Research!America Annual Meeting of Members

Location: 
Washington, DC
Address: 
Willard InterContinental Hotel
1401 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, DC 20004
United States
Event Date: 
Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Research!America invites our member organizations to join the Board of Directors and distinguished guests for the 2018 annual meeting and luncheon on March 14, 2018, noon–2:00 p.m. ET. 

Guest speaker will be The Honorable Eddie Bernice Johnson (D-TX-30), Ranking Member of the U.S. House Committee on Science, Space and Technology and a member of the Congressional Mental Health Caucus.

A panel discussion, moderated by Joyce Frieden, News Editor, MedPage Today, will touch on advances in mental health research and care.

Panelists include:

Brandon Staglin, President, One Mind

Linda Brady, Ph.D., Director, Division of Neuroscience and Basic Behavioral Science, NIMH, NIH

Kafui Dzirasa, M.D., Ph.D., Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke Institute for Brain Sciences

Wayne Drevets, M.D., Scientific Vice President and Disease Area Leader, Mood Disorders, Neuroscience Therapeutic Area, Janssen Research & Development, LLC, Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson 

There is no registration fee for members, however advance registration is necessary. To find out more about membership, contact Thayer Surette at tsurette@researchamerica.org(link sends e-mail).           

Click here to register for the Annual Meeting. The program will be livestreamed here.

Media Contacts

Suzanne Ffolkes
VP Communications
571-482-2710

Anna Briseño
Senior Manager of Communications
571-482-2737

Without continued support for health research, many of the most promising young scientists, their ideas and a myriad of potentially life-changing scientific breakthroughs will vanish into oblivion.
Paul Marinec, PhD; University of California San Francisco