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Transforming the understanding
and treatment of mental illnesses.

Meetings and Events

Research workshops and scientific meetings are some of the best forums in which to identify research gaps and to stimulate new areas of mental health research.

Upcoming Events

Details about upcoming events — including meetings, conferences, workshops, lectures, webinars, and chats — sponsored by the NIMH.

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NIMH Livestream Event on Seasonal Affective Disorder

Virtual

NIMH is conducting a livestream event on seasonal affective disorder with Matthew Rudorfer, M.D., chief of the Adult Psychopharmacology, Somatic, and Integrated Treatment Research Program at NIMH.

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NIMH Workshop on Advancing Training in Suicide Prevention Clinical Care

- Virtual

NIMH will convene a workshop on November 3, 2021, and November 8, 2021, to assess the state of the science related to suicide prevention training in clinical care with the ultimate goal of preventing suicidal behavior through improved training of providers.


Event Summaries

Summaries of past events — including meetings, conferences, workshops, lectures, webinars, and chats — sponsored by the NIMH.

National Advisory Mental Health Council (NAMHC)

Meets three times per year and advises the Secretary of Health and Human Services, the National Institutes of Health Director, and the National Institute of Mental Health Director on all policies and activities relating to the conduct and support of mental health research, research training, and other Institute programs. Council reports include “Setting Priorities for Basic Brain and Behavioral Science Research at NIMH.”