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Paul E. Hurwitz, MPH

Instructor in Psychiatry
Senior Program Manager
Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress
Department of Psychiatry Uniformed Services University

Paul E. Hurwitz, MPH, is an Instructor in the Department of Psychiatry and the Senior Program Manager for CSTS. He manages two large and complicated research projects: the Army Study to Assess Risk and Resilience in Servicemembers (Army STARRS) and the follow-on grant the Study to Assess Risk and Resilience in Servicemembers – Longitudinal Study (STARRS-LS). He received his Master of Public Health degree from the University of Michigan with a dual major in Epidemiology and Health Administration. He has more than thirty-five years of experience in the administration and management of large-scale, multi-study, multi-site, multi-year, multi-million dollar health research projects. He has managed many types of epidemiologic studies including surveys, cohort studies, case-control studies, clinical trials, and other epidemiologic studies designed to investigate a wide range of different public health issues. These projects were conducted under several different types of grants and contracts with a variety of Federal government agencies including DoD, NIMH, NCI, NICHD, NIDA, NIOSH, EPA, CDC, and SAMHSA. In addition to program management, his extensive experience includes writing and developing technical progress reports, financial progress reports, policies, procedures, presentations, schedules, milestones, contracts and other types of agreements, budgets, cost projections, OMB submissions, IRB submissions, and final reports.