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Dear Friends,

Thank you for participating in UCLA's Friends of the Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior and the Resnick Neuropsychiatric Hospital Board of Advisors virtual Open Mind/#WOW program. We were pleased to host this zoom event featuring author Terri Cheney and Michael Gitlin, M.D. We hope that you found their conversation stimulating and informative.

Our next virtual Open Mind/#WOW program, Inside The Robe: A Judge's Candid Tale of Criminal Justice in America, with author Judge Katherine Mader (Ret.), will be held on Wednesday, November 18, 2020 at 5PM PT. Judge Mader will be joined in conversation by Professor Elyn Saks, Ph.D., Associate Dean and Orrin B.  Evans Professor of Law, Psychology, and Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at USC Gould Law School and Jonathan Sherin, M.D, Ph.D, Director of the Los Angeles Country Department of Mental Health. You can register for this event here.

We invite you to visit our website, www.friendsofthesemelinstitute.org to learn more about The Friends and Resnick Open Mind/#WOW programs and see a calendar of upcoming events. There you will also find information about The Friends Research Scholar Program that awards grants to early career neuroscientists who are at the forefront of new discoveries about the mind and brain and our newly launched Open Mind Student Film Festival for Mental Health. The Resnick Board supports early career clinicians through the Clinical Innovation Grants program.


Visit website www.friendsofthesemelinstitute.org where you will find a calendar of upcoming events and more information about our Open Mind and Friends Scholar programs.

Please be sure to also check out the videos from our past Open Mind events on our YouTube channel.

Thank you for your attendance and support. Stay healthy and safe and we look forward to virtually seeing you at future Open Mind/#WOW programs. 

Vicky Goodman
Founder and President
Friends of Seme

Laurie Gordon 

Board Chair

Resnick Neuropsychiatric Hospital, Board of Advisors

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