Interviews with Dr. David Cifu on military traumatic brain injury

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In early 2011, David Cifu, M.D., chairman and the Herman J. Flax Professor in the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) at the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine and principal investigator of a $62.2 million federal grant to oversee a national consortium that will study what happens to service members and veterans who suffer traumatic brain injuries (TBI), participated in several interviews about Post-Deployment Syndrome and military TBI.

The following videos are used with permission from, a WETA website (, which produced this series of interviews.

What is Post-Deployment Syndrome?

Post-Deployment Syndrome versus Multiple Syndromes

Where to Begin After Being Diagnosed with Post-Deployment Syndrome?

Motivation After Post-Deployment Syndrome

Good Sleep is Vital for Post-Deployment Syndrome

Take-Home Message: Post-Deployment Syndrome