Behavioral Health Epidemiology

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​Through the analysis of individual and population data (e.g., existing medical and administrative data, surveys, focus groups, and Soldier-level index case data), BSHOP strives to identify patterns, issues, and risk and protective factors associated with behavioral and social health to mitigate adverse outcomes.

BSHOP provides information and services to US Army leadership at various levels including the Office of the Surgeon General Behavioral Health Service Line (OTSG BHSL), G-1 Army Resiliency Directorate (ARD), AMEDD Center & School, Major Commands, installations, units (in theatre and in garrison), and behavioral health programs and military treatment facilities.

BSHOP's staff is divided into two main sections: