Mental Health Summit


NJHA Annual Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder Summit: Translational Neuroscience and the Intersection of Neurological and Psychiatric Disorders

May 3, 2018

National and state experts gathered at the New Jersey Hospital Association to discuss the complexities and successes of mental health and substance use disorder treatment in New Jersey at NJHA’s Annual Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder Summit. The annual Summit brings together healthcare leaders from across the state to discuss challenges and solutions to the growing demands for mental health and substance use disorder services.

NJHA welcomed speakers including former Congressman Patrick J. Kennedy, former Congressman Patrick J. Murphy, Dr. Husseini Manji, Dr. Jay Lombard and Dr. Joseph Rempson. Each speaker brought a different perspective to issues ranging from mental health in a military setting to state-of-the-art research to treating concussions in young athletes.

Click here or scroll below to view a recap video of our speakers.

Speakers and Mary

The Honorable Patrick J. Murphy, Dr. Husseini Manji, Dr. Mary Ditri, Dr. Jay Lombard and the Honorable Patrick J. Kennedy.

Murphy Bennett Navs

Veteran Navigator Don Sanford, the Honorable Patrick J. Murphy, NJHA President and CEO Cathy Bennett and Veteran Navigator Norman Glover.

Mental Health Summit 2018 from New Jersey Hospital Association on Vimeo.