221st Meeting of the National Advisory Mental Health Council Open Policy Session Agenda
Friday, May 29, 2009
Building 31C, 6th Floor
Conference Room 6
National Institutes of Health
9000 Rockville Pike
Bethesda, MD 20892
|8:30 – 8:35 a.m.||Call to Order - Thomas R. Insel, M.D., Chairman
|8:35 – 9:30 a.m.||Director’s Report
Presenter: Thomas R. Insel, M.D.
|9:30 – 9:45 a.m.||Concept Clearance
Presenter: Michael Huerta, Ph.D.
Division of Neuroscience and Basic Behavioral Science
The Human Connectome Project
|9:45–10:15 a.m.||Institute of Medicine Prevention Report Preventing Mental, Emotional, and Behavioral Disorders Among Young People: Progress and Possibilities
Presenter: Carl C. Bell, M.D.
President and CEO
Community Mental Health Council and Foundation, Inc.
Director of the Institute of Juvenile Research
Director of Public and Community Psychiatry
Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Public Health
Department of Psychiatry
University of Illinois
Christopher M. Gordon, PhD
Chief, Secondary HIV Prevention and Translational Research Branch
Associate Director for Prevention
Center for Mental Health Research on AIDS
|10:00 – 11:45 a.m.||Strategic Plan Implementation Process
Objective 1: Promote Discovery in the Brain and Behavioral Sciences to Fuel
Research on the Causes of Mental Disorders
Presenter: Linda Brady, Ph.D.
Director, Division of Neuroscience and Basic Behavioral Science, NIMH
Objective 2: Chart Mental Illness Trajectories to Determine When, Where, and How to
Presenter: Molly Oliveri, Ph.D.
Director, Division of Developmental and Translational Science, NIMH
Objective 3: Develop New and Better Interventions that Incorporate the Diverse
Needs and Circumstances of People with Mental Illnesses
Presenter: Phil Wang, M.D., Dr. P.H.
Deputy Director, NIMH
Objective 4: Strengthen the Public Health Impact of NIMH-Supported Research
Presenter: David Chambers, D. Phil.
Branch Chief, Services Research and Clinical Epidemiology
Division of Services and Intervention Research, NIMH
President and CEO, Mental Health America
Michael Fitzpatrick, MSW
Executive Director, National Alliance on Mental Illness
|11:45 a.m – 12:30 p.m.||Public Comment|