Understanding warfighter performance from the inside out

DARPA  January 22, 2019 The anticipated outputs of the Measuring Biological Aptitude (MBA) program are a set of biomarkers that correspond to traits of highly effective performance in a given role, along with new tools to measure and report on those biomarkers in real time. This information will enable individual warfighters to understand and affect the underlying biological processes that govern their success. MBA technologies could improve training, team formation, mission performance, and post-mission recovery, yielding a better prepared, more effective, more resilient force. At its core, MBA seeks to shed light on the biological factors and processes that support […]