Veterans

Time:  1:00 PM to 2:00 PM ET Series:  VIReC Database and Methods Seminar Speakers:  Charles Maynard, PhD Description:  The purpose of this presentation is to Identify data sources for Veteran vital status ascertainment and to understand the strengths and limitations of these data sources for mortality ascertainment. Register to attend Ascertaining Veterans’ Vital Status: Data …

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Time:  12:00 PM to 1:00 PM ET Series: Patient Aligned Care Teams (PACT) Demonstration Labs Speaker:  John Fortney, PhD Description:  Veterans with poor access to mental health services at VA Medical Centers are eligible for Community Care or regional Telemental Health Hubs. This project compared patient reported outcomes for veterans referred to Community Care and …

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The Journal of Military, Veteran and Family Health (JMVFH) is seeking high-quality, timely articles that explore chronic pain in military members, veterans, and their families, for publication in a November 2021 special edition. The purpose of the special edition is to highlight emerging research, trends, and future directions regarding the nature, extent, impacts, prevention and …

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Time:  2:00 PM to 3:00 PM ET Series: Mild TBI Diagnosis and Management Strategies Speaker: Kathleen Carlson, PhD; Benjamin Morasco, PhD; Maya O’Neil, PhD Description: We conducted a systematic review of literature published through February, 2020, on the prevalence of chronic pain in Veterans and Servicemembers (SMs) with a history of mild traumatic brain injury …

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Drs. George and Hastings talked with the PMC about the AIM Back Trial, which is looking at increasing and improving access to non-drug care pathways for veterans with low back pain.

Time:  1:00 PM to 2:00 PM ET Series: Spotlight on Pain Management Speaker: Steve Martino, PhD; Marc Rosen, MD Register to attend Engaging Veterans Seeking Service-Connection Payments in Pain Treatment

Time:  1:00 PM to 2:00 PM ET Series:  VIReC Database and Methods Seminar Speaker:  Kristin de Groot, MPH Description:  This VIReC Database & Methods cyberseminar session will provide an overview of Medicare data available to VA researchers and describe how these data can be used to identify Veterans’ use of health services paid by Medicare. …

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