Health Education and Application 

The Health Education and Application Mission

The HEA Division promotes readiness through strategic health education, nutrition, and behavioral health initiatives using advanced technology within the Army public health system.

Division Description

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  • Provide public health SME consultation, education and training.
  • Advocate for holistic approaches to health and wellness that include strategic behavioral, physical, nutritional and educational initiatives.
  • Advocate for health promotion policy implementation and policy change.  


The ultimate focus is to enrich the mind, body, and spirit toward promoting a healthy Army Family.

Contact Information

Name: Health Education and Application Division 
Email Address: 
Telephone: 410-436-6250 or 410-436-8856 
DSN: 584-6250 or 584-8856 
Mailing Address:
Army Public Health Center
5158 Blackhawk Road
Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD 21010-5403

Current Initiatives 

  • Combat Operational Stress Control & Stress Management
  • Integrated Model of BH and Pastoral Counseling Services
  • Nutrition & Weight Management
  • Army Pregnancy Postpartum Physical Training (P3T)
  • Charting the Course to a Healthier Force
  • Web-based Health Promotion Continuing Education


  • DoD Child Obesity Prevention WG
  • AR 600-9 (Revision) WG
  • Food & Nutrition Subcommittee of the DoD Nutrition Committee
  • DOD Civilian Wellness WG
  • OTSG Women's Health Lactation Friendly Initiative WG

Program 22 Staff

  • Program Manager
  • Social Workers
  • Health Educators
  • Registered Dietitian