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Participant List

Participant List (Row) for Oct 2018 Meeting of the Alliance for Research Progress


Active Minds
Carin Levine
American Association of Suicidology
Collen Creighton
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
John Madigan
Jill Harkavy-Friedman
Black Women's Health Imperative
Tammy Boyd
Tamea Williams
Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance
Michael Pollock
Eric Scharf
Families Empowered and Supporting Treatment of Eating Disorders (F.E.A.S.T.)
Laura Collins Lyster-Mensh
Juvenile Bipolar Research Foundation
Anna-Christina Allen
Mental Health America
Nathaniel Counts
National Alliance on Mental Illness
Andrew Sperling
National Association of State Mental Health Program Directors
Aaron J. Walker
National Council of Urban Indian Health
Kimberly Fowler
National Organization for People of Color Against Suicide
Donna Barnes
One Mind
Joan Demetriades
Research America
James Taylor
RI International
David Covington
Paul Galdys
Schizophrenia and Related Disorders Alliance of America
Linda Stalters
Gordon Lavigne
Dewansh Goel
Stanley Medical Research Institute
Maree Webster
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
James Kretz
The Ryan Licht Sang Bipolar Foundation
Anna Rutherford
The University of Ottawa Institute of Mental Health
Florence Dzierszinski
TLC Foundation for Body Focused Repetitive Behavior
Tara Peris
Treatment Advocacy Center
Jessica Walthall


National Institute of Mental Health
Joshua Gordon, M.D., Ph.D.
Director, National Institute of Mental Health
Henry Ford Health System
Brian K. Ahmedani, Ph.D., LMSW
Director, Center for Health Policy & Health Services Research,
Director of Research, Behavioral Health Services
Yale University
Tyrone D. Cannon, Ph.D.
Clark L. Hull Professor of Psychology and Psychiatry
National Institute of Mental Health
Alex Martin, Ph.D.
Chief, Section on Cognitive Neuropsychology, Intramural Research Program
National Institute of Mental Health
Mary Rooney, Ph.D.
Chief, Child and Adolescent Treatment Intervention Research Program
Division of Services and Intervention Research
National Institute of Mental Health
Natalie Ziegler M.S.
Chief, Science Writing, Press, and Dissemination Branch
Office of Science Policy, Planning and Communications


Rajni Agarwal
Phyllis Ampofo
Kathleen Anderson
Shelli Avenevoli 
Andrea Beckel-Mitchener
Linda Brady 
Michele Ferrante
Meredith Fox 
Robert Heinssen
Samantha Helfert
Meena Hiremath 
Ann Huston
Megan Kinnane 
Stephanie Lacy
Nicole Martino
Julie Mason
David McMullen
Sandra Molina
Jean Noronha 
Michele Pearson
Melba Rojas
Mary Rooney
Judith Rumsey
Michael Schoenbaum
Natalie Zeigler