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Alliance for Research Progress - October 14, 2014 Meeting » Agenda

Meeting Agenda
Rockville, MD

Time Event Speaker(s)
8:30 – 9:00 a.m. Registration  
9:00 – 9:45 a.m. Welcome and State of the NIMH Thomas R. Insel, M.D.
Director, NIMH
9:45 – 10:30 a.m. NIMH Strategic Plan Kevin Quinn, Ph.D.
Acting Director, Office of Science Policy, Planning, and Communications, NIMH
10:30 – 10:45 a.m. Break  
10:45 – 11:30 a.m. Mood Network: The Mood Patient Powered Research Network Andrew A. Nierenberg, M.D.
Director, Bipolar Clinic and Research Program; Associate Director, Depression Clinical and Research Program; Director, Clinical Research Support Office, Clinical Research Program; Massachusetts General Hospital
11:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Dialogue Alliance Participants, NIMH Director, and staff
11:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Lunch  
1:00 – 1:45 p.m. Opportunities Provided by Health IT Advances Karan Singh, M.B.A.
Co-founder, Ginger.io
1:45 – 2:00 p.m. Dialogue Alliance Participants, NIMH Director, and staff
2:00 – 2:45 p.m. Assessing Risk and Protective Factors for Suicide in U.S. Army Soldiers James Churchill, Ph.D.
Program Officer, Army Study to Assess Risk and Resilience in Servicemembers, NIMH

Michael Schoenbaum, Ph.D.
Senior Advisor, Mental Health Services, Epidemiology, and Economics; Office of Science Policy, Planning and Communications, NIMH
2:45 – 3:00 p.m. Dialogue Alliance Participants, NIMH Director, and staff
3:00 – 3:15 p.m. Wrap Up and Adjourn Thomas R. Insel, M.D.
Director, NIMH