Space Life Sciences Directorate
The Space Life Sciences Directorate manages a broad range of applied and basic scientific research, related ground and flight experiments and investigations, and flight crew interfacing hardware and systems including the planning and implementation of programs/projects in human life sciences, human life sciences flight experiments, medical operations and health care, lunar and planetary geology, Earth sciences, space science, and spacecraft and systems design relating to flight crew habitability and productivity.
Operational support is also provided for on-going human spaceflight missions. This Directorate disseminates new scientific findings and interfaces with the external scientific discipline user and organizations. It provides a focal point for the development and implementation of an integrated humans in space program across all human flight programs.
For more information visit the Space Life Sciences Directorate home page.