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National Health


APL’s National Health Mission Area seeks to understand the complex, multidisciplinary technical and operational capabilities needed to fundamentally transform health and the delivery of care. Our deep understanding of systems engineering and our analytical expertise allow us to develop and deliver scalable, sustainable, and resilient solutions to a broad range of challenges. We focus on:

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  • Developing advanced analytical techniques to transform approaches to precision medicine and public health
  • Creating a highly reliable learning health system
  • Optimizing human protection, performance, and restoration of function
  • Strengthening global health stability through improved access to enabling technologies in all care environments

Mission Area Executive:
Sezin Palmer
Phone: 240-228-8913
E-mail: Sezin.Palmer@jhuapl.edu

Chief Engineer:
Alan Ravitz
Phone: 240-228-8829
E-mail: Alan.Ravitz@jhuapl.edu

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