Lt. Gov. Sue Ellspermann and the Indiana Office of Defense and Development announced the $2.7 million of grant funding on Wednesday.
Senior Research Professor of Medicine Orschell will study medication combinations designed to combat acute radiation syndrome, also known as radiation sickness.
One bill requires a third-party evaluation of suicide prevention programs within the Department of Defense and the Department of Veterans Affairs.
The Indiana University School of Medicine is leading a three-year, $30 million concussion study sponsored by the NCAA and U.S. Department of Defense.
Proponents of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles are trying to change how the public perceives drones.
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel told most of the Department of Defense' furloughed employees to return to work Monday.
Some of the employees who would be out of work were already furloughed earlier this year because of sequestration.
A bill in Congress would prevent top military commanders from handling cases that involve their subordinates.
Senator Richard Lugar received the Department of Defense Medal for Distinguished Public Service for his work on the non-proliferation of nuclear weapons.
The study urges the military to make infusions of calories and protein part of standard care in the immediate aftermath of injury.