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Date:
September 16, 2019
Time:
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location:
Main Library/Oak Room
Address:
55 W. 3rd Avenue
San Mateo, CA 94402
Contact:
650-522-7818
Cost:
Free
Shaili Jain
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Conversations at the Library: Shaili Jain / PTSD: The Unspeakable Mind

Monday, September 16, 2019

More than six million Americans suffer from PTSD. Stanford psychiatrist Shaili Jain’s book, The Unspeakable Mind: Stories of Trauma and Healing from the Frontlines of PTSD Science, draws on a decade of her own clinical innovation and research. Dr. Jain argues for a paradigm shift in how PTSD should be approached, highlighting how treatment is being transformed to become more accessible, acceptable and available to sufferers.  **Oak Room, 1st floor*

About the speaker: Shaili Jain, MD, is clinical associate professor at the Stanford University School of Medicine and a PTSD  specialist and Medical Director at the VA Palo Alto Healthcare System. She holds an affiliation with the National Center for Post-traumatic Stress Disorder.

Conversations at the Library is a program series featuring esteemed thinkers, interviewed by Paul Costello, Stanford University senior communications strategist, and followed by an audience question and answer session. Click on the flyer to learn more.