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Dissemination and Training Division and Staff


Dissemination and Training Division and Staff

The Dissemination and Training Division in Palo Alto, CA specializes in developing a variety of multimedia educational materials for clinicians including publications, manuals, videos and mobile apps. Research focuses on assessment, prevention, and intervention. The Division houses a sleep laboratory and maintains a focus on disaster mental health and early intervention.

Read about research taking place at this Division or about the Center's education initiatives.

National Center faculty is active in training programs at both the predoctoral and postdoctoral levels. See Positions Available for internship and fellowship opportunities that are offered at each Division site.

Contact Information for Dissemination and Training Division
National Center for PTSD
Dissemination and Training Division
VA Palo Alto Health Care System
NCPTSD - 334
795 Willow Road
Menlo Park, CA 94025
Phone: (650) 493-5000, ext 22673
Fax: (650) 617-2684


Name Position Phone Ext. Email
Josef Ruzek, PhD Director (650) 493-5000 22977 email
Craig Rosen, PhD Deputy Director (650) 493-5000 22812 email
Marylene Cloitre, PhD Associate Director for Research (650) 493-5000 28353 email
Robyn Walser, PhD Associate Director for Education (650) 493-5000 22039 email
Julie Salazar Administrative Officer (650) 614-9872 email

Operations Staff

Name Position Phone Ext. Email
Alicia Huff Program Specialist (650) 493-5000 email
Nora Hibbits Research Administration (650) 493-5000 email
Katherine Young, MS Education Administration (650) 493-5000 20325 email
Rajpreet Jandir Program Specialist (650) 493-5000 22673 email
Mary Kwan Program Specialist - Support Staff (650) 493-5000 26233 email

Research and Implementation Staff

Name Position Phone Ext. Email
Ned Arsenault Research Psychology Tech, Sleep Lab (650) 493-5000 22477 email
Eve Carlson, PhD Research Health Science Specialist (650) 493-5000 24058 email
Jill J. Crowley, PhD Health Science Specialist (650) 493-5000 27759 email
Kent Drescher, PhD Health Science Specialist (650) 493-5000 22071 email
Afsoon Eftekhari, PhD Psychologist (650) 493-5000 22393 email
Benjamin C. Graham, PhD Research Program Manager (650) 493-5000 27585 email
Rachel Kimerling, PhD Psychologist/MST (650) 493-5000 23218 email
Eric Kuhn, PhD Psychologist (650) 493-5000 23161 email
Sara Landes, PhD Psychologist (650) 493-5000 26957 email
Shannon McCaslin, PhD Specialist (650) 493-5000 22478 email
Jason Owen, PhD Psychologist (650) 493-5000 23478 email
Annabel Prins, PhD Psychologist (650) 493-5000 22478 email
Quyen Q. Tiet, PhD Researcher (650) 493-5000 27852 email
Jessica A. Turchik, PhD Psychologist (650) 493-5000 26849 email
Steve Woodward, PhD Psychologist, Sleep Lab (650) 493-5000 22111 email

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