8:00 a.m. – Welcome and Housekeeping
– John Moring, PhD, ABPP

8:15 a.m. – Gaining Ground in the Combat Against PTSD: Treatment Advances Pioneered by the STRONG STAR Consortium
– Alan Peterson, PhD, ABPP

9:15 a.m. – Profiles in Resilience Presentation
– Karl Marlantes, MA

10:15 a.m. – Break and Book Signing

11:00 a.m. – Keynote Address: The Remarkable Past, Present, and Future of the Study of Psychological Trauma From the Vietnam Veterans Readjustment Study to Today
– Terence Keane, PhD

12:00 p.m. – Lunch

1:00 p.m. – Experiences of Veterans Across the Eras
– Gary Gordon, MA
– Lt. Col. Stefan Herpen
– Hakim Mathis, BSN, RN
– Jonathan Mallard
– Jerry Thornton, MBA
– Kirsten Verkamp, PhD(c), MSN, BSN, RN

2:00 p.m. – Break

2:30 p.m. – Project VALOR (Veterans’ After‐Discharge Longitudinal Registry): Past Findings and Future Directions
– Brian Marx, PhD

3:00 p.m. – Multimorbidity of TBI, PTSD, and Vestibular Issues
– Alicia Swan, PhD

3:30 p.m. – PTSD and Tinnitus: Neurobiological Findings and Clinical Implications
– John Moring, PhD, ABPP

4:00 p.m. – Bob Woodruff Foundation: Got Your 6 Network: Quantifying and Addressing Veterans’ Needs
– Margaret Harrell, PhD

4:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.  Reception and Poster Session (Poster Session begins at 5:00 p.m.)

8:00 a.m. – Welcome and Housekeeping
– John Moring, PhD, ABPP

8:15 a.m. – Keynote Address: History of the Diagnosis of PTSD
– Frank Weathers, PhD

9:15 a.m. – The Historical Journey of Women and Military Service in the United States
– Tara Galovski, PhD

9:45 a.m. – Differences in Characteristics and Response to PTSD Treatment between Men and Women Service Members and Veterans
– Carmen McLean, PhD, & Jennifer Wachen, PhD

10:15 a.m. – Break

10:45 a.m. – Shaping the Future of Combat-Related PTSD: New Studies Being Launched by STRONG STAR
– Alan Peterson, PhD, ABPP; Vanessa Jacoby, PhD, ABPP; Steffany Fredman, PhD; Carmen McLean, PhD; Kristi Pruiksma, PhD, DBSM; Eric Meyer, PhD; Muhammad Rais Baig, MD; Don McGeary, PhD, ABPP; Brian Marx, PhD

12:00 p.m. – Lunch

1:00 p.m. – From Research to Clinical Practice: Developing Competency in Evidence-Based Practices
– Katy Dondanville, PsyD, ABPP

2:00 p.m. – Break

2:30 p.m. – Expert Panel of Clinicians
– Muhammad Rais Baig, MD; Jeffrey Cigrang, PhD, ABPP; Brooke Fina, LCSW, BCD; Tara Galovski, PhD; Gary Gordon, MA; Stefanie LoSavio, PhD, ABPP; Jennifer Wachen, PhD

4:00 p.m. – Closing Remarks: Summary Thoughts from the 8th Annual San Antonio Combat PTSD Conference and Future Directions
– RDML Richard Schobitz, PhD, ABPP