Advance sciense center



Healthy Minds Across America
7 p.m., April 24
Presented by NARSAD, The Brain and Behavior Research Fund

The lecture is free and open to the public.

Presented in partnership with Vanderbilt University and Adventure Science Center.
Registration is recommended as space is limited. Click here to register.


Clues To New Depression Treatments In Your Old Blue Genes
Randy D. Blakely, Ph.D.
NARSAD Scientific Council Member
NARSAD 1996 and 2005 Distinguished Investigator
Alan D. Bass Professor of Pharmacology and Psychiatry
Director, Center for Molecular Neuroscience
Silvio O. Conte Center for Neuroscience Research
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

The Psychic Cell
Ariel Y. Deutch, Ph.D.
NARSAD Scientific Council Member
NARSAD 1997 Distinguished Investigator
Professor of Psychiatry and Pharmacology
Director, National Parkinson Foundation Center of Excellence
Vanderbilt University Medical Center

The Path To New Treatments For Autism Spectrum Disorders
Jeremy Veenstra-VanderWeele, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Pediatrics and Pharmacology
Center for Molecular Neuroscience
Kennedy Center for Research on Human Development


Stephan Heckers, M.D.
NARSAD Scientific Council Member
NARSAD 1991 and 1998 Young Investigator
2002 NARSAD Klerman Award Honorable Mention
James G. Blakemore Professor and Chairman
Department of Psychiatry
Vanderbilt University