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Annual Amygdala, Stress and PTSD Conference

17th Annual Amygdala, Stress, and PTSD Conference - BRAIN, BEHAVIOR, AND BEING: UNRAVELING STRESS

16th Annual Amygdala, Stress, and PTSD Conference

Presentation by Amy Adler, PhD: "Operating in High-Stress Contexts: The Role of Peers in Responding to an Acute Stress Reaction"

Presentation by Matthew Knock, PhD:"Using New Technologies to Advance the Understanding, Prediction, and Prevention of Suicidal Behavior"

Presentation by Danny Winder, PhD: "A Mouse-to-Human Approach to Understand the Role of the Extended Amygdala in Stress and Alcohol Use Disorder"

Presentation by Matthew Girgenti, PhD: "Towards Mapping the Cell Type-Specific Regulome of Stress Disorders"

Presentation by Richard Bryant, PhD: "Neural Mechanisms of PTSD and Their Implications for Treating PTSD"

15th Annual Amygdala, Stress and PTSD Conference

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Presentation by Eric Nestler, MD Transcriptional and Epigenetic Basis of Stress
Effects on the Brain

Presentation by Kay Tye, PhD Neural Circuit Mechanisms of Emotional and Social

Presentation by David Forbes, PhD Evidence Based Treatment For PTSD: Where
Are We and Where Do We Need to Go into the Future

Presentation by David Brody, MD, PhD Individualized Resting-State fMRI-Guided
Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Treatment for Depressive Symptoms in
Military Traumatic Brain Injury Patients

Presentation by Vincent Capaldi, MD COVID-19: Behavioral Health Assessment

14th Annual Amygdala, Stress and PTSD Conference

Presentation by Anne Germain, PhD: "Wake up to Sleep! A Translational Perspective of the Role of Sleep in Readiness and Resilience"

Presentation by Dennis S. Charney,MD: "Resilience: The Science of Mastering Life’s Greatest Challenges"

Presentation by Jessica M. Gill, PhD, RN: "Gene-activity and Proteins that Relate to Chronic PTSD Symptoms"

Presentation by James L. Griffith, MD: "Mobilizing Hope in the Face of Despair: Applying Social Neuroscience Research in Brief Clinical Encounters"

Presentation by Irwin Lucki, PhD: "Preclinical Development of Ketamine and the Metabolite 2R,6R-Hydroxynorketamine for Depression and Other Disorders"

Playlist of 14th presentations

13th Annual Amygdala, Stress, and PTSD Conference: The Sequela of Trauma  

12th Annual Amygdala, Stress and PTSD Conference: Understanding Stress

11th Annual Amygdala, Stress and PTSD Conference: The Effects of Stress and Loss

Presentation by Michael S. Fanselow, PhD: "Neural Mechanisms of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder as seen through Stress-Enhanced Fear Learning"

Panel 1 Discussion moderatated by William P. Nash, MD with Mar Sanchez, PhD and Patrizia Casaccia, MD, PhD as the Panel Members

Presentation by David S. Krantz, PhD: "Stress, Anger, and Coronary Heart Disease: Downstream Effects of PTSD"

Presentation by Naomi Michele Simon, MD, MSc: "Understanding the Diagnosis and Treatment of Complicated Grief: A Post-Loss Stress Disorder"

Panel 2 Discussion moderatated by Patcho N. Santiago, MD, MPH with Michael S. Fenslow, PhD and Naomi M. Simon, MD, M.Sc and David S. Krantz, PhD as Panel Members

Playlist of 11th presentations & panels