WHAT WE DO
Provide science, technology and capability development investments that maintain the U.S. military’s technological superiority in countering WMD and asymmetric threats, mitigate the risks of technical surprise and respond to the warfighter’s urgent technical requirements.
Be the recognized leader for technical innovation to counter WMD and asymmetric threats – responding to urgent warfighter needs while investing in R&D to shape the Nation’s counter-threat capabilities.
UNDERSTAND THE ENVIRONMENT,
THREATS, AND VULNERABILITIES
CONTROL, DEFEAT, DISABLE, AND
DISPOSE OF THREATS
SAFEGUARD THE FORCE AND
UPCOMING EVENTS AND RECENT ACTIVITY
THE 2021 CHEMICAL AND BIOLOGICAL DEFENSE SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY (CBD S&T) CONFERENCE STATUS UPDATE: DEFERRED
After careful consideration of health protection conditions, international travel policies, and an unclear future, the Defense Threat Reduction Agency will not conduct the CBD S&T Conference scheduled Nov. 30 – Dec. 3, 2021. Visit the Conference Website for More Information »
MS. LISA SWAN, DIRECTOR, COUNTER IMPROVISED THREAT TECHNOLOGIES (RD-TT), DTRA, USA
Lisa Swan, a member of the Senior Executive Service (SES), leads the Counter Improvised Threat Technologies Department at the Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA). In this capacity, she is responsible for anticipatory, rapid acquisition of material solutions supporting combatant commanders’ response to new and emerging improvised threats. Read More »
JOINT SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY OFFICE (JSTO) MONTHLY PUBLICATION