|Institute of Living announces winners of BrainDance awards|
|Fourteen students and a teacher from schools across Connecticut were honored at Hartford Hospital’s Institute of Living (IOL) 12th Annual BrainDance Awards on Thursday, April 23, 2015.|
The BrainDance Awards is a state-wide high school academic, artistic, and mixed media competition that encourage high school students to learn about psychiatric diseases and develop a more tolerant and realistic perspective toward people with severe psychiatric problems. The competition also aims to promote students' interest in careers in mental health care.
|THE DISCONNECTED AMONG US: Sandy Hook and the Mind of the Mass Shooter|
|Hartford Hospital’s Institute of Living (IOL) and Real Art Ways invite the public to a free, open community dialogue featuring IOL Psychiatrist-in-Chief, Harold I. Schwartz, MD, entitled The Disconnected Among Us: Sandy Hook and the Mind of the Mass Shooter. This event takes place on Wednesday, April 29, from 7- 8:30 pm at Real Art Ways, 56 Arbor Street, Hartford, Connecticut.|
|IOL Olin Center Director Receives Prestigious 2015 Stanley Dean Award from the American College of Psychiatrists|
|Godfrey Pearlson, MD, founding Director of the Olin Neuropsychiatry Research Center at Hartford Hospital’s Institute of Living, has received the prestigious 2015 Stanley Dean Award for Research in Schizophrenia from the American College of Psychiatrists (ACP). The award ceremony took place at the ACP’s annual conference in Huntington Beach, California on February 21, 2015.|