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Steve Comber: Leidos to Help Navy Research PTSD, Brain Injuries

Steve Comber
Steve Comber

Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has won a potential $15 million contract to support the U.S. Navy’s psychological health services for marines and sailors.

The company will work to develop instructional programs, coordinate communications, facilitate outreach programs, assist clinical research and manage data for the Naval Center for Combat & Operational Stress Control, Leidos said Wednesday.

Steve Comber, president of Leidos’ health division, said the company will help the Navy both research and treat post-traumatic stress and brain injuries for military service members.

The contract contains a one-year base period with two one-year options and Leidos will perform the task at its San Diego, Calif.-based facility.

The NCCOSC works to provide psychological health services for marines through various programs and research initiatives.

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