218th Meeting of the National Advisory Mental Health Council Open Policy Session Agenda
Thursday, May 22, 2008
|3:30 pm||Call To Order
Thomas R. Insel, M.D., Chairman
Director, National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
|3:30-5:00 pm||Concept Clearances
Presenters: David Armstrong, Ph.D.
Division of Extramural Activities (DEA)
Promoting Outstanding Mental Health Innovators in Scientific Excellence (PrOMISE)
Jane Pearson, Ph.D.
Division of Services and Intervention Research
Suicide Prevention Efforts in Emergency Medicine Departments
Susan Koester, Ph.D.
Division of Neuroscience and Basic Behavioral Science (DNBBS)
Comparative Studies of Cortical Development to Link Developmental Neuroscience and Behavior
Thomas Lehner, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Division of Neuroscience and Basic Behavioral Science
The GEI Systems Biology Initiative
Farris Tuma, Sc.D.
Division of Adult Translational Research and Treatment Development (DATR)
Clinical Pharmacotherapy for PTSD
Jeymohan Joseph, Ph.D.
Center for Mental Health Research on AIDS
Viral and Host Genetic Factors Regulating HIV-Associated CNS Disease
William Riley, Ph.D.
Division of AIDS and Health and Behavior Research
Home-Based Lithium Level Testing for Bipolar Patients
Robert Heinssen, Ph.D.
Division of Services and Intervention Research (DSIR)
Addressing the Mental Health Needs of Returning Combat Veterans in the Community
|5:00 pm||Recess (Session will resume in Open Policy at 8:30 a.m., Friday, May 23, NIH Campus, Building 31C, 6th Floor, Conference Room 6.)|
Friday, May 23, 2008
Building 31C, 6th Floor, Conference Room 6
National Institutes of Health
9000 Rockville Pike
Bethesda, MD 20892
|8:30–8:35 am||Call To Order
Thomas R. Insel, M.D.
|8:35–9:00 am||Director’s Report
Presenter: Thomas R. Insel, M.D.
|9:00-9:30 am||DSM-V Research Conferences and Task Force Development Report
Presenters: Darrel A. Regier, M.D., M.P.H.
Executive Director, American Psychiatric Institute for Research and Education
Director, Division of Research, American Psychiatric Association
David J. Kupfer, M.D.
Thomas Detre Professor and Chair, Department of Psychiatry, and Professor of Neuroscience
University of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine
|9:30-9:45 am||NIMH Council Workgroup on Research Training: Update on Activities
Presenters: Dilip Jeste, M.D.
|9:45-10:00 am||Council Workgroup on Neurodevelopment: Presentation of Recommendations
Presenters: Pat Levitt, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Pharmacology and Director, Vanderbilt Kennedy Center for Research on Human Development
John S. March, M.D., M.P.H.
Professor and Chief
Department of Psychiatry
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Duke University Medical Center
|10:00- 10:15 am||Break|
|10:15 am -12:15 pm||NIMH NEW Investigators
Presenters: Thomas Blanpied, Ph.D.
Department of Physiology
University of Maryland, Baltimore
Amanda Law, Ph.D.
University of Oxford
Visiting Scholar at the National Institute of Mental Health
Division of Intramural Research Programs
Beatriz Luna, Ph.D.
Laboratory of Neurocognitive Development
Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
David Mandell, Sc.D.
Center for Mental Health Policy and Services Research
Department of Psychiatry
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
|12:15-12:30 pm||Public Comments|