'Dream team' of researchers to study Army
Photo Credit: Kenneth Frager, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
Vice Chief of Staff of the Army Peter Chiarelli, Secretary of the Army Pete Geren, and Director of NIMH Dr. Thomas Insel discuss the partnership between the Army and the National Institute of Mental Health during a media roundtable at the Pentagon, July 16. The Army is funding a five-year, $50 million study on risk and protective factors related to mental health and suicide in the Army. Also participating (L-R) were Dr. Robert Ursano of the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Dr. Ronald Kessler, professor of health care policy at Harvard Medical School, and Dr. Steven Heeringa, director of the Statistical Design Group at the University of Michigan.
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