National Network of Depression Centers position statement: Insurance coverage for intravenous ketamine in treatment-resistant major depressive disorder


  • Mark J. Niciu, University of Iowa Health Care, Department of Psychiatry/Iowa Neuroscience Institute, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
  • Robert C. Meisner, McLean Hospital, Psychiatric Neurotherapeutics Program, 115 Mill St., Belmont, MA 02478, USA and Harvard Medical School, Department of Psychiatry, Boston, MA 02115, USA
  • Brent R. Carr, University of Florida College of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
  • Ali A. Farooqui, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
  • David Feifel, Kadima Neuropsychiatry Institute, La Jolla, CA 92037, USA and University of California San Diego School of Medicine, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
  • Adam Kaplin, Mira Pharmaceuticals, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA and the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
  • Jeremy Kendrick, University of Utah School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, University Neuropsychiatric Institute, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
  • Christopher D. Schneck, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Department of Psychiatry, Helen and Arthur E. Johnson Depression Center, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
  • Jennifer L. Vande Voort, Mayo Clinic, Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
  • Sagar V. Parikh, University of Michigan School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Depression Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA

Received 18 July 2023, Revised 1 November 2023, Accepted 3 November 2023, Available online 6 November 2023, Version of Record 15 November 2023.

NNDC 2023 Annual Conference Summary

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We are pleased to report that the NNDC 2023 Annual Conference held from October 12-13, 2023 at the InterContinental Houston in Houston, Texas was a huge success. We are very grateful to our members, attendees, speakers, sponsors, and all of you...

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Pat Rinvelt Retirement

Pat Rinvelt Retirement

Pat Rinvelt, MBA NNDC Director of Strategic Initiatives, 2020-2023 NNDC Executive Director, 2013-2020 Pat retired in March 2023. She provided strategic leadership for several of the NNDC’s key initiatives, lending her extensive experience...

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