The NIMH Strategic Plan is Available for Comment through 12/21/2007

Notice Number: NOT-MH-08-004

Key Dates
Release Date: November 27, 2007
Comment Deadline: December 21, 2007

Issued by
National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), (

In May 2007, the National Institute of Mental Health launched the process to develop a new Strategic Plan that will serve as a guide to the Institute for advancing mental health science over the next 3-5 years. The Institute has now completed a draft of this Strategic Plan, and seeks public feedback before the main text is finalized. 

The document is written such that the Institute’s Strategic Objectives build upon one another, with themes from the first Objectives mentioned and interwoven with later ones. The finished version will include additional materials, including stories of discovery that highlight collaborative efforts and recent research advances. 

We encourage you to read the draft Strategic Plan and provide any comments you may have via the email address noted in the Plan (  The draft Plan can be accessed at the following website:
Comments will be accepted by email through December 21, 2007.


Inquiries or additional comments concerning this Notice may be directed to:

Della Hann, Ph.D.
Office of Science Policy, Planning and Communications
National Institute of Mental Health
6001 Executive Boulevard, Room 8216, MSC 9667
Bethesda, MD 20892-9643
Telephone: (301) 443-4335
FAX:  (301) 443-1328

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