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Hannah Cole to be a William C. Dement Fellow!

One of our wonderful undergrad students, Hannah Cole, was recently selected to be a William C. Dement Fellow with the Sleep and Chronobiology Summer Behavioral Sciences Research Apprenticeship program at Brown University! She will be working Dr. Mary Carskadon and … Continue reading

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Jenn Steward Accepts Postdoc Position at Houston VAMC

A big congratulations to our very own Jenn Steward, who’s currently on internship at Bay Pines VA, who has accepted a postdoc position at the Houston VAMC. It’s a one year clinical post-doctoral fellowship at the Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical … Continue reading

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Rachel and Ashley Have Matched to Their Top Sites!

Rachel Micol and Ashley Clausen have both matched to their #1 internship sites! Rachel will be at the VA Boston Healthcare System on the PTSD Clinical Team. Ashley will be at the Durham VAMC in the General Track. We celebrated their successful … Continue reading

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Dr. Ashley Clausen Defended Her Dissertation!

Very happy news to report, our very own Ashley Clausen is now Dr. Ashley Clausen after successfully defending her dissertation, “Neural correlates of cardiovascular health in combat veterans”. Here is one of her first pictures ever taken as a PhD! … Continue reading

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Jim Scholl receives prestigious Schweitzer Fellowship!

The U.S. Schweitzer Fellows Program immerses students in an experiential learning process designed to develop and sharpen the skills and abilities necessary to become lifelong Leaders in Service: individuals who are dedicated to and skilled in meeting the health needs … Continue reading

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Ashley Clausen successfully proposes her dissertation!

One of our wonderful grad students, Ashley Clausen, successfully proposed her dissertation in the spring. It’s entitled: “Neural correlates of cardiovascular health in combat veterans”. We’re so proud of her and can’t wait to hear the results of her study!

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Rachel Micol Successfully Proposed Her Dissertation!

Better late than never, but our very own Rachel Micol successfully proposed her dissertation: “Predicting Posttraumatic Stress Symptoms in U.S. Military Service Members”. She is currently collecting data. If you know of anyone (or you yourself) are interested in participating, … Continue reading

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K.Miller accepts post-doc at the National Center for PTSD in Palo Alto!

Our very own Katherine Miller accepted a prestigious post-doctoral position at the National Center for PTSD in Palo Alto. It is a full time two-year postdoctoral VA/Stanford Advanced Fellowship position in Mental Health Research and Treatment based at the National Center for … Continue reading

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TRAPT member accepts post-doctoral research fellowship at the Durham VA!

TRAPT is SO PROUD to announce that our very own Katherine Cunningham recently accepted a post-doctoral research fellowship with the Durham VA Mental Illness Research, Education and Clinical Center (MIRECC; for more information click here). The MIRECC focuses on post-deployment mental … Continue reading

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TRAPT travels to New Orleans for the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies (ISTSS) conference!

Several TRAPT members traveled to New Orleans, LA in early November to attend this years annual International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies (ISTSS) conference. The ISTSS conference represents a unique opportunity to learn about the latest in traumatic stress research, … Continue reading

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