WHAT WE DO
Provide science, technology and capability development investments that maintain the U.S. military’s technological superiority in countering WMD and emerging 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
2021 FEDHEALTHIT INNOVATION AWARD WINNER
The Defense Threat Reduction Agency has recently been recognized as a 2021 FedHealthIT Innovation Award Winner for its work in developing the Rapid Analysis of Threat Exposure (RATE) technology.
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THE 2021 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 Chemical and Biological Defense Science & Technology (CBD S&T) Conference scheduled Nov. 30 – Dec. 3, 2021.
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THE DEFENSE THREAT REDUCTION INFORMATION ANALYSIS CENTER (DTRIAC)
DTRIAC is the key Department of Defense source of information and analysis on nuclear and conventional weapons-related topics. Sponsored by the Defense Threat Reduction Agency, DTRIAC has major reference collections of documents, photographic data, and films and can search, retrieve and perform analyses on DTRA-internal and community-wide nuclear/conventional weapons phenomena, effects and technology matters and related nuclear/conventional technology transfer applications.
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