Photo of School of Aerospace MedicineThe U.S. Air Force School of Aerospace Medicine is an internationally renowned center for aerospace medical learning, consultation, aerospace medical investigations and aircrew health assessments. We promote readiness and protect force and community health by using a range of tools and expertise including environmental and health surveillance, laboratory and risk analysis, process re-engineering, consultation and technological innovation to maximize operational health capabilities and to solve problems through ingenuity and partnerships.  We train approximately 6,000 students each year. 


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Education Facts
  • 97 courses annually
  • 500 classes annually
  • 4,000 grads annually
  • 220 instructors
  • 5,800 student tests
  • 8,400 CCAF credits annually
  • 47 Classrooms/2 Auditoriums
  • Students at 6 Geographically Separated Units
Faculty Support
Faculty and Curriculum Development
Student Support
Registrar Functions, Student Academic Support
Technology Management
AV Production, Classroom Technologies, Blackboard LMS
Franzello Aeromedical Library
Literature Search, Copyright, Learner Collaboration
Visit the USAFSAM Course Catalog


C-STARS Baltimore, Comprehensive Medical Readiness Program (CMRP) Training, R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, Baltimore, MD

C-STARS St. Louis, Comprehensive Medical Readiness Program (CMRP) Training, St. Louis University Medical Center, St. Louis, MO

C-STARS Cincinnati, Critical Care Air Transport Team Advanced Training, University Hospital Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH

C-STARS Omaha, Principles of Biocontainment Care Training, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE

SMART Regional Currency Site (RCS) Las Vegas, Comprehensive Medical Readiness Program (CMRP) Training, University Medical Center, Las Vegas, NV

Aerospace Medicine Neurology Team, Lackland AFB, San Antonio, TX

Contact Us

USAF School of Aerospace Medicine
2510 5th Street, Bldg. 840
Wright-Patterson AFB, OH 45433-7913
Phone: (937) 938-2716
​DSN: 798-2716

Registrar: For training, class schedule and registration information
Phone: (937) 713-0989

TDY-to-School: For funding and training
Phone: (937) 938-3171, (937) 938-3172

Blackboard LMS Helpdesk 
Phone: (937) 713-2702


Centrifuge Training

ESOH Service Center
Toll Free: 1-888-232-ESOH (3764)
Phone: (937) 938-3764
DSN: 798-3764
Fax: (937) 656-8637

Aerospace Consult Service
Waiver Phone: (937) 938-2650
MFIS Phone: (937) 938-2647

Public Health Consult Service
Phone: (937) 938-3207


Colonel Tory Woodard, Commander, United States Air Force School of Aerospace Medicine (USAFSAM)

Colonel Tory Woodard is the Commander, United States Air Force School of Aerospace Medicine (USAFSAM), 711th Human Performance Wing, Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio. USAFSAM is the premier institute for education and worldwide operational consultation in Aerospace and Operational Medicine.  Full Biography 

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and operational medicine

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