International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies

Committees and Task Forces


ISTSS has several committees that carry out a number of different functions for the association. Among them are the following committees. To learn more about them, click on the name of the committee below.

Communications and Exchange of Knowledge

Social Network Administrator

Anne Farina - Chair

Web Editorial Committee

Rachel Liebman - Editor

Protect and Increase Resources

Audit Committee

Lisa Angert-Morris - Chair

Finance Committee

Charles C. Benight - Chair

Global Relationships

Global Collaboration

Miranda Olff - Chair

Global Meetings Committee

Ulrich Schnyder - Chair

Membership Committee

Erika Felix - Co-Chair
Marit Sijbrandij - Co-Chair

Organizational Excellence

Annual Meeting Organizing Committee

Rochelle Hanson - Chair
Amy Williams - Co-Chair

Data Committee

Jaimie L. Gradus - Co-Chair
Dawne Vogt - Co-Chair

Executive Committee

Guidelines Committee

Jonathan I. Bisson - Chair

History of ISTSS

Harold Kudler - Chair

Journal of Traumatic Stress Planning Committee

Nancy Kassam-Adams - Chair


Sandra L. Bloom - Chair

Scientific Program Committee

Paul Frewen - Chair

Professional Home

Awards Committee

Kathryn M. Magruder - Chair

Diversity Committee

Bita Ghafoori - Chair

Special Interest Groups

Kathleen Chard - Chair

Student Research Grant Committee

Erika J. Wolf - Chair

Student Section

Sacha McBain - Chair

Travel Grant Committee

Sarah M. Wilson - Chair

Societal Impact

International Structure and Affiliations Committee

Danny Kaloupek - Chair

Journal of Traumatic Stress Editor

Patricia K. Kerig - Editor

Nominations and Elections Committee

Grete A. Dyb - Chair

Public Health and Policy Committee

StressPoints Editor

Jonathan Purtle - Editor