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223rd Meeting of the National Advisory Mental Health Council Open Policy Session Agenda

Thursday, September 24, 2009

Neuroscience Center
Conference Room C/D/E
6001 Executive Boulevard
Rockville, Maryland 20852

Time Event
10:00–10:05 a.m. Call to Order
Thomas R. Insel, M.D.
Director, NIMH
10:05-10:40 a.m. Director’s Report

Presenter:
Thomas R. Insel, M.D.
Director, NIMH

Discussion
10:40-11:00 a.m. Sharing Imaging Data in NIH-Sponsored Research Projects

Presenters:
Dan Geschwind, M.D., Ph.D.
Gordon & Virginia MacDonald
Distinguished Chair in Human Genetics
Professor of Neurology & Psychiatry
University of California, Los Angeles

Jean Noronha, Ph.D.
Chief, Extramural Policy
Division of Extramural Activities, NIMH

Discussion
11:00-11:30 a.m. National Advisory Mental Health Council Interventions Workgroup Update

Presenters:
David Lewis, M.D.
Co-Chair
Director, Translational Neuroscience Program
University of Pittsburgh

John March, M.D., M.P.H.
Co-Chair
Director, Division of Neurosciences Medicine
Duke Clinical Research Institute

Discussion
11:30 – 11:45 a.m. Comments From Retiring Council Members

Glorisa J. Canino, Ph.D.
Director, Behavioral Sciences Research Institute
University of Puerto Rico
Medical Sciences Campus
San Juan, PR

Norwood Knight-Richardson, M.D., M.B.A.
Vice Chairman of Department of Psychiatry
Director of the Public Psychiatry Training Program
Director of Oregon Health and Science University
Neuropsychiatric Institute
Oregon Health and Science University
Portland, OR

Pat R. Levitt, Ph.D.
Director, Zilkha Neurogenetic Institute
Chair, Department of Cell and Neurobiology
Keck School of Medicine of USC
USC School of Pharmacy
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA
11:45–12:00 p.m. Public Comment
12:00 p.m. Adjourn