Shaili Jain, M.D. is a psychiatrist and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder specialist. She is a Clinical Associate Professor affiliated with the Stanford University School of Medicine and a health services researcher affiliated with the National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, a consortium that is widely regarded as the world’s leading center of excellence on PTSD.
Dr. Jain’s work is widely accredited for elucidating the role of paraprofessionals and peers in the treatment of American veterans with PTSD. Her work has been published in some of the most prestigious medical journals in addition to being featured in national publications such as The New York Times.
Her medical essays and commentary have appeared in the New England Journal of Medicine, the Journal of the American Medical Association, public radio and elsewhere.
Dr. Jain is the author of the forthcoming book THE UNSPEAKABLE MIND: Stories of Trauma and Healing from the Front Lines of PTSD Science (Harper, 2019).