Hidden Valley Road
June 4, 2020
Robert Kolker, renowned author of The New York Times #1 bestselling book, Hidden Valley Road, The Story of a Midcentury American Family discussed the story of the Galvin family who had 12 children, six of them diagnosed with schizophrenia, that became science’s great hope in the quest to understand the disease. Mr. Kolker was joined in discussion by Dr. Stephen Marder, UCLA Professor of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences and a world-renowned expert on schizophrenia. Lindsay Galvin Rauch, one of the Galvin family sisters, talked about what it was like growing up in a family with siblings who had severe mental illness.