26 May 2016, SwissTech Convention Center, Lausanne, Switzerland

Website: thebrainforum.org

This session broaches the challenges that mental diseases pose in terms of socioeconomic burden, public health and better management of patients. This session also focuses on opportunities to develop new strategies for integration of neuroscience with psychiatry and possible novel approaches to develop new medicines based on better knowledge of the biological mechanisms of mental diseases.

Panellists
Dr. Sophie Dix, Director of Research, MQ
Prof. Julio Licino, Deputy Director for Translational Medicine and Head, Mind and Brain Theme, South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute

Chair
Prof. Pierre Magistretti, Dean of the Division of Biological and Environmental Sciences and Engineering, KAUST and Professor of Neuroscience, EPFL

About The Brain Forum
Researchers, engineers, healthcare professionals, entrepreneurs, industrialists, investors, funding agencies and policy makers meet at The Brain Forum 2016, to advance our understanding of how the brain works and to accelerate the application of this knowledge in society and the economy.

 

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Original Publish Date: Published on Jun 17, 2016
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