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Open Policy Session May 2007 Agenda

Friday, May 11, 2007
8:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.

Building 31C, 6th Floor Conference Room 6
National Institutes of Health, 9000 Rockville Pike
Bethesda, Maryland

FUTURE COUNCIL MEETINGS
(Day 1–Closed Grant Review; Day 2–Open Policy Session)
2007 2008 2009
September 20–21 January 10–11 February 12–13
May 22–23 May 28–29
September 18–19 September 24–25
Agenda
Time Event
8:30–8:35 AM CALL TO ORDER – Thomas R. Insel, M.D.
Director, National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
8:35–9:30 AM DIRECTOR’S REPORT
Presenter:
Thomas R. Insel, M.D.
Director, NIMH
DISCUSSION
9:30–10:30 AM DEVELOPMENTS IN SERVICES AND INTERVENTION RESEARCH: UPDATE ON THE NIMH CLINCIAL TRIAL NETWORKS AND 'ROAD AHEAD' COUNCIL WORKGROUP REPORT
Presenter:
Philip Wang, M.D., Dr.P.H.
Director, Division of Services and Intervention Research, NIMH
DISCUSSION
10:30–10:45 AM BREAK
10:45–11:30 AM REASSESSING APPROACHES TO THE GENETICS OF MENTAL ILLNESS
Presenter:
Stephen T. Warren, Ph.D.
William Patterson Timmie Professor and Chair Department of Human Genetics
Emory University School of Medicine
DISCUSSION
11:30–11:50 AM CAPITALIZING ON SCIENTIFIC OPPORTUNITIES: UPDATE FROM THE DNBBS CONTE CENTERS WORKSHOP
Presenter:
Linda Brady, Ph.D.
Director, Division of Neuroscience and Basic Behavioral Science (DNBBS), NIMH
DISCUSSION
11:50 AM–12:10 PM CONCEPT CLEARANCES
Presenter:
Andrea Beckel-Mitchener, Ph.D.
Program Chief, Functional Neurogenomics Program Molecular, Cellular and Functional Genomic Neuroscience
Research Branch, DNBBS

Kathleen C. Anderson, Ph.D.
Program Chief, Neural Bases of Cognition Program Behavioral Science and Integrative Neuroscience
Research Branch, DNBBS
DISCUSSION
12:10–12:30 PM PUBLIC COMMENTS
12:30 PM ADJOURN