APA Staff Meet With New NIMH Director

Image of Dr. Hyman Meeting With APA DelegationIn July, an APA delegation met to welcome Steven E. Hyman, MD, as the new Director of the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH). Dr. Hyman and APA officials discussed their shared interest in strengthening ties between basic and clinical science to improve the treatment of mental illness and expand the training opportunities in mental health research.

(From left to right): Paula Trubisky, Legislative & Federal Affairs Officer; William Howell, PhD, Executive Director for Science; Dr. Hyman; Christine Hartel, PhD, Assistant Executive Director for Science; Raymond Fowler, PhD, APA Chief Executive Officer.

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