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Event Summaries From 2009

Using Electrophysiological Methods to Understand Neural Mechanisms of, and Treatment Effects in, Mental Illness in Children and Adolescents

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Description: This workshop examined the use of EEG/MEG to understand brain mechanisms of mental disorders in children and adolescents. Participants discussed the advantages of these methods, the limitations, and future directions.

Sponsors: National Institute of Mental Health

Location: Bethesda, Maryland

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Advancing Novel HIV Prevention Intervention Research with MSM

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Description: Advancing Novel HIV Prevention Intervention Research with MSM Meeting Summary

Sponsors: National Institute of Mental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Location: Webinar

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Perinatal Mood Disorders: Components of Care

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Description: A two-day meeting convened in May 2009 educated participants on essential components of care for women with perinatal mood disorders

Sponsors: National Institute of Mental Health, Postpartum Support Virginia

Location: Bethesda, Maryland

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NIMH Institutional Training Grant Program Directors Meeting

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Description: T32 Program Directors and NIMH staff discussed the unique challenges and opportunities associated with training future NIMH investigators.

Sponsors: National Institute of Mental Health

Location: Bethesda, Maryland

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New Perspectives in the Translational Neuroscience of Late Life Mental Disorders

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Description: The goal of this workshop was to bring together basic and clinical researchers to identify key research questions relative to discovering the causes of mental disorders, and to chart mental illness trajectories to determine when, where and how to intervene.

Sponsors: Division of Adult Translational Research and Treatment Development (DATR), National Institute of Mental Health

Location: Bethesda, Maryland

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Bipolar Disorder in Children and Adolescents: New Data to Inform Classification

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Description: NIMH convened a working group of 24 invited experts to present and discuss data to resolve methodological discrepancies in the approaches used to diagnose bipolar disorder in children and adolescents.

Location: Washington, DC

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