(Feb. 24, 2012) -- The UTSA Office of Disability Services will present a talk by Don McGeary, a psychiatrist and nationally recognized expert in chronic pain and trauma management including PTSD (post-traumatic stress syndrome). Free and open to UTSA students, faculty and staff, the lecture "Veterans in the Classroom: PTSD on Campus or Clash of Culture?" will be 2-3 p.m., Friday, March 2 in the University Center Ballroom (1.104) on the UTSA Main Campus.
McGeary is a board-certified clinical health psychologist and assistant professor and clinical psychology internship training director in the Department of Psychiatry at the UT Health Science Center San Antonio.
Additionally, he is principal investigator for a $1.6 million study testing a cognitive behavioral psychotherapy for comorbid chronic pain and PTSD among injured service members with the $25 million STRONG STAR Research Consortium investigating treatments for combat-related PTSD among military personnel.
Disability Services will offer certificates of attendance for students to submit to professors offering extra credit for attending the event as well as CEU credit for those with licensure requirements.
For those who need an accommodation to attend the program, contact Kim Arrendell, Disability Services, at 210-458-2940.
A revolution in cloud computing is underway, and Ravi Sandhu believes it will be much bigger than the PC and Internet revolutions that have already changed the way we live. Sandhu, director of the UTSA Institute for Cyber Security, says UTSA is taking a leadership role in tackling three fundamental cloud technology problems: how to build and operate the cloud, how to use it profitably for diverse applications and how to keep it secure.
Sandhu, the Lutcher Brown Distinguished Chair in Cyber Security in the College of Sciences, and Ram Krishnan, assistant professor of electrical engineering in the UTSA College of Engineering, are funded by a $500,000 grant from the National Science Foundation to improve cloud security.
Did you know? Sandhu, a world-renowned cybersecurity expert, holds 30 patents, has authored more than 250 papers and been cited more than 30,000 times.
Join AIA San Antonio’s Women in Architecture group for their networking and happy hour event, where all design professionals are welcome.
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This documentary, presented by the San Antonio Film Festival, documents the experience of re-entry after incarceration. The film features Michael Gilbert, associate professor in the department of criminal justice and director of the Office of Community and Restorative Justice program at UTSA.
Tobin Center for the Performing Arts, 100 Auditorium Circle
Discover resources and strategies for teaching Tejano history and culture and get a special educator's tour of the new long-term exhibit, Los Tejanos.
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This cowboy-themed programming, offered in conjunction with Our Kids Magazine's Kidcation Week, gives families the opportunity to visit with cowboy docents, enjoy readings and visit activity tables.
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The UTSA Alumni Association hosts this annual gala honoring the Alumna of the Year, Alumnus of the Year and the Alumnus of the Year Lifetime Achievement award winners.
Hyatt Regency Hill Country Resort & Spa, 9800 Hyatt Resort Dr.
After graduation, Queretaro native founded a music label recognized by SXSW
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