Crossing the Goal Line; Bringing Ketamine Treatments to the Clinic
Each month The Brain & Behavior Research Foundation hosts a Meet the Scientist Webinar featuring a researcher discussing the latest findings related to mental illness. In May, 2019, the Foundation featured Dr. Gerard Sanacora of the Yale School of Medicine.Description: The discovery and development of ketamine and now esketamine as rapidly acting antidepressants has been one of the major advances in the treatment of mood disorders in the past five decades. This Webinar will provide a brief history of the discovery and development process and will provide an overview of the various clinical trials completed to date. Discussion will focus on addressing clinically relevant questions related to the use of this exciting new treatment approach and the potential benefits this drug can offer to those with treatment-resistant depression.Learn more at https://www.bbrfoundation.org/event/crossing-goal-line-bringing-ketamine-treatments-clinicVisit us on the web: https://www.bbrfoundation.org If you like this presentation, please share it!