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Provider Training

Health care providers both in and outside of VA can access WRIISC e-learning modules through the TRAIN Learning Network, a national learning management platform. VA health care providers can access e-learning modules using the Talent Management System (TMS), the learning platform recommended for VA employees. All e-learning modules are available for accreditation.
The following e-learning modules are available:

Recorded Webinars

The WRIISC sponsors an annual series of webinars for health care providers. A number of previously recorded webinars are available on TRAIN and TMS. On TRAIN, all health care providers can search “WRIISC” to find most of the webinars below. All of the webinars below are available on TMS for VA providers. To find a course on TMS, search by ID number. Several webinars are available for accreditation.

    • Airborne Hazards Registry Updates and Outreach Activities TMS ID: 34011
    • Communicating with Veterans on Deployment-Related Exposure Issues TMS ID: 34033
    • Military Cultures - Experiences, Reintegration, and Whole Health TMS ID: 33979
    • Post-9/11 Deployment-Related Exposures TMS ID: 33991
    • Pre-9/11 Deployment-Related Exposures TMS ID: 34014
    • Military Cultures – Experience, Reintegration and Whole Health TMS ID: 33979
    • Airborne Hazards Research Findings and Clinical Applications (TMS only) TMS ID: 34012
    • Garrison Exposures (TMS only) TMS ID: 34013

The WRIISC adds new courses to TRAIN and TMS on an ongoing basis.

Past Webinars

Below are webinars for health care providers presented by the WRIISC between 2017-2018. For VA employees, slides and recordings of these trainings are available by request by contacting

Find the 2019 schedule of webinars.

2018 Webinars

    • Military Service and Combat Deployments: Strengthening the Patient-Provider Alliance in the Context of Moral Injury and Institutional Betrayal - September 25, 2018
    • Sleep and Health: Impact of Sleep Problems and Insomnia on Veteran Health - September 18, 2018
    • Ionizing Radiation Registry - August 14, 2018
    • Agent Orange and Vietnam Veterans - July 17, 2018
    • Latest Airborne Hazards Research Findings and Clinical Applications - June 12, 2018
    • Best Practices for Evaluating Patients with CMI - May 15, 2018
    • Garrison & Deployment Related Exposures - April 10, 2018
    • Integrative Health/Functional Medicine approaches to CMI/GWI - March 20, 2018
    • Depleted Uranium Exposures and Embedded Fragments – What Providers Need to Know - February 6, 2018
    • Sexual Functioning in Veterans: Commonly Reported Difficulties, Dysfunctions, and Disorders - January 23, 2018

2017 Webinars

    • Chemical Weapons Exposures – Clinical Approach to Evaluating Exposure Concerns - December 12, 2017
    • Women Veteran Health Issues - November 28, 2017
    • Overview of the War Related Illness and Injury Study Center (WRIISC) - October 24, 2017
    • Neuropsychological Impact of Common Post-Deployment Health Concerns -, September 12, 2017
    • Integrative Medicine Approaches to Post Deployment Health - August 8, 2017
    • Chronic Multisymptom Illness: Meeting the Diagnostic Challenges - July 25, 2017
    • Implications of Physical Inactivity in Post-Deployment Healthcare: The Role of the VA Provider - July 11, 2017
    • Modeling Complex Illnesses to Discover Effective Therapies - June 13, 2017
    • VA Environmental Health Registry Programs: Facts and Myth Busters - June 6, 2017
    • Risk Communication and Communicating with Veterans - April 18, 2017
    • Pre-9/11 Deployment-Related Exposures -March 28, 2017
    • Airborne Hazards Research Findings and Clinical Applications - March 7, 2017
    • Airborne Hazards Registry Updates and Outreach Activities - February 14, 2017
    • Garrison (Non-Combat) Exposures including Camp Lejeune, January 31, 2017