May 24, 2018

Bright Nights Community Forum: "Understanding Bipolar Disorder" in Grosse Pointe

6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
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Grosse Pointe Yacht Club
788 Lake Shore Road
Grosse Pointe Shores, MI 48236

A presentation by Melvin McInnis, M.D., Research Director for the Heinz C. Prechter Bipolar Research Program at the University of Michigan, and a panel of experts to answer the audience’s questions. 

6-7 PM Refreshments | 7 PM Program

Bipolar disorder can be a devastating illness, for both individuals and families. It is a chronic disease with unstable and unpredictable moods. However, the positive news is that bipolar disorder is treatable, and new research advances are underway. Join experts from the Prechter Bipolar Research Program to learn more about the latest research on the causes and treatments for bipolar disorder.

 

 

Speakers:

Melvin McInnis, M.D., Prechter Program
Rich Dopp, M.D., Prechter Program
Paul Jenkins, Ph.D., Prechter Program
Kristine Konz, LMSW, Prechter Program
Jennifer F.,Prechter Program Research Participant
Leon Judd, President, NAMI Metro

Free and open to the public, but we ask that you pre-register. Please email kbergman@umich.edu if you have any questions about this event.

*Light hors d’oeuvres and beverages will be served, underwritten by Mr. Al Lucarelli.*