Event Summaries About Anxiety Disorders
- The NIMH Director’s Innovation Speaker Series: Decision-Making and Computational Psychiatry: An Explanatory and Pragmatic Perspective
Description: On November 12, Dr. Martin Paulus, Scientific Director and President of the Laureate Institute for Brain Research in Tulsa, Oklahoma, was the guest speaker in the NIMH Director’s Innovation Speaker Series, which focuses on innovation, invention, and scientific discovery. Dr. Paulus discussed whether computational approaches to psychiatry - using computer models to describe the relationship between the brain’s neurobiology, its environment, and mental symptoms - can be useful to better develop and rigorously test an explanatory basis for mental disorders.
- Mini-Symposium - Computational Psychiatry: Multiscale Models of Mental Illness
Location: Washington Convention Center, Washington, D.C.Description:
On November 12, 2017, NIMH hosted a mini-symposium to introduce new and burgeoning field of computational psychiatry.
Sponsors: National Institute of Mental Health