Menninger CEO to Present on Perfect Depression Care to Local Clinicians

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

coffey-sm-link-websiteC. Edward Coffey, MD, president and chief executive officer of The Menninger Clinic, will speak at a joint meeting of the Houston Psychiatric Society and the Houston Psychological Association on February 18 in the Texas Medical Center.


His presentation is titled "Pursuing Perfect Depression Care: A Model for Clinical Transformation." The program's learning objectives are to:

  • Describe the Institute of Medicine's Chasm Report and how it can be used as a road map for dramatic transformation of healthcare systems
  • Discuss the Zero Suicide Initiative, an international collaboration to eliminate suicde in communities and health systems

The event begins with a reception at 6:30 pm at Trevisio and is followed by dinner and the program at 7 pm.