Gulf War

 PBS: Who's Helping Our Wounded Vets?

 PBS: How the Iraq War Changed a Generation of Veterans


Operation Black Hills Cabin - A way to say Thank You


Gulf War Veterans' Illnesses Web sites and Links

Veterans Health Administration & Department of Veterans Affairs


Caring for Gulf War Veterans

This study guide provides an overview of Gulf War experience, the Department of Veterans Affairs and the Department of Defense health programs available for Gulf War Veterans, and the common symptoms and diagnoses of these Veterans. Emphasis is placed on providing the most recent information from clinical and scientific studies of Gulf War Veterans’ illnesses.

Environmental Health Clinicians and Coordinators, Veterans Health Administration & Department of Veterans Affairs


War Related Illness and Injury Study Center (WRIISC)

The War Related Illness and Injury Study Center (WRIISC) is a National VA Post-Deployment Health Resource, focused on the post deployment health concerns of Veterans and their unique health care needs. The WRIISCs develop and provide post-deployment health expertise to Veterans and their health care providers through clinical programs, research, education, and risk communication.


Gulf War Veterans Report: Pre 9/11

The purpose of this report is to provide comprehensive statistics on the utilization of VA benefits and healthcare services by Gulf War Era Veterans from the Pre-9/11 Period (August 2, 1990 to September 10, 2001).


Research Advisory Committee on Gulf War Veterans' Illnesses

The mission of the Committee is to make recommendations to the Secretary of Veterans Affairs on government research relating to the health consequences of military service in the Southwest Asia Theater of operations during the Persian Gulf War.


Gulf War Veterans Illnesses Research and Development Strategic Plan


Federally Sponsored Research on Gulf War Veterans' Illnesses 2009 Annual Report to Congress

(Note: The 2010 Annual Report to Congress has been submitted for VA concurrence and will be submitted to DoD for interagency concurrence for publication in 2011.)



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