Today: Inaugural Meeting of the Interdepartmental Serious Mental Illness Coordinating Committee

Inaugural Meeting of the Interdepartmental Serious Mental Illness Coordinating Committee Thursday, August 31, 2017 | 9 a.m.–5 p.m. Eastern Time

The Secretary of Health and Human Services will open the inaugural meeting of the Interdepartmental Serious Mental Illness Coordinating Committee (ISMICC) on Thursday, August 31, 2017, in accordance with the 21stCentury Cures Act. The meeting will include information on federal advances related to serious mental illness and serious emotional disturbance, including data evaluation and recommendations for action. Committee members will also discuss workgroups, future meetings, and the Report to Congress.

Members of the public can attend the meeting via telephone or webcast. To join by telephone conference, dial 1-888-469-0942 and enter the passcode 4560055#.

For more information, visit SAMHSA's ISMICC webpage