What is the African-American Mental Health Research Scientist Consortium (AAMHRS)?
AAMHRS represents a national effort on the part of experienced and committed social, behavioral, clinical, prevention/intervention,
and medical mental health research scientists to:
► Increase the numbers of competitive grant applications African American research scientists submit to the National Institute
of Mental Health (NIMH)
► Advance the overall participation level of African American mental health researchers in NIMH initiatives and programs
► Foster the development of high-quality individual and collaborative mental health research on racial/ethnic minority
► Build a supportive research network for emerging African American mental health research scientists.