Schedule

Day One – September 27, 2017

DAY ONE: IGNITING THE SPARK

Time
Topic
7:30 – 9:00 am Registation Opens
8:00 – 9:00 am Continental Breakfast
9:00 – 9:20 am Welcome Statements & Agenda
9:20 – 9:40 am Global Mental Health Priorities
9:40 – 10:00 am VA Advances in PTSD & TBI
10:00 – 10:20 am Coffee Break
10:30 – 11:15 am Fireside Chat: Advancing for Veterans Nationally & Globally
11:15 – 11:30 am Cohen Veterans Network: Brief for Public
11:30 – 11:45 am Cohen Veterans Bioscience: Brief for Public
11:45am – 12:00 pm Advocating for Veterans and/or Brain Trauma
12:00 pm Adjourn

DAY ONE: SUMMIT (Invitation-only Stakeholder Sessions)

Time
Topic
12:00 – 1:00 pm Registration
12:00 – 1:00 pm Lunch (for Arriving Guests)
1:10 – 1:40 pm Welcome & Agenda  
1:40 – 2:00 pm Patient Advocate
2:00 – 3:00 pm Panel: National Research Action Plan for PTSD & TBI:  Progress Report
3:00 – 3:30 pm Networking Break
3:30 – 4:00 pm Cohen Veterans Network: Progress Report
4:00 – 4:30 pm Cohen Veterans Bioscience: Progress Report
4:30 – 4:50 pm Keynote: Motivational Speaker
4:50 – 5:00 pm Instructions for Day 2
5:00 pm Adjourn
6:00 pm

7:00 pm

Reception

Special Dinner Event

Day Two – September 28, 2017

DAY ONE: SUMMIT (Stakeholder Sessions)

Time
Topic
7:30 – 8:00 am Breakfast
8:00 – 9:00 am
(ATRIUM)
A View From the Hill
9:00 – 9:15 am TRANSITION TO POLARIS
  POLICY/ADVOCACY CLINICAL BIOSCIENCE
9:15 – 10:45 am Military Supportive Drug Coalition Learning Mental Health System: The CVN Experience Research Grand Challenges Panel
10:45 – 11:00 am TRANSITION/BREAK
11:00 – 12:30 pm Patients’ Perspective Panel Meaningful Data Research Hot Topics I
12:30 – 1:30 pm LUNCH
1:30 – 3:00 pm Fusion of Business, Philanthropic and Non-Profit Ideals Implementation Science Research Hot Topics II
3:00 – 3:30 pm TRANSITION/SHORT BREAK
3:30 – 5:00 pm Reimbursement Landscape & MH Parity What Does Clinical Success Look Like?   Research Path Ahead: Breakouts
5:00 pm Adjourn