Research Dinner

2019 Research Dinner

NAMI Minnesota and the University of Minnesota Dept. of Psychiatry will hold its annual Research Dinner on Tuesday, February 26, from 5:30-8:30 p.m., at the Radisson Hotel Roseville, 2540 North Cleveland Ave, Roseville, MN 55113. NAMI’s annual research dinner provides hope and brings new research findings on mental illnesses to the community. This year’s speakers will include members of the University of Minnesota’s Dept. of Psychiatry; full program information will be announced closer to the day of the event.

Tickets are $45 for NAMI Minnesota members, $55 for non-members. Check-in & seating at 5:30 p.m., Dinner & Program at 6:00 p.m. The event is approved by the Minnesota Board of Social Work for 1.5 CEUs

This year’s speakers and topics are:

* Justin Anker, PhD, Assistant Professor:  Double the Trouble:  When Addiction Co-Occurs with Mental Illness
Dr. Anker is a psychologist who studies how and why alcohol addiction co-occurs with other psychiatric disorders.

* Sophia Albott, MD, Assistant Professor:   Depths of Despair: Features of Severe Depression and new Treatment Approaches
Dr. Albott is a psychiatrist who studies novel treatments in severe depression and PTSD.

* Christine Conelea, Assistant Professor:  Stuck on Repeat:  Obsessive-compulsive symptoms in youth and young adults
Dr. Conelea is a child psychologist who studies what happens in the brain when people develop obsessive-compulsive symptoms.

Find Registration Information, here.


Radisson Hotel Roseville
Tuesday, Feb. 26,2019
Emerald Ridge Ballroom
2520 Cleveland Avenue North
Roseville, MN 55113