PTSD


Registration open for Combat PTSD Conference

September 12, 2019
 

The only national scientific event of its type, the conference is presented by the UT Health San Antonio-led STRONG STAR Consortium and Consortium to Alleviate PTSD (CAP).

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Alzheimer's Disease

Dr. Henrich: Studies of Alzheimer’s and brain diseases vital for Texas

January 14, 2019
 

The following guest column appeared in the San Antonio Express-News on Jan. 14. By William L. Henrich, M.D., MACP “The brain is the organ of destiny. It holds within its humming mechanism secrets that will determine the future of the human race.” — Wilder Penfield, American-Canadian neurosurgeon (1891-1976) The healthy brain solves problems, triumphs over […]

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San Antonio Business Journal: BioMed SA to recognize pioneers in military health care and beyond

July 31, 2018
 

BioMed SA has chosen Dr. Alan Peterson to receive its 2018 Award for Innovation in Healthcare and Bioscience.

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Reuters: Early deployment tied to increased suicide risk for soldiers

May 24, 2018
 

When soldiers have their first deployment within their first year of service, they may be twice as likely to attempt suicide during or after their second deployment, a U.S. study suggests. Read the full story at Reuters

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Texas Public Radio: Study finds 2-week long exposure therapy effective in treating combat PTSD

January 24, 2018
 

A groundbreaking study of PTSD treatment for military members published in JAMA and led by UT Health San Antonio’s STRONG STAR PTSD research consortium was reported by numerous media outlets, including Texas Public Radio. Read the story

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FOX 29: Cutting edge PTSD treatment with immediate results

October 23, 2017
 

It’s one of the frontline issues facing the military; helping the 15 percent of active duty and veterans suffering from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. Watch the full story at FOX 29

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