One Mind for Research: The Politics of Advancing Brain Health Research

March 8, 2012 - 2:00pm
Douglass Campus Center

EAGLETON PUBLIC EVENT: Advancing Brain Health Research.

Presentation by Patrick Kennedy, Former Congressman (D-RI) and Co-founder of One Mind for Research:

7:00 pm - Trayes Hall, Douglass Campus Center

Introduction by Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr.

Patrick Kennedy served 16 years in the U.S. House of Representatives, representing Rhode Island, and is predominantly known as the author and lead sponsor of the Mental Health Parity & Addiction Equity Act of 2008. Now Kennedy is the co-founder of the One Mind for Research campaign, the next step in the effort to bring together scientists working in various domains of brain research toward a common goal.