiments
    United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs - Wednesday, September 1, 2021
    Posted on: 9/1/2021 2:24:36 PM PDT

  • Call for American Society for Gravitational and Space Research (ASGSR) Award Nominations
    American Society for Gravitational and Space Research - Wednesday, August 18, 2021
    Posted on: 8/18/2021 7:56:01 PM PDT

  • ISS National Lab to Host Session at World Stem Cell Summit on Regenerative Medicine in Low Earth Orbit
    Center for the Advancement of Science in Space (CASIS) - Friday, June 11, 2021
    Posted on: 6/11/2021 4:12:01 PM PDT

  • The Butterfly iQ Catches a Ride on the SpaceX Dragon to Space
    Translational Research Institute for Space Health - Friday, June 4, 2021
    Posted on: 6/4/2021 3:19:45 PM PDT

  • Space Health Institute Adds Astronauts, Scientists to Scientific Advisory Board
    Translational Research Institute for Space Health - Tuesday, March 16, 2021
    Posted on: 3/16/2021 5:01:25 PM PDT

  • Defects in mitochondria may explain many health problems observed during space travel
    Cell Press - Wednesday, November 25, 2020
    Posted on: 11/25/2020 5:05:52 PM PDT

  • Space worms experiment reveals gravity affects genes
    University of Exeter - Wednesday, November 25, 2020
    Posted on: 11/25/2020 5:04:39 PM PDT

  • Space travel can adversely impact energy production in a cell
    Georgetown University Medical Center - Wednesday, November 25, 2020
    Posted on: 11/25/2020 5:03:17 PM PDT

  • Reminder: BRASH 2101 Pre-Solicitation Webinar this Friday | The Translational Research Institute for Space Health
    Translational Research Institute for Space Health - Wednesday, November 11, 2020
    Posted on: 11/11/2020 8:58:14 PM PDT

  • Dartmouth Engineering Professor Awarded $400K NSF Grant To Conduct Research on Space Station
    Dartmouth College - Wednesday, November 11, 2020
    Posted on: 11/11/2020 4:38:36 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • NASA; Two Weeks Remaining for Biomedical Research Advances for Space Health (BRASH) Applications
    NASA HQ - January 12, 2022
    Posted on: 1/12/2022 2:59:43 PM PDT

  • NASA Heomd - Two Weeks Remaining for TRISH Postdoctoral Scientist Fellowship Applications
    NASA HQ - January 6, 2022
    Posted on: 1/6/2022 3:11:22 PM PDT

  • NASA [Smds] KSC BPS Senior Scientist Position is Open
    NASA Biological & Physical Science - December 16, 2021
    Posted on: 12/16/2021 5:30:07 PM PDT

  • NASA Announcement of Opportunity - Associate Element Scientist, Exploration Medical Capability (ExMC), Human Research Program (HRP)
    NASA HQ - December 15, 2021
    Posted on: 12/15/2021 4:51:46 PM PDT

  • Space Health Institute Seeks Proposals to Counteract Bodily Wear-and-Tear from Spaceflight
    NASA HQ - December 1, 2021
    Posted on: 12/2/2021 12:09:30 AM PDT

  • NASA Selects Proposal to Study Astronaut Health and Performance for Moon and Mars Missions
    NASA HQ - September 30, 2021
    Posted on: 9/30/2021 7:54:08 PM PDT

  • Space Health Institute Releases Postdoctoral Fellowship Solicitation to Support Training of the Next Generation of Scientists
    NASA HQ - September 22, 2021
    Posted on: 9/22/2021 1:45:11 PM PDT

  • NASA HEOMD: Space Health Institute grants nearly $4 million for studies on protecting the body from damage by reducing metabolism
    NASA HQ - August 31, 2021
    Posted on: 8/31/2021 8:32:07 PM PDT

  • NASA Science Mission Directorate Seeking Engineering Program Managers
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - August 24, 2021
    Posted on: 8/24/2021 9:36:44 PM PDT

  • Legume Experiments Conducted to Identify Best Source of Key Nutrients for Astronaut Diets
    NASA Space Life and Physical Sciences - July 22, 2021
    Posted on: 7/22/2021 2:26:53 PM PDT

  • Rodent Research-10 Flight Biospecimens Now Available!
    NASA Space Life and Physical Sciences - July 22, 2021
    Posted on: 7/22/2021 2:11:41 PM PDT

  • Investigation of Spaceflight-Induced Changes to Astronaut Microbiomes
    NASA Space Life and Physical Sciences - July 22, 2021
    Posted on: 7/22/2021 2:10:21 PM PDT

  • The Translational Research Institute for Space Health Awards Four Postdoctoral Fellowship
    NASA HQ - July 15, 2021
    Posted on: 7/15/2021 6:11:48 PM PDT

  • Evidence for Increased Thermogenesis of Mice in Space
    NASA Space Life and Physical Sciences - July 9, 2021
    Posted on: 7/9/2021 11:09:46 PM PDT

  • Investigation of Spaceflight-Induced Changes to Astronaut Microbiomes
    NASA Space Life and Physical Sciences - July 9, 2021
    Posted on: 7/9/2021 11:07:55 PM PDT

  • NASA Request for Information on Topics Supporting Crew Health and Performance
    NASA HQ - July 6, 2021
    Posted on: 7/6/2021 2:51:38 PM PDT

  • Position Vacancy Announcement: Exercise Physiology Lead, NASA JSC
    Johnson Space Center - July 1, 2021
    Posted on: 7/1/2021 4:03:26 PM PDT

  • Extended Longevity of 3D Tissues and Microphysiological Systems for Modeling of Acute and Chronic Exposures to Stressors
    NASA HQ - May 28, 2021
    Posted on: 5/28/2021 10:38:59 PM PDT

  • NASA Intergovernmental Personnel Act (IPA) Opportunity for Human Research Program Chief Scientist (REVISED)
    NASA HQ - May 20, 2021
    Posted on: 5/20/2021 2:03:21 PM PDT

  • NASA Announcement of Intergovernmental Personnel Act (IPA) Opportunity Human Research Program Chief Scientist
    Johnson Space Center - May 17, 2021
    Posted on: 5/17/2021 3:39:45 PM PDT