219th Meeting of the National Advisory Mental Health Council Open Policy Session Agenda
Friday, September 19, 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., Chairman
|8:35–9:00 am||Director’s Report|
Presenters: Thomas R. Insel, M.D.
|9:00 -10:00 am||Retiring Council Members’ Comments|
|10:15-11:00 am||NIMH Council Workgroup on Research Training: Presentation of Recommendations|
Presenters: Dilip Jeste, M.D.
Distinguished Professor of Psychiatry and Neurosciences
Estelle and Edgar Levi Chair in Aging; Director, Sam and Rose Stein Institute for Research on Aging
Chief, Geriatric Psychiatry Division
VA San Diego Healthcare System
University of California, San Diego
|11:00-11:30 am||IRP Blue Ribbon Panel – Discussion of the Panel’s Recommendations|
Presenters: Solomon Synder, M.D., D.Sc.
Professor, Department of Neuroscience
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
|11:30 AM-12:00 pm||Disparities in Mental Health Care & How to Ensure Fair Treatment|
Presenters: Philip Wang, M.D., Dr.P.H.
Director, Division of Services and Intervention Research
|12:00-12:20 pm||Concept Clearance|
Presenters: David Chambers, D. Phil.
Chief, Services Research and Clinical Epidemiology Branch, Division of Services and Intervention Research
Leveraging Health Care Networks to Transform Effectiveness Research
David M. Panchision, Ph.D.
Chief, Developmental Neurobiology Program Molecular, Cellular & Genomic Neuroscience Research Branch
Division of Neuroscience and Basic Behavioral Science
Exploratory Studies of Induced Pluripotent Stem (iPS) Cells from Healthy and Patient Populations
|12:20-12:30 pm||Public Comments|