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Brain & Behavior Research Foundation announces spring 2013 conference & free webinars
Date:3/22/2013

To raise awareness of the importance of mental health research and scientific advances related to mental illness treatment, prevention and care, the Brain & Behavior Research Foundation presents a mental health conference and free monthly webinars for the public, families and individuals living with mental illness and mental health professionals. The "Discovery to Recovery: A Path to Healthy Minds" conference on Apr. 30, 2013 in Los Angeles and free, monthly "Meet the Scientist" webinars feature leading experts in mental health research. The Brain & Behavior Research Foundation has invested nearly $300 million in NARSAD Grants to more than 3,400 scientists worldwide since 1987, leading to thousands of scientific achievements to improve the lives of those with mental illness.

Foundation spring 2013 conference and webinar schedule and details follow. As new events, speakers and programs are added, they can be viewed at http://bbrfoundation.org/events-programs.

UPCOMING EVENTS & FREE WEBINARS

MENTAL HEALTH CONFERENCE

"Discovery to Recovery: A Path to Healthy Minds"

Date & Time: Tuesday, April 30, 2013, 9:00 a.m :00 p.m. PDT

Registration: $75-100 (includes sessions, materials, breakfast, lunch); http://bbrfoundation.org/LAConference, 800-829-8289, events@bbrfoundation.org

Venue: Luxe Sunset Boulevard Hotel, 11461 Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90049, http://www.luxesunset.com, 310-476-6571

Description: "Discovery to Recovery" features best-selling author Elyn R. Saks, J.D., Ph.D., expert-led panel and sessions on the latest advances in mental illness research, treatments and early intervention to improve the lives of
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Contact: Sally Corbett
scorbett@bbrfoundation.org
516-829-0091 x242
Brain & Behavior Research Foundation
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