Fourth Annual Joining Forces: BUMC and VA Boston Healthcare SYSTEM Conference

8:30 am to 1 PM in Hiebert lounge

14th floor of the BUSM

 

This year our speakers will include:

Jennifer J. vasterling, Ph.D.

Chief of Psychology and Investigator, Behavioral Sciences Division, National Center for PTSD, VABHS

Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Boston University School of Medicine

“Cognitive and emotional changes in comorbid PTSD/TBI in OIF/OEF Veterans”

And

Robert A. stern, PH.D.

Director of Clinical Research for the BU Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE) Center and

Professor of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Anatomy and Neurobiology at Boston University School of Medicine

“Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy: A Neurodegenerative Disease Following Repetitive Head Impact”

 

These presentations will be followed by a

Poster Session