The IVMF is the first interdisciplinary national institute in higher education focused on the social, economic, education and policy issues impacting veterans and their families post-service. Through our focus on veteran-facing programming, research and policy, employment and employer support, and community engagement, the institute provides in-depth analysis of the challenges facing the veteran community, captures best practices and serves as a forum to facilitate new partnerships and strong relationships between the individuals and organizations committed to making a difference for veterans and military families.

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2013

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Research Brief: "Managing Behavioral Health needs of Veterans with Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) in Primary Care", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Mental Health Diagnosis and Occupational Functioning in National Guard/Reserve Veterans Returning from Iraq", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Military Children and Families: Strengths and Challenges During Peace and War", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Partnering With Communities to Address the Mental Health Needs of Rural Veterans", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Patterns of Multimorbidity in Elderly Veterans", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Peer Mentoring and Financial Incentives to Improve Glucose Control in African American Veterans", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Predictors of Psychiatric Disorders in Combat Veterans", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Prevalence of Childhood Trauma Among U.S. Army Soldiers With Suicidal Behavior", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Prospectively Assessed Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Associated Physical Activity", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Risk of Incarceration and Other Characteristics of Iraq and Afghanistan Era Veterans in State and Federal Prisons", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Soldiers to Citizens: The Link between Military Service and Volunteering", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Student Veterans in Transition: Re-enrolling after War Zone Deployments", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Substance Use Among Military-Connected Youth: The California Healthy Kids Survey", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Suicide Among Patients in the Veterans Affairs Health System: Rural-Urban Differences in Rates, Risks, and Methods", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Supporting the Education Goals of Post-9/11 Veterans with Self-Reported PTSD Symptoms: A Needs Assessment", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "The Impact of Veterans' Preference on the Composition and Quality of the Federal Civil Service", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "The Influence of Combat and Interpersonal Trauma on PTSD, Depression, and Alcohol Misuse in U.S. Gulf War and OEF/OIF Women Veterans", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "The Role of Social Support in Exposure Therapy for Operation Iraqi Freedom/Operation Enduring Freedom Veterans: A Preliminary Investigation", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Transitions in Dual Care for Veterans: Non-Federal Physician Perspectives", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Veteran Status, Extramarital Sex, and Divorce: Findings from the 1992 National Health and Social Life Survey", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Weight Change Following U.S. Military Service", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Where Did You Serve? Veteran Identity, Representative Bureaucracy and Vocational Rehabilitation", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Women Service Members and Veterans Returning to Colleges and Universities: An Exploratory Analysis", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Snapshot of the IVMF: Annual Report 2013, Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Social Media and What it Can Do for Your Small Business, Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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The Annual Employment Situation of Veterans: 2012, Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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A Health and Wellness Presentation with Semper Sarah, VetNet Entrepreneur Track

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Class Eight: Communicating with Your Customer, VetNet Entrepreneur Track

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Class Eight: What's Next, VetNet Entrepreneur Track

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Class Eleven: Networking!, VetNet Entrepreneur Track

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Class Five: Reflection -- Make Meaning Through Your Business, VetNet Entrepreneur Track

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Class Four: Competition -- Know the Enemy, VetNet Entrepreneur Track

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Class Nine: Marketing Research, VetNet Entrepreneur Track

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Class One: Mission, Aspiration, & Risk, VetNet Entrepreneur Track

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Class Seven: The Economics of a New Venture, VetNet Entrepreneur Track

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Class Six: Niche Thyself! How to Think about Product Positioning, VetNet Entrepreneur Track

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Class Ten: Building a Business Team, VetNet Entrepreneur Track

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Class Three: More on the Customer: Market Analysis, VetNet Entrepreneur Track

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Class Twelve: The Enemy of Entrepreneurship -- Fear & Change, VetNet Entrepreneur Track

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Class Two: Will my Ideas Work?, VetNet Entrepreneur Track

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It's all about Who You Know -- A Strategic Discussion on F2F Networking for Veteran Entrepreneurs, VetNet Entrepreneur Track

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Office Hours One: Mission, Aspiration, & Risk, VetNet Entrepreneur Track

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Office Hours Three: Market Analysis, VetNet Entrepreneur Track

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Office Hours Two: Will my Ideas Work?, VetNet Entrepreneur Track

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Opportunity Recognition: Lessons from a Vetrepreneur's Tech Start-up Story, VetNet Entrepreneur Track

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Opportunity Recognition: Lessons from a Vetrepreneur’s Tech Start-up Story, VetNet Entrepreneur Track

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Procurement Technical Assistance Center Presentation, VetNet Entrepreneur Track

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Vetrepreneurs Hiring Veteran Employees -- A Strategic Discussion, VetNet Entrepreneur Track

2012

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Brief Overview of VR&E/VR, Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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IVMF in Focus: 2011-2012 Annual Report, Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "A Call to Duty: Educational Policy and School Reform Addressing the Needs of Children From Military Families", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Access to Care for Women Veterans: Delayed Healthcare and Unmet Need", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Adolescent Well-Being in Washington State Military Families", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "A New Generation of Women Veterans: Stressors Faced by Women Deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "BMI Trajectory Groups in Veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan Wars", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Caregiver Objective Burden and Assessments of Patient-Centered, Family-Focused Care for Frail Elderly Veterans", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Challenges and Opportunities of Operation Enduring Freedom/Operation Iraqi Freedom Veterans with Disabilities Transitioning into Learning and Workplace Environments", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Civilian Employment Among Recently Returning Afghanistan and Iraq National Guard Veterans", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Cognitive-behavioral Coping Strategies Associated with Combat-related PTSD in Treatment-seeking OEF–OIF Veterans", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Combat Exposure and Mental Health: The Long-Term Effects among Vietnam and Gulf War Veterans", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Coming Home: Student Veterans’ Articulation of College Re-Enrollment", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Do Homeless Veterans Have the Same Needs and Outcomes as Non-Veterans?", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Do Normative Perceptions of Drinking Relate to Alcohol Use in U.S. Military Veterans Presenting to Primary Care?", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Educational Benefits and Military Service: An Analysis of Enlistment, Reenlistment, and Veterans' Benefit Usage 1991-2005", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Effective Vocational Rehabilitation Services for Military Veterans", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Employment Outcomes and PTSD Symptom Severity", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Exploring the Role of Social Connectedness among Military Youth: Perceptions from Youth, Parents, and School Personnel", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Family Reintegration Difficulties and Couples Therapy for Military Veterans and Their Spouses", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "First Degree Earns: The Impact of College Quality on College Completion Rates", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Health and Health Behavior Differences: U.S. Military, Veteran, and Civilian Men", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Impact of the Seeking Safety Program on Clinical Outcomes Among Homeless Female Veterans With Psychiatric Disorders", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Meeting Family and Military Needs Through Military Child Care", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Military Marriages: The Aftermath of Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF) and Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF) Deployments", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Military Service and (Dis) Continuity in the Life Course: Evidence on Dis- advantage and Mortality from the Health and Retirement Study and the Study of Assets and Health Dynamics among the Oldest-Old", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Military Training and Personality Trait Development: Does the Military Make the Man, or Does the Man Make the Military?", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Protective Factors and Risk Modification of Violence in Iraq and Afghanistan War Veterans", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Provider, Veteran, and Family Perspectives on Family Education in Veterans Affairs Community-Based Outpatient Facilities", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Psychiatric Status and Work Performance of Veterans of Operations Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Psychological Sequelae of Combat Violence: A Review of the Impact of PTSD on the Veteran’s Family and Possible Interventions", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Psychopathology, Iraq and Afghanistan Service, and Suicide Among Veterans Health Administration Patients", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Risk and Resilience in Military Families Experiencing Deployment: The Role of the Family Attachment Network", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Risk Factors for Homelessness among Women Veterans", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Serving Those Who Have Served- Managing Veteran and Military Student Best Practices", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Student Veterans: A National Survey Exploring Psychological Symptoms and Suicide Risk", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "The Children of Military Service Members: Challenges, Supports, and Future Educational Research", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "The Durability of Beneficial Health Effects Associated with Expressive Writing", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "The Effect of Veterans Benefits on Education and Earnings", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "The Effects of Negative Emotion and Expressive Writing on Post-Traumatic Stress Symptoms", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "The Long War and Parental Combat Deployment: Effects on Military Children and At-Home Spouses", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "The Transferability of Military-Provided Occupational Training in the Post-Draft Era", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "U.S. Military Veterans Transition to College: Combat, PTSD, and Alienation on Campus", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Veteran Status, Race-Ethnicity, and Marriage Among Fragile Families", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Web-based Post-traumatic Stress Disorder Education for Military Family Members", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Women Veterans’ Reproductive Health Preferences and Experiences: A Focus Group Analysis", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Work-Related Quality of Life and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Symptoms Among Female Veterans", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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The Employment Situation of Veterans: 2011, Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

2011

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Research Brief: "Military Service and Men’s Health Trajectories in Later Life", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Secondary Trauma and Military Veteran Caregivers", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Toward a Theory of Discontinuous Career Transition: Investigating Career Transitions Necessitated by Traumatic Life Events", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

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Research Brief: "Work-Related Disability, Veteran Status, and Poverty: Implications for Family Well-Being", Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University