2014 Conference

We are excited to announce that the NNDC 2014 Annual Conference will be held October 22 - 24, 2014 at the University of Illinois at Chicago, and Palmer House Hilton in Chicago, IL. Use this link to see the Agenda, this link to Register, and this link to Book a Hotel Room in the NNDC room block.

The Power of a Network

The NNDC unites the top institutions in the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of depression and bipolar illness, to advance knowledge, improve care, and drive the national conversation.

21 Member Institutions

The National Network of Depression Centers is comprised of 21 member institutions. By uniting these Centers of Excellence in a collaborative network, the strongest players in the field grow stronger, combining unparalleled expertise and fully leveraging available resources to advance the state-of-the-science in the field of mood disorders. 

Welcome!  The National Network of Depression Centers (NNDC) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) network of 21 leading clinical and academic Centers of Excellence in the U.S working to transform the field of depressive illnesses and related mood disorders.


News & Events


The Facts

  • One of the most discouraging realities of depressive illnesses is the very high rates of relapse.

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  • Clinical depression and bipolar illnesses command only a fraction of research funding.

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  • Clinical depression and bipolar illnesses remain shrouded in stigma and shame.

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  • Others have charted a way forward for us.

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Recent Partnerships


In a recent interview with Care For Your Mind, Dr. Greden talks about the collaborative efforts of the NNDC. Read both articles here.