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Dissemination and Training Division and Staff

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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 the Center's education initiatives and research programs taking place across all Divisions.

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) 617-2684
Email: ncptsd@va.gov

Leadership

Craig Rosen, PhD
Acting Director
(650) 493-5000 ext. 22812
email

Shannon Wiltsey Stirman
Acting Deputy Director
(650) 493-5000 ext. 20007
email

Marylene Cloitre, PhD
Associate Director for Research
(650) 493-5000 ext. 28353
email

Julie Salazar
Administrative Officer
(650) 614-9872
email

Operations Staff

Katherine Juhasz, MS
Education Administration
(650) 493-5000 ext. 20325
email

Mary Kwan
Program Specialist - Support Staff
(650) 493-5000 ext. 26233
email

Douglas Olive
Program Specialist
(650) 493-5000 ext.22477
email

 

Research and Implementation Staff

Ned Arsenault
Research Psychology Tech, Sleep Lab
(650) 493-5000 ext. 27120
email

Matthew H. Beristianos, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow
(650) 493-5000 ext. 26146
email

Eve Carlson, Ph.D.
Research Health Science Specialist
(650) 493-5000 ext. 24058
email

Afsoon Eftekhari, PhD
Psychologist
(650) 493-5000 ext. 22393
email

Adrienne Heinz, PhD
Research Health Science Specialist
(650) 493-5000 ext. 29114
email

Adam Jacobs
Administrative Specialist
(650) 493-5000 ext. 23355
email

Rachel Kimerling, PhD
Psychologist/MST
(650) 493-5000 ext. 23218
email

Eric Kuhn, PhD
Clinical Psychologist
(650) 493-5000 ext. 23160
email

Margaret-Anne (Maggi) Mackintosh, PhD
Health Science Specialist (Data Core Lead & Statistician)
(650) 493-5000 ext. 26957
email

Nicole Martin
Health Science Specialist
(650) 493-5000 ext. 27794
email

Shannon McCaslin, PhD
Clinical Psychologist
(650) 493-5000 ext. 22478
email

Pearl McGee-Vincent, PhD
Clinical Psychologist
(650) 614-9997 ext. 22478
email

Carmen P. McLean, PhD
Clinical Psychologist
(650) 614-9997 ext. 36384
email

Brienna N. Meffert, BS-BA
Research Health Science Specialist (Project Coordinator, Brain Training Study)
(650) 493-5000 ext. 25583
email

Andrea Neitzer
Clinical Research Project Coordinator
(650) 493-5000 ext. 26963
email

Kile Ortigo, PhD
Clinical Psychologist (Program Director, webSTAIR)
(650) 493-5000 ext. 26955
email

Jason Owen, PhD, MPH
Clinical Psychologist
(650) 493-5000 ext. 23478
email

Annabel Prins, PhD
Psychologist
(253) 583-1612
email

Kelly Ramsey
Health Science Specialist (Mobile Apps Program Manager)
(650) 493-5000 ext. 23484
email

Brandy Smith
Health Science Specialist
(650) 493-5000 ext. 26145
email

Erica Simon, PhD
Assistant Program Coordinator
(650) 493-5000 ext. 22494
email

Sarah Speicher
Administrative Specialist
(650) 493-5000 ext. 26830
email

Quyen Tiet, PhD
Health Science Specialist
(650) 493-5000 ext. 27852
email

Robyn Walser, PhD
Psychologist
(650) 493-5000 ext. 22039
email

Shannon Wiltsey Stirman
Staff Psychologist/Implementation Scientist
(650) 493-5000 ext. 20007
email

Steve Woodward, PhD
Staff Researcher
(650) 493-5000 ext. 22111
email

Joyce Yang
Postdoctoral Fellow
(650) 617-2684
email

Lindsey Zimmerman, PhD
Psychologist, Implementation Science
(650) 493-5000 ext. 27010
email

Interns

Christine Hahn
Research Intern
(650) 617-2684
email

 
 
 
 

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