Program

Wednesday, April 13, 2022

Note: all times listed are CST

7:30-8:15am:  Registration Check-in & Coffee/Breakfast*
8:15-8:30am:  Welcome— Ned Kalin, MD & Richard J. Davidson, PhD 
8:30-9:30am:  Bo Li, PhD
                             “Dissecting the Neural Circuitry Underlying Motivated Behaviors”
9:30-10:15am:  Discussion
10:15-10:45am:  (break)
10:45-11:45am:  Meike Bartels, PhD
                                 “Differences in Wellbeing: What Do We Know About Genes, the Brain, and the Environment”
11:45am-12:30pm:  Discussion
12:30-2:30pm:  Lunch Break
2:30-3:30pmDeanna Barch, PhD
                             “Early Emergence of Depression: Understanding Emotion Relevant Risk Factors and Treatment”
3:30-4:15pm:  Discussion
4:30-6:30pm:  Poster Session and Reception


Thursday, April 14, 2022

Note: all times listed are CST

7:30 – 8:30am: Registration Check-in & Coffee/Breakfast*
8:30-9:30am: Sidney Hankerson, MD, MBA
                             “Partnering with Black Churches to Promote Mental Health Equity”
9:30 – 10:15am: Discussion
10:15 – 11:15am: Student Breakout Discussion Sessions (see below)
11:15 – 12:15am: Melissa Rosenkranz, PhD
                                  “Toward an Integrated Understanding of Mind-Body Health: From Mechanisms to Interventions”
12:15 – 1:00pm: Discussion 
1:00pm:
Closing Remarks – Ned Kalin, MD and Richard J. Davidson, PhD 


Breakout Discussion Sessions – Thursday 10:15 – 11:15am:

  • Bo Li, PhD – Room 1170
  • Meike Bartels, PhD– Room 1260
  • Deanna Barch, PhD – Room 2329 (elevator)
  • Sidney Hankerson, MD, MBA– Orchard View Room 3280 (elevator/stairs)
  • Melissa Rosenkranz, PhD– Atrium near Welcome Desk
  • Ned Kalin, MD – HF DeLuca Forum
  • Richard J. Davidson, PhD – HF DeLuca Forum

breakout map – see slide #4