Meetings

  • Advancing Therapeutic Development for Pain and Opioid Use Disorders through Public-Private Partnerships: A Workshop Date: October 11, 2017 - October 12, 2017 (1:30 PM Eastern)

    The Forum on Neuroscience and Nervous System Disorders proposes to host a public workshop bringing together key stakeholders to advance the discussions that emerged from the three National Institutes of Health meetings scheduled in June and July 2017 to address the opioid epidemic, and examine potential implementation barriers and opportunities related to the proposed approaches discussed.
  • Enabling Novel Treatments for Nervous System Disorders by Improving Methods for Traversing the Blood-Brain Barrier – A Workshop Date: September 8, 2017 (8:30 AM Eastern)

    The Forum on Neuroscience and Nervous System Disorders will host a workshop on March 20-21, 2017 titled "Enabling Novel Treatments for Nervous System Disorders by Improving Methods for Traversing the Blood-Brain Barrier – A Workshop."
  • Biomarkers of Neuroinflammation – A Workshop Date: March 20, 2017 - March 21, 2017 (1:00 PM Eastern)

    The Forum on Neuroscience and Nervous System Disorders will host a workshop on March 20-21, 2017 titled "Biomarkers of Neuroinflammation – A Workshop."
  • Therapeutic Development for Nervous System Disorders in the Absence of Predictive Animal Models of Disease: A Workshop Date: September 12, 2016 - September 13, 2016 (1:00 PM Eastern)

    The Forum on Neuroscience and Nervous System Disorders will host a workshop on September 12-13, 2016 on "Therapeutic Development for Nervous System Disorders in the Absence of Predictive Animal Models of Disease: A Workshop."
  • Multimodal Therapies for Brain Disorders: A Workshop Date: June 14, 2016 - June 15, 2016 (1:30 PM Eastern)

    The Forum on Neuroscience and Nervous System Disorders will host a workshop on June 14-15, 2016 on "Multimodal Therapies for Brain Disorders: A Workshop."
  • Providing Sustainable Mental Health Care in Ghana: A Workshop Date: April 28, 2015 - April 29, 2015 (8:30 AM Eastern)

    This workshop convened key stakeholders to examine country specific opportunities to improve the health system infrastructure in Ghana in order to improve and develop sustainable access to mental health to ensure that the right patients get the right care and treatment at the right time, in the right setting.
  • Non-Invasive Neuromodulation of the Central Nervous System: A Workshop Date: March 2, 2015 - March 3, 2015 (8:30 AM Eastern)

    This workshop will explore opportunities, challenges, and ethical questions surrounding the development, regulation, and reimbursement of non-invasive neuromodulation devices for the central nervous system.
  • Financial Incentives to Support Unmet Medical Needs for Nervous System Disorders: A Workshop Date: January 20, 2015 - January 21, 2015 (8:30 AM Eastern)

    This workshop will explore opportunities to foster private sector innovation by supporting new investments directed toward the development of novel therapeutics to meet unmet needs for nervous system disorders.
  • Providing Sustainable Mental Health Care in Kenya: A Workshop Date: January 13, 2015 - January 14, 2015 (8:30 AM Eastern)

    Recognizing the importance of sustainable mental health care, this workshop brought together key stakeholders to examine country specific opportunities to improve the health system infrastructure in Kenya in order to improve and develop sustainable access to mental health to ensure that the right patients get the right care and treatment at the right time, in the right setting.
  • The Neuroscience of Gaming: A Workshop Date: November 16, 2014 (1:00 PM Eastern)

    Given the high prevalence of gaming in today’s society, the Institute of Medicine Forum on Neuroscience and Nervous System Disorders, organized a workshop during the Society for Neuroscience 2014 annual meeting, bringing together key stakeholders to explore the neuroscience of electronic gaming, with emphasis on relevant scientific, ethical, and societal issues.