Improving Treatments for Mood Disorders and Depressive Symptoms in Women During Mid and Later Life

June 21, 2022 ● 12:30 P.M. – 2:00 P.M. ET

Barbara Parry, M.D., University of California, San Diego
Susan Girdler, Ph.D., University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Innovations in Social Determinants of Health: Applying the Structural Competency Framework to Mental Health Care and Mental Health Care Research

June 27, 2022 ● 3:30 P.M. – 4:30 P.M. ET

Michael Harvey, Dr.P.H., Temple University
Kelly Knight, Ph.D., University of California, San Francisco

National Institute of Mental Health
James Jackson Memorial Award Lecture

July 27, 2022  12:00 P.M. – 2:00 P.M. ET

Karen D. Lincoln, Ph.D., M.S.W, M.A., FGSA, University of Southern California

Advancing Methods and Measures to Examine the Underlying Mechanisms of Violent Death for LGBTQ Populations

September 2022 ● TBD

Vickie Mays, Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles
Susan Cochran, Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles

Research Workforce Diversity Program

September 2022 ● TBD 

Speakers To Be Announced


The National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), is excited to announce the 2022 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, members of the public, and anyone interested in learning more about mental health disparities and minority mental health research supported by and .


Don’t miss this valuable opportunity!