Distinguished Professor, Biological Chemistry
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Member, ACCESS Program: Dept. of Biological Chemistry, Brain Research Institute, JCCC Cancer and Stem Cell Biology Program Area, Neuroscience IDP
University of California, Los Angeles
Attendees: Drs. Metz, Lieb, Yang, RN's, Robin Obelmejias, Heather Currier
The Center for Mental Health Policy and Services Research The Neuroscience of Behavior Initiative and The Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics
Marc S. Atkins, Ph.D. Professor of Psychiatry and Psychology, University of Illinois at Chicago
New Models for Children’s Mental Health Services in Urban Communities: Drilling Deeper in Urban Schools
Monday, October 1st, 2012 Time: 1:30pm-3:00pm Location: Steinberg-Dietrich Hall | Room 215 | 3620 Locust Walk
Dr. Atkins is Professor of Psychiatry and Psychology at the University of Illinois at Chicago where he holds appointments in the Department of Psychiatry and the Institute for Juvenile Research. He is a leading researcher in the development of effective mental health services for children and families living in low-income communities. He will present a mental health service model that identifies and leverages indigenous resources within schools and communities to change the social context of schooling for youth in urban poverty, and promote opportunities for positive mental health and improved academic outcomes for children.
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Genetics of human heigh, obesity, and other polygenic traits
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