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2011 Conference Highlights

Monday, March 28, 2011

Opening Keynote Presentation

A Community Based Approach to Providing Mental Health Support in Institutions of Higher Education

Gregory Eells, PhD, Director for Counseling and Psychological Services, and Associate Director, Gannett Health Services, Cornell University

Tuesday, March 29, 2011

Opening Panel Discussion

A Public Health Approach to Depression on College Campuses: Implications of Recent IOM Prevention Studies
Moderator: Kenneth Warner, PhD, Avedis Donabedian Distinguished University Professor of Public Health and Professor, Department of Health Management and Policy, University of Michigan School of Public Health 
Panelists: William Beardslee, MD, Gardner/Monks Professor of Child Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School; Director, Baer Prevention Initiatives, Department of Psychiatry, Children`s Hospital Boston
E. Jane Costello, PhD, Co-Director, Center for Developmental Epidemiology, Duke University Health System; Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University School of Medicine

Closing Keynote Presentation

Personality and Depression in College Students: Opportunities for Early Intervention and Treatment

Drew Westen, PhD, Professor, Departments of Psychology and Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University


Special Thanks to our Donors

The Depression on College Campuses Conference organizers would like to thank the following for their financial contributions to this effort. Without their support and collaboration, this University-wide initiative would not be possible.


Katherine and Tom Goldberg
Ada Louise Wilkie


The Charles E. Kubly Foundation

University of Michigan

Medical School
College of Engineering
Horace H. Rackham School of Graduate Studies
Office of the Provost
School of Social Work
School of Public Health
College of Pharmacy
Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy
Law School
Newnan Academic Advising Center, College of Literature, Science & the Arts
Office of the Vice President, Division of Student Affairs
School of Dentistry
School of Nursing
School of Kinesiology
School of Natural Resources and Environment
Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning
School of Information