Wes Ashford, M.D., Ph.D.
Palo Alto WRIISC Read Profile
Dr. Ashford has been the Director of the War Related Illness and Injury Study Center (WRIISC) site, based at the VA Palo Alto Health Care System, since 2007. Dr. Ashford has a strong interest in understanding the health concerns of Veterans and how to manage their numerous unexplained symptoms, including memory problems and severe chronic pain. His current research is focused on the improvement of the assessing multiple illnesses in Veterans, particularly pain, cognitive impairment, sleep disruption/chronic fatigue, autonomic dysregulation, and non-pharmacologic interventions including rTMS.