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VISN 6 MIRECC > Leadership


The Mid-Atlantic (VISN 6) MIRECC is a translational research, education and clinical center that develops and applies scientific knowledge and best practices to enhance post-deployment mental health and wellness for our Nation's Veterans and their families.


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John Fairbank, Ph.D.


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Deputy Director

Mira Brancu, Ph.D.






Image of Dr. ShawAssociate Director - Clinical
R. Keith Shaw, Ph.D.




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Assistant Director - Clinical
Eric Crawford, Ph.D.




picture of Robin HurleyAssociate Director - Education
Robin Hurley, M.D.




picture of Katherine TaberAssistant Director - Education
Katherine Taber, Ph.D.




picture of Richard WeinerAssociate Director - Evaluation
Richard Weiner, M.D.





picture of Jean BeckhamCo-Associate Director - Research
Assistant Director - Genetics

Jean C. Beckham, Ph.D.





picture of Christine MarxCo-Associate Director - Research
Assistant Director - Clinical Interventions & Metabolomics

Christine Marx, M.D.



picture of Pat CalhounAssistant Director - Health Services
Patrick Calhoun, Ph.D.




picture of Scott MooreAssistant Director - Neuroscience
Scott D. Moore, M.D., Ph.D.





picture of Rajendra MoreyAssistant Director - Neuroimaging
Rajendra A. Morey, M.D.




picture of Larry TuplerAssistant Director - Neurocognition
Larry A. Tupler, Ph.D.



Durham VAMC Site
Study Coordinator

Richmond VAMC Site
Robin Lumpkin
804-675-5000 Ext. 4251

Salisbury VAMC Site
Mary Peoples
704-638-9000 Ext. 2956