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Eric Kuhn, PhD


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Eric Kuhn, PhD

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Clinical Research Program Manager

Dissemination and Training Division

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Academic Appointment

  • Stanford University School of Medicine, Clinical Assistant Professor (Affiliated)


  • VA Sierra Pacific MIRECC/ Stanford University School of Medicine, Post-Doctoral Fellowship, 2004-2006
  • University at Albany, State University of New York, Clinical Psychology, PhD, 2004
  • University at Albany, State University of New York, Psychology, MA, 2002
  • University at Albany, State University of New York, United States History, BA, 1991

Expertise and Interests

  • Evidence-Based Treatments for PTSD
  • Technology-based Interventions (web and mobile)
  • Increasing Access to and Engagement in Mental Health Care
  • Implementation Science
  • Research Methods

Membership in Professional Societies

  • International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies
  • Division 46, American Psychological Association
  • Association of VA Psychologist Leaders

Awards and Honors

  • Chairman's Award for Advancement in Accessibility, Federal Communications Commission
  • President's Award for the Advancement of Telemedicine, American Telemedicine Association
  • Peer Group Award, Office of Patient Care Services, VA Central Office

Selected Publications

Kuhn, E., Hoffman, J. E., & Ruzek, J. I. (2012). Multiple experiences of combat trauma. In M. Duckworth & V. Follette (Eds.), Retraumatization: Assessment, treatment and prevention. New York, NY: Taylor & Francis.

Tran, T., Kuhn, E., Walser, R., & Drescher, K. (2012). The relationship between religiousity, PTSD, and depressive symptoms in veterans in PTSD residential treatment. Journal of Psychology and Spirituality, 40, 313-322.

Ruzek, J. I., Hoffman, J., Cuilla, R., Prins, A., Kuhn, E., & Gahm, G. (2011). Bringing internet-based education and intervention into mental health practice: European Journal of Psychotraumatology, 2, 1-9. doi:10.3402/ejpt.v2i0.7278

Kuhn, E., Drescher, K., Ruzek, J. & Rosen, C. (2010). Aggressive and unsafe driving in male veterans receiving PTSD residential treatment. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 23, 399-402. doi:10.1002/jts.20536

Rosen, C., Kuhn, E., Greenbaum, M. A., & Drescher, K. D. (2008). Mortality rates and causes of death among Vietnam-era veterans seen in VA outpatient mental health settings. Psychiatric Services, 59, 290-296. doi:10.1176/

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