Do Executive Functions Play a Role in PTSD?

Presentation by Professor Kathy Haaland

Kathleen Haaland is a Professor of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences and Neurology at the University of New Mexico. She has published over 100 papers and chapters largely focused on the cognitive and neuroanatomical correlates of movement in stroke, Parkinson’s Disease, and Huntington’s Disease. Her research was continuously funded from 1981 to 2014. More recently she has developed an interest in the neuropsychological correlates of PTSD. She has been recognized by the National Academy of Neuropsychology with a Lifetime Career Contribution Award, and she was the previous president of the American Board of Clinical Neuropsychology and the Society of Clinical Neuropsychology. She was the Editor of the Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society until 2014, and she is currently the President-Elect of the International Neuropsychological Society.

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Wed, 01/07/2015 - 1:00pm
Room 1616, Level 16 Mathews Building, UNSW
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