Discovery Museum Speaker Series 2020 Featuring Dr. Gene Beresin - Episode 1

Wednesday August 12

7:00 PM  –  8:30 PM

Join the conversation at the Discovery Museum 2020 Speaker Series featuring 

Gene Beresin, M.D.
Executive Director of The Clay Center for Young Healthy Minds at Massachusetts General Hospital

Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School
Senior Educator in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Massachusetts General Hospital

A Two-Episode Mini-Series Focusing On:

Coronavirus and Family Mental Health

Episode 1:
August 12, 7:00 - 8:30 pm

Episode 2:
October 7, 7:00 - 8:30 pm
(registration for Episode 2 will open after the August 12th event)

Each episode presented virtually via Zoom Webinar

Discovery Museum is pleased to offer a unique opportunity to hear from Dr. Gene Beresin, Executive Director of The Clay Center for Young Healthy Minds at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) on the topics that matter most to you.  The first in a two-episode mini-series focused on Coronavirus and Family Mental Health, this event will be moderated by Discovery Museum CEO, Neil Gordon. 

Dr. Beresin lectures widely on behalf of the Clay Center’s dedication to promoting and supporting the mental, emotional, and behavioral well-being of children, teens, and young adults.  The Center is experienced in supporting families with both neurotypical and neurodiverse children.  This presentation is suitable for parents, grandparents, educators, and anyone with concern about the short- and long-term impact of Coronavirus on our communities’ children and families. 

The second episode in this mini-series will take place on October 7 and address the realities of the start of the school year. Registration for the October event will open in August.

After completing the form below (please note there are multiple screens), you will receive a registration confirmation email, which will also include a link to the survey to submit questions for Dr. Beresin. Please contact Karen Kerns at if you do not receive this email so we can help you with your registration. 

If you do not have Zoom installed on your computer or mobile device, you can download it at It is recommended you do this before August 12th so you are prepared to join the webinar.