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Workshop on Ensuring Quality and Accessible Care for Children with Disabilities and Complex Health and Educational Needs
Date: December 9, 2015 - December 10, 2015 (8:00 AM Eastern)
Children with complex medical and educational needs present a special challenge for policymakers and practitioners who aim to promote children's health. The goal of this workshop is to highlight the main barriers and promising solutions for improving care and outcomes of children in this population.
Webinar: Identifying Opportunities for Prevention and Intervention in the Youth Depression Cascade
Date: November 19, 2015 (2:00 PM Eastern)
This webinar will explore opportunities for prevention and treatment of Major Depression among children and youth, focusing on how national and local priorities for addressing depression and suicide can be informed by adopting the cascade model used in HIV/AIDS to optimize screening and treatment.
The Neuroscience of Gaming: A Workshop
Date: November 16, 2014 (1:00 PM Eastern)
Given the high prevalence of gaming in today’s society, the Institute of Medicine Forum on Neuroscience and Nervous System Disorders, organized a workshop during the Society for Neuroscience 2014 annual meeting, bringing together key stakeholders to explore the neuroscience of electronic gaming, with emphasis on relevant scientific, ethical, and societal issues.