B. Christopher Frueh, Ph.D. is a clinical psychologist, and Executive Director of the Trauma and Resilience Center in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences for McGovern Medical School at the University of Texas Health Sciences Center, Houston, Texas. Through his experience with federally funded research (Principal Investigator on 15 federally-funded research grants; Co-I, Mentor, or Consultant on > 25 others) and contributions to the scientific literature (over 200 professional publications), he has extensive experience with clinical trials, health services, epidemiological, and qualitative research relevant to innovative treatments and mental health service improvements. He also is the author of a series of historical crime novels, writing as Christopher Bartley.