Dr. Gerald August to present at First Annual Dan Markingson Symposium

ITR Co-Director Dr. Gerald August will present on “The Role of the Family in Shared Medical and Mental Health Decision-making” at the First Annual Dan Markingson Symposium on the role of family in mental well-being and mental health recovery. Dr. August is known worldwide for his work on the importance of personal preferences, tailored interventions, and shared decision-making in mental health and addiction treatment for young people.

The half-day event will take place on Wednesday, April 26, from 2 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the Humphrey School of Public Affairs Conference Center. Contact Leslie Bonnell for more information (lbonnell@umn.edu or 612-273-9820) or RSVP here. The lecture will also be livestreamed on YouTube.