Welcome to the 2021 NAMI Inspiring Hope through Research registration page. Gail Daumit, M.D., MHS, FACP, and A. Eden Evins, M.D., MPH, will receive the NAMI 2021 Scientific Research Award for their tireless work in the mental health field. They will join an outstanding group of researchers who exemplify our theme of Inspiring Hope through Research.

When: Wednesday, October 6: 5:30 - 8:30 p.m. (ET)

Where: National Press Club
529 14th St NW
Washington, DC 20045

Live streaming information for those who are unable to attend in-person will be forwarded at a later time.

The NAMI Scientific Research Award is supported by the Peter Corbin Kohn Endowment. The Award recognizes the work of researchers who move our scientific understanding and treatment of mental illness forward. NAMI remains deeply committed to research as part of our mission and is excited to showcase the work of Drs. Daumit and Evins at our hybrid in-person and live-streaming event on Oct. 6, 2021.

The 2021 Scientific Research Award lecture will be held in the National Press Club's Holeman Lounge and the reception and award presentation for this event will take place in the National Press Club's Ballroom. This year, we will also be hosting this event virtually.

5:30 to 6:30 pm: Scientific Research Award Lecture

6:30 to 8:30 pm: Reception and Award Presentations

If you are interested in booking a hotel room in Washington, D.C., or would like more information about this event, please contact Jessica Edwards at 703-774-7216 or jedwards@nami.org.

Please fill out the information below to complete your registration!

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