The U.S. Army Medical Research and Materiel Command's Combat Casualty Care Research Program Director Col. Dallas Hack received a plaque at the Military Health System Research Symposium Aug. 12 in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., in recognition for his continued efforts to coordinate the DoD's premier scientific meeting addressing the unique medical needs of the warfighter. MHSRS combines the former Advanced Technology Applications for Combat Casualty Care Conference, the Air Force Medical Service Medical Research Symposium, and the Navy Medicine Research Conference. Attendees include military medical care providers with deployment experience, DoD scientists, academia, and industry. USAMRMC Commander Maj. Gen. Joseph Caravalho Jr. presented the award to Hack, who he said exemplifies the service medic's enduring drive to continually advance the medical care of our deployed and injured warfighters.