Last Published:  07/30/20 02:45:15 PM (Central)
Short Title: CBS Operational Performance Measures (Roma)
Responsible HRP Element: Human Factors and Behavioral Performance
Collaborating Org(s):
Human Health Countermeasures (HHC) Element
Other:
Space Radiation (SR) Element
Funding Status: Active - Currently funded and in progress
Procurement Mechanism(s):
Directed
Aims:
Identification and integration of operationally-relevant performance tasks from available performance measures across disciplines to determine necessary and sufficient performance measures for use in future research (working group). Scope of this effort is to identify the BHP Ops relevant performance measures and link these to Brain Performance Pathways for use by Translational Modeling efforts.
Aim 1. Thorough review of NASA technical and internal documents and the scientific literature and input from NASA Operations experts, identify the core tasks, individual and team performance abilities, and behavioral health and performance competencies for long-duration space exploration missions.
Aim 2. Thorough review of the CNS/SM/BMed scientific literature and NASA technical and internal documents, identify the constituent neurobehavioral processes (e.g., attention, short-term memory, verbal communication), Brain Performance Pathways, and neurobehavioral, neuroanatomical, and neurochemical substrates underlying each of the core tasks, individual and team performance abilities, and behavioral health and performance competencies for long-duration space exploration missions identified in Aim 1.
Aim 3. Thorough review of the CNS/SM/BMed scientific literature and NASA technical and internal documents, identify and assess the sensitivity, reliability, validity, translational potential, and redundancy of existing research measures of the constituent neurobehavioral processes, Brain Performance Pathways, and neurobehavioral, neuroanatomical, and neurochemical substrates underlying the core tasks, individual and team performance abilities, and behavioral health and performance competencies for long-duration space exploration missions identified in Aim 2.
Aim 4. Integrate the results of Aims 1-3 into a spreadsheet summarizing the findings and allowing for identification of relative strengths and weaknesses of each potential operational performance measure and potential redundancy of measures via overlapping Brain Performance Pathways.
Aim 5. If available, incorporate into the summary spreadsheet created in Aim 4 the results of other CBS Operational Performance Measures and CBS integrated datamining Directed Tasks.  This may include, but is not limited to, CBS Data Mining (PI A. Mulavara), CBS NHP CNS Radiation/Performance Data Mining (PI TBD), and CBS RR: Neurobehavioral Biomarkers Performance/Pathway (PI TBD).
Aim 6. Draft a report summarizing the project, including rationale/background, methodology, results, and discussion.  Recommend to NASA an evidence-based set(s) of candidate operationally-relevant Brain Performance Pathways measures applicable across multiple Risk areas for use in an integrated, translational CNS/BMed/SM research plan.
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RiskRisk of Adverse Cognitive or Behavioral Conditions and Psychiatric Disorders
GapBMed-102: Given exposures to spaceflight hazards (space radiation, isolation), how do we identify individual susceptibility, monitor molecular/biomarkers and acceptable thresholds, and validate behavioral health and CNS/neurological/neuropsychological performance measures and domains of relevance to exploration class missions?
GapBMed-103: What are the validated, efficacious treatments (individual or Team-based) and/or countermeasures to prevent adverse behavioral conditions, CNS/neurological, and/or psychiatric disorders caused by either single and/or integrated exposures to spaceflight hazards during exploration class missions?
GapBMed-107: What are the long-term changes and risks to astronaut health post-mission that, when using a continuity of care model, helps retrospectively identify and understand individual susceptibility (e.g., hereditary, dose, thresholds) to mitigate adverse CNS, cognitive, and behavioral health changes resulting from long-duration exploration missions, promoting the behavioral health of current and future crews?
GapBMed-108: Given each crewmember will experience multiple spaceflight hazards simultaneously, we need to identify and characterize the potential additive, antagonistic, or synergistic impacts of multiple stressors (e.g., space radiation, altered gravity, isolation, altered immune, altered sleep) on crew health and/or CNS/ cognitive functioning to develop threshold limits and validate countermeasures for any identified adverse crew health and/or operationally-relevant performance outcomes.
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RiskRisk of Adverse Outcome Due to Inadequate Human Systems Integration Architecture
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RiskRisk of Impaired Control of Spacecraft/Associated Systems and Decreased Mobility Due to Vestibular/Sensorimotor Alterations Associated with Spaceflight
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RiskRisk of Performance and Behavioral Health Decrements Due to Inadequate Cooperation, Coordination, Communication, and Psychosocial Adaptation within a Team
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