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.
Details about upcoming events — including meetings, conferences, workshops, lectures, webinars, and chats — sponsored by the NIMH.
- The NIMH Director’s Innovation Speaker Series - CNS Drug Discovery: Multiple Challenges, Multiple Opportunities
―Husseini K. Manji, MD, FRCPC presents “CNS Drug Discovery: Multiple Challenges, Multiple Opportunities” as part of the NIMH Director’s Innovation Speaker Series.
- NIMH Twitter Chat: Eating Disorders
―NIMH Twitter Chat: Eating Disorders
- From Mind-Wandering to Mindfulness: The Role of Attention and Awareness
―This comprehensive symposium incorporates multiple viewpoints and experimental procedures to highlight the interaction between attention and awareness, from mind-wandering to mindfulness.
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.”