, Oct. 26, 2006,11109.shtml GREAT NECK, N.Y.--Some of the latest ideas and explorations in brain science will be presented on Friday and Saturday, October 27th and 28th, when NARSAD hosts its 18th annual New York Mental Health Research Symposium. Robert M.A. Hirschfeld, M.D., chairman of psychiatry and behavioral sciences at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, and a member of NARSAD's Scientific Council, has selected 15 scientists who will present their work from the 197 recipients of NARSAD Young Investigator Awards in 2005. Hirschfeld will moderate the symposium with Herbert Pardes, M.D., president and CEO of New York-Presbyterian Hospital.