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Alliance for Research Progress - July 12, 2013 Meeting » Agenda

Meeting Agenda
Bethesda, Maryland


TimeEventSpeaker(s)
8:30 – 9:00 a.m.Registration 
9:00 – 9:45 a.m.Welcome and State of the NIMHThomas R. Insel, M.D.
Director, NIMH
9:45 – 10:00 a.m.DialogueAlliance Participants, NIMH Director, and staff
10:00 – 10:45 a.m.A Behavioral Weight Loss Intervention in Persons with Serious Mental IllnessGail L. Daumit, M.D., M.H.S.
Associate Professor
Medicine, Psychiatry, Epidemiology, Health Policy and Management and Mental Health
Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions
10:45-11:00 a.m.Break 
11:00– 11:45 p.m.Empowered Patients Live Longer: The Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer FoundationScott Santerella
President and CEO
Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation
11:45 – 12:15 p.m.DialogueAlliance Participants, NIMH Director, and staff
12:15 – 1:15 p.m.Lunch 
1:15 – 2:00 p.m.Predictive Medicine for Psychiatry: Optimizing Treatment for Depression Using Brain ImagingHelen S. Mayberg, M.D.
Professor of Psychiatry, Neurology and Radiology
Dorothy C. Fuqua Chair in Psychiatric Neuroimaging and Therapeutics
Emory University School of Medicine
2:00 – 2:15 p.m.DialogueAlliance Participants, NIMH Director, and staff
2:15 – 2:30 p.m.Break 
2:30 – 3:30 p.m.Neural Circuits: The New Frontier of Neuropsychiatric Diagnostics and TherapeuticsKafui Dzirasa, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Center for Neuroengineering
Duke University Medical Center
3:30 – 4:00 p.m.Dialogue on Research PrioritiesAlliance Participants, NIMH Director, and staff