Nominations are requested for the 2017 MED Associates Brady-Schuster Award, Outstanding Dissertation Award and the Young Psychopharmacologist Award. These awards will be given at the 2017 APA convention in Washington, D.C. Please take some time over the next weeks to identify qualified nominees and submit nomination materials. Candidates must be nominated by a member or fellow of Div. 28. It is preferred, but not required, that nominees be a member of Div. 28 and APA. Please also consider nominating a candidate who has been previously nominated but not chosen for one of the awards. 

Emailed materials may be sent to Catherine Stanger. Please put "Div. 28 Nomination" in the subject line on all emails.

The deadline for materials is Jan. 15, 2017.

Division 28 Awards

  • MED Associates Brady-Schuster Award
    The MED Associates Brady-Schuster Award honors a mid-career or senior scientist who conducts outstanding research underscoring the fundamental importance of behavioral science to psychopharmacology or substance abuse.

  • Outstanding Dissertation Award
    The Outstanding Dissertation Award honors the best recent doctoral dissertation in psychopharmacology and substance abuse.

  • Young Psychopharmacologist Award
    The Young Psychopharmacologist Award recognizes honors a young scientist doing original, meritorious work in psychopharmacology.

2016 Award Winners

  • Outstanding Dissertation Award Recipient: Katherine Marks, PhD

  • Young Psychopharmacologist Award Recipient: Matthew Kirkpatrick, PhD

  • Med-Associates Brady-Schuster Award Recipient: John Grabowski, PhD