Richard Bryant AC is a Scientia Professor of Psychology at the University of New South Wales, Sydney. Professor Bryant’s research has focused on the nature and treatment of PTSD. He has identified key genetic, neural, and psychological factors underpinning PTSD. His assessment and treatment protocols have been translated into over 15 languages and used in many countries. Professor Bryant has written 5 books, 70 book chapters, and 570 journal articles. He has served on the major committees to define PTSD internationally. In 2016 he received the Companion of the Order of Australia for services to research and management of traumatic stress.