Overcoming Gaps in the Treatment of Mental Illness: The role of patient-centered research

Location: 
Washington, DC
Address: 
Russell Senate Office Building, Room 325
Washington, DC 20510
United States
Event Date: 
Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Join Research!America, the Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI), National Hispanic Medical Association, and the National Medical Association on June 13 from noon to 1 p.m. ET as we explore advances in patient centered research that are working to improve mental health care, particularly for chronically underserved populations. Overcoming Gaps in the Treatment of Mental Illness: The Role of Patient-Centered Research will share timely developments that can help ensure crucially important mental health services reach those in need.

Panelists include:

Alfiee Breland-Noble, PhD, MHSc., Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Georgetown University Medical Center

Patrick Corrigan, Psy.D., Distinguished Professor of Psychology, Illinois Institute of Technology

Marilyn Perez-Aviles, Research Assistant, Illinois Institute of Technology, Patient partner helped develop the peer navigator program

Sonya Ballentine, Project Manager, Illinois Institute of Technology College of Psychology

Elena Rios, MD, MSPH, FACP, President and CEO, National Hispanic Medical Association (NHMA)

Lunch will be served at this widely attended event. To RSVP, please email Jacqueline at jlagoy@researchamerica.org

Media Contacts

Suzanne Ffolkes
VP Communications
571-482-2710

Anna Briseño
Senior Manager of Communications
571-482-2737

The capabilities are enormous, a little bit of research can pay off quite a bit in the long run.
Paul D’ Addario, retinitis pigmentosa patient