IBA Awarded U.S. Army Contract to Provide Cutting-Edge Telemedicine Services

Falls Church, VA—The U.S. Army Medical Research and Development Command (USAMRDC) awarded IBA a multi-year contract to provide research, scientific, management, and technical support for its Telemedicine and Advanced Technology Research Center (TATRC). An office housed within USAMRDC headquarters, TATRC fosters research on autonomous medical systems and virtual health technology to address combat casualty care gaps in Department of Defense (DoD) medical research and military healthcare.

IBA will support research and programs at TATRC labs at Fort Detrick in Frederick, Maryland, and Fort Gordon in Augusta, Georgia. Some specific innovative, leading technology solutions and services IBA will provide include the following:

  • Clinical research project management
  • Telemedicine program management
  • Mobile device software engineering
  • Medical scenario training
  • Artificial intelligence/machine learning engineering
  • Operational telemedicine network engineering
  • Robotics engineering
  • Aeronautical engineering

“IBA is thrilled to partner with TATRC, an organization that continues to be at the forefront of various medical technology innovation programs,” said Mary Dowdall, president of IBA. “This award is a result of the outstanding performance of our team and represents the confidence and trust our clients and TATRC leadership has in IBA. We recognize the importance of the TATRC mission to military medicine, and we are honored to be a part of it.”

Julie Olson, IBA’s director of operations, added, “IBA is honored to deliver cutting-edge telehealth solutions and to build on our experience supporting TATRC for more than a decade. We are excited to operate within this innovative landscape and expand our contributions to machine learning/artificial intelligence, robotics and autonomous systems, human factors engineering, and aeronautical engineering.”

In addition, the IBA team will help TATRC manage grants and contracts that explore science and engineering technologies ahead of programmed DoD research, leveraging other programs to maximize benefits to military medicine.

About IBA

Irving Burton Associates (IBA) is a woman-owned, federal health IT and Homeland Security services provider headquartered in Falls Church, VA, with regional offices in San Antonio, TX; Frederick, MD; Augusta, GA; and Washington, DC. This leading technology services firm has 40 years of experience delivering innovative work on the nation’s largest mission support and health IT projects. IBA’s teams specialize in Agile development, Agile transformation, enterprise IT, mobile application development, program management, and financial services.

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Media contact: Suzanne Béchamps, 571-565-3717 or marketing@ibacorp.us

September 26, 2019