Lulu & Sam Willson Professor in the School of Medicine, Associate Chair of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Director of the Center on Stress and Health, and is founder and Medical Director of the Center for Integrative Medicine at Stanford University School of Medicine, where he has been a member of the academic faculty since 1975 and was Faculty Senate Chair in 2010-2011. He is Past President of the American College of Psychiatrists and of the Society for Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis. He has published 10 books, 368 scientific journal articles, and 156 book chapters on hypnosis, psychosocial oncology, stress physiology, trauma, and psychotherapy.HeintroducedAcute Stress Disorder in theDSMIV, and serves on the DSM-5 work group on anxiety, trauma-related disorders, and dissociative disorders. He is winner of 22 awards, including the 2011 Arthur Sutherland Award from the International Society of Psycho-Oncology for Lifetime Achievement, the 2004 Judd Marmor Award from theAmerican Psychiatric Association for contributions to biopsychosocial research, and the Hilgard Research Award from the International Society of Hypnosis. He was featured in Bill Moyers' Emmy award winning PBS series, Healing and the Mind, and recently on the Jane Pauley Show and Good Morning America.