The Heinz C. Prechter Bipolar Research Program is hosting the 15th Annual Prechter Lecture featuring Norm Ornstein as keynote speaker at this year’s (virtual) lecture. Norm is a political scientist, contributing author for The Atlantic magazine, frequent commentator on MSNBC, and emeritus scholar at the American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research.
Norm will talk about “Reforming and Transforming Our Broken System on Serious Mental Illness,” including stories of his family’s journey with bipolar disorder. After his talk, there will be a panel discussion about the present & future of mental health policy, with several faculty panelists, including Drs. Melvin McInnis, Polly Gibson, Amy Kilbourne, and Marianne Udow-Phillips.