Schizophrenia and new treatments for psychotic disorders will be the focus of the next Brain & Behavior Research Foundation monthly webinar on Tuesday, November 10, 2015 from 2 to 3 p.m. EST. Carol A Tamminga, M.D., Professor and Chair of Psychiatry and Chief of Translational Neuroscience Research in Schizophrenia at the University of Texas (UT) Southwestern Medical School, will discuss her research which seeks to define predictors and understand the mechanism of treatment response for psychotic disorders. Dr. Tamminga co-founded the International Congress on Schizophrenia Research and continues to direct its activities.
The free webinar is open to the public, who can register online at bbrfoundation.org/webinars. During the last 15 minutes of the webinar, Dr. Tamminga will answer questions posed by participants.
This webinar is part of a monthly series in which Jeffrey Borenstein, M.D., President & CEO of the Brain & Behavior Research Foundation, hosts presentations by leading mental health researchers who discuss and answer questions about the latest in new technologies, early intervention strategies and next-generation therapies for brain and behavior disorders and mental illness. Each webinar is live tweeted with the hashtag #brainchat. After the live event, recordings of the webinars are available on the Foundation’s website at: bbrfoundation.org/webinar.
For more information: call 800-829-8289, or visit bbrfoundation.org.