Our Tasks

The Brain Research and Innovation Centre has five main tasks in the following themes:

1. (Medical) Scientific Research

Supervising and conducting (medical) scientific research to come up with recommendations for diagnosis, treatment and prevention of stress and trauma-related complaints and disorders among Dutch military personnel.

2. Innovation & Technology

Supervising and conducting research into the use of innovative techniques and technology to improve military mental healthcare.

3. Prevention

Increasing the mental strength of soldiers by developing activities based on the principle "health is an asset instead of a state".

4. Knowledge

Central control in collecting, securing and disseminating knowledge and research on aspects of military mental healthcare.

5. Implementation & Evaluation

Evaluation of care programmes and implementation of knowledge and research in the healthcare programmes of the Militairy Mental Healthcare.