"Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation allows for safe and non-invasive brain stimulation that takes place in an outpatient doctors office. Through CNRM we hope to use this technology to find new ways to alleviate symptoms associated with PTSD and TBI."
Colonel Geoffrey Grammer completed his Bachelor of Science in Biology at the Virginia Polytechnic Institute before beginning his training in medicine at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USUHS) in Bethesda, Maryland, graduating in 1996. Subsequently, he completed residency in Internal Medicine and General Psychiatry at Walter Reed Army Medical Center, followed by a fellowship in Geriatric Psychiatry.
COL Grammer currently holds board certification in Psychiatry, Geriatric Psychiatry, and Behavioral Neurology and Neuropsychiatry. He is also currently an Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at his alma mater, USUHS.
COL Grammer has completed two deployments to Iraq, serving as the Medical Director for the 785th Combat Stress Control Company on his first deployment and as a Psychiatrist at the Combat Support Hospital at COB Speicher on his second. He has also deployed to Afghanistan as a Psychiatrist at the Combat Support Hospital in Bagram.
He served as the Chief of Inpatient Psychiatric Services at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, which covers the 28 bed General Psychiatry and 6 bed Neuropsychiatry wards for eight years. In August of 2013, he assumed a position at the National Intrepid Center of Excellence (NICoE) as the Department Chief of Research.
COL Grammer’s military awards include the Bronze Star Medal, Meritorious Service Medal, Army Commendation Medal (3rd Award), Army Achievement Medal (3rd Award), Iraq Campaign Medal (3 Stars), Afghanistan Campaign Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, NATO ISAF Medal, National Defense Service Medal (2nd Award), Army Service Ribbon, Army Superior Unit Award and Overseas Service Ribbon (3rd Award).