|Force Health Protection: Inside AFHSC|
The Armed Forces Health Surveillance Center (AFHSC) plays a critical role in force health protection. As the central epidemiological resource for the U.S. Armed Forces, AFHSC conducts medical surveillance to protect all those who serve our nation in uniform and allies who are critical to our national security interests. View how AFHSC collects data about our service members and populations of our global partners. Watch how the Global Emerging Infections Surveillance and Response System (GEIS) has become a respected authority in the fields of research and surveillance about emerging infectious disease and endemic diseases throughout the world. Learn how AFHSC analyzes data to support development of health-protection policies for our service members. Hear about new initiatives integrating DoD and global biosphere data to provide even more health situation awareness for U.S. geographic combatant commands and partner nations.