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by National Institute of Mental Health on May 8, 2019 at 9:00 pm
In recognition of National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day, Dr. Peter Schmidt, Principal Investigator and Chief of the Behavioral Endocrinology Branch, and Postdoctoral Fellow, Dr. Kathy Reding, will join NIMH’s Facebook Live event to discuss how puberty affects brain development. […]
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by National Institute of Mental Health on May 1, 2019 at 9:00 pm
On May 2, 2019, Dr. Gregory Berns presents “Seven Years and One-Hundred MRI-Dogs: Awake Unrestrained fMRI in Dogs Reveals Common Neurobiology and Implications for Human Health and Disease” as part of the NIMH Director’s Innovation Speaker Series. […]
Scientific Meeting » NIMH Special Event for...
by National Institute of Mental Health on April 22, 2019 at 9:00 pm
On April 23, 2019, the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) Office of Autism Research Coordination (OARC) will host a special event to recognize National Autism Awareness Month. […]
Science News » NIH BRAIN Initiative Tool...
by Jules Asher on April 16, 2019 at 9:00 pm
Researchers have developed a high-tech support system that can keep a large mammalian brain from rapidly decomposing in the hours after death, enabling study of certain molecular and cellular functions. […]
Scientific Meeting » RDoC ABCT Webinar: How...
by National Institute of Mental Health on April 11, 2019 at 9:00 pm
In April 2019, the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) Research Domain Criteria (RDoC) Unit, the Delaware Project, and the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT) will conduct the third webinar in a series examining the science-to-service pipeline. […]
Science News » Ketamine Reverses Neural...
by Claire Cole on April 10, 2019 at 9:00 pm
Researchers have identified ketamine-induced brain-related changes that are responsible for maintaining the remission of behaviors related to depression in mice — findings that may help researchers develop interventions that promote lasting remission of depression in humans. […]
Scientific Meeting » 10th Anniversary...
by National Institute of Mental Health on April 7, 2019 at 9:00 pm
The 10th Anniversary Conference: Global Mental Health Research without Borders, will showcase findings from cutting-edge science and identify opportunities for new groundbreaking research to address the grand challenges in global mental health. […]
Science News » Fifth Annual BRAIN...
by Lindsey O'Keefe on April 4, 2019 at 9:00 pm
On April 11-13, 2019, approximately 1,500 scientists from many disciplines will attend the fifth annual Brain Research through Advancing Innovative Neurotechnologies (BRAIN)® Initiative Investigators Meeting in Washington, DC. This open meeting provides a forum for discussing scientific […]
Science News » NIMH-Supported Researcher to...
by Lindsey O'Keefe on April 1, 2019 at 9:00 pm
Vikram Harshad Patel, M.B.B.S., Ph.D., whose research has been funded by the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), will receive the John Dirks Canada Gairdner Award for Global Health. This honor recognizes the world’s top scientists and their outstanding achievements in global health […]
Science News » Suicide: How You Can Make a...
by NIMH Press Office on March 25, 2019 at 9:00 pm
The recent deaths of two school shooting survivors has brought the topic of suicide into everyday conversations. It’s important to know some facts and to know what to do if you think someone might be at risk for self-harm. […]