22 Aug '13, 10pm

Editorial: Keep PTSD aid on track: The White House has launched a media blitz touting a collaboratio... #airforce

The White House has launched a media blitz touting a collaboration between the departments of Defense and Veterans Affairs and large university and medical research centers to help veterans suffering the “invisible” signature wounds of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. The “national research action plan” includes two new research consortia that DoD and VA will give $107 million to in order to expand research and treatments for post-traumatic stress disorder and traumatic brain injury. It’s a commendable effort, with specific goals to be met as quickly as within six months and as far out as four years. Sounds like proper urgency, until you consider that President Obama announced this initiative almost a full year ago. Yes, that’s how long it has taken for DoD and VA to get organized and award contracts for the research consortia. This is all too reflective of the snail’s pa...

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