San Antonio Military Medical Center

APPCN MEMBER SINCE 2009


SAN ANTONIO MILITARY MEDICAL CENTER
JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO, FORT SAM HOUSTON

Robert A. Seegmiller, Ph.D., ABPP-CN
Neuropsychology Service
MCHE-BMN
Brooke Army Medical Center
3551 Roger Brooke Dr., Bldg 3600
Fort Sam Houston, TX 78234-6200

Telephone: (210) 916-7641 
E-mail: robert.a.seegmiller2.civ@mail.mil

For a detailed program description click on this link:
http://bamc.amedd.army.mil/staff/education/allied-health/behavioral-medicine/clinical-neuropsychology-fellowship-program.asp

NOTE: Beginning in 2015 the San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium (SAUSHEC) Postdoctoral Fellowship in Clinical Neuropsychology at SAMMC began admitting only active duty military psychologists for training

Program will do interviews at INS in 2016:  No


Policy regarding on-site interviews: Email or telephone inquiries regarding the fellowship at BAMC are welcome!

2017 application deadline: Deadlines for applications separately determined for US Army and US Air Force applicants.

2017 residency start date: 17 July 2017

Clinical neuropsychology residency openings for 2017: 2 (one Army, one Air Force)

Clinical neuropsychologists: 4 Full-time; 1 part-time in the Neuropsychology Service at the San Antonio Military Medical Center. 4 additional Full-time neuropsychologists provide supervision at rotation training sites.

With ABCN/ABPP: 2 Full-time; 0 part-time
(see webpage above for additional information about faculty)

Other psychologists: 39 Full-time (in the San Antonio Military Medical Center Department of Behavioral Medicine)

Graduate training of residency applicants:

Preferred: Clinical/Counseling Psychology, Neuropsychology experience during Internship

Please note that U.S. military policy only allows applicants from APA-accredited graduate programs and internships. CPA accreditation alone is not sufficient.

Not Accepted: School Psychology, Non-Psychology Doctoral Programs

Primary emphasis: Adult

Emphases of training opportunities:

Strong: Neuropsychological assessment, neuropsychological rehabilitation, neuropsychological consultation, neuropsychology practice in a military setting, training affiliations with Brain Injury Rehabilitation Services at SAMMC, South Texas Veterans (VA) Health Care System, other Military and VA Medical Centers

Moderate: Neuropsychological research, supervision (Fellows supervise Clinical Psychology interns)

Availability of patient populations:

Strong:Traumatic brain injury, psychiatric conditions, ethnically diverse population

Moderate: Dementia, Neurodegenerative Disorders, stroke and cerebrovascular disease, Other neuropathological conditions

 

 

updated 03/22/2016