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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld and Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz have no public or media events on their schedules.

Dr. William Winkenwerder, assistant secretary of defense for health affairs, will conduct a news conference to announce the results of a DoD survey conducted in 2002 regarding selected health behaviors of the active military force. The briefing will be at 11 a.m. EST in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E579. Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the North Parking Entrance only. Plan to arrive no later than 45 minutes prior to the event; have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification. Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort into the building.



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03/08/2004
DoD to Award $8.4 Million for Science and Engineering Research The Department of Defense announced today plans to award $8.4 million to 15 academic institutions in 12 states to perform research in science and engineering fields important to national defense.

Twenty projects were competitively selected under the fiscal 2004 Defense...


03/08/2004
DoD Health Behavior Survey Announced             Dr. William Winkenwerder, assistant secretary of defense for health affairs, will conduct a news conference to announce the results of a DoD survey conducted in 2002 regarding selected health behaviors of the active military...


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