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'Brain at War' conference offers hope, even with no bio-markers Special

San Francisco - For the past six years the Brain at War conference held each summer in June, has been galvanizing to raise awareness of the growing health-care needs of military veterans returning home from combat.

More specialized approach to PTSD needed for women in combat Special

San Francisco - It was a full-house attendance at the fifth annual “Brain at War” conference on June 21 as the Northern California Institute of Research and Education (NCIRE) presented the latest information on traumatic brain injury and post-traumatic stress.

Brain at War conference prepares for future care of veterans Special

San Francisco - The future of health care for veterans returning home from combat will include diagnosis and treatment of Post Traumatic Stress and other brain injuries.

US Rep Patrick Kennedy tells San Francisco press PTSD is real Special

San Francisco - Former US House of Representatives member Patrick J. Kennedy spoke at a press conference this afternoon in San Francisco to commence the "Brain at War" conference that starts tomorrow at the Marines Memorial Hotel.
 

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The Commandant s Ballroom on the 10th floor of the Marines Memorial Club & Hotel was filled to capac...
The Commandant's Ballroom on the 10th floor of the Marines Memorial Club & Hotel was filled to capacity as the fourth annual "Brain at War" conference was held on Thursday, June 23, 2011.
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Dr. Michael Weiner  MD is the director of the Center for Imagining of Neurodegenerative Diseases at ...
Dr. Michael Weiner, MD is the director of the Center for Imagining of Neurodegenerative Diseases at the San Francisco VA Medical Center. He was among the key speakers at the Brain at War conference on June 23, 2011.
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Dr. Thomas Neylan  MD is the director of the Stress at Health Research Program at San Francisco VA M...
Dr. Thomas Neylan, MD is the director of the Stress at Health Research Program at San Francisco VA Medical Center at Fort Miley. He was among the speakers at the fifth annual "Brain at War" conference at the Marines Memorial Club and Hotel in San Francisco, CA.
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Former US House of Representatives member Patrick J. Kennedy made a speech on the need for more trea...
Former US House of Representatives member Patrick J. Kennedy made a speech on the need for more treatment for Post Traumatic Stress Disorder for the nation's veterans.
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Dr. Thomas Neylan  MD is a leading researcher and physician in the field of Post Traumatic Stress Di...
Dr. Thomas Neylan, MD is a leading researcher and physician in the field of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. He works with the Veterans Affairs Medical Center and UCSF Medical Center in San Francisco.
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Patrick J. Kennedy (right) spoke to the press about PTSD he said  Trauma is a physical wound  it is ...
Patrick J. Kennedy (right) spoke to the press about PTSD he said "Trauma is a physical wound, it is one that occurs in the brain," said Kennedy.
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Navy SEAL James Hatch  now retired after being wounded in action in the Middle East in 2009. His suf...
Navy SEAL James Hatch, now retired after being wounded in action in the Middle East in 2009. His suffering with PTSD and other injuries had him contemplating suicide. He had over 15 surgeries on his leg after he had been shot.
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Aoife O  Donovan on panel discussion at the  Brain at War  conference on June 21  2012 at Marines Me...
Aoife O' Donovan on panel discussion at the "Brain at War" conference on June 21, 2012 at Marines Memorial Club and Hotel San Francisco. She mentioned that Post Traumatic Stress has an impact upon the immune system and aging.
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