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Care During the Transition from the DoD to the VA
Every service member transitioning from the DoD to the VA is screened for TBI. If detected, a comprehensive evaluation is performed.
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Produced by Ashley Gilleland and Victoria Tilney McDonough, BrainLine.
Joel Scholten, MD, is associate chief of staff for Rehab Services at the Washington DC VA Medical Center. Dr. Scholten also works in VA Central Office within the PM&R Program Office as the national director of Special Projects. His research interests include traumatic brain injury, polytrauma, and pain.
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