TITLE: Demons of the Mind: Ebb and Flow in the Sea of Sadness, Part 1
SPEAKER: William Eaton, Myrna Weissman, E. Jane Costello
EVENT DATE: 04/19/2006
RUNNING TIME: 19 minutes
The Office of Scholarly Programs, in conjunction with the Dana Foundation, Heinz Family Philanthropies and the National Institute of Mental Health, sponsored a two-day conference, "Demons of the Mind: 21st Century Science vs. Depression," bringing together top neuroscientists and mental health experts to discuss mental depression.
Speaker Biography: William Eaton is a professor of mental health at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
Speaker Biography: Myrna Weissman is professor of psychiatry at Columbia University and chief of the Division of Clinical and Genetic Epidemiology at New York State Psychiatric Institute.
Speaker Biography: E. Jane Costello is associate professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Duke University Medical Center.