June 10, 2021 ● 1:00 P.M. – 2:30 P.M. ET

Hilary Blumberg, M.D., Yale University

Crystal Tennille Clark, M.D., Northwestern University

Strength in the face of challenge: Youth Suicide Prevention Research among the White Mountain Apache and the Navajo Nation in the time of COVID-19

June 29, 2021 ● 3:00 P.M. – 4:30 P.M. ET

Allison Barlow, Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University

Mary Cwik, Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University

Mitchell Garcia, Center for American Indian Health

Novalene Goklish, M.S., Johns Hopkins University

Emily Haroz, Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University 

Jerreed Ivanich, Ph.D., Colorado School of Public Health

Cindy Kaytoggy, Center for American Indian Health

Victoria O’Keefe, Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University

National Institute of Mental Health
James Jackson Memorial Award

July 28, 2021 ● 12:00 P.M. – 1:30 P.M. ET

Enrique W. Neblett, Jr., Ph.D., University of Michigan School of Public Health and

Detroit Community-Academic Urban Research Center

August 5, 2021 ● 11:00 A.M. – 12:15 P.M. ET

Damien Fair, Ph.D., University of Minnesota Medical School

September 21, 2021 ● 2:00 P.M. – 3:30 P.M. ET 

Miya Barnett, Ph.D., University of California, Santa Barbara

Sarabeth Broder-Fingert, M.D., M.P.H., University of Massachusetts Medical School

Emily Feinberg, Sc.D., C.P.N.P., Boston University School of Medicine; Boston University School of Public Health

Tania Israel, Ph.D., University of California, Santa Barbara


The National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), is excited to announce the 2021 NIMH Office for Disparities Research and Workforce Diversity (ODWD) Webinar Series for investigators conducting or interested in conducting research on mental health disparities, women’s mental health, minority mental health, and rural mental health.


The webinars are appropriate for new and early-stage investigators, established researchers, graduate students, policymakers, clinicians, and anyone interested in learning more about conducting research on mental health disparities and global mental health with support from and .


Don’t miss this valuable opportunity!